Bike Accident: What to Do If You’ve Been Hit By a Car

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More than 18,000 cyclists are injured in road accidents across America every year. If you’re one of them, you may find that the results can be overwhelming. As well as the immediate shock, you’ll also have to deal with injuries, insurance claims, and legal proceedings later on. In this post, we’ll tell you how to handle all […]

Injured By a Defective Product?: Here’s What to Do

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When the company sells a product, the company has a legal obligation to make sure the product is safe and effective. What happens if that very product injured you or a loved one? Can you recover damages? Are you entitled to compensation for medical bills or lost wages? The questions seem simple, but the answers […]

Do I Need to Hire a Civil Rights Lawyer? Top 5 Signs You Do

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The number of civil rights court filings is growing, increasing about 3%. The most significant area seeing an increase? Cases handling the Americans with Disabilities Act. A few of Americans’ civil rights include freedom of speech and religion and freedom from discrimination based on things like sex and race. Unfortunately, these rights can be infringed upon. […]

What Exactly is a No Fault Accident? Everything You Need to Know

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As a Michigan resident, you must meet the no fault auto insurance requirements to drive a vehicle in your state. This coverage protects you in case of being involved in a no fault accident. These auto insurance laws establish certain conditions you must follow when you suffer a car accident. Don’t know what it means for you? We’ve […]

Do You Need a Lawyer? Here’s How to Know Which Type of Lawyer to Hire

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There are almost as many different types of lawyers as there are potential legal cases in the world. Knowing what type of lawyer you need is an adventure in itself, one you may not be prepared for when your family is going through a rough time. If you need a lawyer, it helps to know […]

Your Dog Bite Treatment Guide: How to Treat a Dog Bite

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Dogs can add a lot of value into our lives. But it’s important to note that even the sweetest pup can turn vicious at a moment’s notice. Each year, dogs bite an estimated 4.5 million people, with young children among the most susceptible victims. And though the hope is that you’ll never need to practice dog […]

4 Key Success Factors of a Personal Injury Lawsuit

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Only 4 to 5% of people go to court with a personal injury lawsuit. Most injury lawsuits are settled before reaching court. No one wants to go through a long court battle. If the party knows they are likely to lose in court, they often ask to settle. Even if you aren’t going to court, having an […]

Filing a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit? Here Are 5 Facts to Know About Medical Malpractice

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Did you suffer bodily harm because of a doctor’s neglect? Do you feel you were treated in a dangerous way in your last hospital visit? You’re not alone. In 2012, over $3 billion was spent on medical malpractice payouts. Let’s discuss the facts you need to know about medical malpractice lawsuits. What Is Medical Malpractice? Medical malpractice […]

7 Important Questions to Ask When Hiring a Car Accident Lawyer

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If you’ve recently been involved in a car accident, you are not alone. Each year in the US around 7 million passenger cars are involved in traffic accidents. But even though it’s a common occurrence, being involved in a car accident can be quite shocking and confusing. Once the dust has settled, however, you’ll probably need the services of a […]

5 Times You Need to Call a Personal Injury Attorney

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Life can be dangerous. Every day we encounter situations at work and other places that can cause us harm. While you shouldn’t hide in a cave just to avoid life’s potential pitfalls, it’s important to know what your options are if you get injured. If you’ve been hurt at work or in a public place, […]