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In addition to the stressful experience of a car accident, victims often suffer severe injuries and substantial property damage. Understanding the actions to take after an accident can protect your right to compensation when someone else is at fault.
A car accident claim is an official request by the injury victim demanding compensation from an insurer for accident-related losses.
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In your pursuit of recovery from a physical injury, you can obtain compensation for various damages, including pain and suffering. Even so, many injured victims don’t understand how pain and suffering damages work or how to calculate their potential compensation amount.
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Crosswalk accidents can be devastating, resulting in severe injuries or even fatalities. When a pedestrian is struck by a vehicle, the consequences can be life-altering for both the victim and their loved ones. Always know your rights if you were hit in a crosswalk.
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DUI is a serious legal matter that puts lives at risk and has major legal penalties. One critical aspect of DUI cases is the role of treatment programs, which are often mandated as part of the legal process. These programs aim to address underlying issues, promote rehabilitation, and reduce the risk of repeated situations.
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Many people believe that assault accusations are not as serious if they stem from a domestic dispute. However, this is not the case, as the law takes violence against family or household members very seriously. 
If you are accused of domestic violence in Arizona, is it a misdemeanor or felony?
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When you’re driving down the highway and see a truck weigh station ahead, you might wonder what exactly they are for and why they are needed. Truck weigh stations play a vital role in ensuring road safety and preventing accidents caused by overweight trucks. 
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A broadside collision, also known as a side-impact or T-bone collision, occurs when the front of one vehicle crashes into the side of another vehicle. These types of accidents can be incredibly dangerous and often result in serious injuries or even fatalities. 
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Driving under the influence, or DUI, is a crime that is taken very seriously in Arizona. The penalties for a DUI conviction can have a dramatic effect on an individual’s life. The courts will consider various factors when sentencing to ensure a fair and appropriate punishment, including the circumstances surrounding the case and the defendant’s criminal history. 
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The concept of a breathalyzer test – a test that can measure intoxication levels by analyzing blood alcohol content – has been around since the 1920s. The first iteration of a breathalyzer device, the “Drunkometer,” was introduced in 1954. Since then, breathalyzers have undergone significant changes due to advances in technology.
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Driving while intoxicated is against the law in all 50 states. While the legal blood alcohol content (BAC) level in Arizona is 0.08 percent, it is possible to get a DUI, or driving under the influence charge, with any level of impairment.
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Having a criminal record with a DUI (driving under the influence) conviction can affect your career, your eligibility for housing and financial aid, and your reputation. Until recently, it was not possible to expunge a DUI conviction in Arizona. However, new laws now allow qualifying individuals to clear their records through expungement.
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Being convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) in Arizona can lead to significant penalties, including mandatory jail time and the loss of your driving privileges. A diversion program is a type of alternative sentence that is available to first-time offenders in some states.
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If you get involved in an automobile accident in Arizona, you most likely do not have to go to court to recover financial compensation through an insurance claim. However, there are situations where taking your case to trial might benefit you, such as if an insurance company does not offer a fair settlement or rejects your claim.
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Driving under the influence (DUI) in Arizona is a serious offense that can come with significant penalties. Being convicted of DUI can result in life-changing consequences, such as mandatory jail time and the suspension of your driver’s license. The strength of your DUI defense can make all the difference if you have been accused of a DUI in Scottsdale.
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In 2022, legislators passed a new law in Arizona that permits motorcyclists to lane filter for the first time. Within certain parameters, two-wheeled motorcycles can now drive on the line between two lanes of same-direction traffic to pass stopped vehicles. Lane filtering must be done safely, prudently and within the confines of Arizona law.
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Emergency vehicles are defined as those used by law enforcement, medical technicians, fire departments and other authorized emergency personnel. In Arizona, there are laws in place to help facilitate the movement of an emergency vehicle through traffic to better serve those in need of their services, as well as to prevent roadside accidents involving parked emergency vehicles.
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