Personal Injury

When Is a Landlord Liable for Damages Due to A Tennessee House Fire?

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Dec 26, 2019 in Personal Injury

A landlord may be liable for damages if he or she was negligent in maintaining the premises and that negligence led to the fire. The experienced attorneys of Greg Coleman Law discuss a landlord’s potential liability for injuries caused in a house fire.…

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Why Are Slip and Fall Accident Claims Difficult to Prove?

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Nov 19, 2019 in Personal Injury

Slip and fall accidents can cause serious harm; but establishing negligence may be difficult. Additionally, Tennessee laws may limit your ability to recover compensation for the full value of your damages. Our Knoxville slip and fall lawyers discuss…

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Misleading Things Insurance Companies May Tell You After an Accident

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Aug 21, 2019 in Personal Injury

As a business, it is not in the insurance company’s best interest to provide fair compensation to anyone who has been injured in a car accident. Their first loyalty is to their bottom line, and that is why many car insurance companies try to find legal…

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Determining the Value of a Catastrophic Injury Claim

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Aug 05, 2019 in Personal Injury

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…

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Why is It Important to Keep a Personal Injury Journal?

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on May 17, 2019 in Personal Injury

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…

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Can Social Media Affect My Personal Injury Claim?

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Sep 24, 2018 in Personal Injury

Many people communicate more with their online friends than they do with other people in real life. It can be a comfort to turn to this forum after an accident to explain that you were hurt and to get important reassurance from your social community.…

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Compensation for a Wrongful Death Claim

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Jun 08, 2018 in Personal Injury

If someone you love was killed in an accident caused by another’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation through a wrongful death claim. A wrongful death claim is intended to provide compensation to the decedent’s surviving dependents, including…

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Evidence for Proving a Personal Injury Claim

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Feb 07, 2018 in Personal Injury

Before an accident victim can recover compensation for a personal injury claim, he or she must be able to establish that the at-fault party’s negligence caused the accident and his or her injuries. This will require the help of a skilled attorney who…

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Can a Pre-Existing Injury Affect My Injury Claim?

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Dec 06, 2017 in Personal Injury

Claims adjusters are paid to minimize the amount of compensation insurance companies pay victims. One way they accomplish this may be to use a victim’s pre-existing injury to deny his or her claim or reduce the amount of compensation the insurance company…

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When Can You Sue for a Slip and Fall Accident?

Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Oct 26, 2017 in Personal Injury

People are often injured on someone else’s property by hazardous conditions, such as uneven walkways, broken handrails, obstacles that obstruct aisles, wet floors or inadequate lighting. If you or someone you love has been injured in a slip and fall…

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