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Why You Need to Take Notes After a Car Accident

A car accident is a terrifying and traumatic experience. Even though it happens in the blink of an eye, the damage can change your whole life. You may not be able to recall exactly what happened at the scene of the accident within the following days, weeks or months. This is why taking as many notes as soon as possible …

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Are You Hurt? Most Common Car Accidents Injuries

Car accident injuries can range from minor all the way to life threatening. The most important thing to do after an accident is to seek medical attention. No matter how you feel, you will need examination by an emergency medical professional to assess the impact. Many people do not know that certain injuries are very common after an accident. Read …

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Heuser & Heuser: What Happens If Your Car Accident Goes To Trial?

A car accident can happen in the blink of an eye; it’ll be over and done with before you have a conscious thought. You might not immediately realize exactly what happened. In the midst of your post-car accident haze, you might be wondering what happens if your car accident case goes to trial; read here to learn more. The Aftershock …

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What to Expect During a Car Accident Deposition

A deposition is an interview in which attorneys for both sides ask a deponent information about the car accident. A deponent can be the drivers of the car, police officers, passengers, medical professionals, and eyewitnesses. Depositions normally take place outside of the courtroom. They are conducted by an attorney working on the case. During the deposition, a court reporter is …

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What to Do When Fault Isn’t Obvious in a Car Accident

Sometimes fault is very cut and dried in a car accident. For example, in drunk driving cases the guilty party is always the drunk driver. Fault can be easily proven through medical records. Although drunk driving accounts for a large number of accidents, they don’t account for all of them. Sometimes it isn’t always clear who’s at fault in a …

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What If My Injuries Don’t Show Up Right Away?

Car accidents are very traumatic and your body automatically goes into shock after a collision. If you have recently experienced a car accident, you may be suffering from unknown injuries. Sometimes, certain injuries such as soft tissue damage or nerve damage will not appear right away. When your body is in a state of shock, it releases endorphins to your …

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Don’t Sign Anything: Talk to a Personal Injury Lawyer

Car accidents are oftentimes highly traumatic situations. After going through the toil of an accident, you may be exhausted by the thought of a lawsuit. Insurance adjusters, also known as claims specialists, work to assess your claim against the insurance company. They examine property damage, as well as medical expenses, and draft up a settlement amount. Insurance adjusters normally contact …