There are many variables to consider when making an attempt to put a dollar amount on a personal injury case. Awarded compensation for an injury sustained as a result of another’s negligence should cover the injured party’s hospital bills, medical bills, and prolonged care. But then it becomes more unclear further on because injured victims… Continue reading Establishing a Dollar Amount to Your Personal Injury Claim
I have had several people raise questions to me regarding what kinds of injury you can claim for in a Personal Injury or Clinical Negligence claim. Do mental health problems count as an injury? Is it just cuts, bruises, and broken bones? What about hurt feelings? Or emotional upset? Most people know and understand that… Continue reading Can You Claim for Emotional Distress?
How did this construction work injury happen? The trench collapsed in multiple stages. One worker was trapped under the trench after the initial collapse. Then, an excavator operator and another worker jumped in to help. Right after, a second collapse occurred trapping all three workers. The excavator operator managed to free himself and call for… Continue reading L&I Issues Fines for Washington State Companies for Deadly Safety Violations
Injuries are the most unexpected visitors since the time of human creation. They come when one least expects it to. While some injuries are curable and done so pretty quickly, some injuries take a long time to recover and at times don’t recover at all. Nevertheless injuries are always painful and one must be very… Continue reading Injury Measures
A personal injury case is one where you have been injured by somebody or when you have injured somebody in any way.Such cases can have severe consequences if you don’t handle them properly. Irrespective of whether you are at fault or not, you need file these cases on time, so that you get some consideration… Continue reading Tips To Choose A Personal Injury Attorney
Slip and fall accidents commonly occur on commercial property, including places like retail shops, movie theaters, grocery stores, restaurants, and more. When such accidents happen due to a property owner’s negligence, a victim could seek out a premise liability claim. These are legal claims that hold the property owner responsible for the damages and losses… Continue reading Questions To Ask Yourself About Property Owner Conduct in a Slip and Fall Accident
An accident concussion should never be viewed as a minor injury. A concussion can have lasting effects on the brain and body, and may even be an indicator of something more serious like traumatic brain injury. Even after many of the symptoms of an accident concussion are gone, new and sometimes very serious symptoms and… Continue reading Accident Concussion Affecting Your Family? You Need Help Now!
Under the Indiana Worker’s Compensation Act, temporary total disability is paid for the time period an employee is completely unable to perform regular work because of an injury. Temporary total disability is paid at the rate of two-thirds of the employee’s pre-injury average weekly wage, subject to a maximum period of 500 weeks. See Indiana… Continue reading Indiana Worker’s Compensation Law: Recent Developments With Temporary Total Disability Benefits
Who is Most at Risk for Being a Dog Bite Victim? You are automatically more at risk if there is a dog in the home. Even more of a risk factor is present if you live with more than one dog. While children ages 5-9 are the most frequent dog bite victims, men follow in… Continue reading Q and A on Dog Bites