When you are involved in an auto accident, you will be entitled to compensation for your injuries. However, you might wonder if you will also be entitled to compensation for the wages lost as a result of the accident. To receive compensation, you will want to work closely with a personal injury attorney. Compensation Through Your Insurance Provider When all else fails, you will need to turn to your insurance provider for help.
21 May 2021
A rear-end accident involving a motorcycle can be very devastating and can lead to a lifetime of injuries. Because you were rear-ended as a motorcyclist, you are likely not at fault. However, you may still have a difficult battle to fight as you seek compensation for your injuries. The Rear-End Accident Injuries One of the worst types of injuries you might sustain in a rear-end accident is a head injury. For this reason, it's a good idea to wear a helmet.
19 April 2021
No-fault divorce is now the law of the land, with all 50 states allowing for a no-fault divorce if at least one spouse says the marriage can't be saved and they want out. This has made legally ending a marriage much, much easier, especially for women, because proof of various underhanded deeds like adultery is no longer required. Still, there are two times when a request for a no-fault divorce might be denied.
19 March 2021
Getting locked up is rarely something that is on anyone's list of things to do. The event can come out of nowhere, catching you completely by surprise and leaving you in a situation you never thought you would be in. When this occurs, it's vital for you to have the information you need to know how to regain your freedom so you can avoid overreacting. If you ever find yourself in jail unexpectedly and need assistance right away, find out why calling on a 24-hour bail bondsman is one of the best things you can do.
18 February 2021
One of the first concerns people often try to address when initially meeting with a personal injury attorney is how hard will it be for them to win. There's no simple answer to the question, but there are a few things a personal injury attorney looks at when thinking about how hard a case might be. Whether the Defendant Has Insurance In many cases, this is one of the first signs that things will either be difficult or easy.
18 January 2021
If you sustained an injury because of another person's carelessness, you have a right to bring a lawsuit against that person. However, navigating through a personal injury lawsuit by yourself can be quite difficult. That's why it is in your best interest to get legal assistance. Here are a few ways a personal injury lawyer can help you with your claim. Know the True Value of Your Claim If you do not have a legal background, you might not be aware of your much your personal injury claim is truly worth.
15 December 2020
In car accidents where victims are impacted — be it emotionally or physically — they have an opportunity to get compensation through a personal injury case. If you are a victim, it's important to not put off working with a car accident attorney for these reasons. Remember Relevant Details Easier Sometimes victims want to put off talking to a car accident lawyer, whether it's because of financial issues or they just don't know if they want to pursue a lengthy personal injury claim.
13 November 2020
Hurt workers receiving workers' compensation insurance benefits may be asked to undergo an independent medical examination (IME). The IME is an exam like no other and workers would be doing themselves a favor to understand what the exam signals and how to handle it. Read on to find out more. Why the IME Request? The workers' comp insurer handling claims of hurt workers expects most claimants to return to their jobs as their condition improves.
18 September 2020
After a loved one's passing, gathering up important documents is a common task. In some cases, the next of kin take over this job, but this important action could rest with almost anyone. It might be helpful to get an idea of what to expect and what is meant by estate documents. Read on so that you and others are prepared to gather important papers after a death. The Last Will and Testament
18 September 2020
When it comes to car accidents and getting compensated, settling is the way to go. There are several opportunities for settling and many occur before the court case even begins. Part of every trial is the preparation period known as discovery. Read on to find out how common discovery practices could result in a settlement offer that you won't need to refuse. What is Discovery? Several months before the beginning of a trial, both sides (the plaintiffs and the defendants) participate in a group of actions called discovery.
14 August 2020