Archive for the 'Personal-Injury' Category

Choosing the Right Personal Injury Lawyer Makes a Difference

By Nick Messe Imagine what it would be like to be forced off a boat that is taking on water but you can’t swim. Whether you stay or escape, you’re toast. The feeling is much the same when you are disabled by a personal injury. You face difficult legal challenges to get the compensation you […]

Toxic Substance Exposure in the Workplace

By James Witherspoon Depending on where you work, you may be at high risk of being exposed to toxic substances. While many people think that they only have this risk if they work in a chemical lab or a power plant, this actually is not the case. In fact, one of the more likely places […]

Starting a Personal Injury Lawsuit

By Jon Dykstra Everyday people get hurt in BC due to the negligence of someone else. The recourse for the hurt people is to sue. In order to sue another person, whether an individual, corporation, or partnership, you must file a Writ of Summons and Statement of Claim with the Courts. The Writ of Summons […]

Rollover Crash Accidents

By Joseph Devine With the rise in popularity of SUVs as personal vehicles, there was also an increase in the rate of rollover crashes throughout the United States. In fact, rollover crashes are now the cause of almost one-third of all traffic accident fatalities, causing over 10,000 deaths each year. Although the stigma of the […]

Reaching a Settlement on Your Personal Injury Lawsuit

By Thomas M. Kiley While it may be legal claims never make it to court. In fact, most personal injury lawsuits are resolved before going to trial through a negotiated settlement between the parties. Settlements in personal injury lawsuits happen when the plaintiff in the case agrees to stop pursuing legal action against the defendant […]

Tips If You Have Negligent Injuries and Would Like Compensation Through Law

By Mark Weinberger Negligent Injuries Can Happen Almost Anywhere… at Any Time. Claims of negligent security are derived from personal injury or property loss and where it is alleged that the safeguards were not appropriate or adequate to protect from injury or loss. Landlords who own and manage property have a responsibility to you. It […]

I Got Hurt at Work Construction Site Edition

By B Hayes Construction work is one of the most classic occupations in the United States. Every town and city was built on the hard work of industrious people willing to put their well-being on the line to get the job done. Unfortunately, from time to time, accidents occur and deeply effect the lives of […]

Brain Injury Causes and Legal Recourse

By B Hayes Brain injury is a topic that must always be taken seriously. As opposed to more common physical injuries, brain injury has a much higher rate of permanent damage and mortality. Neural science is still young and the brain as a whole still holds many mysteries. When brain injuries occur, doctors need to […]

How to Make a Claim at Work

By Nicholas Tate When you meet with an accident at work through no fault of your own, and in fact if you have reason to believe that it was your employer’s negligence or lapse that caused your injury, then you have the right to claim compensation. However, not many workers are briefed about the compensation […]

Nursing Home Abuse Lawsuits

By Nik Giancana When a case of nursing home abuse is brought to court, the home in question must defend itself and the actions in question of its staff. If irrefutable evidence is presented that the resident has been abused or mistreated in any way, the victim WILL receive compensation if proper actions are taken. […]