Personal Injury

Of course, the scammers and fraudsters are out every night.  It pays to be careful so you don’t end up as one of their victims.  Scammers are always refining their scams so you may see new tricks.  Here are some of the things you can do to protect yourself.

If you didn’t initiate a conversation on line or on the phone, assume that the “person” on the other end is a scammer and act accordingly.
No matter how attractive you may think you are, handsome men and beautiful women are not sitting at their computers just waiting to fall in
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If you or a loved one was injured in a car accident caused by a driver who was street racing, you may be able to sue for damages or file an insurance claim against the drag racer who caused your injuries. If you suffered bodily injury or property damage, the experienced Scottsdale car accident lawyers at Stone Rose Law can help you hold the at-fault party financially responsible for the harm they caused. We can also build a robust claim on your behalf by thoroughly investigating the accident, gathering vital evidence, and demanding full accountability.  Contact us online or call
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If you were hurt in a collision caused by a driver with road rage, you deserve accountability and justice. You may be entitled to compensation for the harm you’ve suffered. The car accident lawyers at Stone Rose Law can help explain your rights and take legal action on your behalf. Schedule a free consultation by contacting us online or calling us at (480) 428-2697.
What Is Road Rage? 
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the term “aggressive driving” emerged as a label for dangerous driving behaviors, such as:

  • Following too closely
  • Running stop lights and signs
  • Driving


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If you were recently involved in a truck crash but were not physically injured, you may wonder about your legal rights and options. Can you sue if you were not physically harmed? The Scottsdale truck accident lawyers at Stone Rose Law can answer these questions and more when you contact us online or call us at (480) 428-2697 for a free case review. 
Damages in Arizona Personal Injury Cases 
Personal injury victims have a right under Arizona law to seek compensation for the damages they suffered. Damages are the measurable losses that a person suffers that stem directly or indirectly
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Construction zones can be hazardous to drivers, which is why there are signs of impending dangers and reduced speed limits. It can also be confusing for drivers to navigate unfamiliar detours, uneven surfaces, and areas where people are actively working. If you have recently been involved in a car accident in a construction zone in Arizona, the dedicated Scottsdale car accident lawyers at Stone Rose Law can determine if you can file a lawsuit against the at-fault parties. Contact us online or call us at (480) 428-2697 to arrange a free case review. 
Common Causes of Construction Zone Accidents
Construction
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If you were recently involved in a truck crash that you suspect may have been caused by a defect or poor maintenance, you might be confused about how to prove this and how it may impact your personal injury claim. The Scottsdale truck accident lawyers at Stone Rose Law can help you build a robust claim on your behalf. Contact us online or call us at (480) 428-2697 for a free case review. 
Dangerous Malfunctions and Defects 
Trucks contain thousands of moving parts that work together in the truck’s mechanical and electronic systems. If any of these parts fail, the
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Riding a motorcycle is one of the greatest joys in life. However, it can also be one of the most dangerous. If you were injured in a motorcycle accident caused by the negligence of another motorist, the Scottsdale motorcycle accident lawyers at Stone Rose Law can help you demand compensation for the injuries you suffered. Contact us online or call us at (480) 428-2697 for a free case consultation.  
Dangers for Motorcyclists
Motorcyclists face more dangers than occupants in passenger vehicles. These dangers put them at heightened risk for injury or death. Some dangers include: 
Not Treated as Other Motorists
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Getting a commercial driver’s license in Arizona is supposed to help ensure that drivers have a minimum level of skill before operating a large, heavy truck on public roadways. Nonetheless, truck drivers may take dangerous actions that can increase the likelihood of a commercial truck crash. The Scottsdale truck accident lawyers at Stone Rose Law can explain your legal rights and options during a free consultation you can arrange by contacting us online or calling us at (480) 428-2697.
Disqualifications for Truck Drivers 
In Arizona, a CDL license holder can receive a disqualification that prevents them from obtaining a CDL
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If you are involved in a car accident, you will probably be confused about your legal rights and options. This situation can become exponentially more complicated if the accident involves a government vehicle. The dedicated Scottsdale personal injury lawyers at Stone Rose Law have decades of experience and have recovered over $100 million in compensation for our deserving clients. To find out how we can help with your accident involving a government vehicle in Arizona, contact us online or by call us at (480) 428-2697. We are available 24/7. 
Common Arizona Government Vehicles Involved in Motor Vehicle Accidents
Arizona has
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In 2021, there were 13,386 accidents involving trucks in Arizona, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. In fact, there were even 51 accidents involving fire trucks.
Most of these accidents were caused by human error, such as drivers who were not paying attention, were speeding, or were under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Other causes include mechanical problems with the truck and weather conditions.
The majority of truck accidents in Arizona occur on interstate highways, particularly I-40 and I-10. These accidents can cause major traffic delays and often result in injuries or even fatalities.
If you are
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Automobile insurance is an important type of financial protection for all motor vehicle operators in Arizona, including motorcyclists. Insurance can help relieve the financial burden of an accident by contributing to the costs of medical bills and vehicle repairs. Furthermore, if you are legally required to carry insurance on your motorcycle, failing to do so can result in a fine and the suspension of your operator’s license.
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In a serious accident, such as a car crash or bad fall, a victim could suffer a catastrophic injury that results in a condition known as paralysis. Paralysis is the temporary or permanent loss of feeling and function in part of the body.
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Paralysis refers to a loss of sensation and motor function in part or all of the body. Paralysis can be complete or incomplete, temporary or permanent. The most common cause of paralysis is a spinal cord injury, such as a spinal fracture in a car accident.
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Medical diagnosis and its evil twin, misdiagnosis, are profoundly influenced by the physician’s ability to effectively listen to the patient.  There are great diagnosticians and some doctors who are not so great diagnosticians.  The great ones almost always say the same thing, “If you listen to the patient, she will tell you all you need to know.”

There are many trends in medicine which discourage physicians from listening to their patients.  Probably the most important of these is the press of time.  Doctors are being pushed by economics to spend less time on each patient visit.  The less time there
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Can I File Bankruptcy?
Can I File Bankruptcy?  With the current economic conditions and rising inflation, many people are finding that their money does not go as far as before.  Gas is upwards of $5.00 a gallon.  Despite the message from the White House it appears the nation is heading for a recession.  People are using credit to pay for groceries, gas and other daily necessities.  As interest rates increase so do those credit card balances.  At some point you may be looking at your bank statements and paychecks and realize you just do not have the financial
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I recently wrote a post about how our health insurance system is making the delivery of health care worse than it should be.  Here is another horror story for your files.

There are two variables in health insurance plans that can greatly impact what you pay for medical care.  They are the deductible and the co-pay.  The deductible is the amount of medical bills that you must personally pay each year before your health insurance plan will even begin to pay.  A plan with a low monthly premium but a large deductible may prove to be very expensive in the
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