Greg Coleman Law Blog & Industry Commentary

Can a Personal Injury Case Be Reopened After Settlement?

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Jul 01, 2021 in Personal Injury

After agreeing to a settlement, it is unlikely that victims can reopen a personal injury claim to seek additional compensation. In most cases, once an agreement is finalized, the at-fault party is released from any additional liability for your injuries.…

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Who May Be Liable for a Crash When a Driver Runs a Red Light?

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Jun 30, 2021 in Auto Accident

Red light crashes are one of the most easily preventable types of traffic accidents - and also one of the most common causes for a collision in an intersection. Typically the driver running the red light is considered the party responsible for this type…

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Why Collision Avoidance Systems Do Not Replace Driver Duty of Care

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Jun 24, 2021 in Auto Accident

The growing number of high-tech safety features in today’s vehicles are intended to reduce the number of crashes that happen each year. However, are there limitations to this technology? Greg Coleman Law looks at the growing number of driver assistance…

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What if My Workers’ Comp Refuses to Pay for Treatment I Need?

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Jun 11, 2021 in Workers' Compensation

After your workers’ compensation claim has been approved, all of your required medical care should be paid for in full by your employer's insurance carrier. However, what if the insurance company comes back and denies payment for some or all of the treatment…

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Driving Errors That Increase Your Risk for a Serious Crash

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on May 31, 2021 in Auto Accident

Car crashes are a leading cause of death in the U.S. Sadly, most of these collisions are caused by driver error and could have been prevented. Learn more about these common acts of negligence, including how to help prevent being involved in a car crash…

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Most employees in Tennessee may be familiar with workers’ compensation claims and the benefits, such as medical care and lost wages, they can expect following a job-related injury. Fewer people, however, may know about workers' compensation settlements…

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Are Independent Medical Exams Required in Tennessee Claims?

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on May 20, 2021 in Personal Injury

After suffering injuries caused by another’s negligence, you may be able to seek compensation by filing a legal claim. If eligible, you could receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills and other damages related to the accident that caused your…

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Proving Personal Injury Medical Costs Are Reasonable and Necessary

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on May 11, 2021 in Personal Injury

Recovering compensation for medical costs in a personal injury claim is a complicated and challenging legal process. Under state law, injured victims are only permitted to claim related damages that are medically necessary and reasonable. Who decides…

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Why it May Be Difficult to Determine Fault for a Tennessee Car Crash

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Apr 30, 2021 in Auto Accident

Motor vehicle accidents are a common occurrence that often creates headaches, legal complications and costs money. Recovering compensation is often necessary to help accident victims cover their medical costs, lost wages and other damages. Before a recovery…

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What Happens if My Tennessee Car Crash Case Goes to Trial?

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Apr 26, 2021 in Auto Accident

When pursuing compensation after a negligent driver caused you to suffer a car crash injury, you may wonder if your case will go to trial. While most car crash cases do not end up in court, there are no guarantees, so it is a real possibility. Greg Coleman…

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