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Read This If You’re Thinking of Managing Your Personal Injury Claim by Yourself

In the modern world, more and more people are embarking on DIY projects. From kitchen remodels to decorating elaborate cakes, there seems to be an online tutorial for just about everything. If you’re considering trying to DIY a personal injury case, you should strongly reconsider. Is it possible for a plaintiff to file a claim against...

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What to Do If You’ve Been Hurt in a Wrong Way Accident

    You may have seen the story on the news. Earlier this year, a wrong-way driver in Tampa caused a motorcycle accident that led to a fatality. The driver, who was identified as being a man in his 80s, was traveling in the wrong direction on a major highway. Although wrong-way accidents aren’t very common, they do...

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How Do Personal Injury Lawsuits Work?

If you’ve been injured in a no-fault car or motorcycle accident, or you’ve sustained injuries during a slip-and-fall, you may be wondering how personal injury lawsuits work. Personal injury lawsuits are a bit different from other types of legal proceedings, because in this type of case, the injured party will need to show that another person...

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How can I help my personal injury lawyer with my case?

After you have consulted with a lawyer and made a decision regarding who will represent you, your lawyer takes the reigns for the most part.  But you may be wondering if there is any way you can help.  The most important thing for you to do is to provide documentation of your medical bills, expenses...

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What is the most important thing for me to do after my injury?

Car Accident

For anyone who has been involved in a car accident, you know that the initial shock regarding the incident can take over and some confusion about what you should or should not do may set in. For someone who is injured in an accident, the shock and confusion may be compounded with pain and uncertainty...

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Can I file a personal injury claim if I was partially at fault for the accident that resulted in my injuries?

Can I file a personal injury claim if I was partially at fault for the accident that resulted in my injuries? The answer to this question is solely based on your jurisdiction and the particular laws that exist there. In a very limited number of areas, individuals are unable to recover any kind of compensation if...

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Personal Injury: What is the value of my case?

Car Accident

Personal Injury: What is the value of my case? This is a difficult, but common question with regard to a personal injury matter. In order to establish a value for your personal injury claim, several things must be considered, including the severity of your injuries, the facts of the case, insurance policy limits and the character...

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