Are Truck Drivers Liable for Accidents?

When Is the Truck Driver Liable for a Crash? | Colombo Law

Out of all of the vehicle accidents that happen daily, truck accidents are some of the most dangerous. These crashes result in injuries and fatalities at a much higher rate than accidents involving passenger vehicles. […]

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What Are Compensatory Damages in West Virginia?

Injured man on couch reading medical bill in disbelief | Colombo Law

Personal injury damages can be divided into two broad categories: compensatory damages and punitive damages. If you were injured due to the negligence of another, you may be entitled to compensation. A WV personal injury […]

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Is West Virginia a Comparative Negligence State?

Driver gesturing in disbelief at the damage in a car accident | Colombo Law

In West Virginia, comparative negligence is a major consideration in any personal injury claim. Negligence determines who is at fault and, therefore, who is liable for damages. If both the defendant and the plaintiff are […]

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