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What You Need to Know About Sidewalk Slip and Falls

Slip and fall accidents in public can be not just painful and disabling, but emotionally traumatic as well. You’re deeply embarrassed about what happened, and you know that it wasn’t your fault. But how can you collect damages for your fall? Who is responsible for maintaining the sidewalk or other areas where you were injured,…

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I Was Injured on Private Property, What Can I Do?

If you’ve been injured on private property, there are specific instances in which you are able to file a lawsuit. A premises liability lawyer will be able to help you determine whether your case constitutes filing a suit. Read on for more information about what happens when you’ve been injured on private property. What is…

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How the Workers’ Comp Claim Procedure Works in South Carolina

When you suffer a serious injury on the job that will prevent you from working for an extended period of time, one of the best decisions you can make is to file a workers’ compensation claim. Workers’ comp can provide the financial support you need until you’re able to return to work. However, if you’ve…

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How Do I Get Treatment After an Accident With No Insurance?

In every car accident, whether major or minor, there is always the possibility of suffering an injury. Unfortunately, if you don’t have medical insurance, getting the treatment that you need for your injuries can seem difficult, if not impossible. While it can be an uphill battle, there are a few ways you can receive medical…

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How Your SSDI Monthly Payment Is Calculated

If you’ve suffered an injury and can no longer work, then you might be wondering how you will support yourself. In circumstances like these, many people choose to file for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) payments. SSDI can help support you for as long as you are unable to work and is a system that…

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Should I File a Lawsuit Over Whiplash?

In a sudden, unexpected car accident, one of the most common injuries a person can suffer is whiplash. A whiplash injury is possible even in minor car accidents and can leave you suffering aftereffects for months and years to come. Because whiplash claims are often considered nuisance claims, many people who suffer this injury are…

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How Medical Liens Can Impact Your Injury Case

After you’ve won a personal injury lawsuit and received your deserved settlement, you’ll be excited to finally move on from your injury and focus on your recovery. However, there is still one issue that you need to be aware of: liens. A lien is a method for medical providers, insurance companies, and even government agencies…

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What Happens When the Responsible Party Has No Insurance

No matter their level of severity, car accidents are always stressful, and this accident is only compounded when the other driver is uninsured. When you’ve been hit by a driver without car insurance, it can leave you wondering exactly how you will pay for your car repair and possible medical bills. Fortunately, when you’ve been…

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What the Police Report Does For You After a Car Accident

The moments immediately following a car accident are some of the most stressful that a person can experience. After you’ve checked to make sure that you and your passengers are okay, it’s typical for your mind to turn to the future and how you will pay for your injuries and damages to your vehicle. Because…

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Car Accident Cases: What to Expect

Being involved in a car accident can be extremely difficult, especially when your accident results in a lawsuit. Although auto insurance policies will usually cover injuries resulting from a car accident, it’s possible that you may need to file a lawsuit to get the compensation that you deserve. However, if you’ve never been involved in…