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Why Do I Need a Personal Injury Attorney?

You may never have needed to use attorney services in the past. Being injured in an accident, however, can leave you feeling vulnerable and isolated. You have just been through a traumatic event that left you with painful injuries. You may need extensive medical care. Bills and expenses can quickly pile up. Insurance companies are…

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Will My Personal Injury Claim Go to Trial?

Commercials for various insurance companies may spout assurances that they will be there for you when you and your family need them the most. You pay your monthly insurance premiums believing this to be true. Unfortunately, many find out the hard way that insurance companies will fight tooth and nail to get out of paying…

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Common Causes of Pedestrian Accidents

Getting out for a walk, run, or jog can be a great way to get fresh air and some exercise. Being a pedestrian, however, has its own set of dangers. Pedestrians are particularly vulnerable to nearby traffic patterns. Lacking both the size, weight, and protections that come with riding in a car, pedestrians stand to…

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herniated disc

What Is a Herniated Disc?

Spinal injuries are extremely common in motor vehicle accidents as well as slip and falls. They can range in nature and severity but often prove to be painful and commonly cause discomfort well into the future. One such common type of spinal injury in personal injury cases is a herniated disc. What Is a Herniated…

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Common Causes of Rollover Accidents

The thought of being involved in a rollover accident is scary, to say the least. A rollover crash is said to occur when a vehicle is forced onto its side or even its roof. Vehicle occupants are often ejected from or trapped in their vehicles in these kinds of devastating crashes. The injuries can be…

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Is California a No-Fault State?

While they might be the most interesting or easy to understand things in the world, insurance laws can have profound impacts on people. In order to fully understand your rights when you are in an automobile accident, having at least a basic knowledge of your state’s insurance laws can be critical. For instance, do you…

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Common Motorcycle Accident Injuries

While motorcycles appeal to many for the freedom they have come to represent and the thrill factor, there are also very real and very prominent risks associated with motorcycles. Did you know that, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), motorcyclists are 26 times more likely to sustain fatal injuries in a crash…

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What Is Negligence?

Have you heard of the word “negligence?” You may have heard it in passing. You may have an idea of what it means. You may have a sense that it has additional meaning in the legal context and you would be right. Negligence plays a central role in personal injury law, in particular. In fact,…

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