An Overview of Keeping a Post-Accident Journal
6 February 2020
You should keep a post-accident journal if you are pursuing a personal injury claim. Below is a brief overview of such a journal.
Why a Journal Could Help
A post-accident journal can help you in various ways, but the following are some of the common reasons you need such a journal.
1. Recording Facts: Personal injury claims or lawsuits take time. Your memory will fade with time. Use your journal to record facts about the accident for ease of recollection or reference later.
Steps To Take Before Signing An Auto Accident Release Form
4 February 2020
If you have successfully negotiated an auto accident claim, the insurance company will want you to sign a release form before you can cash your settlement check. The release form is a legal document that absolves the defendant and their insurance company from further blame. It basically says that you won't sue the defendant for further damages. Below are a few things to do before signing the release form.
Ensure Full Compensation
How Does An Injury Lawyer Assist With Winning Your Case?
2 February 2020
If you're injured, you may be wondering if you should hire a personal injury lawyer or take on the case yourself. While an injury lawyer will take part of your compensation as payment, it can be very beneficial to use their services for the following reasons.
Help With Negotiations
Before you go to court, you'll end up in mediation where you'll work with the lawyers of the defendant to potentially settle your case.
What Is A Slip-And-Fall Accident And Why Is An Attorney Often Needed?
29 January 2020
A slip-and-fall incident refers to an accident that occurs when a person slips on something that causes them to land on the ground and sustain numerous injuries, some of which may be very serious. While most people would assume that such an accident would only lead to a few bruises and scrapes, these accidents can often cause much worse injuries.
How Does It Happen?
Slip and falls can occur in different places and for different reasons.