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Do You Need a Lawyer to Negotiate a Car Accident Settlement?

By Clayton HasbrookJul 20, 2016 Legal Information

If you’ve visited our legal blog before, you may have seen our article about whether you need an insurance company to settle a car accident claim.  This time, we’re shifting the focus onto whether you need an attorney.  While it may seem biased for an Oklahoma City car accident lawyer to advise hiring an attorney+ MORE

Steps to Take After a Dog Bite

By Clayton HasbrookJul 19, 2016 Legal Information

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), as many as 4.7 million people are bitten by dogs annually. A troubling statistic is that with 60% of these victims are children.  The Centers for Disease Control also has estimated half of all children who are under the age of 12 have been bitten by a+ MORE

What Types of Dog Breeds Cause the Greatest Number of Deaths and Injuries?

By Clayton HasbrookJul 18, 2016 Legal Information

All types of dogs — including, as we’ll discuss, some unexpected culprits — are capable of inflicting nasty, sometimes life-threatening bite wounds.  However, some breeds pose a greater threat than others.  And, with warm summer weather bringing more animals and people together outdoors, the risk of being bitten or injured increases.  If your child was+ MORE

Are You Required to Wear a Bicycle Helmet in Norman, Oklahoma?

By Clayton HasbrookJul 05, 2016 Legal Information

Summer is the perfect time of year to hop on your bicycle and enjoy the local scenery.  But before you do, remember to put on a helmet.  While Oklahoma doesn’t require adults to wear helmets while bicycling, using a helmet could save your life if you are ever involved in a bike accident.  Hopefully, you+ MORE

Can You Settle a Car Accident without an Insurance Company?

By Clayton HasbrookJun 24, 2016 Legal Information

Many car accidents don’t result in injuries.  This fact is evident in the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office’s most recent accident report, which lists 45,065 out of Oklahoma’s 68,327 total crashes in 2014 — about 65% of that year’s accidents — as resulting in zero injuries.  If you’re ever in an accident that doesn’t result in+ MORE

Can a Car Accident Cause a Torn Rotator Cuff?

By Clayton HasbrookJun 23, 2016 Legal Information

The rotator cuff isn’t a single body part.  It’s actually made up of four separate muscle groups that work together to allow a range of motion in your shoulder.  When your rotator cuff is injured, you can lose the ability to raise or extend your arm, which makes many basic tasks impossible.  If you think+ MORE