The IIHS has revealed its top safety picks for 2018, with models from Toyota, Hyundai and Subaru at the forefront. Safe vehicles are a critical component to reducing the fatal auto accident rate, which increased for a second year in a row in 2016, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Tragically, 37,461...Read More
Tragically, accidents involving large trucks kill thousands of people each year, and injure tens of thousands more. The severe crashes are often catastrophic when they involve smaller vehicles. Please see our slide show to learn more about the most relevant crash statistics regarding large trucks.
Were you or a loved one injured in a crash involving a truck in Omaha, Lincoln, Norfolk or elsewhere in the state of Nebraska? You may have an injury claim, in which you can pursue maximum compensation. For a consultation with our experienced Omaha accident attorneys, please call Copple, Rockey,...Read More
When you are injured in a motor vehicle accident caused by someone else's negligence, you need and deserve an experienced advocate on your side. At Copple, Rockey, McKeever & Schlecht, we do not stop working until the best possible results have been obtained.
In a successful claim, the injured victim is awarded "damages," which is compensation for how the injury has affected the victim's life. Call our Omaha and Lincoln attorneys to find out if you may be owed damages: 402-371-4300.
With Thanksgiving happening next week, the busy holiday season has begun. Holidays throughout the year involve increased travel, including by car. Many of these holidays also bring about a spike in motor vehicle accidents, and there are several factors which may influence the rise in crashes:
Increased Travel and Traffic on Highways
AAA estimates 51 million Americans will travel for...Read More
Attorney David Copple is proud to have been honored by Northeast Community College. The ceremony was held last month at the Lifelong Learning Center, which is located on the Norfolk campus of Northeast. Mr. Copple and another individual were recognized for their significant service and contributions to the college.
Mr. Copple ...Read More
When someone comes to us for help with an industrial accident claim, it typically stems from one of the following:
- Chemical spills
- Exposure to toxic substances or gases
- Asbestos exposure
- Falls from heights
- Struck by falling objects
- Heavy machinery accidents
- Accidents involving work vehicles
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 motorcycle accident injuries are:
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