Category Archives: Personal Injury

Can I Recover Compensation For My Injuries if an Accident Was My Fault?

When you are at-fault for an accident, it can be difficult understanding your rights to compensation after suffering serious injuries. Because you are likely liable for the damages, you may owe more than you’re owed by the insurance company. Circumstances … Continue reading

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What are My Rights if I Am Injured on Private Property?

In last week’s blog, we discussed why the location of an accident is important in a personal injury lawsuit. When a personal injury takes place on another person’s private property, the legal course of action may differ depending on the … Continue reading

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FAQS About Losing a Personal Injury Lawsuit

There are many ways a plaintiff can lose their personal injury lawsuit. A directed verdict, summary judgement, or jury verdict for the defense are all possibilities. When this happens, the victim is usually asking themselves what they are supposed to … Continue reading

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What is a Class Action Lawsuit?

When a group of people who suffer the same or similar injuries as a result of a product or particular action come together as a whole to sue the party responsible, it is called a class action lawsuit. It is … Continue reading

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The Basics Behind Whiplash Personal Injury Claims

Car accidents injure more than 50 million people each year! With this number in mind, it is astonishing to also know that more than 75 percent of these victims suffer a common medical condition called whiplash. In fact, it is … Continue reading

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The Fundamentals of a Negligence Lawsuit

When a victim sues an at-fault person in civil court for personal injuries that resulted from an accident caused by the defendant, it is considered a negligence lawsuit. In criminal court, there are wrongdoers, whereas, in civil court, there are … Continue reading

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How to Write a Legal Complaint for a Personal Injury Claim

When someone else’s carelessness causes you physical injuries, you have the right to file a personal injury claim in civil court against the at-fault party for the damages and losses you incur as a result of the accident. This includes … Continue reading

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Important Facts About Dram Shop Laws

Virtually all states in our country have Dram Shop laws in place that impose legal liability onto owners of bars, restaurants, liquor stores, and any other establishments that sell alcoholic beverages and products to intoxicated customers. These laws are set … Continue reading

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What is a Clearinghouse Lawyer?

As you research the process of hiring a personal injury attorney in your area, you may come across online publications that warn accident victims about clearinghouse lawyers. Although a colloquial term used to describe a particular type of practice style, … Continue reading

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Vital Tips for Avoiding Train Track Intersection Accidents

Trains are not always on a set schedule, but they are always closer than they appear. It takes a train more than a mile to come to a complete stop, which means anything in its way is at serious risk … Continue reading

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