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Know Your Workers Comp Rights in New York

For the majority of people, their job is the life’s blood that feeds both themselves and their families. When people are unable to work, they start to fall behind in life. Income may stop coming in, but their bills do not stop coming, and creditors have little sympathy for people who are unable to work […]

Wrongful Death Claim in California

How to Handle a Wrongful Death Claim in California

California offers various legal remedies for heirs who want to file a wrongful death claim. This is a claim that they can file if they suffered economic and non-economic losses associated with the death of a loved one or family member. A wrongful death claim in California is limited to economic damages and does not […]

Medical Malpractice

Common Types of Medical Malpractice

Healthcare professionals must adhere to high medical standards when attending to patients. If they breach this duty because of negligence, then those under their care can suffer tremendously. They can be legally liable for the resulting injuries, illnesses, or deaths. The aggrieved party in these situations can file a claim for medical malpractice to obtain […]

Does Fault Matter in Pennsylvania Divorces

Does Fault Matter in Pennsylvania Divorces?

Pennsylvania is a state that still considers fault when it comes to divorce. However, you can also opt to file a no-fault divorce, which is a little easier in most cases. If you file a divorce case because your spouse committed adultery, for instance, the court will examine the at-fault party’s misconduct. You must provide […]

Secrets That Auto Insurers Don't Want Crash Victims to Know

Secrets That Auto Insurers Don’t Want Crash Victims to Know

Most people realize that they have to file an insurance claim after a vehicle collision if they want to be paid back for their property damage and personal injury expenses. When you’ve been hurt you could have some serious medical expenses, and you might be out of work for a while. The only way to […]

Caused by an Improperly Loaded Truck

Can I Sue for a Crash Caused by an Improperly Loaded Truck?

One of the more common questions in accident law is, “Can I Sue for a Crash Caused by an Improperly Loaded Truck?” The fact of the matter is that improperly loaded cargo can and does cause serious crashes. According to industry experts, about one-fourth of all truck crashes are the direct result of improperly loaded […]

Whiplash after a Car Accident

Whiplash after a Car Accident: Can I Sue?

Whiplash injuries are the most common in car accidents and are often not seen immediately. With immediate treatment, victims of car accidents can heal after a few weeks or months of physical therapy and other appropriate chiropractic treatments. When poorly handles or ignored, whiplash injuries can result in permanent disability and a heavy financial burden. […]

Secrets That Auto Insurers Don't Want Crash Victims to Know

Why Car Accidents Turn Deadly

Everyone knows that auto wrecks can be fatal, that’s why manufacturers have put in as many safety features as they possibly can into vehicles. Even with all the safety features and rules on the road there are still thousands of deaths caused by car accidents each year, just in the United States alone. With all […]

How Texas Defines Wrongful Death

The loss of a loved one is a tragic event no matter the circumstances, but when the death came about because of negligence or a wrongful act you may be even more distraught. There is sure to be anger over the fact that your family member was taken from you prematurely. If you think that […]