Entries by Gardner Law Firm

How is Fault Determined in a Mississippi Car Accident?

When you’re involved in a Mississippi car accident, the losses start adding up immediately. Your vehicle either needs to be repaired or replaced, you likely need medical care, and you have to take unexpected time off of work. But before you can begin seeking compensation for those losses, you have to prove who is at […]

A Closer Look at PTSD After Surviving a Truck Accident in Mississippi

Truck accidents are often the most dangerous types of vehicle accidents. When a standard passenger vehicle goes up against a vehicle that is 20 times heavier than it, it’s no secret that the passenger vehicle occupants lose. Severe and fatal injuries are far more likely in truck accidents than in other types of collisions, and […]

How to Avoid Common Pitfalls in Mississippi Car Accident Claims

When you’re injured because of another person’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation—but a lot depends on what you do after your accident. There are many mistakes you’ll see among personal injury victims, and unfortunately, some of these mistakes can put your claim in danger. By following the advice given below and discussing your […]

What to Expect at Each Stage of a Personal Injury Claim

If you’ve been left injured because of a negligent driver, property owner, dog owner, or another reckless individual, the thought of pursuing a personal injury claim may seem overwhelming. But that’s why we’re here—with the help of a Biloxi personal injury lawyer, you can focus on recovering from your injuries while we navigate your case […]

Understanding the Impact of Car Accidents on Senior Drivers

A significant portion of the population is reaching the senior stage. In fact, about 20% of all drivers are senior citizens. This period of life comes with its own challenges, and one of those is a possible uptick in car accidents. Car accidents have a profound impact on everyone involved, but senior drivers are at […]

Common Causes of Delivery Vehicle Accidents in Mississippi

With the advent of services like Uber Eats, DoorDash, and Grubhub, there are more delivery drivers on the road than ever before. Unfortunately, this has led to a surge in preventable delivery vehicle accidents. While these services do screen their drivers to avoid hiring unsafe drivers, that isn’t enough to keep reckless drivers off the […]

The Importance of Witness Statements in Auto Accident Claims

When you decide to pursue compensation after a car accident, there are many types of evidence your attorney may use to build a strong case on your behalf. One type of evidence that often comes into play is witness statements. While your version of events provides a foundation for your case, input from third parties […]

Should You Settle or Litigate Your Car Accident Claim?

As you start to think about your next steps after a Biloxi car accident, two main options jump out at you: settle or litigate. While both may lead to either success or failure, the advantages and disadvantages of these options are very different. Before you make any final decisions regarding your car accident claim, it […]