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Motorcycle Injury Attorneys and NAMIL- What it is and why you should care

Motorcycle Injury Attorneys and NAMIL- What it is and why you should care

Thursday, July 29th, 2021

Many motorcycle injury attorneys join a membership association, simply pay the annual fee and post the logo on their websites. Our NAMIL membership is different. Being a Founding Member of the National Academy of Motorcycle Injury Lawyers (NAMIL) is something we take seriously. It shows our heartfelt desire to help riders and our commitment to […]

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Motorcycle Riders are at higher risk – How we help when risk hits home!

Motorcycle Riders are at higher risk – How we help when risk hits home!

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021

Picture this… you’re a motorcycle rider and you’re riding your bike on that first warm spring day of the year. The roads are dry, the sun is high and the air is fresh –  you feel like a million bucks! Then you don’t… An inattentive driver pulls left as they signal right in front of […]

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A Motorcycle Lawyer is your advocate! Why?

A Motorcycle Lawyer is your advocate! Why?

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021

As your Motorcycle lawyer, we immediately become your advocate! We fight with the insurance agencies. We help you access the financial resources you need to take care of your bills and medical needs. We work to ensure you’re getting paid for lost wages. We immediately start to fight for your rights AND your needs while […]

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Good Samaritan – It’s a sign of character but it’s also the law

Good Samaritan – It’s a sign of character but it’s also the law

Thursday, July 29th, 2021

Good Samaritan Law – What is it? Where does it happen and how does it affect us here in Idaho? Being good neighbors leans us into supporting clients both in Oregon and here at home in Idaho as good samaritans. According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), The premise underlying the good Samaritan […]

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What Should I Do After A Boating Accident: Moving Forward In Nampa

What Should I Do After A Boating Accident: Moving Forward In Nampa

Friday, July 16th, 2021

Summertime is boating time. Boating is generally equated with good times, good memories, and sometimes a nice stringer of fish. Unfortunately, good days are sometimes marred by boating accidents. Boating accidents are commonly caused by operator negligence and other avoidable problems, but these incidents are still, unfortunately, happening every year. While we hope you and […]

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Uninsured Motorist Claims: What Happens Next?

Uninsured Motorist Claims: What Happens Next?

Thursday, July 15th, 2021

Updated January 2021 If you were hurt by an underinsured or uninsured driver, don’t give up hope. Every year, too many drivers choose to drive on Idaho roads without sufficient insurance — or worse, no insurance at all. Insurance industry estimates show that as many as 25% of drivers do not carry sufficient insurance in […]

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I’ve Just Witnessed A Car Accident; What Should I Do?

I’ve Just Witnessed A Car Accident; What Should I Do?

Friday, July 16th, 2021

Witnessing a car accident is something most of us will experience at least once in our lives. When we do, we may instinctively want to help. It’s important to know how to do so safely, without putting our own lives, or the lives of others, in danger. Knowing how to help, how to be a […]

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Don’t let the Coronavirus put your Injury Case or Legal Needs on HOLD!

Don’t let the Coronavirus put your Injury Case or Legal Needs on HOLD!

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021

COVID-19 ALERT Covid -19 has ravaged the world and has been declared a global pandemic. We understand these times are difficult for everyone and wish you and your loved ones are safe and healthy. We have made specific adjustments, such as remote working and online consulting for these critical times. The courts may not be […]

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Do You Agree With Meridian’s Ban On Using Handheld Devices While Driving?

Do You Agree With Meridian’s Ban On Using Handheld Devices While Driving?

Friday, July 9th, 2021

By Bruce D. Skaug Managing Attorney, Skaug Law PC   It took a tie-breaking vote by Mayor Tammy De Weerd to pass the hands-free ordinance through a divided Meridian city council. If you are pulled over for using a handheld device while driving in Meridian, expect to pay a total of $155 in penalty and […]

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My Visit to the Harley-Davidson Museum

My Visit to the Harley-Davidson Museum

Thursday, July 29th, 2021

Bruce Skaug, Managing Attorney I had the chance to go to Milwaukee, Wisconsin to visit the Harley-Davidson Museum. It was awesome. They have a bike from every single year since 1903. Lots of cool stuff. I was in town on Harley-Davidson’s monthly Bike Night and the riders there are a little bit wild. Some were […]

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Some Help for Healing Emotionally After a Car Accident

Some Help for Healing Emotionally After a Car Accident

Thursday, July 29th, 2021

If you’ve been involved in a car accident, taking care of your physical injuries is the first priority, but it’s just as important to pay attention to your emotional needs. The trauma of an accident can leave you feeling vulnerable and afraid. Your emotional needs are an important part of your recovery process, and can […]

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You May Be Due Compensation for Pain and Suffering

You May Be Due Compensation for Pain and Suffering

Thursday, July 29th, 2021

If you’ve been injured through no fault of your own, and someone else’s neglect or carelessness is the cause of your injury, you may be able to receive monetary compensation. Beyond medical expenses and lost wages, many people suffer additional consequences after an injury. These are commonly referred to as pain and suffering. Most of […]

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Retail Store Negligence | Were you injured in a Retail Department Store?

Retail Store Negligence | Were you injured in a Retail Department Store?

Monday, July 19th, 2021

Retail Store Negligence is when controllable circumstances were ignored and a patron of a business is injured. Slip and Fall accidents are the most common retail negligence causes but there are others. Most of the time we feel safe when we are out and about running our errands and entering a variety of retail stores, […]

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You have been in a hit and run accident! – Now What?

You have been in a hit and run accident! – Now What?

Monday, July 19th, 2021

What to do after a car accident, especially if it’s a hit and run accident? Being involved in a car accident is never a good experience. Even if the accident wasn’t serious enough that anyone was injured, the shock and trauma can still stay with you (and any passengers) and leave you feeling a little bit […]

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