What to Consider With an Out of Court Settlement

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When a plaintiff is offered an out-of-court settlement, it’s usually because the defendant wants to avoid going to trial. Whether to accept a settlement offer is a big decision for a plaintiff. They must decide if it is better for them to accept what has been offered, or reject it and let their case be decided by a judge and …

Steps to Take After a Car Accident

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For the average person, knowing what to do and say after a car accident is about as far from their plans as any important priority can get. Being prepared for a car accident is vitally important, however. When you are facing potential civil and criminal liability, insurance issues, car repairs and injuries, thinking straight and taking the right steps in …

4 Myths About Personal Injury Claims

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There are plenty of myths out there about personal injury claims. Everyone has heard them, and sometimes, they’re enough to make you think twice about filing your own claim. Let’s bust a few of those myths, so you can feel confident about filing your claim. Myth #1: Personal injury claims are frivolous lawsuits. We’ve all heard the story about the …

When Should I File a Lawsuit

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The decision to file a lawsuit is not one that should be made in haste. There are three important things that you will need to take into consideration when figuring out when to file a lawsuit. First and foremost, you should make sure that you have a good case. You should also make sure that you will be happy with …

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5 Common Misconceptions About Personal Injury Claims

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Unfortunately, there is always a chance that you might end up in some sort of accident or situation that leaves you injured. If your injury is severe enough, you will want to file a personal injury claim so that you can recover compensation for your medical bills, medications, further treatment and damages you might have suffered. Its important to have …

Why You Should Not Use Social Media When Involved in a Serious Personal Injury Case

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Social media is everywhere. From sharing photos on Instagram to stories on Snapchat, you can update your status to brag about a promotion or complain about heavy traffic on Facebook. Almost three-quarters of all adults with a computer and internet access use at least one social media platform regularly. Many use social media to promote their business, to share their …

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If You’ve Been Injured, What Are Your Legal Rights?

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Accidents occur on a daily basis and many times the injuries that result from those accidents are the fault of a negligent party. This can be a very distressful situation for the injured victim, especially when the negligent party has little personal assets and little or no insurance protection. Unfortunately, this can be the case regarding many injuries that happen …

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Car Accident Lawsuit Threshold

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In New Jersey most insurance policies have a lawsuit threshold that requires objective medical evidence of a serious personal injury before someone injured in a New Jersey car accident can file a lawsuit. Insurance companies who provide car insurance in New Jersey law generally offers car insurance with two very important options: If you are injured in a car accident …

Hepatitis C Outbreak Caused by Negligent Medical Technician

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A lab technician accused of starting a Hepatitis C outbreak in New Hampshire is now behind bars charged with infecting 30 patients at Exeter Hospital in New Hampshire with Hepatitis C. But, this is just the tip of the iceberg, as David Kwiatkowski was a traveling technician, therefore his actions could have resulted in hundreds if not thousands of infected …

Hospital Staff Members Accused of Neglect and Abuse Causing Personal Injury

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One hospital is being investigated into accounts of patient neglect, alleging that from 2005 to 2009 several patients were left for hours sitting in their own feces, food and drink was left out of reach and hygiene was so poor that relatives had to clean toilets themselves. Several nurses and aides that worked for Stafford Hospital are in danger of potentially …