Been In A Car Accident? Here's A Basic Timeline Overview Of What To Expect

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After a car accident, there is so much going on that it can be hard to see the timeline of events. Although every single vehicle accident is unique in and of its own, most auto accidents will follow a basic timeline of event. Here is a basic overview of those events so that you can know what to expect: The Accident. It can be extremely frightening to be involved in a vehicle accident, especially if you sustain serious injuries.

11 April 2016

Faqs About Disputing Independent Contractor Classification In A Workers' Comp Case

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Employers and their insurance companies can use a number of reasons to deny a workers' compensation claim. One possible reason is that you are not considered to be an employee. If your employer has classified you as an independent contractor, here is what you need to know.  Why Classify You as an Independent Contractor? The most obvious reason for classifying you as an independent contractor in regards to a workers' compensation claim is that the insurance company can deny you.

21 March 2016

How to Be Safe on an Elevator

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Escalator accidents increase by around ten percent every year. Most of the accidents involve children below the age of 14 and senior citizens above the age of 65. While design and construction issues also cause escalator injuries, human factors also play an important role. This means you also have a part to play to prevent escalator accidents. Here are five helpful measures that help: Be Patience Being patient will serve you well in many areas of life, but it can mean the difference between a safe escalator ride and an injury.

3 March 2016

Tips For Filing A Car Accident Lawsuit In California

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If you were recently in a car accident, then you probably have had to deal with a lot of bills. One of the most effective ways of getting that money back is to file a lawsuit. However, a lawsuit can be quite complicated, especially if you are trying to file one without a lawyer. Every state has different laws, which means that your case might be easily won in New York, but completely shut down in Alabama.

15 February 2016

3 Reasons Why You Need An Attorney To Help With Your Dog Bite Case

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Dogs are a great addition to any family. They bring you joy, laughter and companionship. However, they can also attack you when you least expect it. If you were recently attacked by someone else's dog through no fault of your own, you might be entitled to compensation. Regardless of how big or small your injuries are, you deserve to be compensated for your suffering and pain. Instead of trying to handle the case on your own, you can turn to a licensed dog bite attorney to help.

4 February 2016

Three Questions To Pose When You're Hiring A Car Accident Attorney

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Being involved in a car accident can turn your world upside down in a hurry. Regardless of the nature of your injury or the severity of your vehicle damage, it's important to devote some time to researching attorneys who specialize in car accident cases if you're considering the idea of taking legal action. Reading various law firms' websites, such as Antonucci Frank & Associates Attorneys, and checking review sites can give you an idea of some attorneys you might wish to represent you, but it's ideal to call each person to see if he or she is the right fit.

19 January 2016

Medical Malpractice Lawsuits: 3 Things You May Think Are, But Really Aren't

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When you come down with an illness or need to undergo a surgery, you put full trust into your physician or surgeon. You expect that they will properly and timely diagnose you, provide you with the necessary treatment and help you recuperate. Unfortunately, mistakes can be made, and health care professionals can be negligent. If this happens, it can result in irreparable injury for you. Luckily, the law allows a lawsuit to be filed by the victim against the health care provider that can potentially help you recover monetary damages for the injuries that you sustained.

8 January 2016