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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

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

Can Social Media Affect My Personal Injury Claim?

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.… Read More

Compensation for a Wrongful Death Claim

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… Read More

Evidence for Proving a Personal Injury Claim

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… Read More

Can a Pre-Existing Injury Affect My Injury Claim?

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… Read More

When Can You Sue for a Slip and Fall Accident?

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… Read More

How Do I Know What My Personal Injury Case is Worth?

If you have been injured in an accident caused by another’s negligence, you may be able to file a lawsuit against the at-fault party. However, before you take legal action, you should understand how much your case may actually be worth. The monetary… Read More

Frequently Asked Questions About Personal Injury Lawsuits

A serious injury can place a significant burden on the victim and his or her loved ones. This can include medical bills that are difficult to pay off if you are unable to work and earn an income. However, if your injury was caused by another’s negligence,… Read More

Tennessee’s Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury Claims

The statute of limitations is a legal timeframe that designates when a person can bring a claim. It is a strict deadline that must be met in order to recover damages for an injury or act of negligence. If you or someone you love was injured because of… Read More

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