What to Know About Motorcycle Accidents

A motorcycle lying on the ground on a street after an accident in Hobbs.

Motorcyclists are at an extreme disadvantage compared to other vehicles on the road. They have less protection making them vulnerable to serious injury or even death. If you are injured in a motorcycle accident, you need to speak with an attorney.  At The J. Martinez Law Firm, L.L.C., we represent motorcycle accident victims throughout Hobbs, […]

Do I Need an Attorney After a Slip and Fall Accident?

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Get the Compensation You Deserve If You Suffer a Slip & Fall Injury If you are injured in a slip and fall accident, one of the first questions you may have is whether you are entitled to compensation for your injuries. The best way to determine whether you have a valid claim for damages after […]

What Are the Most Common Causes of Car Accidents?

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What to Know If You Were Injured in an El Paso Auto Accident After a car accident, you might be searching for answers. Some of the most common questions include what caused the accident and who can be held liable. If another person was responsible for your injuries, you might be entitled to compensation. However, […]

Most Dangerous Workplace Injuries in Hobbs

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Accidents happen every day, including workplace injuries. They tend to happen so often because there are several hazards in all kinds of workplaces, even in offices and retail! While you can never be too safe, knowing your rights about workers comp and what you can do if you have experienced an accident on the job […]

A Guide on How to Deal with Insurance Companies in a Personal Injury Claims

At some point in your personal injury claim, you will be required to negotiate settlement offers. This will have to also involve the at-fault party’s insurance company. Because insurance companies will immediately offer the lowest settlement possible, you have to be wise about how you demand a bigger offer. We discuss the many tactics you […]

Pedestrian Accidents: How a Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help

In 2019 alone, more than 6,000 pedestrians passed away as a result of personal injuries. The fatalities for pedestrians remain high as one falls victim to a fatal accident almost every hour.  We often see or experience road accidents due to the driver’s fault, which could cost someone’s life. These problems can include overspeeding, drunk […]

Different Risks for Personal Injuries and Accidents for Different Seasons 

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Accidents can happen at any time, but personal injuries can be called for different cases depending on the time of year. Yes, you read that right. For example, personal injury lawyers may be called to help those with an auto accident claim more in the summer than in any other time of the year. Personal […]

How to Go About Filing a Personal Injury Claim 

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If you or someone you know has been in a personal injury, you must file a claim right away. But what if you or a loved one have never filed a claim before? There is no need to worry. No one ever expects to find themselves in an accident or in a hospital to be […]

Common Injuries and Accidents in the Workplace 

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With various work settings and responsibilities, anything can happen. Some of the most high-risk conditions are found in construction and factory settings. Most personal injury lawyers find themselves trying to navigate an accident in these settings, but it can happen anywhere. Whether it is a broken bone, electrocution, or any other kind of injury, you […]