Understanding Personal Injury Law

Understanding Personal Injury Law

  • Understanding Your DUI Conviction As A Minor

    If you are convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol and you are not yet old enough to purchase liquor, you should be aware that the ramifications could be very serious. For instance, you may be surprised to learn that you do not need to be legally drunk in most states in order to be charged with a DUI if you are under the age of 21. You will also face the full range of consequences associated with a DUI, including the loss of your driver's license as the result of driving under the influence of alcohol.

  • 3 Common Types Of Personal Injury Suits

    If you have been harmed due to negligence, willful neglect, or due to some malicious attacks on your character, you can often file personal injury suits. Here are three common types of personal injury suits that you can file. If you believe you have been wrongfully harmed, take the time to discuss the matter with a local and trusted lawyer who specializes in personal injury law. Slip and Fall Slip and fall cases is one of the most common types of personal injury cases.

  • Proving A Loved One Perished Due To Negligence Caused By Their Employer

    If you have a loved one who had recently passed away due to an unfortunate accident while on the job, and you are certain their demise could have been prevented if their employer had taken appropriate steps to ensure their employees' safety, you may have considered pressing charges in an attempt to receive justice for this incident. Proving that a death was a result of negligence in the way an employer conducted practices within the workplace may be a bit tricky, but with perseverance and some detective work, you may receive a favorable outcome in a court of law.

  • Snapchat and Driving: A Dangerous Duo You Need to Know About

    SnapChat is the latest phase in teenage social media. It is very simple to use but can make driving more dangerous if the teen feels the need to SnapChat and drive. You need to know what laws are enforced in your area. The current laws are engaged because the fatality rates are increasing with so many people snapping and driving. Here are some of those statistics for you to better understand the issues.

  • Hurt in a Car Accident? Understanding the Insurance Settlement Process

    If you were in a car crash caused by someone else, you may be considering a lawsuit. One thing to remember is that pursuing a lawsuit is a long and often expensive process. While you may be successful in your quest to get paid, keep in mind the work the suit will require between yourself and your attorney. Here is what you can expect. Compose a Demand Letter A demand letter is used as a negotiating tool with the insurance company of the person who caused your injury.

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    Understanding Personal Injury Law

    After I got into an accident a few years ago, I realized that I needed to hire an attorney, and fast. I didn't know how to proceed through the course of the investigation by my insurance company, so I searched the area for a personal injury lawyer who could help. I was really impressed with how intelligent my lawyer was and how hard he worked to make things right with my case. After a few months, my lawsuit was settled, and I really felt like I couldn't have done it without him. This blog is all about understanding personal injury law and the benefits of working with a lawyer.