Learn how a car accident lawyer can help after a neck or back injury. Some of the most common types of car accident injuries involve damage to the neck and back. Under Ohio law, crash victims deserve to be paid for their accident-related expenses. But how do you actually get the money you deserve for...Read More
How to Take Pictures After a Car Accident
Learn how to capture photographic evidence at the crash scene In the aftermath of a serious car accident, taking photos is probably the last thing on your mind. However, taking pictures is crucial to document the scene. Photos can serve as objective evidence in case of a dispute with insurance companies, support your legal case,...Read More
Can You File a Lawsuit For a Concussion After a Car Accident?
After a crash, an attorney can help you understand your potential legal options. A concussion is a common car accident injury. Unfortunately, it’s also frequently misunderstood. While some people incorrectly believe that concussions are not that big of a deal, they are traumatic brain injuries that can have long-term consequences without prompt medical attention. If...Read More
T-Bone Accidents – Who’s Responsible, Medical Care & Compensation
Columbus, OH, car accident lawyers explain how the legal process works. T-bone accidents are among the most serious types of car accidents. But what exactly is a T-bone accident? Why do they happen? Who’s at fault? And who’s responsible for paying injury victims for their accident-related expenses? These are all important questions. That’s why it’s...Read More
Is I-75 in Ohio Still Dangerous?
Will Ohio's $350 million investment reduce car accidents? The I-75 highway has been a major hotspot of serious and fatal car accidents in Ohio for years. At the Gervelis Law Firm, our Ohio car accident lawyers have handled many claims involving crashes on I-75. We know from experience how bad the highway can be and...Read More
Impaired Drivers Wreak Havoc on Ohio Roadways
Over half of the state's fatal crashes involve impaired driving, highlighting the need for accountability. According to a startling study released by the Ohio State Highway Patrol, car accidents caused by drivers under the influence of alcohol in Ohio have increased dramatically in recent years. "Since 2019, there have been nearly 40,000 OVI (operating a...Read More
What if You Need Surgery After a Car Accident?
It only takes one negligent driver to cause a car accident that can turn your life upside-down in seconds. Suddenly, you are left with a severe injury. You may have been taken to the hospital for treatment. And at some point, doctors may have told you something nobody ever wants to hear – you need...Read More
Pursuing a Camp Lejeune Lawsuit for Toxic Exposure Will Not Impact Future VA Benefits
Your eligibility doesn't change if you file a Camp Lejeune water contamination claim. The Honoring our PACT Act of 2022 was signed into law in August, and its goal is to expand and not diminish the rights of veterans affected by toxic water at Camp Lejeune, Camp New River, Camp Johnson, and Camp Geiger. Gervelis...Read More
What Are Common Injuries in Rear-End Accidents?
One of the most common types of car accidents is a rear-end collision. Maybe you were hit from behind while stopped at a red light on Main Street, rear-ended by a driver following too closely on I-270, or got rammed into from behind by a texting driver on Columbus's Outerbelt. Regardless, the thing all those...Read More
Speeding Responsible for Upsurge in Rush-Hour Car Accidents
IIHS study suggests pandemic may have made reckless driving the 'new normal.' Rush hour has always come with a higher risk of car accidents. This year, however, the danger has grown. A new study says that the chance of getting injured in a car accident during rush hour has increased due to more drivers speeding....Read More