Accidents happen. It could be a fender bender while on your way to pick up the kids from school, a slip and fall at the grocery store, or even a run-in with a stray dog. The problem is that even though everyone knows how common these personal injury accidents are, not many of us know what to do when it is us or a loved one that it happens to.
Our library of blog posts on personal injury is as comprehensive as it gets and is worth taking a look at before sitting down with one of our team members. Below is a roundup of 17 blog posts about personal injury and how to protect yourself.
When trying to hire a personal injury lawyer, it can be easy to fall into the trap of paying too much attention to lawyer rating agencies. Instead, look online to see what real people say about the lawyer and their firm. This is just one tip we have, though. Click here and ask yourself these additional questions.
While car accidents happen all the time, you would be surprised how many are because of a defective vehicle or vehicle component. If this happened to you, and you were injured, you may have a legitimate vehicle defect claim on your hands.
Needless to say, walking across the street is more dangerous than it has ever been. This blog post dives into the reasons for pedestrian accidents and what you can do to protect yourself and a family member.
While no one can completely prevent a dog attack, you do have rights in these situations. Our personal injury lawyers at Nelson Law Group can help pursue your dog bite injuries claim and help you achieve the best possible outcome.
While no one can be held responsible for a legitimate Act of God, it is always a good idea to consult with an attorney to make certain that your personal injury was not the result of someone else’s negligence. Believe it or not, but there are circumstances where despite an Act of God taking place, it was not the primary cause of the accident. The other party may have made the situation worse through their action or inaction.
You have likely heard of the terms medical negligence and medical malpractice before and figured they are one and the same. Technically speaking, you are right. But there can be subtle differences with each label that are worth pointing out.
Worker’s compensation laws differ in each state and are complicated. Claims must meet certain qualifications before an employer will pay the benefits. This blog post provides a quick breakdown of what we mean by that.
Juries can award multiple types of damages, including compensatory and punitive damages. Knowing the difference is important, and having the right legal strategy can dramatically affect the amount of money it takes to resolve your case.
If you find yourself in a court case, it is a good idea to know which side of the argument you are on. This blog post dives into basic definitions of plaintiff and defendant.
While no one can completely prevent a dog attack, you do have rights in these situations. This blog post provides helpful information on everything from what to do when you have been bitten to do’s and don’ts when you are around a dog.
Just because you choose to purchase a motorcycle or ride as a passenger on one does not mean you do not have just as many legal rights as other drivers. This blog post provides helpful information on how motorcycle accidents occur and how to keep yourself as safe as possible on the road.
With so many personal injury law firms out there, how do you know which one to choose? Start by giving us a call. Not only will our team at Nelson Law Group treat your personal injury case as if it were our own, but our no-hassle consultations provide peace of mind that you can discuss the facts of your case without feeling like you are forced to make a hurried decision on representation.
You need a lawyer who has experience in personal injury law, someone who has seen it all, can gather relevant evidence to build your case, and devise a personalized litigation strategy to help you win now. Before you try to tackle your next case alone, here are six reasons to put your trust in a personal injury lawyer.
Being a victim of a hit-and-run accident can be a traumatic and frustrating experience. Mishaps like these, apart from injuring you, also leave you feeling confused and angry. So, instead of finding yourself confused and helpless in such a situation, here are a few tips on what to do when you are involved in a hit-and-run accident.
Claiming a personal injury can prove to be very tricky when you have been injured at work. Before making a claim, understand that workers are not only entitled to a workers’ compensation. There are exceptions to this rule where personal injury claims apply. To know where you fall, keep reading this blog post.
This blog post is great for those clients who are the victim of a potential personal injury claim and want to make sure they have chosen the right attorney for their case. Before you proceed, you may want to ask about the following.
When you apply for a personal injury claim, the evaluation of the claim depends on two factors. The first is the experience and evaluation of the situation by your PI attorney. The second is the way insurance companies evaluate claims using computer programs. The initial step in the process of personal injury evaluation is getting the facts and detailed description of the incident from the victim. An injury claim is often a lengthy process; the attorney must evaluate the client’s case to check if its good fit for the firm.
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It is imperative to have an experienced lawyer in your corner for anything personal injury law-related. Give our knowledgeable staff at Nelson Law Group, PC, a call if you have any further questions regarding this or any other issue.
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