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Phases of a Truck Accident Lawsuit

If you have been injured in a truck accident, you may be wondering how a truck accident lawsuit proceeds from the beginning to a successful resolution. Here is a basic description of the phases of a truck accident lawsuit:

Preventing a Brain Injury

There are some risks that are just not worth taking. Risking a brain injury in a motorcycle or car accident is one of them. A brain injury can lead to permanent disability, severely diminished quality of life, or death, but there are many steps you can take to help protect yourself against brain injury.

Cell Phones and Car Accidents

These days, most everyone has a cell phone, it's just part of belonging to a modern society. People take cell phones with them everywhere they go, and they are trying to cram in more and more tasks in their daily lives by keeping constantly in touch with family, friends, and, sadly, work.

How Do I Know If I Have a Personal Injury Claim?

If you are considering a personal injury lawsuit, there are three main questions that you have to ask.

Am I injured? It might seem basic, but the existence of a documentable personal injury is crucial to making a personal injury claim. Injuries can be physical, mental, or both. A personal injury lawyer can help you understand the full dimensions of your injury and document injuries that can be hard to prove, such as mild TBI.

Why Do You Need a Medical Malpractice Attorney?

If you suspect that you or a loved one has been hurt by medical malpractice, you may be considering a medical malpractice lawsuit. If so, then you should consult with a skilled medical malpractice attorney to help you have any chance of succeeding in your lawsuit. Unfortunately, there are many reasons why doctors have advantages in the courtroom when it comes to medical malpractice, such as:

What Constitutes Identity Theft?

Identity theft is the use of another person's identifying information, such as name, social security number, credit card numbers, or other information, to commit fraud. The Federal Trade Commission identifies the most common types of fraud committed using identity theft:

Teens and Car Accidents

The good news is that the number of teenagers killed in car accidents in Florida has decreased dramatically, dropping from 414 in 2005 to 222 in 2009. In just four short years, the number of teen traffic fatalities has been cut in half in the state.

When there is a child injury at school who is liable?

Was your child hurt at school? If so, you may wonder if the school is liable for the personal injury and might therefore have to pay for your child’s medical bills. The answer depends on many different factors, and, unfortunately, is often not the one you want to hear.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Brain Injury

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an ongoing psychological response to the experience of stress. It may be characterized by anything from bad dreams to major behavioral changes to severe depression to violence against oneself and others. Now a new study published by researchers from the University of California Los Angeles suggests that traumatic brain injury can make a person more likely to suffer from PTSD.

How Will a Criminal Conviction Affect My Immigration Status?

If you are in the United States on any type of visa, you know that your status is delicate. You may not know, however, that a criminal conviction can upset that status, resulting in your deportation or detention. If you are an immigrant facing a criminal charge in Florida, it is crucial that you work with a criminal defense attorney experienced in handling criminal defense for immigrants.

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