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Denied Personal Injury Claims: What to Do

When you’re hurt and you file an insurance claim, it’s because you desperately need the money to pay your bills and make ends meet while you’re unable to work. When the insurance company denies that claim, it can be nothing short of devastating. Your bills continue to stack up and, before you know it, you’ve got collections agents calling. Your …

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What You Should Know About Homeowner’s Insurance

Most of the time, when you’re hurt on someone else’s property, their homeowner’s insurance will cover the injuries you suffer. There are, however, limits to how much you can collect, and in some circumstances, you may not be able to collect at all. It’s important to understand when you can sue for an injury claim and how to collect on …

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Important Facts About the “Damages and Compensation Formula”

Fighting a personal injury lawsuit can be stressful, scary and confusing for just about anyone not experienced in the processes and procedures involved. It gets even worse when you’re faced with terms like, “damages and compensation formula.” All you want is to get compensated for the accident that’s caused you harm, so you can keep your life together and recover …

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What to Do If You’re Hurt on a Construction Site

Construction sites are dangerous places to be, both in terms of work and for passers-by. Often times there’s not enough room kept for a safe perimeter, and a minor errors by the crew can result in serious accidents and major injuries to people walking through. Accidents related to construction sites can be devastating both to the victims and their families, …

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What You Should Know About Road Construction Accidents

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that construction zones are dangerous. In fact, the risk for accidents is so heightened in these areas that the government and most states have passed special laws for people driving through construction zones. But what about when the construction company is responsible for the accident? In such a case, the construction company, or even …

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Why You Should Have Underinsured Motorist Coverage

When you have a car accident, and it’s the fault of someone else’s carelessness or irresponsibility, you are entitled to compensation for your injuries. What happens, however, when you go through the long and painful process of getting a settlement only to find that the insurance company won’t even cover half of what you’re owed? That’s where uninsured and underinsured …

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What You Can and Can’t Do If You’re Hurt on an Airplane

Every year, hundreds of airline passengers are injured by falling bags, aisleway falls, equipment collisions and turbulence-related incidents. Some of these injuries may entitle the passenger to compensation from the airline, while others may not. Knowing the difference between the two can help you assess when and how to pursue compensation for the medical and peripheral costs of your injury …