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Category: <span>Accident Lawyers Blog</span>

Fatal Car Crash

What Should You Do When You Witness a Death Accident?

According to the Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) of the US Department of Transportation, about 33,244 fatal motor vehicle collisions were reported in the US in 2019, causing 36,096 deaths. Given the high frequency of vehicle crashes, you never know when you might be faced with a fatal accident. You should thus know what to […]
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Personal Injury Claim

Things to Do When You Experience a Personal Injury?

Whether you’ve been bitten by a neighbor’s dog, are a victim in a car accident, or experienced a slip and fall incident, you may have suffered a personal injury. Depending on the severity of the situation, the event can be traumatic. Due to the fear and confusion, you may not know how to respond to […]
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Steps to Take When You Face an Accident at Work

When working conditions are compromised, work accidents and injuries become inevitable. While large businesses typically provide sufficient protection, small business employees remain at higher risk. If you’ve recently suffered an injury at work, you have legal rights to workers’ compensation benefits. Under state law, every employer is required to carry workers’ compensation insurance coverage for […]
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Auto accident

What to Do After an Auto Accident

No matter how cautiously you drive, there are chances that you might experience an accident at some point in time. If not yours, it might be a result of another driver’s mistake. You should thus know how to respond to the scene. Based on advice from experienced car accident lawyers, this guide explains what to […]
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Uber or Lyft accident

What to Do in Case of a Rideshare Accident?

Ridesharing services such as Uber and Lyft have made commutations convenient, but they are not without risks. Vehicles driven by Lyft or Uber drivers are just as vulnerable to collisions as any other vehicle on the road. If you’re a regular passenger of one of the ride-hailing apps, you should know what to do in […]
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What You Should Do if You’re a Victim of Medical Malpractice?

When doctors, nurses, and hospitals fail to deliver their due responsibilities, the patient pays the price. It may lead to a catastrophic injury, deterioration of the health condition, or even premature death. Without any question, medical practitioners should be held financially accountable for the loss, pain, or suffering caused by their negligence. If you’re a […]
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What You Need To Know About Occupational Diseases

While most people associate worker’s compensation insurance with workplace injuries, the insurance also covers occupational diseases. Here is what lawyers for work accident can tell you about them. Occupational Diseases vs. Occupational Injuries   An occupational injury is an injury that an employee sustains in a workplace accident that results in physical harm. For example, […]
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3 Top Signs That You Should Hire A Worker Compensation Lawyer

There were over 2.8 million workplace injuries and diseases reported in 2019 in the Bureau of Labor Statistics. That is how common such incidents are and why worker’s compensation is a blessing for employees. However, while the process for getting those benefits is clear-cut, getting them is another matter. Here are some incidents that should […]
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Top 3 Mistakes You Should Avoid Post Work Injury

Contrary to popular belief, you will not be doing yourself any favors if you decide to ‘soldier on’ following an injury at work. That and the other mistakes you can make post injury can lead to a tricky compensation battle. Since these incidents are quite common, ensuring you can get fully compensated will be in […]
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