Helpful Tips If You’ve Been Injured In A Car Accident That Was Not Your Fault

Getting into a car accident is a traumatic and emotional experience, but this is just the time that it’s important to try to keep a clear head. This is true especially when the accident may not have been your fault, because you’ll have to protect yourself and safeguard your rights. While a personal injury lawyer may be able to help you, there are also more immediate concerns that will require your attention. Immediately Following the…

Personal Injury, Insurance Claims, Attorneys and Knowing Your Rights

Being injured due to the negligence of another party is always a bad experience. Our health is commonly the most important component of our personal lives and injuries can hamper all types of activity, including merely getting through the day for those who are seriously injured. Equally as frustrating as being injured is attempting to recover financial damages that are so common with personal injuries as well. Often times people who have been needlessly injured…

Benefits of Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney If you Have Been Injured

If someone receives a serious personal injury in an incident, that injury can be debilitating in many different ways. The most obvious way would be the physical pain and disability that such an injury might bring forth but that can trickle down into other factors. A personal injury can keep a person from successfully fulfilling their job, bringing a financial hardship upon the victim and their family. Such an injury can require extensive hospitalization, taking…

Personal Injury Prevention Tips for Common Personal Injury Accidents

Did you know that personal safety doesn’t just exist in policies and guides alone? Each day, we face personal safety concerns, and it is our responsibility to ensure we keep ourselves safe. For instance, you can easily trip and fall while going down the stairs. To understand personal safety concepts when it comes to personal injury, you have to live free from many daily security concerns. This post will outline preventative tips to rely on…

Personal Injury Statistics

Personal Injury Statistics

Accidents and injuries are an unfortunate part of all our lives. As we go about our normal daily routines, we may be the victim of someone else’s negligence, workplace injuries, sports injuries, and more. Personal injury law provides those hurt in this manner with a way to seek compensation for their injuries and accident related expenses. Below are some surprising accident statistics and some tips on how you may seek legal help if you are injured…

Personal Injury: Workers’ Compensation

Personal Injury: Workers’ Compensation

Important Factors to Consider When Filing for Workers’ Compensation If you are injured on the job, the last thing you’re probably going to remember is what to do next. But getting injured does require you to make quick decisions in order to ensure that you’ll be able to receive workers compensation. You can be injured immediately or note that your injury develops over time. It’s crucial that you’re evaluated no matter your injuries and that…

Personal Injury: Child Injury Statistics

Personal Injury: Child Injury Statistics

It is estimated that 830,000 children die each year due to an accidental, or unintentional, personal injury. Males are twice as likely to be seriously-injured. Ninety percent of these injuries could have been prevented if the proper precautions would have been taken. There are several other important facts that you need to know about personal injury and children. Car Accidents are the Leading Cause of Injury Deaths in Children Between the Ages of 5 and…

New Car Technology Contributes to Personal Injury

New Car Technology Contributes to Personal Injury

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] Outfitting your car or your lifestyle with the latest products may feel natural, however new technologies are the primary cause for an alarming number of accidents causing personal injury to people. In-car DVD systems, navigation or GPS and hands-free devices can be the cause of major distraction to drivers. The accident statistics are increasingly alarming. GPS Systems Newer built in and voice activated GPS systems are becoming safer…

The Rise in Accidents and Personal Injuries During the Holiday Season

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] The incidence of accidents causing personal injury increases during the holiday season, including those caused by someone else’s negligence. The rate of accidents can be lowered at least somewhat if people like you are better informed as to what to look out for during the winter holiday period. Common Types of Holiday Season Accidents The two most common types of accidents giving rise to personal injury are automobile…

What is Personal Injury?

Personal injury is a legal term for an injury to the body, mind or emotions, as opposed to an injury to property. Personal injury is most commonly used to refer to a type of tort lawsuit alleging that the person’s injury has been caused by the negligence of another. When a victim legally files a personal injury claim they are stating that they were injured and suffered damage due to an act or omission of…