Personal Injury

November 28, 2016
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Personal Injury

What to do After a Dog Bite: Required Medical Attention and Legal Steps to Take

Dog bites are painful. The victim not only undergoes immense physical pain and mental anguish. There are certain steps that need to be taken immediately after a dog bite. If you are attacked and bitten by a dog, you may be entitled to receive due compensation for the expenses and trauma you have undergone. Here is a comprehensive guide to dog bite injury and what steps to take after suffering one.

 

 

September 19, 2016
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Personal Injury

Personal Injury

What Happens When You Settle with the Insurers Without Contacting an Attorney?

What Happens When You Settle with the Insurers Without Contacting an Attorney?

After suffering a personal injury, you are often left wondering, will I be compensated for all my medical bills, as well as any pain and suffering? As a plaintiff in a personal injury case, you are entitled to proper compensation from those responsible for your pain and injury.

Personal injury damages can be strictly classified into three categories:

  • General Compensatory Damages

  • Special Compensatory Damages

  • Punitive Damages

 

 

Wrongful Death

When a person dies because of the fault of another person or organization, the U.S. law allows the survivor(s) or families to bring a wrongful death lawsuit against them.

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Assault

Assault or the threat of violence is “both a crime and a tort” and, therefore, can either be a felony or a misdemeanor. Often used interchangeably, assault is different from battery. In fact, it is the lesser included offense of battery. 

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Bicycle Accidents

Cycling is a fun, cheap and a healthy alternative to driving. But, it can also be very dangerous as automobile drivers and cyclists do not always share the road with as much discipline as they should, and many times resulting in collisions and accidents.

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Motorcycle Accidents

One of the things that makes us human is the unpredictability that our lives bring with it. One minute everything can seem fine, and the next, you don’t know what went wrong! Motorcycle accidents are one such harsh reality that can happen unexpectedly. 

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Car Accidents

Car accidents can never be predicted. You never know when you or your loved one could be involved in a car crash. All of sudden, you find that your whole world has been turned upside down due to an unexpected collision.

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