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What To Do When an Adjuster Requests Your Medical Records

Once you have filed your personal injury demand letter—this is where you state that you have been hurt and that you believe compensation is warranted—you will likely have to provide copies of your medical files pertaining to the accident. Sharing these files with your lawyer is an important step and helps build your case. A personal injury lawyer from Heuser …

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How a Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help After a Fall

Slip and fall accidents are an unusual area of personal injury law. These accidents can cause surprisingly serious injuries, including broken bones, neck and back injuries, head injuries and others, and deciding fault in a slip and fall accident depends on a wide variety of factors. Take a look, and if you think you may have a slip and fall …

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What to Do When Injured In An Unsafe Work Environment

It’s no secret that some employers try to save time and money by bending the rules. Very often, their employees go along with it rather than go through the trouble of reporting it or making a fuss. However, once an accident has occurred, sometimes an employee feels that they should take actions besides filing a claim for workers’ compensation. At …

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What Injuries Are Covered by Workers’ Compensation?

Workers’ compensation was developed in order to assist employees with the injuries and disabilities that are likely to occur as a result of their position. Over the years, it has come to encompass many more problems and situations as our understanding of medical science and causality has improved. Legal definitions can often be difficult to grasp, so the law office …

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What Qualifies as a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

For the most part, whenever you are injured because of someone else’s actions, there is the possibility that you may have a personal injury case. These injuries can come from someone else’s negligence or from deliberate harmful actions, and as long as that other party is either wholly or partially at fault, you have the right to seek financial compensation …

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Work Injury Liability: Who’s At Fault?

Workers’ compensation handles a great deal of injuries and situations, adapting to an ever-changing society. Of course, there will always be times when more can and should be done. Although workers’ compensation was created to help avoid lawsuits, there are still situations in which one may be warranted. Those who suffer from a work injury are left with a lot …

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Car Accident Settlements: What to Expect After Your Case

When your car accident case is at an end and a settlement or judgment has been reached, the main question that people have is how soon they can expect payment. Unfortunately, finally receiving your just settlement isn’t as easy of a process as would like. After your car accident case is over, you have to be extra vigilant about receiving …