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Determining the Value of a Catastrophic Injury Claim

People who suffer catastrophic injuries often face large medical bills, the loss of income and a future of uncertainty. Unfortunately, Tennessee puts limits on the amount of compensation that may be available to catastrophic injury victims in a personal… Read More

Handling Child Distractions on Your Summer Road Trip

Better child safety on the road takes planning. From safe seating to handling common child issues like screaming, bickering and fighting, it is important that parents know about the safest way to handle these distractions. Motor vehicle injuries are… Read More

Is the Driver Always at Fault in a Pedestrian Versus Auto Accident?

When a pedestrian is struck by a vehicle, people usually assume the driver is the at-fault party. While this is often true because the driver was distracted or impaired by drugs or alcohol, there are times when a pedestrian either shares fault or may… Read More

Liability in a Chain Reaction Car Accident

Finding out who is to blame in car accidents is not always clear, especially when multiple vehicles are involved. Below, we discuss the factors of multi-vehicle accidents and how liability is determined in these situations. If a chain reaction collision… Read More

Options for Injured Workers Who Have Been Denied Workers’ Compensation

If you have been injured on the job, it can be frustrating if your workers’ compensation claim gets denied. But you do not have to give up in defeat. Find out what you should do to appeal the decision and continue your pursuit of benefits. Our workers’… Read More

Why is It Important to Keep a Personal Injury Journal?

If you have been injured in an accident, you are probably wondering what you can do to help protect your claim. Keeping a personal injury journal is a step in the right direction. Keeping this record of the details means you do not have to rely on your… Read More

Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Workers’ Compensation Claim

If you have been injured on the job, you may be confused about the correct steps to take to ensure that you can get the benefits you deserve. The process of filing a claim can also be very stressful, especially when your focus should be on your recovery.… Read More

Parking Lot Accidents and How to Avoid Them

There is a lot going on in parking lots; people walking, cars backing out, motorists circling the area in search for parking and shopping carts occupying parking spaces. Parking lots are hot spots for accidents waiting to happen. Nearly 20 percent of… Read More

Why Does the Insurance Company Want a Recorded Statement?

If you suffer an injury in a car accident and file an insurance claim, the insurer will likely ask you to give a recorded statement. This may seem like a reasonable request, but most accident victims do not know the reasons why the insurance company is… Read More

What are the Most Dangerous Distracted Driving Habits?

We are a nation who loves to multitask, from reading a book while getting in a workout to listening to an educational podcast while eating a nutritious meal. However, multitasking is not something that should be practiced while driving, particularly when… Read More

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