Wednesday, November 2, 2022
A three-vehicle rear-ender on the freeway, in which the insured was the front vehicle, had come about due to a couch having allegedly fallen off the back of a flatbed causing the insured to brake sharply and then be rear-ended.
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Rimkus Consulting Group
Rimkus was retained to help a client understand a minor vehicle collision allegedly involving a Tesla car. Unique Wire, a Rimkus partner, received a thumb drive from Rimkus containing videos from the Tesla. The insurance company client was told the car was parked and unoccupied at the time of the collision; they wanted to verify those details from the Tesla video.
Monday, September 26, 2022
I am no chef but I did stay at a Holiday Inn recently. Also, I have watched Hellís Kitchen and Iron Chef a few times. So, I know a thing or two about recipes. Only a thing. Or two. I have a much better knowledge of the ingredients that go into making a successful independent insurance adjuster.
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
As a bit of an optimist, I prefer to think of things that grow. Have you ever wondered why Hawaii is so beautiful and such a huge tourist attraction? It's because it was once a steaming pile of fire and ash. Whether it is mankind or the world within which we live, the only constant is everything changes.
Thursday, July 28, 2022
$6.2 million, $8.6 million, $20 million, $125 million, $150 million, $175 million, what do all these numbers have in common? Are they lottery jackpot payouts? Close but not quite. These are dollar amounts that medium to large corporations have paid out as settlements for missteps in the absence and disability space.
Friday, July 8, 2022
With new technologies developed for vehicle infotainment systems, principally by the BERLA Corporation, digital forensic experts can access digital evidence from many of today's vehicles.
Monday, June 27, 2022
Itís June, and Tressler LLP is again recognizing Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month. In 2020, I first shared my story of coming out of the closet. This year, I want to continue that reflection with the realization that adversity drives us to a better place and can propel our communities toward a more just society.
Thursday, June 2, 2022
In 2015, Los Angeles neurosurgeon Mark A. Liker, M.D. performed surgery on plaintiff Ronald Zannini to relieve pressure on Mr. Zanniniís cervical spine. Eleven days after the surgery, Mr. Zannini experienced paralysis of his arms and legs and was taken to the emergency room.
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
T. David Harlow
A husband, wife, and kids were spending the night on his parentsí 65-foot yacht moored in the corner of the marina near the dock opening. The vessel was connected to two shore power lines that plugged into a pedestal on the dock.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Brad A. Fraser
State and federal courts in Tennessee do not recognize a common law cause of action against an insurer for bad faith. Tenn Code Ann. ß 56-7-105, the ďbad faith statuteĒ is penal in nature, only applies to insureds under the policy and is to be strictly construed.