Because of the lack of protection offered on a motorcycle, motorcyclists are vulnerable to some of the most catastrophic injuries possible when a crash occurs. Depending on the circumstances, these injuries could forever alter a person's life. They may make it impossible to work and earn a living, at the same time as medical expenses begin piling up.
Some of the most common...Read More
Our law firm is proud to announce that David Copple has been selected to the 2017 list to be included as a member of the Nation's Top One Percent as named by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel.
To receive this award, attorneys are thoroughly assessed and reviewed. They must first be selected by a special panel of attorneys within the organization, and then approved by a judicial review board. The process is...Read More
Slip and fall accidents can leave you in pain and pressed financially. If you are considering a personal injury claim, you may be wondering how much money you can potentially recover. You may be asking yourself if it's worth it. This is perfectly reasonable. You may be feeling stressed and overwhelmed because of your injury, and pursuing compensation may feel like additional stress.
There is no reliable way to...Read More
April brings warmer temperatures to areas across the country, and as such, more dogs may be out and about with their owners and in yards in your neighborhood. It's important to remember that even the kindest of dogs can become dangerous if they feel threatened, fearful, or territorial. As part of spreading awareness of dog bite prevention, the US Postal Service, the American Veterinary Medical Association, and various other organizations recognize the second...Read More
Car, truck, and motorcycle accidents injure and kill thousands of people every year. Understanding the leading causes of traffic accidents can help you avoid engaging in dangerous behavior and put you on alert for those around you who may be endangering your life. If you are injured in a car accident in Nebraska, contact Copple, Rockey, McKeever & Schlecht online or call 402-218-2641 to schedule a consultation at our Omaha or Norfolk location.
According to AAA, there is an increased risk for fatal car accidents for a full six days following the annual “spring forward.” Risks can increase by as much as 8% during this time, making it important that you remain extra cautious during the first week of daylight saving time. If you are injured by someone who...Read More
In 2015, traffic deaths rose by 7.7%, the largest single-year jump in 50 years. Nearly 36,000 people died in traffic accidents in 2015, with the largest increase in fatalities among males aged 46 to 50. However, males aged 16 to 25 and over the age of 65 were responsible for a majority of the fatal auto accidents in 2015.
The SlideShare below highlights some of the risky driving behaviors that have led to this increase in fatal auto accidents. All stats are from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety...Read More
Just in time for the Super Bowl, Tostitos’ has introduced a new bag of chips that can tell when you’ve been drinking. The new bag design contains a sensor that is calibrated to detect alcohol on a person’s breath. If alcohol is detected, the sensor on the bag turns red and provides a code to quickly contact Uber and secure a ride home....Read More
After a traumatic brain injury (TBI), you may be left reeling with physical and mental disabilities and huge medical bills. If your brain injury was caused by the negligence of another, you have legal rights for financial compensation and retribution. Please take this quiz to find out if our attorneys can help you with your case:
To schedule a case review, please contact Copple, Rockey, McKeever & Schlecht P.C., L.L.O today at (402) 218-2641...Read More