Personal Injury

13
Apr

Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

 You need a personal injury attorney for several reasons. You may have a very serious injury and not having a personal injury attorney could affect the amount of compensation you get. You could have a case where the insurance companies are denying liability and you’re going to need an experienced injury attorney. I would say the overall reason that

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16
Mar

How Do I Report an Accident?

  How do you report an accident? Basically, it comes down to this: if you’ve had the accident, whether you’ve been injured or not, you should always call the police and get a report. Get a third party to get the names, get the positions of the vehicles, and try to get an idea as to what happened. Once you’ve

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9
Mar

What is the Average Settlement for a Truck Accident?

What is the average settlement for a truck accident? Well, usually a trucking accident involves a truck in excess of 80,000 pounds versus the average motor vehicles 4,000 pounds. Just to give you an idea, 35,000 people die every year in motor vehicle crashes. 4,000 of them are from trucking accidents. Usually, a settlement will be anywhere upwards of $5,000

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2
Mar

What Should I Do After I’ve Been Hit By a Truck?

  If you or a loved one’s been involved in a truck accident, you’re going to need to get all that driver’s trucking logs, all his records for his company, the black box recordings from the truck itself. Those are just some of the crucial things that you need to do right away. You need to really hire an experienced

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23
Feb

What Should I Do After a Semi-Truck Accident?

  Oftentimes, when we think of truck accidents, we think of the big rig, the 18 wheelers and those are big trucks usually in excess of over £80,000. A semi is going to be much smaller than that. However, this will be much larger than your ordinary motor vehicle. Oftentimes, just given the sheer size, those types of accidents are

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16
Feb

What is Whiplash?

    What is whiplash? Whiplash is an acceleration of the neck and spine area. It’s usually caused by a rear-end collision. It can occur through other means, but that’s the primary example of how whiplash occurs. Often times, those can lead to very mild pain to very severe and debilitating pain. It’s important that if you have a car

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9
Feb

What is Elder Abuse?

Elder abuse has been defined as an act or repeated acts that cause pain or physical injury or emotional injury to a senior citizen or an older person. Elder abuse can come in many forms and experiences for the person and if you do find that your loved one is being abused in one of these homes, give the law

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2
Feb

Are Nursing Homes Bad?

Are nursing homes bad? Well, nursing homes are regulated by federal and state statutes. By and large, most of these facilities are top notch. However, there are some bad ones. You have to be aware of that when you’re putting a loved one in one of these facilities. If you find that your loved one has been the victim of

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26
Jan

How Do You Get Bed Sores?

  How you get bed sores is generally if the person has been laying in a position for an extended period of time, usually it takes about a week and what happens is that someone fails to turn them over or turn them so that they’re not laying in the same spot. The skin breaks down, and that causes an

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19
Jan

How to Sue a Hospital for Wrong Diagnosis

  How do you sue the hospital for making a misdiagnosis? Assuming that there is a relationship, an employee-employer relationship between the doctor and the hospital, then you would sue the hospital the same way you would sue the doctor, and that is, you would file a malpractice claim against the hospital and you would have to prove the same

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