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Compensation in Your Car Accident Claim

Are You Entitled to Compensation After a Car Accident?

If you are involved in an accident that is not your fault, it is natural to want to know what kind of compensation you may be able to recover. Broadly speaking, accident victims are entitled to compensation for the “damages” they have suffered due to the at-fault driver’s negligence. What are damages in a car […]

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Suing After a Semi Truck Accident

Can I Sue for Being Hit by a Semi Truck?

A semi truck is significantly larger than a passenger vehicle. We expect truck drivers to handle these massive vehicles and their tens of thousands of pounds of cargo safely. Unfortunately, though, truckers, the companies that hire them, and other players in the industry are sometimes negligent in their operations. When this negligence results in an […]

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Steps After a Vehicle Accident

Steps After a Motor Vehicle Accident

Most people will be involved in at least one vehicle collision in their lifetime. Minor accidents may only result in damage to the vehicles, with no injuries to the drivers or other occupants. However, severe injury and even death can occur in more serious accidents. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, […]

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Why You Need a Truck Accident Lawyer

Do I Need a Lawyer After a Truck Accident?

Truck accidents often result in serious injuries. The operations of semi trucks are governed by state laws and federal regulations. In the event of an accident, multiple parties (and multiple insurance companies) are likely to be involved. For all of these reasons and more, it is in your best interest to hire a truck accident […]

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Fault for Injuries in Semi Truck Accidents

Who Is Liable for My Semi Truck Accident Injuries?

When the driver of a semi truck is at fault for an accident, you may assume that the responsibility for your injuries lies entirely with the individual behind the wheel. Although error on the part of the driver is the leading cause of collisions involving 18-wheelers, many factors may have actually resulted in the accident. […]

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Motor Vehicle Accident Investigation

Investigating Your Motor Vehicle Accident

The scene of any traffic accident is chaotic. Cars are backed up, debris is in the road, and police and rescue workers must often cordon off the area to assist victims and determine what happened. After an accident, the insurance companies for the drivers involved will send investigators to the scene as soon as possible. […]

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Car Accident Injury Pain and Suffering

How Much Do You Get for Pain and Suffering in a Car Accident?

If you have been injured in a car accident, you know that the effects of a serious collision can last long after you return home. Sadly, many accident victims never fully recover, and some face daily reminders in virtually all aspects of their lives. In basic terms, this is what is what constitutes “pain and […]

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Scene of a Trucking Crash Accident

What to Do Following a Truck Accident

When it comes to recovering from a truck accident, there are two key aspects of the process: Protecting your health Protecting your legal rights Both are extremely important, and both require your immediate attention. Here are the steps you should take if you have been seriously injured in a truck accident in Connecticut or New […]

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Finding a Lawyer After a Motorcycle Wreck

How to Find the Right Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

Recovering from the effects of a serious motorcycle accident can be extraordinarily difficult, especially if the crash resulted in the death of a loved one. But, choosing the right lawyer to help you assert your rights shouldn’t be difficult. When it comes to choosing a lawyer after a motorcycle accident, there are a number of […]

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Steps to Take After Car Accident

9 Steps to Take After a Car Accident

The steps you take after a car accident can make or break your claim for financial compensation. If you have been seriously injured, you need to make smart decisions about protecting your legal rights, and you need to make sure you avoid mistakes that could make it more difficult to secure fair financial compensation.  What […]

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