1. 3 Ways To Avoid Drunk Driving Accidents On New Year’s Eve/Day

    Most people don’t know that New Year’s Day is actually the most dangerous time of the year to be on the roads, as this is the day when the most drunk driving-related accidents occur — more so than July 4, which recently had this unfortunate title. In today’s blog post, we’ll go over three ways you can avoid any drunk driving accidents this New Year’s holiday. At The Edwards Law Firm, o…Read More

  2. What You Should Do If You Are Involved In A Truck Accident (With A Drunk Driver)

    Being in a car accident is a scary situation, especially if one of the vehicles involved was a semi-truck. On top of that, if the driver of the semi-truck was under the influence of alcohol, you likely have another world of problems and injuries to deal with. These drivers are responsible for driving large, heavy vehicles with attached cargo at highway speeds, which is why this kind of reckless be…Read More

  3. Statistics You Should Know About Distracted Driving

    Distracted driving is something that is becoming more and more apparent on the roads these days, whether it’s someone who is texting while driving or someone who is doing a task as simple as changing a song on their phone. Technology makes it harder for individuals of all ages to focus on the road — in fact, according to stats from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, about 3,45…Read More

  4. 8 Most Common Mistakes People Make After An Auto Accident

    Being an involved party of an auto accident is an overwhelming and frustrating life situation that happens to us when we least expect it to. According to data from 2009, about 100 people were injured in Oklahoma car crashes daily — that’s about one car accident every seven minutes. That number only continued to rise, as in 2013, there were more than 69,000 car accidents in Oklahoma. As much as…Read More

  5. 5 Common Injuries From Truck Accidents

    Being involved in an automobile accident of any kind is an experience we all hope we never have to go through. It can be scary, traumatic, confusing and can change your life forever. But unfortunately, not all of us end up so lucky, and we or someone we know gets involved in an auto wreck with a large vehicle, such as semi-truck or big rig. The injuries as a result of these accidents are oftentime…Read More

  6. 3 Things To Know When Determining Who’s At Fault In A Truck Accident

    Being involved in an auto accident can be a terrifying and traumatic experience, especially when the truck accident involves a large big rig truck or semi-truck. If you’re in this situation and you’re not sure what the process looks like when determining who was at fault for the accident, you’ve come to the right place. Our truck accident attorneys at The Edwards Law Firm in Tulsa, Oklahoma …Read More

  7. What You Should Be Compensated For When Dealing With A Traumatic Brain Injury Post-Auto Accident

    One of the scariest injuries a victim of an automobile accident can suffer is a traumatic brain injury due to the collision. Traumatic brain injuries can range from mild forms to those that are more severe, but regardless, dealing with one presents a lot of challenges and difficulties. If you have recently been in a collision and are suffering from a head injury, we suggest you hire a reputable an…Read More

  8. Areas of Practice: Part One

    At The Edwards Law Firm, our personal injury lawyers strive to serve our clients with the utmost respect, in addition to recovering compensation from accidents through our personal injury law practice. We proudly serve more than 15 cities in the state of Oklahoma and are here to help you find the justice you deserve. In our practice, our main efforts are focused on the following legal areas: Auto,…Read More

  9. What Injuries Are Caused By Truck Accidents?

    A collision between a passenger vehicle and a large commercial truck can result in horrific injuries that may be permanent or fatal. In 2014, truck accidents involving passenger vehicles resulted in 111,000 injuries and 3,903 deaths, representing a 17 percent increase from the previous year, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The dedicated Tulsa truck accident attorn…Read More

  10. How Do I Prove Liability In A Car Accident Claim?

    The aftermath of a car accident can be a stressful, painful and expensive experience. When seeking compensation for your suffering and loss, it is important to be able to determine which party is at fault and liable for the damages. At The Edwards Law Firm, our dedicated Tulsa auto accident attorneys have represented many car accident claims and know what it takes to prove the other party’s li…Read More

  11. 8 Defensive Driving Tips To Avoid A Car Accident

    Negligent driving can cause a car crash at any moment. If this happens, it is important you know what to do and how to react. It is also important to know defensive driving techniques and to use them every day but it is especially important to use these techniques during holidays when people tend to be under more stress, and bad weather conditions. The Tulsa car accident attorneys at The Edwards…Read More

  12. Oklahoma’s Laws for Motorcycle Operators and Riders

    If you own or frequently travel on a motorcycle, you should be aware of the laws Oklahoma has enacted to ensure the safety of motorcycle operators. These laws are designed to prevent serious injuries or fatalities from occurring. If you or someone you love was injured in a motorcycle accident in Oklahoma, contact the Edwards Law Firm for experienced legal help. Oklahoma Motorcycle License Require…Read More

  13. What You Should Do After Being In A Car Accident

    If you are ever in a car accident, it is important you understand how to handle the situation. Any auto accident, regardless of its severity, can have serious long-term financial and medical effects. There are certain steps you should take to ensure you have the evidence you need for filing a car accident claim and receiving compensation for the damages you have incurred. You can use these tips …Read More

  14. Red Light Enforcement Campaign Begins in Tulsa

    The Tulsa Police Department’s Riverside Division has begun a red light enforcement campaign to crack down on drivers who violate traffic light laws. Throughout the month of April, police will target drivers who run red lights and those who speed up before a yellow light to avoid being caught in a red light. The goal of the campaign is to reduce accidents caused by impatient drivers who choose to…Read More

  15. Who Is Liable For A Commercial Truck Accident?

    Commercial truck accidents are often very different from a typical collision between two personal-use vehicles. Aside from the catastrophic damage that usually proceeds a truck collision, multiple parties are often involved other than the truck’s driver. If you were involved in an accident with a commercial truck, it is important you understand who these parties are and what roles they could hav…Read More

  16. Filing a Claim for Whiplash Following a Car Accident

    Car accidents can cause many different injuries, ranging from mild to severe. One of the most common injuries car accident victims suffer from is a condition known as whiplash. Whiplash is a type of neck injury often associated with car accidents or trauma. It is a painful condition that results from sprained or torn muscles, ligaments and tendons in the shoulders and neck. Recovery from whiplash…Read More