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Blog Posts in October, 2015

How to Take Good Personal Injury Photos Oct 29, 2015

If you are seeking compensation for an injury you sustained due to someone else's negligence, you will have to present evidence to demonstrate which party was at-fault. Taking photographs is an excellent way to document physical injuries as well as ...

12 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Personal Injury Attorney Oct 27, 2015

When you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence, you've got more important things to think about than whether or not you’ve chosen the right personal injury attorney. You will likely be dealing with medical costs, changes to your lifestyle, ...

What Does Personal Injury Law Include? Oct 23, 2015

Every day, situations occur around the country that leave innocent people injured at no fault of their own. Whether these situations are accidental or intentional, victims deserve to be able to hold responsible parties accountable. If you have ...

Why Use an Expert Witness in a Personal Injury Case? Oct 20, 2015

Personal injury cases often involve complex medical or scientific facts that are beyond the average layperson’s ability to analyze. In these cases, expert witnesses are often brought in to provide greater credibility to a claim. Expert witnesses ...

How Many Personal Injury Cases Settle out of Court? Oct 16, 2015

The prospect of going to trial can be daunting for anyone involved in a lawsuit. The expense, complex procedures, and nerve-wracking experience of being before a judge and jury is something most people would like to avoid. Fortunately, the vast ...

What is the Value of a Personal Injury Case and How Is It Calculated? Oct 14, 2015

The cost of an injury can be financially and emotionally devastating. On top of physical pain you could face the possibility of long term disability. A severe injury could result in huge medical bills, lost wages, chronic pain, psychological trauma, ...

Does a Personal Injury Settlement Affect SSDI? Oct 12, 2015

Have you recently been awarded a personal injury settlement? If you receive Social Security disability benefits , they might be negatively affected. This depends on the type of aid you receive and the nature of the settlement. The Social Security ...

Are Personal Injury Settlements Taxable? Oct 8, 2015

Have you recently received a settlement in a personal injury case? You are probably wondering if your compensation is taxable. The answer depends on the specifics of your case, and how the compensation was issued. What Parts of My Personal Injury ...

Does Car Insurance Cover Personal Injury? Oct 6, 2015

Automobile accidents have the potential to cause a great deal of damage, including devastating personal injuries. The at-fault driver is usually held financially responsible for the expenses relating to victims’ medical care or burial expenses in the ...

Can I File a Lawsuit Against a Hit-and-Run Driver? Oct 2, 2015

When you’re involved in an auto accident and the driver at fault flees the scene, you might be wondering what you can do. Although insurance companies can help cover the costs of property damage and medical expenses, it can be much more difficult ...

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