Reclaiming Your Life after a Devastating Accident

  • Accident With A Driver Under The Influence Of Marijuana? What To Do

    19 June 2017

    More than half of the states in the U.S. legalize the use of marijuana in some form, including recreational and medicinal use. For drivers like yourself, you know all too well the effects this usage can have on safety as marijuana can have an impact on a driver's ability to operate a motor vehicle safely. If you've been victim to this type of incident, ensure you know what's ahead. The Effects

  • Why A Driver May Still Be On The Hook For A Weather-Related Accident

    13 June 2017

    Just because a freak accident "caused" another car to crash into yours, it doesn't mean that the driver isn't liable for your damages. This is because even in a weather-related accident, there are still measures each driver can and is expected to take to avoid causing injuries, loss of lives or damage to property. Therefore, even if the accident occurred in a freak weather, the other driver can still be on the hook for your damages if:

  • Been In An Accident? How You Cover Your Medical Bills Depends Upon Who Was At Fault

    6 June 2017

    If you were injured in a car accident, you are going to face medical bills for your treatment and care that you are going to have to pay. Make sure that you contact an auto accident attorney right away if you're in an auto accident. Here are a few different situations that you may find yourself in, as well as the potentially responsible party for the bills based on the situation you are in:

  • 3 Ways To Ensure That You Receive A Fair Financial Settlement After A Car Accident

    18 May 2017

    Being involved in a car accident that is not your fault can be very traumatizing. If you're injured in the wreck, dealing with the aftermath can be even worse. In most states, drivers are required by law to carry liability insurance, so the at-fault driver's insurance company is responsible for paying for your medical bills, auto repairs/replacement, lost wages due to injury, and possibly damages for any pain and suffering that you may experience.

  • How To Respond To Being In An Auto Accident While On Vacation

    18 May 2017

    While you are likely expecting your vacation to be a relaxing experience, it is a reality that an auto accident can quickly ruin your trip. Unfortunately, you may be unsure of what you should do if you are involved in an accident in a different state. You will want to follow the tips below so that you can feel confident in how you respond to your accident. Review The Accident Report As Soon As You Get Your Copy

  • Filing For Disability? Two Tips To Help You Win Your Case

    12 May 2017

    If you suffer from an ailment that requires you to be off of work for an extended period of time, you know that you're going to need to file a long term disability claim.  Receiving disability payments can be instrumental in helping you maintain your financial footing until you're able to either begin working again or secure some other financial arrangement.  However, filing for disability is not always as cut-and-dried as it seems, considering that approximately 70% of the people who apply for disability are turned down the first time they apply.

  • 2 Things You Need To Know About That First Meeting With A Personal Injury Lawyer

    10 May 2017

    If you are thinking about filing a personal injury lawsuit you are probably preparing to meet with an attorney. This is a great way to see if the suit that you have is good enough to file and if it is worth your money. Many attorney's offer a free consultation, which is why it is so incentivizing. You really have nothing to lose to talk to an attorney. Here are some things you should expect during the initial meeting.

  • Proving Wage Loss In An Auto Accident Case: 3 Types Of Evidences Needed To Calculate Compensation For Total Wage Loss

    17 April 2017

    The aftermath of a car accident can be costly. Studies show that the average cost for each nonfatal disabling injury is around $61,600. This cost includes medical expenses, wage loss, and more. To recoup your losses, hire a personal injury attorney to help you file a case. To calculate the total amount of compensation that you deserve from wage loss, there are 3 types of evidences that you'll need. Paystubs to Prove Stability of Income

  • What To Do If Your Dog Bites Someone While At The Park

    11 April 2017

    If you have a dog, and frequent a park with your pet, then it is important to know what to do should you run into a situation where your dog has bitten someone or another dog. Even if you always keep your dog on a leash and never let them run free, the time may come when they do bite someone. Perhaps another dog gets too close (and maybe that dog is off the leash) or maybe some stranger comes over and, without asking your permission, goes to pet your dog and your dog reacts quickly and bites them.

  • What to Do If You Suspect the Insurance Company Is Negotiating in Bad Faith

    11 April 2017

    Insurance companies must negotiate with policy holders in good faith, meaning they should follow through on their promise to cover vehicle accidents as required in the insurance policies and only use ethical means to resolve disputes and arrive at settlement agreements. If you suspect your insurance adjuster is doing things to sabotage your ability to obtain compensation for your damages and losses, here's what you need to do to handle the problem.