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Can the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Company Really Follow Me?

Can the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Company Really Follow Me?

As the victim of a workplace injury, you deserve proper compensation. If you have filed a claim with the insurance company, only to discover you are being followed, you may begin to wonder what’s legal and what’s not. Can the insurance company really follow you? Are they allowed to dig … Continue reading

4 Things That May Impact Your Car Accident Settlement

4 Things That May Impact Your Car Accident Settlement

Car Accident Lawyer When someone asks how much to expect in a settlement, a lawyer may have a long answer. This is because a settlement can’t be determined simply, as there are many factors at play. If you’re wondering how much your settlement might be worth, consider the following four … Continue reading

Is a Legal Separation the Same as a Divorce?

Is a Legal Separation the Same as a Divorce?

Personal Injury Lawyer Deciding that your marriage is over can take a toll on your emotional and physical wellbeing. The circumstances in your life determine the stress that may follow this decision and whether or not you and your spouse can reach an agreement. The legal process of getting a … Continue reading

Were You the Victim of Negligence?

Were You the Victim of Negligence?

When you suffer an injury due to someone else’s action or inaction, then you might be entitled to compensation. Accidents happen, but that doesn’t mean that you don’t have a legal right to be compensated for your medical bills, lost wages or pain and suffering. The foundation for most personal … Continue reading

4 Reasons You Need a Lawyer for a Motorcycle Accident

4 Reasons You Need a Lawyer for a Motorcycle Accident

Personal Injury Lawyer A motorcycle accident can be devastating, as you may be left with serious injuries. Here are four reasons why you should hire a motorcycle accident lawyer. Your Lawyer Can Help You Through the Legal Process  Filing a lawsuit and negotiating with an insurance company isn’t for the … Continue reading

Substance Abuse and Truck Accidents

Substance Abuse and Truck Accidents

Truck drivers face a work environment based largely on endurance. The longer they can stay on the road, the more time they spend earning money and consequently the more profitable they are. However, this can lead to serious physical and emotional stresses as they push themselves to stay awake and … Continue reading

What Factors Determine How Much My Personal Injury Case Is Worth?

What Factors Determine How Much My Personal Injury Case Is Worth?

Personal Injury Lawyer If you have been injured in an incident that was not your fault, you are likely wondering what factors come into play when determining how much your personal injury case is worth. Insurance companies look at several different factors including pain and suffering when they place a … Continue reading

Commercial Truck Driving Fatigue Leads to Increase in Fatalities

Commercial Truck Driving Fatigue Leads to Increase in Fatalities

Fatigued truck drivers are one of the most dangerous issues on the country’s roads today. One of the most famous accidents occurred on June 8, 2014, when actor/standup comedian Tracy Morgan was seriously injured and hospitalized after a Walmart truck collided into the back of the limo van carrying the … Continue reading

What Is the DUI “Walk and Turn” Test?

What Is the DUI “Walk and Turn” Test?

The “walk and turn” test is a common tool used by police officers to try to prove a person is intoxicated. This is a type of divided attention test–the person taking it has their attention divided between muscle control, memory and balance. It also has two parts, known as the … Continue reading

What to Expect at Traffic Court

What to Expect at Traffic Court

Different jurisdictions handle traffic violations in different ways. In some communities, you may be able to pay the fine by mail or online, while others will require you to attend a court hearing. Some jurisdictions may schedule a separate arraignment, while others will handle all the proceedings during one court … Continue reading