Herrmann Law Group Spotlight: Anthony Marsh

As a litigator at Herrmann Law Group, Anthony Marsh’s job is not an easy one. It requires long work days, scouring over minute details and traveling to different cities to meet with injured clients or visit accident sites. A simple injury case may turn into a long and arduous battle against government entities, insurance companies… Read more »

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Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents

As spring gives way to summer, hundreds of riders are hopping on the backs of their motorcycles to enjoy the scenery and open roads of the Pacific Northwest. While the vast majority of these riders will have a safe and memorable time, injury statistics put them in a high-risk group of being involved in an… Read more »

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Why You Need Personal Injury Protection (PIP)

The consequences of an auto accident often result in far more than just a damaged vehicle. Lost wages, medical bills, and other unexpected expenses can add up quickly. The average car insurance policy will only cover so much—until you have to foot the rest of the bill. This is where Personal Injury Protection, also known… Read more »

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Discussing the Recent Amtrak-Related Train Incidents

In the past three months, there have been several separate fatal Amtrak-related accidents across the United States. It has forced the beleaguered passenger rail line into the national spotlight. as people start to question why have so many incidents occurred in such a short period of time. How Many Amtrak Accidents Have There Been? Fatal… Read more »

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Understanding Washington’s Wrongful Death Law

In Washington, the complex wrongful death law is quite different compared to 47 other states in the country. Under the current state law, parents have no legal recourse for a negligent, preventable death of a non-married adult child. The law also does not allow parents who live outside the U.S. to file a wrongful death… Read more »

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What Type of Evidence is Used During a Train Accident Investigation?

Following train accident or derailment, many different types and forms of evidence are collected. This evidence helps determine liability and the true cause of the incident. The evidence collection process is conducted by federal and local authorities. Once their investigation is complete, the victims and their attorneys will have access to the reports and collected… Read more »

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Understanding Why Train Derailments Happen | WA Injury Law Firm

Last week, an Amtrak train on its inaugural run from Seattle to Portland derailed in Dupont, Washington on to Interstate 5. The incident killed at least 3 people and leaving more than 70 injured. The exact cause of the derailment is under investigation. Our hearts go out to the victims and the families affected by… Read more »

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Discussing Private Aircraft Accidents | WA Injury Attorneys

Most private aircrafts operate under a legal classification called, “general aviation.” General aviation is a term given to private flights that are non-commercial. Small aircraft, private jets, crop-dusters, and even non-commercial helicopters are all considered general aviation. The vast majority of aircraft crashes in the United States are from small private planes, according to the… Read more »

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Why Hire a Personal Injury Attorney? | Washington Injury Law Firm

If you’ve ever had to deal with an insurance company, you’ve probably heard one or more of the following statements: “You don’t need an attorney, we can work this out much quicker and easier.” “We have already accepted responsibility—why would you want to give half of your money to an attorney?” “You don’t need to… Read more »

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Preventing a Car Accident During the Holiday Season | WA Injury Attorneys

As the upcoming holiday season approaches, many people will be attending celebrations and parties thrown by family, friends and co-workers. Statistically, you stand the greatest chance to be involved in a car accident during the holiday season from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day. This is due to a number of reasons, such as road congestion… Read more »

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Common Causes of Commercial Trucking Accidents in Washington

There was a recent semi-truck accident that occurred in Seattle. A 14-year-old high school student was badly injured when a commercial truck struck him as he was riding his bicycle. Both driver and bicyclist were traveling westbound on 175th St. in Shoreline, when the driver made a right-hand turn and collided with the student, dragging… Read more »

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What to do Immediately After a Washington Vehicle Accident

If you’re involved in an automotive accident, it can be a very stressful and traumatic time. One minute you’re driving along, and the next minute you’ve been hit by another vehicle. The sheer chaos following an accident can be disorienting and put you into a state of shock. As your mind struggles to grasp the… Read more »

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Preventing Distracted Driving Accidents in Washington

According to the Washington State Department of Health, automotive accidents are the second leading cause of trauma and fatalities in Washington State. Auto accidents can be caused by numerous reasons, including but not limited to: Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol Reckless driving or excessive speeding Severe weather or other natural causes Manufacturing… Read more »

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Introducing the New Herrmann Law Group Website

For more than 67 years and through three generations, Herrmann Law Group has served injury clients in Washington and throughout the world with the highest level of excellence and professionalism. We are pleased to present our new website — built to best support the needs of our current and potential clients. The website has an… Read more »

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