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Arizona State Bill 1087 Seeks to Increase Liability Car Insurance Minimums

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By Brian C. Dault, Burg Simpson Associate Arizona State Bill 1087 Seeks to Increase Liability Car Insurance Minimums A piece of legislation recently introduced in Arizona would increase the minimum amount of car insurance coverage required for liability policies. Arizona currently has some of the lowest requirements for minimum insurance coverage in the country, and… Read more »

Bad Faith Insurance Claims

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Did you know that Arizona insurance companies owe a duty of good faith and fair dealings to those they insure? This is an important fact for you to remember as you navigate treatment options and explore potential benefits. It is not unusual for insurance companies to deny coverage, in fact, they do it all the… Read more »

Product Recalls are on the Rise

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In the United States alone, a product is recalled every single day on average, according to research from global insurance giant Allianz. These recalls run the gamut of consumer goods, from motor vehicles to snack foods. And they are on the rise. In fact, the Allianz data shows that “Defective product and work-related incidents have… Read more »

Fatality Pumps the Brakes on Driverless Cars

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Pumps the Brakes on Driverless Cars – Accident Attorney Phoenix – Arizona Burg Simpson

Maybe drivers are not quite ready to let go of the steering wheel just yet. At least that appears to be the message that states such as Arizona and California are sending after a deadly crash outside Tempe, Arizona. One of Uber’s self-driving cars struck and killed a 49-year-old woman as she carried her bike… Read more »

Social Media Posts Can Jeopardize Your Personal Injury Claim

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Social Media and PI Claim – Injury Attorney Phoenix – Arizona Burg Simpson

In an incredibly short time, social media has grown from a novel way to pass the time to the primary channel of communication for many people around the world. Roughly 70 percent of Americans are on at least one social media network, but what makes that number even more astounding is that less than 15… Read more »

Use Alternative Medicine with Caution

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Use Alternative Medicine with Caution – Medical Malpractice Lawyers Phoenix Arizona – Burg Simpson

With traditional health care costs skyrocketing higher than ever – for those who are actually able to pay for it – alternative medicine has become increasingly more popular. Alternative medicine, as defined by the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, is “a group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices and products that… Read more »

How to Tell if Your Loved One is Being Abused

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Is Your Loved One Being Abused - Phoenix Injury Lawyer – Arizona Burg Simpson

Arizona is known for its growing retirement population. Nearly 17 percent of Arizonans are 65 or older, making it one of the top 10 states for elderly populations, and well above the national average of 15 percent. Like any state with a large elderly population, elder abuse and neglect continues to be a growing problem…. Read more »

Courts Crack Down On Insurers Acting in Bad Faith

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Bad Faith Insurance – Arizona Personal Injury Attorney – Burg Simpson

In a refreshing bit of news for consumers, courts – and juries – are increasingly holding insurance companies responsible for their bad behavior. Consider that just last month: The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in Atlanta reversed a lower court ruling that dismissed a $2.7 million bad faith claim against Geico for… Read more »

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