Riding a Bicycle and Hit by a Car? Know Your Rights


While most auto accidents happen with one vehicle hitting another, you may find yourself in a situation where you're hit by a vehicle while riding a bicycle. Here is what you need to know about this type of injury situation. Know Your Rights in Dooring Accidents One bit of confusion can come from a very specific type of accident where a bicyclist is hit by the door of a vehicle as it is opened.

3 November 2020

Injured By A Product That Failed? Know Your Rights


Products can fail for a variety of reasons, and sometimes they happen with serious effects that cause injuries. Here is what you need to know about your rights when you or a loved one is injured by a defective product. Is The User Ultimately Responsible In Product Liability Cases? A big question that will need to be answered in a product liability case is who is responsible for the product defect.

22 October 2020

Benefits of Hiring a Business Transaction Lawyer for Your E-Commerce Business


The world of business has changed a lot over the past two decades. Today, it is almost unthinkable to operate a business without integrating an e-commerce angle to it. People have gotten comfortable shopping for things from the comfort of their home, and as you grow your business, you always want to take your business to where your customers are. However, e-commerce is not as easy as taking product photos and loading them onto an e-commerce storefront.

1 October 2020

What A Motorcycle Attorney Can Do For You


Do you need a motorcycle attorney? This is a special attorney who works with people who own motorcycles and are involved in an accident or other legal issue, such as an accident. Whether you have been accused of causing an auto accident on your motorcycle or you have a motorcycle and have been harmed in an accident by another person, you need legal assistance to help you get the most out of your situation or guide you through a legal problem.

18 September 2020

Getting All The Workers' Comp Benefits You Deserve


If a workplace accident has left you hurt and out of work, your employer's workers' compensation plan is supposed to cover you. Hurt workers who file a claim and are approved can expect several valuable benefits. To help make sure you get everything you are entitled to get, read below for a summary of workers' compensation insurance benefits commonly provided to hurt workers. Medical Treatment Coverage Not only is a trip to the doctor required if you expect workers' comp insurance coverage, but it's also a good idea for your overall general health.

4 September 2020

Winning Your Case With A Contingency Fee Lawyer


Almost everyone has seen the advertisements on billboards and television touting legal representation with no upfront legal fees. The lawyers advertising their services in this manner use contingency fee arrangements. This way of purchasing legal services can be a great way for accident victims to get the help they need, but they should understand how these arrangements work. Read on for some guidance to get you started. How Do Contingency Fee Lawyers Get Paid?

20 August 2020

Potential Mental Health Issues After Colliding With A Semi Truck


When most people think about the injuries that are sustained in vehicle accidents, physical injuries come to mind. While a broken bone and a damaged organ are serious injuries, many of the worst injuries people experience in a collision with a semi-truck are mental in nature. A serious accident with a semi-truck can result in mental health issues that take a toll on your day-to-day life for years after your physical injuries have healed.

6 August 2020

Steps You Should Always Take After A Slip-And-Fall Accident


If you are injured after a slip-and-fall accident, there is no specific time frame you must follow other than your state's statute of limitations. However, that doesn't mean that you want to procrastinate when filing a personal injury claim. The more time that passes, the harder it will be to win your case. There are several steps that your personal injury lawyer will likely advise that you take. ‚ÄčAdvise the Defendant of Your Intent to File a Lawsuit

24 July 2020

How Often Does Doctor Negligence Lead To A Birth Defect?


There are many stresses associated with pregnancy. One of the stresses a family might face is the risk of birth defects. You might wonder what the odds are of your child suffering from a birth defect or a birth injury. While the majority of births fortunately do not involve birth defects, you are entitled to seek compensation if your child does suffer from a birth defect due to medical malpractice.

16 July 2020

3 Steps To Maximize The Settlement For Your Personal Injury Claim After A Car Accident


If you get injured in a car accident, you are entitled to compensation for your injuries. However, compensation varies based on various factors. Some people get a small settlement, and others get a huge settlement from the accident. Seemingly minor missteps can cost you your claim or leave you with a small settlement that won't adequately cover your injuries. Thus, if you want to maximize your claim, follow these steps after the accident.

1 July 2020