If you have ever gotten behind the wheel after having a few drinks, you should know the risks you are taking in doing so. One of those potential consequences is getting pulled over for a DUI offense. This is a risk that you take any time you drive after consuming alcohol. If you have never been pulled over for a DUI, you may be wondering how to handle the situation if you do get pulled over.
24 October 2018
You will face many challenges following an auto accident. It will take time to recover from any injuries sustained in the accident, you may find yourself unable to work, and you will have to deal with the emotional trauma an auto accident can cause. Your pain and suffering could qualify for financial reimbursement if you intend to take legal action after your auto accident. Negotiating with an insurance adjuster to secure a financial settlement for pain and suffering can be a taxing process.
22 September 2018
You likely know when you should hire an attorney if you're going through a divorce and similarly, you know when to hire an attorney if you were injured in a car accident. However, you may not know when you should hire a medical malpractice attorney. Luckily, this article will list several different scenarios in which you may want to hire the assistance of a medical malpractice attorney. Read on to learn more.
10 August 2018
It is summer, and you may have already gone out on the water once in a boat or spent an hour diving off a floating dock to swim. However, there are some people that tend to take summer fun on the water a little too far. Despite the establishment of laws on driving boats while intoxicated, it does not seem to reduce the number of watercraft accidents. If you, or someone close to you, is in an accident on the water, you should consult a watercraft accident lawyer right away.
22 July 2018
If you've recently suffered a slip-and-fall accident at a place of business, you are probably dealing with a whirlwind of emotions. Walking along and suddenly drifting into a part of the flooring that is wet can take anyone off guard, causing you to fall in a way that is very traumatic. What you need to do is take action, and an attorney can assist you with the case. Read on so you can see why it's best for you to let an attorney handle the ordeal for you.
29 May 2018
If your medical condition is making it impossible for you work at your job, you may qualify for Social Security benefits. This government-run program helps provide a little financial relief for sick workers who've paid into the system throughout their working lives. A lot of applicants end up getting denied, however. The good news is that you may get a second chance at being approved for the benefits you need, but you can raise your chances of an approval on appeal by quite a bit by seeking legal help.
21 April 2018
When it comes to accidents involving large trucks, there is often a misconception that trucking companies don't want to compensate accident victims, but this isn't true. These large companies will pay for injuries, property damage and other expenses, but they want to do so at the lowest possible cost. Make sure you aren't making this process easier for them. Learn how you can help maximize your claim. Stay in Open Communication
26 March 2018
There are too many people who have been wronged by another and don't get the restitution that they deserve. There are things put in place to protect the innocent party so that they don't end up without anything, but you are going to have to take action. In many cases, the best way to get what you are owed is to file a personal injury lawsuit. Here are the steps that you need to take to file a lawsuit.
26 February 2018
Did you know that bullying can trigger personal injury claims? Yes, if your child is injured by a bully, you have a right to pursue personal injury damages against the liable party. Here are some of the parties that may be responsible for the damages if the bullying occurred in school: The Child Has Unexplained Injuries Most kids don't like to acknowledge it when they are getting bullied; they may be embarrassed or fear retaliation from the bullies.
23 January 2018
After being injured in a car accident that wasn't your fault, it is easy to become stressed, confused, and eventually not know what to do next. If you're injured in an auto accident, it is important to know what steps to take so you receive the settlement that you deserve. After being hurt in a car accident, avoid these major mistakes: Communicating with the Other Drivers Insurance Company In the days and weeks after you're injured in a car accident that you did not cause,the other driver's insurance company will most likely contact you and ask for a statement or more information about the accident.
18 December 2017