Reasons to Hire a Personal Injury Attorney

If you have recently been injured in some type of accident, it is likely you are feeling pretty overwhelmed.  Not only are you in pain, but you are dealing with phone calls and paperwork requests from insurance companies, physicians, and possibly the police department.  In your current state of mind, how can you be sure you are taking actions that will be best for you in the long term?  The best way to know for sure is to hire an experienced personal injury attorney.  Below are just a few of the … [Read more...]

Common Mistakes Related to Personal Injury Claims

If you have suffered a personal injury due to someone else’s negligence, it is likely a very confusing and stressful time for you.  Unfortunately, because of your own vulnerability and the unscrupulous nature of some insurance companies, you could make a mistake that results in you settling for less financial compensation than you deserve as a result of your injury.  Here are some things to keep in mind if you have recently suffered a personal injury. Do not give a recorded statement.  … [Read more...]

The Role of Social Media in Personal Injury Claims

If you are currently involved in a personal injury case, chances are that your attorney has advised you not to post about your case on social media, and may have even asked you to steer clear of social media use altogether.  The reason for this is that social media postings are increasingly being used as evidence in personal injury cases.  You may post something you believe to be perfectly innocent to your social media page, not realizing that it can be used as evidence against you in … [Read more...]