Traffic accidents are some of the most common types of legal cases handled in our system. The prevalence of these cases demand that various laws be established for those seeking compensation.
Each state tends to have their own version of these laws as well as different eligibility requirements. Most favor the injured party, while few others indicate everyone is responsible only for themselves.
To learn more about traffic accidents, what state by state laws are regarding negligence and compensation are, how to file a claim, and general information about more specific kinds of traffic accidents, please read some of my articles on the topic.