Facts Every Car Accident Victim Should Know About Whiplash

Whiplash is an injury that is commonly sustained in car accidents. But do you really know what it is? Whiplash is caused when the head and neck are suddenly whipped or jerked forward. This causes the vertebrae and soft tissue in the neck to become hyperextended, causing the injury that is known as whiplash. If you are…

Economic vs. Non-Economic Damages

Have you been injured in an accident? If so, you may be able to recover lost wages. In fact, you are entitled to seek compensation for both economic and non-economic losses if you’re injured due to the negligence of someone else. However, you will need an attorney who is experienced in personal injury cases to help…

What Damages Can I Recover When Injured?

When you have been injured due to some other person or company’s negligence, you may have a personal injury case. An accident is not necessarily an automobile accident; personal injury includes bodily injury from dog bites, slip and falls, medical malpractice, defective products, home accidents and more.

Three Common Car Accident Injuries

When you’ve been involved in a car accident, injuries can be minor such as whiplash or more serious such as spinal cord or brain injuries. However, even the most minor injuries can be expensive to treat, which is why it is important to consider filing a personal injury claim with a personal injury attorney. If you’ve…

What You Need to Know in the Case of a Truck Accident

It is estimated that around 500,000 trucking accidents happen every year in America alone, with a staggering 5,000 of them resulting in death. This means that every 15 minutes someone is seriously injured or killed by a semi-truck, with most of these deaths occurring in the smaller passenger vehicles. With the sheer size and vastness…

When is the Right Time For You to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer?

In the event of a car accident, the next steps you take are crucial. If you were injured in the accident or if the accident resulted in a monetary loss, one of the first things you will want to do is reach out to a personal injury attorney who is experienced in dealing with these…

Why would you choose personal injury settlements rather than go to trial? If you’re just beginning quest for compensation in a case, you may be unaware of how personal injury settlements work. On television, you’ll see very dramatic courtroom scenes, but that’s not generally the way it works in most personal injury cases. In fact, a…

What are the 3 truths a brain injury attorney wants everyone to know? If you or someone you love has suffered head trauma as a result of an accident, you may be considering whether or not to hire a brain injury attorney. While your time and energy should be focused most on recovery, you’ll also…

Check out a few helpful statistics on personal injury claims. Did you know the government estimates that only 5% of personal injury claims will ever go to trial? This means that 95% of personal injury claims are settled pretrial! And of the claims which end up going to trial, 9 out of 10 will result…

Discover three common hurdles encountered during personal injury cases. When dealing with complicated personal injury cases, it can seem like the entire world is set against you. The process can be arduous, stressful, and loaded with obstacles. Many settlement negotiations stall, allowing the process to drag on for months (and even years!). To help assist…

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