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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…

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Minor Accidents: Does the Insurance Company Need to Know

Car accidents are a very common occurrence. However, not every car accident is serious. Most, in fact, are very minor, barely reaching the level of a fender bender. If you’ve been involved in a minor car accident, then you might be wondering if you must tell your insurance company about your wreck. Because dealing with…

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I Was Hurt Driving a Commercial Vehicle: What Can I Do?

When you work as a commercial driver, one of the most stressful situations you could experience is being involved in an accident. Commercial driving accidents, particularly those involving trucks, are often very damaging, meaning you might have suffered serious injuries that prevent you from working. After your commercial driving accident, you’re probably thinking about compensation…

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How to Deal With a Denied Personal Injury Claim

After suffering a serious injury, it’s likely that you’ve filed a claim with your insurance company. Unfortunately, even if the type of injury you’ve suffered should be covered by your insurance, it’s possible that your claim will be denied. An injury claim denial can be a very stressful event, leaving you without the financial support…

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Filing a Work Accident Report: What You Need to Know

Work related injuries can happen very suddenly and can result in devastating injuries. After your injury, you might be planning on applying for workers’ compensation benefits to support you until you heal. However, before you will be able to receive your benefits, you will need to fill out and submit an accident report. If you’ve…

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How Much in Workers’ Comp Benefits Can You Get?

If you’ve been hurt on the job, then probably one of the primary issues on your mind is how you are going to support yourself and your family until you can return to work. It is for these exact circumstances that workers’ compensation benefits were designed. However, if you’ve never received workers’ comp before, you…

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