Category: Personal Injury

3 Steps to Take If the Insurer Won’t Offer a Fair Settlement

If you file an insurance claim, receiving an outright denial might seem like the worst possible outcome.  However, you would at least have the opportunity to appeal the decision. If, on the other hand, negotiations commence and the insurance adjuster offers an unfair settlement, you might be tempted to accept the offer rather than pay [..]

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Recovery from a Brain Injury How Long Does It Take?

Recovery from brain injury is different for each person. Each case just like each person will have its own unique value depending on your loss. There are dozens of factors that could influence a personal injury settlement or verdict. The severity of your injuries, the types of injuries you sustained, their cause, and the duration [..]

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3 Reasons to Hire an Experienced Brain Injury Attorney

There are roughly 1.7 million new cases of traumatic brain injury (TBI) every year in the United States. These injuries are devastating not only for victims but also for their loved ones as the effects of a TBI can impact mood, motor function, and personality. Fortunately, injured parties and their families may have some recourse [..]

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Do I Have Grounds for a Slip and Fall Claim?

Everyone slips, trips, and falls on occasion. Most of time, we simply brush ourselves off and continue on our way, but in certain scenarios, a slip and fall can cause devastating injuries. Vulnerable populations, such as young children and the elderly, are especially likely to get hurt in a fall; however, anyone can sustain serious [..]

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Boat Collision Injury and Right of Way

Boat collisions happen every year, mainly because of operator inattention and ignorance of rules. Not knowing the right of way rules can be dangerous to yourself and everyone boating around you. Reviewing the Navigation Rules, regulated by the U.S. Coast Guard, can easily prevent collisions.  Right of Way Give-way vessel: vessel that does not have [..]

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Deadlines for Filing Personal Injury Lawsuits in Missouri

The weeks and months that follow a serious and unexpected injury are always stressful. Depending on the nature of your injuries, you may need to arrange childcare, find a new means of transportation, attend physical therapy, and hire a housekeeper. With so much on your plate, it’s not easy to focus on legal concerns, but [..]

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