With the summer vacation season now upon us, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) offers some helpful hints to make summer travel safe, efficient and enjoyable. We should all be sure to follow safe driving rules and to avoid distractions that could impair our driving abilities and increase the cahnce of an accident. A… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Serious Injury
The recent case in which a chiropractor admitted to falsifying statements in a personal injury case may make some people doubt the personal injury legal industry as a whole. However, it’s not that personal injury lawsuits themselves are bogus: What is important is having real proof of your claims. In the case in question, a… Read more »
In order to recover money in a personal injury case, the opposing party (for example, the driver who caused a car accident) must have violated a duty which directly resulted in the injured party’s damages.
As of March of 2013, the U.S. Department of Treasury will require that all Social Security benefeciaries’ federal check payments be made either on a debit card or by direct deposit. Certain exceptions will apply, namely, for those who are able to emonstrate that direct deposit would cause a hardship as well as for recipients… Read more »
Lou is receiving Social Security Disability benefits as a result of a low back condition which involves several herniated discs. He was previously employed as a well driller but cannot perform that job due to the rigorous physical aspects of his former job. Lou has stayed in touch with his former employer, Bud. Bud’s well… Read more »
If your child is injured at school, legal responsibility depends on how and where the injury occurred. Whether you can seek compensation from the school for your child’s injuries depends on the particular circumstances related to the incident. Was the Act Negligent or Intentional? Intentional An intentional tort may include one child bullying another causing… Read more »
It’s just a fact of life – accidents happen; but when they do, it’s nice to have a good team on your side to help you. Sometimes these helpers can be doctors, nurses and EMTs – other times, it’s important to have a personal lawyer there to help you out. Personal lawyers come in handy… Read more »