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Here at the Lombardi Law Firm we add blog content that is personal to those involved in accidents. We write this way so you have an understanding of how we think and handle cases - your case. We invite you to call us if you think we can help you resolve your legal problems. We settle most of our cases, because we do the basic legal work necessary to understand the facts of your case. We offer on our website, relevant and concise information that you will be helpful to you as you get ready to settle or to try your case. 

We can and will do the same for you. That's my promise. So call us today!

Steve Lombardi, 515-222-1110 or [email protected] 


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7/25/2017
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EPA Software Cheating Denied By Fiat Chrysler And Bosch

Class-action plaintiffs are seeking a buy-back after the Justice Department filed a civil lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. Learn more here.

Category: Car & Property Damage

7/18/2017
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More Car Crash Claims Seen In Legalized Marijuana States

Several states have legalized marijuana and a new study shows these states have experienced an increase in car crashes. Could it be a coincidence? Learn more.

Category: Car & Property Damage

5/5/2017
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The body shop is not supposed to create more damage

If the body shop creates more damage who should pay. Attorney Lombardi discusses how to prove your case and where to file it. Lombardi Law Firm

Category: Car & Property Damage

9/7/2016
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Will your insurance company deny your Airbnb and Ridesharing Client’s Injury Claim?

Is your Airbnb or Uber business a time bomb ready to destroy your accumulated wealth? To avoid this problem know your insurance coverage.

Category: Car & Property Damage

3/7/2016
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What is a Sgt. Schultz Accident?

Do you have photographs of both cars? Witnesses? Damage repair estimate? A license plate number? Did you turn it in on your own insurance?

Category: Car & Property Damage

3/3/2015
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Hit-and-Run Accidents

Following a hit-and-run accident you should hire your own attorney. Here is why it is a good idea. Who is at fault may have little to do with why the accident occurred.

Category: Car & Property Damage

11/24/2014
Steve Lombardi
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Once Again I’m Ready To Defend My Client Old Man Winter

To put this case in perspective I need ask only one question. Can road conditions, including snow and ice, really cause a car accident? Your answer better be no.

Category: Car & Property Damage

10/21/2014
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Toyota Recalls Vehicles Due to Defective Air Bags

Toyota issued a recall for several models that contain air bags shown to be dangerous to passengers.

Category: Car & Property Damage

6/10/2014
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Crashworthiness is a Key Factor in Vehicle Safety

Car manufacturers try to keep their cars up to par with safety requirements, but some still fall short

Category: Car & Property Damage

5/30/2014
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Lack of Crashworthiness Leads to Massive Recall of Some Nissan Models

Nissan recalls entire vehicles due to faulty structural components in 2014 Leaf Model.

Category: Car & Property Damage

1/24/2014
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New Expedited Civil Action Rules Proposed

Iowa personal injury and workers' compensation lawyer Steve Lombardi provides a brief outline of Iowa's new Expedited Civil Action Rules.

Category: Car & Property Damage

1/16/2014
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Diminution of Value - Current Case Law in Iowa for Property Damage

Iowa courts take a liberal view for property damage cases, allowing victims to receive awards that will make them whole.

Category: Car & Property Damage

1/14/2014
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Victims of Vehicle Damage are Entitled to Recover Diminution of Value in Iowa

Many jurisdictions, including Iowa, allow damages to make a victim whole in a car damage case. Let us help you to be paid for loss of value on your car damage.

Category: Car & Property Damage

6/7/2013
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Property Damage by Suicide

How do you get paid for car damage when a person jumps out the window and lands on your car?

Category: Car & Property Damage

12/13/2012
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Can lawyers afford to be altruistic in every case?

In some cases the property damage doesn't justify hiring a lawyer or suing in small claims court. It's all about economics and paying the bills, not altruism.

Category: Car & Property Damage

7/31/2012
Steve Lombardi
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Rollover crash on Mount Vernon Road SE – Walk away

It all started with one car turning left and other entering the intersection and causing a broadside crash. Cell phone distraction?

Category: Car & Property Damage

7/30/2012
Steve Lombardi
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If you don't have two cars, add the rental car add-on insurance to your policy

Car accident? If you don’t have access to a second car, your choice is straightforward; add rental insurance coverage to your policy.

Category: Car & Property Damage

7/24/2012
Steve Lombardi
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Trains and cars don’t mix

One of my friends works for the railroad. We don’t discuss personal injury cases as I’m sure he’s not a fan. Some of my clients have had run-ins with trains.

Category: Car & Property Damage

4/14/2012
Steve Lombardi
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Driver who was charged with texting and driving reportedly pleads

Have you been in a personal injury accident and need to speak to a lawyer? Was the other driver texting? Maybe? You don't know. There is only one way to know.

Category: Car & Property Damage

10/2/2011
Steve Lombardi
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Crossing the Center Line and Head-on Car Crashes

What do I do if the at-fault driver is a nice guy or even a family member? Well you still have deal with the facts of the case. Lombardi Law firm

Category: Car & Property Damage

9/26/2011
Steve Lombardi
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can I get the insurance company to pay me for my car that is totaled?

Question: How can I get the insurance company to pay me more for my car that is totaled? Answer: It’s not as easy as it might seem to someone not practicing in this area of law.

Category: Car & Property Damage

6/22/2011
Steve Lombardi
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Iowa Interstate Truck Accidents for June 21, 2011

Iowa personal injury accidents call the Lombardi Law Firm. www.lombardilaw.com or [email protected] 515-222-1110.

Category: Car & Property Damage

6/10/2011
Steve Lombardi
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Drunk Driving and Accident Fatalities in Iowa

Iowa car and truck accident lawyer for Interstate highway collisions and property damage. 515-222-1110 or [email protected] Steve Lombardi - Lombardi Law Firm

Category: Car & Property Damage

6/4/2011
Steve Lombardi
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Iowa Car Accident Property Damage Lawyer

Iowa car and truck accident lawyer for Interstate highway collisions and property damage. 515-222-1110 or [email protected] Steve Lombardi - Lombardi Law Firm

Category: Car & Property Damage

5/16/2011
Steve Lombardi
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Delay is the insurance car damage game they play.

Iowa Personal Injury Lawyer: Delay is the tactic insurance companies use even with car damage claims.

Category: Car & Property Damage