Pre-existing conditions present a challenge when you’ve been in a car accident. Sometimes the pre-existing condition is unaffected, but more of the time the condition is either aggravated or worsened.
If an uninsured driver caused your car accident, your uninsured motorist (UM) coverage is there to protect you, if you have it.
You may not need a car accident lawyer to help with simple claims when you did not suffer injuries. However, there are several reasons why you would benefit from hiring a personal injury attorney.
Many people with chronic pain believe there is something physically wrong with them because their brain is telling them they are in pain.
Waiting until the last minute to contact a lawyer can significantly and negatively impact on the success of your claim.
Since many TBIs go undiagnosed or undertreated, we hope this guide will empower you to have your health care providers test for Traumatic Brain Injury and to quickly get the help you need.
If technology is making cars safer, then why are they killing so many people? The answer might surprise you. It’s not faulty computer programing, defective AI, or gremlins.
Jeannette Shields, 70 years old, dies when her health care providers dropped her off the operating table following surgery. Error or medical malpractice? This is a sad example of a serious and preventable medical error.
Protecting your rights and easing your stress after a car accident does not have to be difficult. Whether you call a personal injury firm, like Gage Mathers, or want to handle things yourself, there are important things you should know.
“While millions of us stayed home helping to fight the spread of the virus and reducing the risk of accidents for our essential workers, insurance companies continued to collect inflated premiums,” Lara said.
“The bottom line: Insurance companies overcharged consumers and need to do more to make it right and help Californians recover.”
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major cause of death and disability in the United States. Every year there are around 3 million TBI-related emergency department (ED) visits, hospitalizations, and deaths. Nearly 150 Americans die from TBI-related injuries each day. Those who survive a TBI can face effects that last a few days, or the rest of their lives.
With the rise of the popularity of doorstep delivery services as well as regular logistics, it is not surprising that commercial transportation accidents have reached record highs. A recent study showed that in 2019 out of more than 5,300 work-related deaths, commercial drivers accounted for 1,480 of those deaths.
We are happy to share the news that the 1st District Court of Appeals in Wisconsin ruled that a cap on noneconomic damages in medical malpractice cases is unconstitutional.
The only way to protect Americans is to stop pandering to insurance companies.