Slip and Fall

Slip and Fall
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If you’ve been involved in a car accident, it can be tempting to accept the first settlement offer that comes your way. However, this can be risky for you, as you’re signing a waiver that limits your ability to seek additional compensation. If you don’t want to accept this offer,...
Slip and Fall
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Medical professionals owe their patients a great deal of responsibility, and making a mistake can lead to severe consequences. When a medical professional fails to meet that standard, a patient can sue for compensation. A medical malpractice lawyer can help a patient obtain the justice they deserve. The mistake may...
Slip and Fall
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The first step to bringing a lawsuit for pain and suffering in New York is to determine how much the damage was. While property damage, medical bills, and lost wages are relatively easy to calculate, pain and suffering are more subjective. A jury should understand what was done to cause...
Slip and Fall
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What Should a bus accident victim do immediately? If you are injured in a bus accident, the first thing you should do is notify the bus driver and the police officer on the scene. You should also seek medical attention, if needed. The bus company is typically owned by a...
Slip and Fall
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To file a lawsuit based on a death caused by negligence, a plaintiff must prove that the defendant breached their duty of care, the cause of the accident, and the harm caused by the negligence. Those who cannot prove a cause or proximate cause of death will not be awarded...
Slip and Fall
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The majority of slip and fall cases settle out of court. Approximately five percent of slip and fall cases go to trial. The cases that do go to trial are usually lawsuits for significant amounts of money or catastrophic injuries. Generally, insurance companies prefer to settle out of court to...
Slip and Fall
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There are many times when you may need the help of a car accident attorney, but not all accidents warrant the services of an attorney. The amount of time and money you’re out of pocket can determine whether you’ll need an attorney. Also, if you are seriously injured, an attorney...
Slip and Fall
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Many people do not hire a personal injury attorney when they suffer a minor injury. It may not be worth the time, money, and hassle to find and contact an attorney. However, when a lawsuit is pending, it is always worth it to contact an attorney. In the following paragraphs,...
Slip and Fall
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While the legal process of filing a lawsuit for nursing home negligence can be complicated, there are several things that you can do to help ensure that you can bring a claim before the statute of limitations expires. The statute of limitation for nursing home negligence cases can be anywhere...
Slip and Fall
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If you’re considering purchasing car insurance, you’ll probably want to know what does personal injury protection cover. This type of insurance is no-fault and covers medical costs in the event of a car accident. This type of coverage is especially helpful when it comes to covering the medical expenses of...