Reclaiming Your Life after a Devastating Accident

  • Suffering From The Car Wreck Blues

    16 August 2017

    The ways that a car accident can cause suffering are seemingly endless: injuries to your physical health, the loss of transportation, financial problems due to missing work and more. Fortunately, you may find a way to get compensation for some of those losses and perhaps even more. Pain and suffering is a less-understood factor in most accident situations, so read on to learn more about what pain and suffering is and how to be compensated for it.

  • Injured On The Job? 4 Important Benefits You're Entitled To

    14 August 2017

    No one wants to be injured on the job. Unfortunately, accidents do happen. When they do, you need to be prepared for the long-haul; that time between the accident and your return to work. If you've been injured on the job, one of the first things you'll need to do is hire an attorney; if you haven't already done that. Hiring an attorney for your workers compensation case can mean the difference between getting the care and service you need, and being left without proper coverage.

  • Filing A Wrongful Death Lawsuit: Three Things To Know

    4 August 2017

    Losing a loved one due to the wrongful actions of another can be emotionally painful, and it can also cause numerous expenses that you and your family would not otherwise incur. If you have lost a loved one due to the actions of another person, you may be able to file a wrongful death lawsuit. Hiring a personal injury lawyer is a good first step toward building a case and making the person responsible financially responsible for his or her actions.

  • Three Major Questions To Answer Before Settling Your Injury Case

    18 July 2017

    Settling an injury case before trial has several benefits. It helps you avoid the uncertainties of trial, ensures you get your money as soon as possible, and allows you to maintain your privacy. This doesn't mean that resolution before trial is always a good idea. For example, you shouldn't settle your case without answering these three questions: Is the Money Worth It? For most people, the major point of pursuing a personal injury case is to seek monetary compensation for the damages occasioned by the accident.

  • Heading Out On The Highway This Summer? 4 Steps To Take If Your Car Is Struck By A Big Rig

    14 July 2017

    Now that summer is officially here, it's time to make those vacation plans. If a road trip is involved, you're probably going to see your fair share of big rigs during your travels, especially if you're going to be traveling along the interstates. While you're traveling, it's important to remember that passenger vehicles aren't always easy for truck drivers to spot. This is particularly true at night, and during high-traffic times, such as during rush hour.

  • Four Tips To Follow If You Are Injured At Work

    4 July 2017

    Being injured at work and having to take time off while you recover can put you in quite a financial dilemma. Your bills do not stop coming because you cannot go to work and you often do not earn a paycheck after you use up all of your sick days. If you have been injured at work, use the guide below to learn what steps to make to ensure that you can be paid for your injuries through worker's compensation.

  • Does Your Parent Reside In A Nursing Home? 4 Signs That They May Be The Victim Of Abuse

    25 June 2017

    If your parent is living in a nursing home, you should know that they're at risk of becoming the victim of elder abuse. In fact, studies show thatabout 1.4 million Americans. When you chose a nursing home for your parent, you hoped that they would be kept, happy, healthy, and safe. Unfortunately, many seniors who are residing in nursing homes, are not living under any of those conditions. According to statistics, about 1 in 3 nursing homes throughout America.

  • 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: