Personal Injury Blog

The Country Lawyer, P.C. Named Best of the Vista & Tombstone 2017

The Herald/Review is a popular newsgroup and publication in southern Arizona. Each year, it researches and reviews local businesses and professionals from all sorts of industries. Our local community ...
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What to Do After a Slip & Fall at a Mall

When we're at the mall, we never expect to slip and fall and experience an injury. However, accidents can happen anywhere, anytime. Slips and falls are actually the most common form of injury at a ...
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What to Do After a Car Accident

Car accidents are some of the most stressful and scary things to experience, especially due to their unexpected nature. There is no good time to get into a car accident--which is why it is incredibly ...
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Defending Theft Crimes

Have you been charged with a theft crime and are now unsure of what to do next? At the Country Lawyer, P.C., we aim to fight for your right to innocence and a cleared reputation because we understand ...
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Steps to Take After a DUI

A DUI can be a very serious charge on your record, and has the potential to ruin your reputation, career, and livelihood. If you have just gotten a DUI, you may be confused about where to go from ...
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Perry Hicks is Named to the Million Dollar Advocates Forum® and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®

At The Country Lawyer, P.C., we have devoted our practice to helping injured victims receive settlements and verdicts that will help them recover financially from their accidents. With a dedication to ...
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Alleged Reckless Driver Killed in Single-Vehicle Auto Accident

Around 5:30pm on the evening of Saturday, May 18th, the Arizona Department of Public Safety received a call from a motorist reporting that a Mazda truck was driving in a reckless fashion down the ...
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The Most Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents

A report prepared by the Arizona Department of Transportation (AZDOT) states that, during 2011, Arizona saw 103,423 total vehicle-related accidents, with 2,980 of them being motorcycle accidents. Of ...
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The Dangers Facing Pedestrians

Being a pedestrian can be extremely dangerous at times. Simply walking down the road, or crossing a street, could leave you as the victim of a serious pedestrian accident. Sidewalks, crosswalks, ...
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Buy a Raffle Ticket and Help a Local Cancer Patient

Join us at The Law Offices of Perry Hicks, P.C. in helping raise much-needed financial support for Bob Graf, an active member of our community who needs help paying for chemotherapy after losing both ...
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What to Do If You Have Been Involved in a Car Accident with an Uninsured Motorist

Car accidents happen every single day and even a seemingly minor car accident is capable of causing severe injuries and damages. That is why Arizona law requires that if you have been involved in an ...
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Tips on How to Avoid Bicycle Accidents

It is not uncommon, in Sierra Vista and throughout Cochise County, to see people riding their bikes for recreation, in order to get a little exercise or as an alternative form of transportation. It is ...
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What is the Most Common Cause of Injury to Children in Arizona?

Children are one of the most valuable assets we have and, as a society, it is up to us to protect them. That is why there are many safety laws and rules in place to govern their proper care and ...
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Additional Tips for Fire Loss Victims

Contacting Others It’s a hard time, yet remember to tell friends and relatives what has happened and that you are safe. If you move to temporary housing, begin notifying the people on your ...
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Tips for Filing Your Fire Damage Claim

Tips For Filing Your Fire Damage Claim Has your home or property been damaged as a result of the local Sierra Vista Monument fire ? Here are some tips that may help you file your claim with your ...
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3 Most Common Errors That Lead to Teen Drivers’ Crashes

Teen drivers get into serious accidents at a high rate because they fail to scan for possible hazards, go too fast for road conditions, or become distracted by something inside or outside their cars. ...
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Arizona Court Rules Parents are Liable for Their Children's Auto Accidents

The Arizona Supreme Court has ruled that parents of minors are on the hook financially for auto accidents that occur, even when the children are violating their parents’ instructions. The high court’s ...
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DOT proposes rear view visability rule to protect kids and elderly

The U.S. Department of Transportation has proposed a new safety regulation to help eliminate blind zones behind vehicles that can hide the presence of pedestrians, especially young children and the ...
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Arizona Crash Facts. Have You Been Injured in an Accident?

As a Sierra Vista Attorney, I am here to help when you need it most. According to the Arizona Motor Vehicle Department (2009), your odds of being injured or killed in a vehicle accident are probably ...
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What happens now that I have hired Perry Hicks for my personal injury case?

1) Perry Hicks and his staff will begin to gather all the facts and information about your case. Medical records and medical bills and other documents will be ordered. Your file will begin to grow. 2) ...
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Welcome to our Personal Injury Blog

We are pleased to announce the launch of our Personal Injury blog with an RSS feed available at http://www.thecountrylawyer.com/Blog/Recent-Blog-Posts/RSS.xml
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