Being involved in an accident that is not your fault is a scary and often tragic experience. It is important that you call the authorities as soon as possible. When you talk to the authorities they are going to ask if there is anyone that is injured. You may want to inform the authorities that you do not know. Often there is a great deal of adrenaline going through your body and you may not know that you are seriously injured. [Read More]
Who Pays A Pedestrian's Medical Bills In Case Of A Car Accident?
If you are hit by a car while walking, you may be confused as to who should settle your medical bills. This confusion is understandable given that the responsibility for your medical bills is determined by myriad issues, and they vary by state. Here is an overview of the three major parties that may be responsible for these bills, and the circumstances under which they will do so: Your Medical Insurance Coverage [Read More]
Things To Know About Filing A Personal Injury Lawsuit After An Assault
When most people think of personal injury cases, they imagine injuries that are caused due to negligence, such as those in a medical malpractice case or a car accident case. But in reality, a victim of assault can also file a personal injury lawsuit even though assault is an intentional and criminal act. If you are the victim of an assault, continue reading to learn more about filing a personal injury lawsuit against your attacker: [Read More]
Veterans Affairs Or Personal Injury? Why Not Both?
Military veterans face a unique challenge when dealing with the Department of Veterans (the VA) for disability compensation. Many veterans are told that they'll be taken care of for their military service, but well-documented scandals and slow service make it difficult. Some veterans are tempted to give up the VA fight and stick to civilian-only methods of getting help, but why choose? Here are a few ways to keep your potential rights as a veteran who deserves compensation without waiting on backlogs--and without going totally broke. [Read More]