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Can Social Media Affect My Personal Injury Claim?

Social media can be a useful and entertaining platform to share ideas and personal details about your life. However, you should be careful about the content you post on social media if you are pursuing compensation after an accident. Insurance companies… Read More

7 Ways to Protect Your Claim After a Car Accident

If you have suffered an injury due to a car accident, you may be considering filing a personal injury claim to recover compensation for your medical expenses, financial losses, and pain and suffering. However, it is important to understand how to protect… Read More

Tips for Avoiding Distractions While Driving

Distracted driving is a dangerous type of driving behavior that pulls your attention away from safely operating a vehicle and significantly increases the risk of an accident. In fact, approximately nine people in the U.S. are killed by a distracted driver… Read More

How Do I Know if I Have a Product Liability Case?

If you suffered an injury due to using a defective product, you may be entitled to pursue compensation against the product’s manufacturer, seller or designer. However, product liability claims can be complex and often require detailed proof that the product… Read More

Filing a Medical Malpractice Claim for Surgical Negligence

Surgeons, like all health care providers, have a duty of care to provide quality treatment that ensures their patients’ safety during an operation or medical procedure. When a patient is injured or killed due to a surgeon’s negligence, the surgeon may… Read More

What Should I Do After Being Injured in a Workplace Accident?

Each year, thousands of employees are injured in work-related accidents. Often, this results in workers suffering lost wages and expensive bills for the medical treatment they receive to heal their injury. If you are injured on-the-job, it is important… Read More

5 Tips for Negotiating with an Insurance Company

If you are injured by another party’s negligence, it may be necessary to file a personal injury claim to receive compensation from the at-fault party. However, insurance companies are notorious for paying accident victims less compensation than they… Read More

Can I Sue a Hospital for Medical Malpractice?

When a patient is injured due the actions of a health care provider or hospital, he or she may be able to sue the hospital for medical malpractice. Hospitals are responsible for providing quality treatment to patients and protecting them from unnecessary… Read More

Can I File a Louisiana Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

A wrongful death arises when a person’s death is the result of another’s negligent, reckless or intentional actions. When this occurs, the victim’s surviving dependents may be entitled to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the at-fault party to receive… Read More

Proving Fault in a Slip and Fall Personal Injury Claim

If you were injured in a slip and fall accident on someone else's property, you may have a claim against the owner if his or her negligence caused your accident. For example, if the owner failed to clean up the spill you slipped on, he or she could potentially… Read More

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