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3 Questions To Ask Your Auto Accident Attorney

Posted by on Jul 27, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Questions To Ask Your Auto Accident Attorney

If you are thinking of hiring an auto accident attorney, you may not know what to expect. Your accident attorney will be able to guide you through the settlement or suit process. However, here are a few suggested questions to ask your lawyer: How much money do I need to pay upfront? You may be hesitant to hire a car accident attorney because you are concerned about the cost. Legal fees can be expensive. However, most accident attorneys will take your case on contingency, which means that you only have to pay the lawyer if you receive...

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Why You Need A Lawyer After Losing A Spouse To Medical Malpractice

Posted by on Jul 27, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Why You Need A Lawyer After Losing A Spouse To Medical Malpractice

Are you depressed due to losing a spouse after he or she underwent a minor surgical procedure? If you believe that the physician performed in a negligent manner, you may be able to sue him or her for medical malpractice. Find out below how a lawyer can help you prove that the physicians negligence is responsible for your spouse’s death as well as an estimate of what you will be charged. What Can a Lawyer Do to Assist After Losing a Spouse to Malpractice? During your initial consultation, your lawyer will ask about any medical conditions...

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3 Types Of Discoveries For A Car Accident Lawsuit And Tips For The Discovery Process

Posted by on Jul 24, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Types Of Discoveries For A Car Accident Lawsuit And Tips For The Discovery Process

If you have been injured in a car accident, you may have decided to pursue a case against the person at fault. If your car accident lawyer has advised you to sue, there will be a process of “discovery.”  The discovery discloses the case facts and documents to the party being sued before your case is tried. Here are some tips for the discovery process along with the types of discoveries that may be associated with your case: Tips for the Discovery Process Be open with your car accident attorney. If you fail to disclose...

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Residual Functional Capacity: How Does It Affect The Outcome Of Your Disability Claim?

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Residual Functional Capacity: How Does It Affect The Outcome Of Your Disability Claim?

If the Social Security Administration (SSA) denies your disability claim because it fails to recognize your illness or physical impairment through a residual functional capacity exam, contact a disability lawyer right away. The administration uses residual functional capacity exams to determine the extent of your physical capabilities. If you can perform some type of employment, such as sitting down at a desk or working less hours in your current career, the SSA can refuse your first disability claim. A disability attorney helps you overcome...

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Five Common Car Accident Myths To Avoid

Posted by on Jul 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Five Common Car Accident Myths To Avoid

If you have been in a car accident and have been injured through no fault of your own, you may be confident that you have the situation under control. If the person who caused the accident is insured, you likely feel that your expenses and property damage will be taken care of, but you should be aware that your faulty assumptions about personal injury cases could cause you to lose out on valuable compensation. For the five common myths surrounding car accidents and how to avoid them, read on. 1.  You and the other driver exchanged...

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Bought Your First Motorcycle? 3 Tips To Keep You Protected While You’re On The Road

Posted by on Jul 20, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Bought Your First Motorcycle? 3 Tips To Keep You Protected While You’re On The Road

You bought your first motorcycle. Now your friends and family are telling you how dangerous they are. It’s true that riding a motorcycle increases your risk of being involved in a traffic accident. According to statistics, more than 55,000 people are injured on motorcycles each year. However, there are ways to protect yourself. Take a look at this list of precautions that can keep you safe while on your motorcycle. Choose the Right Clothing Clothing might not seem like a reliable way to protect yourself on a motorcycle. However,...

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Dealing With Everyday Objects That May Constitute Attractive Nuisances

Posted by on Jul 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Dealing With Everyday Objects That May Constitute Attractive Nuisances

Attractive nuisances are dangerous conditions or objects that may attract children to your property, and harm them. Children are specifically mentioned because they are naturally curious and haven’t learned to recognize danger. Most people know this, but they assume that special conditions such as swimming pools, trampolines, and construction debris may attract and harm children. The reality is that there are many other everyday objects that fit this category. Here are a few examples and how to deal with them: Appliances Discarded...

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Personal Injury Claims: Get The Settlement You Deserve With These Tips

Posted by on Jul 15, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Personal Injury Claims: Get The Settlement You Deserve With These Tips

From slip-and-falls to vehicle accidents, people across the country are injured every single day. In some cases, injured victims make the choice to file a lawsuit in an attempt to recover damages. If you have recently been injured in an accident and are considering a lawsuit, here are three tips to help ensure that you are able to recover due compensation: 1. Keep Every Piece of Documentation You Have. Documentation is vital in your personal injury claim. You need to record any information that you can about the accident as well as your...

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3 Key Considerations In Hiring A Personal Injury Attorney

Posted by on Jul 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Key Considerations In Hiring A Personal Injury Attorney

Being in a car accident can be frustrating and overwhelming. You sit there trying to figure out what to do and how to make the most of your situation. There are a million things going on all at once. To make sure you get the medical treatment you deserve and your vehicle is fixed properly, consider some of the following when looking for a personal injury attorney. Look for someone who specializes in your issues. You want to find an attorney who has dealt with the specific issues surrounding your case. Don’t go out and hire an attorney...

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What Should You Do When Bit By A Dog?

Posted by on Jul 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on What Should You Do When Bit By A Dog?

Suffering a bite from a dog can be extremely painful, but it can also be costly. If you have been bitten by a dog that was not yours, it is a good idea to talk with a lawyer about what steps you need to take to make sure your expenses are covered. Here are a few steps to take immediately following a bite.  Identify the Dog If you know who the dog belongs to, you will want to make sure you get pertinent information from the owner. You will need to have the dog’s shot record, as well as veterinarian information, so he or she can be...

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