12 September 2023
If you are filing for Social Security disability due to an accident, injury, or disease making it impossible for you to work, then you have probably experienced a significant reduction in your income and need the benefits to pay your bills. While filing for your Social Security Disability on your own may save a few dollars, you are better off hiring a Social Security Disability lawyer. Here are a few reasons why you need one.
26 July 2023
Failure to mitigate, also known as failure to minimize damages, is a legal concept that can arise in the context of auto accidents. It refers to the injured party's obligation to take reasonable steps to minimize the extent of their injuries after an accident occurs. For example, if a victim failed to use safety restraints and is involved in a car accident, that might be seen as a failure to mitigate.
7 June 2023
Winning a personal injury lawsuit is vital for any victim. Whether you were seriously injured, suffered financial damage, or lost valuable property, you need this win in order to fully recover. The best way to win your case is to understand the three components of a strong case and how they work together. In fact, because all three must be proven, they are all equally important to you. Here's what you need to know about them.
24 April 2023
Hospital infections are severe and potentially life-threatening complications that can affect patients. If you have recently been injured due to medical malpractice, you should consider contacting a medical malpractice attorney. Common Causes of Hospital Infections Infections can be caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi, or other microorganisms that enter the body through wounds, catheters, surgical sites, or other medical devices. While some hospital infections are unavoidable, others result from negligence or substandard care by the hospital staff or facility.
8 March 2023
Companies use 18-wheeler trucks for commercial services because they're large semi-trailers with a stable wheelbase, enabling them to carry and withstand heavy weight over long distances. On the downside, 18-wheelers pose dangerous risks on the road due to features such as large blindspots and hazardous materials they carry. Accidents involving them are always fatal and severe. Moreover, following up on liability claims for such vehicles is always challenging, and you should seek the services of an 18-wheeler attorney to guide you through the legal process.
19 January 2023
After being in a car accident that involved another driver and vehicle, you may feel that it is obvious that you are not the one at fault for the incident. Since you were injured in the accident and your vehicle sustained heavy damage, you may be getting ready to file a claim against the other driver. To do this, you may already be planning to find a lawyer to help you with your case.
30 November 2022
If you've been in a car accident, it's likely that some of the injuries you've experienced are those you cannot immediately see. Of course, that doesn't make those injuries any less real. They can still impact your life just as much as other types of injuries you can see. In fact, you may still be able to file a personal injury lawsuit even if you have invisible injuries. These are some of the things you need to know before you file a lawsuit.
10 October 2022
Hit-and-run crashes can be serious and complex to deal with because finding the responsible driver can be difficult. If you're a victim of this crash, you can easily feel confused and overwhelmed. If you want to minimize your stress and increase your chances of obtaining a high settlement, contact an auto accident attorney. They'll handle all the legal issues for you, enabling you to focus on your recovery. Here are three reasons to have them by your side:
10 August 2022
You must ensure your kid has put on their seat belt before setting on a journey. A seat belt averts serious injuries in the event of a collision or rollover. Even so, a high-impact accident could still cause bodily harm to the little one even if they have fastened their belt. Accident-related injuries may require expensive medical services, including surgery, therapy, and rehabilitation. In such a scenario, seeking legal justice against the at-fault party can relieve your financial burden.
8 June 2022
The issue of preexisting conditions can be extremely confusing for many hurt workers. However, just because you have a preexisting condition doesn't mean you cannot be covered for a work injury. To find out more so that you can advocate for your rights to workers' compensation coverage, read on. State Law Varies All workers' compensation issues are covered by state laws — this is not a federal issue. However, some federal provisions do protect hurt workers and provide them with certain rights.