How do Insurance Companies Investigate Insurance Claims?

By |July 9th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , |

Following a car accident, the insurance company needs to investigate the claim before it can reach a settlement. Typically, a representative of the company will contact you and any other potential witnesses in order to gather more detailed information about the incident. The insurance adjuster will ask questions to probe deeper into what happened and [...]

Six Mistakes That Could Cost You Your Personal Injury Claim

By |June 25th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , |

If you have been in an accident, there is a long list of personal and legal items to worry about. Will you make your son’s soccer game? Will you need surgery on your leg? Will you be reimbursed for any medical treatment you will need to receive? Whatever your immediate worries may be, there are [...]

The Devastating Financial Impact of a Spinal Cord Injury

By |June 12th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , |

Personal injuries are financially devastating in and of themselves, as victims are forced to pay for unforeseen medical expenses, property damage, and more, all without being able to earn an income. However, spinal cord injuries are even more shattering, as spinal cord injuries often result in significant and irreversible damage, in addition to medical and [...]

Five Mistakes to Avoid When Dealing With Your Doctor Throughout Your Personal Injury Case

By |May 29th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , |

Whether your doctor likes it or not, he or she is a key player in your personal injury case. An insurance company or jury is not just going to take your word for it when you claim to be injured. They are going to want proof. Your doctor can give them that proof. However, even [...]

Four Steps to a Successful Personal Injury Claim Outcome

By |May 16th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , |

So, you were injured in an accident and sustained serious, life-altering injuries. You are automatically entitled to a settlement, right? Wrong. Unfortunately, knowing that you are injured is not enough to win your lawsuit. Rather, you need to prove that you are injured and that the defendant caused your injuries. While that may seem simple [...]

Should I Represent Myself in a Personal Injury Case

By |July 2nd, 2017|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If you are considering filing a personal injury case you may question the need to hire a lawyer.  You may feel the situation if very clear, you suffered an injury the other person is obviously at fault and now you want to claim damages.  It is possible to represent yourself but the process is never [...]

Understanding Liability When You Have Been Injured

By |June 1st, 2017|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , , , , |

When you have filed a lawsuit for a personal injury from an accident your lawyer begins the work to obtain compensation for your injury.  One of the first things that needs to be done is determine who was at fault.  Since you are the one who has filed the lawsuit, the burden on proving who [...]

Why Medical Treatment is Priority#1 For a Personal Injury

By |May 20th, 2017|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Your physical well being is the single most important factor to consider after you have suffered a personal injury.  Choosing the right health care providers for the treatments you may need as you recover from your injury is essential.  You may feel your injuries are not great enough to seek medical attention but even minor [...]

Coping After an Accident or Personal Injury

By |May 14th, 2017|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In the days and weeks after an accident in which you were personally injured, life can become unrecognizable as you knew it.  This is especially true when you have physical limitations or disfiguring injuries.  Your physical injuries are difficult enough but the mental injuries are the unspoken element that needs attention too.  When you are [...]