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What You Should Know About Insurance Adjusters?

When you get hurt in an accident, you’re entitled to file a claim to collect compensation from the insurance provider of the negligent party. As part of this process, you will doubtless have to deal with an adjuster for the insurance company. As your negotiations inevitably grow more frustrating, you might find yourself asking who…

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How Can I Access My Medical Records?

There are a wealth of reasons why you might need to access your medical records, or someone else’s. You might be changing doctors. You might be wondering about a health condition you have. You could be facing a personal injury lawsuit or medical malpractice suit and need your records for your case. In all of…

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Effective Winter Safety Tips

If you’re the type of person that prefers cold weather, then winter is probably your favorite season. The brisk temperature, the beautiful snow and the enjoyable holidays are just a few of the reasons that winter is one of the best times of the year, and if you want to have the most fun possible…

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Easy Christmas Tree Safety Tips for a Great Holiday

For many people, Christmas is the best time of the year thanks to the breathtaking decorations, and the ability to catch up with friends and family. While you’re enjoying the festive atmosphere that comes with the Christmas season, you want to know that you and your family are going to be safe, and the best…

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How to Tell if You Have a Slip and Fall Case

It can happen to just about anyone at any time. You’re just out for a good time, or headed to the store, or going about your daily business. Suddenly, you find yourself on the ground, sometimes with a serious injury. The accident was caused by a dangerous condition that you didn’t see, that you weren’t…

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The Best Tips for Thanksgiving Safety

With the Thanksgiving holiday approaching, many people’s minds are focused on a delicious turkey dinner and time spent with friends and family. While Thanksgiving is certainly a joyous occasion, it is also a holiday where accents are frequent, causing people to spend their holiday in the emergency room. If you want to make sure that…

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When a Pedestrian is Hit by a Drunk Driver

When a Pedestrian is Hit by a Drunk Driver In the year 2010 alone, according to FBI statistics, over 1.4 million arrests were made for driving under the influence. That same year, 23% of all drivers who were involved in fatal car accidents were intoxicated to some degree. The problem truly is an epidemic and…

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Can You File an Injury Suit Over Food Poisoning?

Food poisoning is a risk we take every time we eat out. There are so many conditions that can lead to foodborne illness — food that’s a few degrees off in temperature for a few minutes too long can turn toxic. If the restaurant has been negligent in maintaining their food safety standards, they should…

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What Is the “Serious Injury” Threshold?

When you’ve been involved in a car accident, you will usually file a claim against the insurance policy of the driver who was at fault in your wreck. However, a handful of states, including New York and Florida, operate using no-fault rules. In no-fault states, you are only allowed to file a claim against your…

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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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