How is Fault Determined After a Car Accident

Accidents

If you ask a person involved in a vehicular accident who was at fault, they’re most likely going to say, “the other guy.” It’s human nature to want to blame things on other people. Well, accidents happen, and usually someone is at fault, but how is “fault” determined after an accident? Oftentimes people involved in […]

How Do Car Insurance Companies Determine Settlements After An Accident?

Insurance Settlements

  Insurance companies take into account a variety of factors to determine settlements after an accident. Chief among these factors are:   What is the nature of the property damage? Was there a personal injury involved? What are the insurance policy limits?   Typically, most accidents involve damages to a person’s vehicle, such that their […]

What Are the Most Prevalent Reasons Accidents Occur?

Car Accident Causes

Why do accidents occur on roads and highways? Typically, crashes occur because of human error. From inexperienced drivers to drunk ones, humans are imperfect. They often go faster than the posted speed limit, ignore signals and stop signs, and don’t wear seat belts, even though they know they should.   Would you rather be in […]

Can Pedestrians Be At Fault if They’re Hit by a Motorist?

Pedestrian Accidents

Can pedestrians be at fault if they’re hit by a motorist? Yes, they can, in whole or in part.   When an accident occurs, there can be two sides of the story– the driver and the pedestrian can both tell the police who they think was at fault. This information in the police report, coupled […]

What is the Process of an Auto Accident Lawsuit?

Auto Accident Lawsuits

If you lose your spouse in a car accident, or experience pain and suffering/emotional distress from a car accident, you may end up filing a “civil lawsuit.” You’re basically seeking financial compensation for car accident injuries which negatively affected your life and well-being.   First, a complaint (also known as a petition) needs to be […]

Special Problems in Traffic Crash Reconstruction conference vendor

  4N6XPRT Systems will be a vendor at the Institute of Police Technology and Managements Special Problems in Traffic Crash Reconstruction conference in St. Pete Beach, FL, May 19 through May 24, 2013.   4N6XPRT Systems’s GM & Technical Support Specialist Daniel Vomhof III will be assisting in the planned test crash(es) to be conducted by the Tulsa […]

NYPD Highway Division Accident Investigation Squad adding more force, but could use 4N6XPRT

Reports have come out this week about the New York City Police department adding more investigation officials to its Highway Division Accident Investigation Squad. This comes as the NYCPD AIS is now required to investigate more accidents than those involving a fatality or one who is likely to die.   It used to be that […]