Car Accidents

Car accidents are unfortunately common. Usually, a victim seeking compensation will need to establish another driver’s negligence. This means that they will need to show that it is more likely than not that the defendant owed a duty of care to...
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Boat Accidents

There are many reasons why boat accidents may occur. These include machinery failure, boating while intoxicated, negligent boating, negligent boat maintenance, inexperienced operation, excessive speed, and dangerous water or weather conditions....
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Dog Bites

Under Rhode Island Statutes section 4-13-16, there may be strict liability for dog owners whose dogs bite other people. The statute permits an injured person to hold a dog’s owner strictly liable for injuries if the dog injures, bites, or assaults...
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Pedestrian Accidents

Under Rhode Island Code section 31-18-3, Rhode Island pedestrians have the right of way if they are in a crosswalk, even if the traffic control signals are not in operation or in place. Drivers should yield the right of way, but unfortunately, they...
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Rhode Island Attorney Advocating for Accident Victims

After a serious accident caused by someone else, you may be wondering how you will pay your medical bills and take time off from work. Often, accidents are both emotionally traumatic and financially stressful. People who are injured through the fault of another party may be able to recover compensation by filing a personal injury lawsuit. Rhode Island personal injury lawyer Stephen Levesque is ready to fight for the rights of accident victims.

Hire a Knowledgeable Personal Injury Attorney

Often, insurance adjusters and defense attorneys look for ways to avoid paying damages, which makes it imperative that you speak to an attorney of your own before giving a statement or trying to explain your situation to a representative of a party that may have been at fault for your injuries. If you have been injured in an accident in Rhode Island, you should contact personal injury lawyer Stephen P. Levesque. Call us at (401) 490-4900 or contact us through our website. We represent people throughout Washington County, Kent County, and Providence County from our Cranston office.