Why Hire an Attorney After a Car Accident?

Why You Need a Personal Injury Lawyer A car accident attorney can help you in your case due to their knowledge of liability. They have a full investigative team at their disposal to reenact your accident and explore the circumstances surrounding it. There are good reasons to hire an attorney after a car accident that [...]

By |2019-05-17T11:44:22-07:00June 4th, 2019|Blog|

Why It’s a Good Idea to Reject the First Insurance Settlement Offer

Why You Should Always Reject the First Insurance Offer When the insurance company presents with an initial settlement, they are likely not paying you everything to which you may be entitled. Taking the time to negotiate can help you maximize your claim. Insurance Companies Try to Lowball You Insurance companies are businesses that are out [...]

By |2019-04-23T16:46:19-07:00May 30th, 2019|Blog|

What to Look for When Choosing a Personal Injury Attorney

Top Three Things to Look for in an Injury Lawyer Your well-being is important, so when you get injured, it's important to find a lawyer who can stick up for you. However, finding the perfect injury attorneys isn't always easy. After all, looking for an attorney isn't something that most people do on a regular [...]

By |2019-04-23T15:38:41-07:00May 28th, 2019|Blog|

Requesting Your Medical Records From the Hospital

Tips for Seeking Medical Records From a Hospital When you are contemplating legal action against a hospital, it will be helpful to have your medical records to show your attorney. Here are some tips for obtaining your medical records from a hospital. Know Your Rights to Your Records The federal law called HIPAA allows everyone [...]

By |2019-04-23T15:31:51-07:00May 23rd, 2019|Blog|

What You Should Know About Lawsuits That Involve Defective Products

What to Do When a Defective Product Causes Injuries Defective products cause thousands of injuries every year. If a defective product is placed into the hands of a customer, the manufacturer, wholesaler, or retailer could be held liable for any injuries that occur because of this product. In order to prove liability when filing a [...]

By |2019-04-23T16:22:24-07:00May 21st, 2019|Blog|

Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim on Time

When to File a Workers' Compensation Claim Most employers offer a type of insurance that's known as workers' compensation, which allows you to obtain benefits for an injury or illness that occurred while on the job. However, accepting these benefits usually means that you give up your right to file a lawsuit against the company. [...]

By |2019-04-23T16:17:25-07:00May 16th, 2019|Blog|

A Building Owner’s Liability for Inadequate Security

Suing for Inadequate Building Security Those who own and maintain buildings have an obligation to provide adequate security for those who are in the building. Here are some factors to consider if something has happened to you while in the building and you want to bring suit. The Right to Security Depends on Several Things [...]

By |2019-04-23T16:12:17-07:00May 14th, 2019|Blog|

Suing for Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress

When You Can Sue for Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress When someone has acted so outrageously towards you in a manner that is both shocking and beyond all bounds of decency, you may have a cause of action if you have suffered severe distress from that person's conduct. This Is Not the Same as Mental [...]

By |2019-04-23T16:07:11-07:00May 9th, 2019|Blog|

Damages You May Be Able to Seek When Filing a Wrongful Death Claim

Types of Compensation Available in a Wrongful Death Claim When someone close to you dies, the emotional toll can be substantial. It's also possible that you will experience hefty financial burdens in the event that you depended on the deceased individual. If another person or company was responsible for the death, you might have the [...]

By |2019-04-30T10:23:39-07:00May 7th, 2019|Blog|

How Courts Could Interpret an Apology in an Accident Case

Why You Shouldn’t Apologize After a Car Crash Your first instinct after a car accident may be to express your guilt or sadness over the fact that the collision happened. However, unless you are ready to admit that you’re liable for that crash, do not say anything to any other drivers or passengers. Instead, make [...]

By |2019-03-28T21:00:44-07:00March 28th, 2019|Blog|