Everyone seems to know about the need for a personal injury attorney when you are in a car accident. There are commercials that can be found on television and radio as well as advertisements on billboards and signs throughout your city. But there are times when you may need a personal injury attorney, other than a car accident. You are hurt riding the city bus If the bus company is partially or fully funded by a municipal or county government, you can still sue.
27 December 2017
It is not enough for employers to provide workers' compensation insurance; they have other responsibilities beyond the provision of the coverage. Here are some of your employer's responsibilities as far as workers' compensation is concerned: Providing Emergency Medical Care Most accidental injuries are easier to manage with early intervention. Early medical intervention can stop blood loss, prevent secondary infections or even save limbs. As an injury victim, you are expected to mitigate your damages by getting medical help as soon as possible, and your employer has the responsibility of providing this help.
26 November 2017
Going through a divorce can be incredibly stressful. There are many people who have divorced and have been able to make the divorce arrangement work, and there are others who are unable with the outcome and end up fighting in court all the time. Here are some things that you should know about your divorce agreement. 1. Get It Right The First Time One of the biggest mistakes people make is rushing the process so that they can just be done with it.
29 October 2017
Desperate times call for desperate measures, and there's no shortage of people who want to scheme their way out of accident blame--or scheme their way into your insurance payments. Between honest accidents with dishonest arguments or fraud that traps you into a fake accident, you need a way to prove your innocence beyond word of mouth or hoping someone else saw what happened. Here are a few ways to boost your legal security with technology and the right law firm by your side.
2 October 2017
Just how likely are you to get bail if you show up for your court hearing? For those arrested, judges must constantly weigh certain factors to make this determination. In case you were unaware, bail is money paid (or property pledged) and a promise to return for subsequent court dates, and not everyone is able to be bailed out. Needless to say, staying behind bars while awaiting trial makes it a lot more difficult to prepare for your trial and fight for your innocence.
11 September 2017
.When you are the victim of a careless driver, you should place your physical health on the top of your priority list. That's why it's so vital that you seek the help of a personal injury attorney as soon as possible after your wreck; you can focus on getting better while someone else takes care of making sure that you are properly compensated for your injuries. You may be curious about exactly what type of compensation you can expect, so read on to learn more about what kind of money damages you can expect as a result of your accident:
11 September 2017
There are so many details you must track when you get divorced that it's easy to overlook a few. However, there are some issues that you must absolutely address when you and your spouse separate; otherwise, you'll end up with even bigger problems when these issues rear their heads at a later date. Here are two you definitely need to discuss and include in your divorce decree. Relocating with the Kids
27 August 2017
If you have an upcoming consultation with a lawyer you likely plan on being all ears. The information that they convey to you could have very serious ramifications, especially if you're meeting with them because of a lawsuit that either you filed or had filed against you. While you definitely plan to listen well and take everything in, it might be a good idea to go a step further and utilize a real-time transcription service.
18 August 2017
If you have ever had the misfortune of sitting on the side of the hospital bed by your friend or family member after a car wreck, you already know how horrible those first few hours can be. Unfortunately, the decisions that are made during that time period can have a lasting impact on your loved one's health, recovery, and financial status in the months and years ahead. Therefore, it's essential to engage the most qualified legal counsel that you can as soon as possible, and asking the following questions of any auto accident attorney you might hire is a great way to get started.
5 August 2017
If you have been arrested for driving under the influence (DUI), you may be facing some strong emotions. This charge can bring embarrassment, fear, anger and other feelings, and dealing with the after-effects of a DUI arrest can be challenging. One of first realizations should be to understand that being charged is not the same as being found guilty. You still have the right to defend yourself against these charges, and you may find your case outcome is more positive with the help of a defense attorney to advocate for you.
27 July 2017