Car Accident Lawyers

Safe Driving Tips for Bad Weather

Driving in rain is unavoidable and we all have to do it. Being ready and prepared will keep you safe. So what should you do if you find yourself driving in bad weather? With Perth’s heavy rains and hail storms … Continued

10 Tips To Avoid A Car Accident These Holidays

Although the Easter holidays are typically a time for family, friends and relaxation, statistics show that it is also a dangerous time to be on the road.  Nothing can ruin the holiday season quite like an unexpected car accident.  At … Continued

Reporting a Road Accident in Western Australia

Do I have to report the accident to the Police? Drivers or owners of vehicles have a legal obligation to report road accidents involving the car they were driving or own to the Police as soon as possible if: Anyone … Continued

Drunk Passenger Injured by a Taxi

Drunk passenger injured by a taxi – Whether contributory negligence by drunk passenger : Neeson v Lawler [2015] WADC 160 On 22 December 2015 the District Court considered the case where a passenger was injured by a taxi driver. The … Continued

What If An Accident Has Affected My Mental Health?

Unfortunately, many of our clients sustain injuries that are not purely physical. Accidents often leave ‘invisible injuries’ such as a fear of driving, panic attacks, anxiety, depression and chronic fatigue. Sometimes these can be linked to physical injuries sustained: it … Continued

Accepting a Lift With a Drunk Driver: Alex Allen v Danielle Chadwick

Accepting a lift with a drunk driver: Alex Allen v Danielle Chadwick [2015] HCA 47 The High Court recently (9 December 2015) looked at whether, and to what extent, a passenger could be said to be ‘contributory negligent’ if they … Continued

Country Roads: Bunbury, Busselton, Dunsborough, Margaret River and Albany | Kakulas Legal

According to WA Police there have been 58 people killed on our country roads and many more injured so far in this year. Last year, the region with the highest number of fatalities on the roads was the Great Southern, … Continued

Tips for Choosing a Car Accident Lawyer in Perth

When you’ve been injured in a car accident you may find that the process of claiming compensation can be both confusing and time consuming. One of the best things you can do is to find an expert car accident lawyer … Continued