Why would I be entitled to non-economic damages after an accident or injury?

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In a personal injury case, you may be entitled to both economic and non-economic damages for the harm you have suffered. Economic damages are damages that can be quantified and calculated, such as medical expenses, lost wages, and property damage. Non-economic damages, on the other hand, are damages that are more difficult to quantify and […]

What is Utah’s modified comparative fault rule?

Utah follows a modified comparative fault rule in personal injury cases. Under this rule, a plaintiff’s damages are reduced in proportion to their percentage of fault for the accident, but only if the plaintiff is found to be less than 50% at fault. If the plaintiff is found to be 50% or more at fault, […]

What are the motorcycle collision laws in Utah?

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In Utah, motorcycle collision laws cover the legal rights and responsibilities of motorcyclists and other drivers involved in motorcycle accidents. Here are some key motorcycle collision laws in Utah: If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident in Utah, it’s important to consult with a personal injury attorney who can help you understand your […]

What is premises liability law in Utah?

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Premises liability is an area of law that holds property owners and occupiers responsible for injuries that occur on their property due to unsafe or hazardous conditions. In Utah, premises liability law generally requires property owners and occupiers to maintain their premises in a reasonably safe condition for visitors and to warn visitors of any […]

How long does a premises liability lawsuit take in Utah?

The length of time it takes to settle a premises liability lawsuit in Utah can vary widely and depends on a variety of factors, including the complexity of the case, the extent of the injuries sustained, and the willingness of the parties to reach a settlement. Some premises liability cases may be resolved through settlement […]