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What's Popular Is Not Always What's Right, Senator

March 13, 2020
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State Sen. Julie Daniels (R-Bartlesville) continues her attack on injured Oklahomans. She authored Senate Joint Resolution 40, which could arbitrarily cap pain and suffering damages in civil cases…

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Emily Biscone: Leading By Example

March 08, 2020
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According to the American Bar Association, women comprise 38% of working legal professionals.…

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Brain Injury FAQ

March 02, 2020
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Traumatic brain injuries are often catastrophic in nature and can result in lifelong challenges for you and your loved ones. The attorneys at Johnson & Biscone have witnessed firsthand the devastation caused by brain injuries, and we’re here to help you through this difficult time in your life. Below are answers to common questions associated with this serious condition.

What are the most common causes of brain injuries?…

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Category: Personal Injury

Who Is Liable if I’m Injured in a Car Accident Caused by Poorly Maintained Roads?

January 28, 2020
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In most instances, car accidents are caused by the negligent actions of a driver. When this situation occurs, the driver at fault for the collision is usually responsible for the injuries and damages suffered by others involved in the accident. However, there are times when an accident is caused by poorly maintained roads. This may be due to a variety of reasons, including:

  • Potholes
  • Missing line markers
  • Improper drainage which can cause hydroplaning on wet roads
  • Lack of visible road signs
  • Malfunctioning traffic signals
  • Oil and chip repairs that haven’t been resurfaced in a timely manner…
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Category: Car Accident

What Are the Laws Governing Medical Malpractice Cases in Oklahoma?

January 15, 2020
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If you’ve been injured due to the negligence of a medical professional, you may be entitled to file a medical malpractice claim to recover compensation for your damages. It’s important to understand that these cases are highly complex, and there are strict rules which apply to them. You will need to work with an experienced medical malpractice lawyer who knows how to navigate these state laws and who can aggressively fight for your rights.

During your initial consultation, our attorneys can explain the laws discussed below in greater detail. We’re happy to answer any questions you may have, and we’ll help you understand your legal…

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7 Steps to Take after a Car Accident

December 20, 2019
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Car accidents can be stressful, overwhelming incidents. Unfortunately, it’s crucial that you think clearly and act decisively immediately following the crash in order to protect your rights. Failure to do so can potentially jeopardize your ability to recover the compensation you deserve in a future car accident lawsuit.

We’ve created the following infographic to help you remember the important steps to take after a collision. The attorneys at Johnson & Biscone have been fighting for the rights of car accident victims in the Oklahoma City area for over 40 years. Give us a call to learn about your options.

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Category: Car Accident

Legal Changes Will Help Injured Oklahoma Workers

December 09, 2019
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In 2013, the Oklahoma Legislature changed the state worker’s compensation system from a judicial process to an administrative system. They implemented new rules and a new system designed to make it harder for working people to receive fair compensation when they are injured on the job.

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Oklahoma Car Accidents during the Holiday Season

November 29, 2019
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The holidays provide a great opportunity to spend time with family and friends, but it also poses unique dangers on our roads. Each year, Oklahoma experiences a spike in car accidents over Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s. It’s important to drive cautiously and defensively during the holiday season in order to minimize your risk of being injured in an accident.

The following infographic highlights the prevalence of car accidents in Oklahoma during the holiday season. Interestingly, more accidents, fatalities and injuries occur over Thanksgiving than Christmas and New Year’s. If you’re injured in a car accident over the holidays, the…

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Category: Car Accident

5 Tips for Avoiding a Car Accident Over Thanksgiving

November 18, 2019
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family enjoying Thanksgiving dinnerIn Oklahoma, more car accidents occur over Thanksgiving than during any other holiday. Last year, there were 555 car accidents over the Thanksgiving week, which exceeded the totals during Christmas, New Years, St. Patrick’s Day and July 4th. For this reason, it’s important to be careful when driving…

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Category: Car Accident