It is an unfortunate truth that many car accidents happen every day. If you are involved in one, it can be a frightening experience. Thankfully, car accident lawyers exist to help make the process easier for car accident victims. When car accidents happen, car accident attorneys can make a huge difference in the outcome. Unfortunately, many people prioritize contacting their insurance companies first, which jeopardizes their chances of success. Insurance companies can help you get the medical attention you need and cover the damage done to your car.
28 September 2021
When a loved one has been the victim of carelessness or negligence, it's easy to get overwhelmed. When the loved one is a child, though, things may feel even worse. Your child may have more rights to take action after an injury than you realize. To learn more about what to do when a child is hurt in an accident, read below. Identify the Responsible Party Children can be more vulnerable to injuries than adults for several reasons.
19 July 2021
With certain conditions, you may find yourself struggling to qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). However, some conditions can lead to you automatically qualifying for the condition. With certain conditions, you may be able to qualify in as little as ten days. Advanced Cancers As one of the most deadly diseases in the world, cancer patients can oftentimes find it easier to qualify. However, you will need help from an SSDI attorney because you will need to prove that you are suffering from cancer.
9 November 2020
If you are ready to bring a lawsuit against the driver who caused your accident, you should hire an auto accident lawyer. An auto accident lawyer can help you move forward with a personal injury lawsuit, which will help you to collect the settlement you deserve for your case. 1. Police Report If you have asked for and received a copy of the police report that was generated at the accident scene, bring a copy for your attorney.
13 July 2020
Distracted driving gets a lot of attention these days. However, there is another common cause of accidents that is just as bad as looking at one's cell phone or driving while inebriated. Drowsy driving happens when a person chooses to get or stay behind the wheel despite their need for sleep. Although truck drivers are known for trying to push through a shift, it is also possible that the person who hit you with a normal passenger vehicle was too fatigued to make proper judgments while driving.
22 October 2019
Car accidents are rarely random events. There is generally a reason or cause behind most car accidents. The reason or cause of the accident, and who was responsible for that reason, can greatly impact the amount of financial assistance you are able to get for damaged due to your car accident. Reason #1: Speeding When you speed, even if you are only going five miles per hour over the speed limit, you are taking a risk.
30 June 2019
If you are the victim of a work-related injury, you are probably entitled to workers' compensation insurance. This insurance not only takes care of your accident-related medical expenses, but it also pays hurt workers who cannot work due to their injuries a disability wage. This payment is probably unlike anything you've encountered in the past, so read on to learn more facts about this much-needed form of support. Unique Properties of Disability Wages
23 May 2019
Losing someone you love during a common surgical procedure or some other event where medical treatment is applied can be very painful. If the death was caused by poor medical care, including medical malpractice, it is in your best interest to get advice from a lawyer who handles wrongful death cases. Here are three ways a wrongful death attorney can help you receive financial damages for your loss: A Lawyer Will Gather and Preserve Valuable Legal Information
24 July 2016
Many couples going through divorce today are opting to use collaborative family law instead on going through conventional divorce, and for good reason. The collaborative process is more direct and efficient than litigation, as both parties often agree from the start to seek a non-adversarial settlement for the good of their family and future relations. To help you better understand how collaborative divorce works and whether it could be right for you, read on for 2 frequently asked questions about the process.
19 July 2016
Texting while driving continues to be a big problem on the roadways today. Over 1.6 million accidents are caused by drivers who get distracted while driving by using their cell phone, and over 6,000 people are killed in those accidents each year on average. The fight against cell phone usage and texting while driving have lead the New York State legislature to consider legislation that will make texting and driving a crime comparable to drunk driving.
7 June 2016