It is no secret that many of Yakima’s sidewalks have seen better days. Due to winter weather, tree roots, or other conditions, many sidewalks have crumbled into hundreds of pieces. Unfortunately, innocent pedestrians can trip on uneven pavement, cracks, or potholes, injuring themselves in the… Read On

At Kapuza Lighty, PLLC we hear from potential clients every week who have suffered an injury but don’t know whether it is worthwhile to seek compensation. “My injury is really minor,” they tell us, or “I don’t know if it worth anyone’s time.” There is… Read On

Since 2003, the average dog bite claim has increased more than 60 percent. That’s partly due to increasing medical bills. These injuries often require a high degree of medical intervention, as outlined below. The dog bite claim amount has also increased because attorneys are very… Read On

Washington State Wrongful Death Lawsuits Washington State law allows survivors to sue when another person’s wrongful act, neglect, or default causes a loved one’s death. However, these cases are complicated, and grieving family members would benefit enormously from a lawyer’s help in bringing the case…. Read On

When a loved one suffers debilitating or fatal injuries in an accident, it can devastate the victim’s family. In addition to financial devastation, family members’ lives are changed forever from the loss of the relationship they previously enjoyed with the victim. If someone else’s wrongful… Read On

According to  the Insurance Information Institute, Washington is in the top ten states with the highest percentage of uninsured drivers. It ranks number seven, with 17.4 percent of all Washington drivers driving without coverage. This number is substantially higher than the national average, which is 13… Read On