The Takata airbag scandal has claimed 11 lives and cost hundreds of millions of dollars in repair costs and legal settlements. But the scandal continues to broaden in scope, as a new lawsuit accuses five of the world's largest automakers of installing the airbags while knowing the danger they posed to drivers.Read More
If you own an Audi, you may be at risk for potential vehicle safety issues. Over 500,000 Audis have recently been involved in two separate recalls.
The first recall in effect for certain Audi models is a potential coolant pump problem. A blockage near the coolant pump causes localized overheating, posing a fire risk. Volkswagon has developed a fix for the affected models that would interrupt power to the coolant pump if localized overheating is detected, and anRead More
The loss of a loved one is always tragic, especially so when the loss is sudden and avoidable. If you've lost a loved one in or around Little Rock, you should speak with The Duncan Firm's experienced wrongful death lawyers as soon as possible about your options.
Navigating Arkansas' wrongful death laws can be tricky, and it's easy to be confused as to what youRead More
When we think of medical malpractice, we tend to think of mistakes that were made by attending physicians or other doctors. However, the medical system is a big, complicated thing, and many of our clients have pursued medical malpractice claims against other liable parties.
Every claim is unique, of course. The liable parties in your claim will depend on the specific circumstances of your case. Our medical malpracticeRead More
Were you or a loved one recently injured in a truck accident? Truck accidents involve one or more smaller vehicles and a large truck, often having horrible consequences because the weight difference between the vehicles is so drastic. If you have been injured as a result of a truck accident, you may be entitled to compensation. Some of the expenses after a truck accident may include:
- Medical bills, emergency room visits
If there's one thing our Arkansas car accident lawyers have learned over our decades of work in the field, it's that the steps you take in the immediate aftermath of an accident will go a long way toward determining the success of any future legal action you might take.
We know it can be tough to keep this in mind right after you've suffered an accident. But it's important after your car accident to protect your health and legal options.
How can you do thisRead More
If you own a motorcycle or enjoy riding with a loved one, you probably know that there are risks that go along with riding. Riding a motorcycle is more dangerous due to the size of the motorcycle, the fact that it is less visibility to other drivers, and the fact that motorcycles are on two wheels. There are many variables which can make riding a motorcycle even more dangerous. As a rider, it is important that you understand these inherent risks and prepare yourself so you can protect yourself and yourRead More
Some auto accident injuries require emergency care at the scene, but many others may not be obvious right away. Other injuries may seem minor at first, but can get worse if they are not properly cared for. For these reasons, it is important to seek medical attention following any type of auto accident.
Common auto accident injuries include:
- Neck Injuries -
With more than 250 million vehicles on the roadways in America, including cars, trucks, and motorcycles, there were almost 30,000 fatal crashes in 2014. At the Duncan Firm, our auto accident lawyers handle all types of auto accident claims to help you through the difficult process of making sure you're compensated for your injuries.
Common types of auto accident claims we handle include:
- Car accidents
- Commercial truck accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
Did you know that June is National Safety Month? In effort to prevent common accidents, the National Safety Council is calling attention to safety in all areas of life, from ready response and being healthy to watching for dangers and sharing the road safely.
Because of the high number of claims our auto accident attorneys handle, we think it’s especially important to encourage drivers to share the road safely. Here are a few safe driving tips: