Common Causes of Spinal Cord Injuries

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Spinal cord injuries (SCI) include any kind of damage to the spinal cord or nerves in the spinal canal. SCIs can be extremely dangerous with severe injuries resulting in paralysis and even death. The spine is one of the most sensitive parts of the human body, and very fragile. This is why it is important […]

Hit By a Drunk Driver?

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Attorney Grant Lawson | 888-634-7366 | Free Consult “There are definitely ways to make sure that you’re getting your rights enforced, by enforcing whether or not somebody was driving under the influence and tested for it, and moving forward the right way.” What should you do if you suspect you’ve been hit by a drunk […]

What is the Fresh Start Bankruptcy Program?

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Attorney David Shuster | 888-365-0921 | Schedule Your Consult Today “It’s a simple question of how much money do you make. So you’d be surprised, and you definitely want to talk to an attorney about that.” Through a fresh start bankruptcy program, you can get rid of unwanted debt and start rebuilding your finances on […]

Drowsy Driving On the Rise Among Tractor-Trailer Drivers?

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Attorney Brian Davis | 888-592-5071 | Free Consult “You got an 80,000 pound truck going up against a 4,000 pound SUV or 2,500 pound car, the physics don’t lie.” What happens when truck drivers violate the laws on how many hours they are allowed to drive at once? Is the COVID-19 pandemic putting more pressure […]

Why Stage 3 and Stage 4 Bedsores/Pressure Ulcers are Nursing Home “Never Events”

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Attorney Tad Thomas | 888-981-0031 | Free Consult “If you find a pressure ulcer that they have not notified you about, that is a big red flag.” Bedsores, aka pressure ulcers, can occur in four different stages. A stage three or stage four bedsore/pressure ulcer is considered a “never event” in the medical community. In […]

Can I Sue If I Catch Coronavirus On a Cruise?

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Attorney John H. “Jack” Hickey | 888-393-1388 | Free Consult If you contract the COVID-19 on a cruise ship, you may be wondering: can I sue if I catch coronavirus on a cruise? John H. “Jack” Hickey is an injury attorney and maritime lawyer based in Miami. In this Quick Question, he explains that it […]

7 Dead in a Colorado Car Accident on U.S. Highway 40

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Attorney Grant Lawson | 888-634-7366 | Free Consult A Colorado car accident on U.S. Highway 40 has left seven people dead and one person critically injured. The accident occurred when one car heading west used the eastbound lane to pass a semi-truck and collided with another vehicle. This Legal Brief features car accident attorney Grant […]

Insurance Red Flags to Watch Out For

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Dealing with insurance companies can be tricky. When considering that denying and reducing as many claims as possible is how insurance companies make money, this is no surprise. Insurance bad faith is a legal term used to refer to the unjust actions of an insurance company in which a fair claim is denied or reduced, […]

What is Tire Tread Separation?

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Tire tread separation occurs when the belts underneath a tire’s tread separate from the casing or body of the tire. Tread separation can result in severely dangerous accidents and tire blow-outs which can cause a driver to lose control. Old or overused tires, reckless driving, potholes, and poor tire repairs can all cause tire tread […]

How to Document the Scene of a Personal Injury Accident

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After a serious injury occurs, it’s important to take the time to document the scene where it happened. Whether the injury occurred after a car accident, work accident, or another situation, pictures, videos, and records supporting the facts of the situation are invaluable to building an effective personal injury claim. If the victim of a […]

Defective Blood Clot Filters Causing Injuries

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Blood clot filters have been problematic since their inception. Defective or broken blood clot filters can result in serious health complications and expensive additional treatment to repair the damage caused by the filters, not to mention the risk posed by the filters themselves. The issue with blood clot filters is their tendency to break apart […]

Common Injuries in Oilfield Accidents

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Oil fields present an unfortunate potential for accidents resulting in serious injuries. Although there are a variety of rules and regulations oil field workers and management are supposed to require and enforce, safety tends to be an overlooked element of operations on site. The effect of these injuries can be severe and lasting depending on […]

Common Types of Civil Disputes

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Civil disputes are some of the most common cases to appear in court. Civil cases differ from criminal in that generally the prosecution in criminal cases represents the state, while in civil cases the parties represent themselves or hire a private lawyer. In civil cases, one or both parties are seeking compensation from the other. […]

Watch for Brain Injury Symptoms After a Car Accident

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Attorney Claude Wyle | 888-981-0826 | Free Consult “The phrase ‘a mild traumatic brain injury’ bothers me, because what’s so mild about any kind of brain injury?” Motor vehicle collisions are a leading cause of brain injuries. In many cases, the victim has no idea that they’ve sustained an injury, and their loved ones are […]

What to Do Immediately After a Car Accident

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Attorney Kathleen M. Reilly | 888-981-0027 | Free Consult Do you know what to do immediately after a car accident? Kathleen M. Reilly is a personal injury attorney based in Kearny, New Jersey with over 30 years of experience. She is the managing partner of Brady Brady & Reilly, LLC. In this Quick Question, she […]

Will a Doctor Tell You if Medical Malpractice Occurred?

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Attorney Jan Hinson | 888-364-0226 | Free Consult Will a doctor tell you if medical malpractice occurred? Jan Hinson is an attorney with the Law Offices of Jan V. Hinson. She has over 20 years of legal experience and she has offices in Greenville, South Carolina, and Alpharetta, Georgia. In this Quick Question, she explains […]

Can You Sue Uber or Lyft After a Rideshare Car Accident?

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Attorney Aaron Allison | 888-300-1476 | Free Consult If you’ve been hurt in a car accident involving a rideshare vehicle, can you sue Uber or Lyft for damages? Aaron Allison is an attorney at The Law Offices of Aaron Allison in Austin, TX. In this Quick Question, he explains that you cannot sue those companies […]

What Should I Say to the Insurance Company After a Car Accident?

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Attorney Stewart Eisenberg | 888-644-4288 | Free Consult What should I say to the insurance company after a car accident? Stewart Eisenberg is a Philadelphia attorney with Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P.C. In this Quick Question, he explains that you should be very careful what you say to insurance companies because they are […]