Archive for October, 2015

  • October 29, 2015

Can Victims Recover Compensation after a Single-Vehicle Crash?

When most people consider an average vehicle wreck, they likely image two or more vehicles hitting each other, generally because of the driver made some sort of mistake. While this is certainly a fairly common scenario, car crashes also can…

  • October 26, 2015

What Is a Catastrophic Injury?

A catastrophic injury is one that affects the brain, spine, or otherwise causes long-lasting impairments or disabilities to a victim. These severe and life-changing injuries can happen in a wide variety of accidents, leaving victims facing many expenses, challenges, and…

  • October 15, 2015

Trial Lawyer? I Don’t Think So

All it takes for one to call himself/herself a “trial lawyer” is a law degree and admission to The Bar Association. That’s it. Knowledge of a few buzzwords and a general familiarity with personal injury practice is, tragically, enough to…

  • October 14, 2015

The Ultimate Con

The “ultimate con” occurs when the victims walk away from the transaction never knowing that they’ve been conned. To the contrary, they believe that they have actually benefited from it. Tragically, it happens in personal injury law offices all over…

  • October 13, 2015

Recovering For Missing Work Due To a Personal Injury

When most people think of recovering in a personal injury lawsuit, they usually think of obtaining compensation for their medical bills. However, medical expenses is only one of many types of damages1 for which injury victims can recover. Often, injuries…

  • October 9, 2015

Driver Fatigue Can Cause Truck Accidents in Jacksonville

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that there were an estimated 95,000 people injured in accidents involving trucks in excess of 10,000 pounds during 2013. In addition, there were approximately 342,000 large trucks involved in accidents that were reported…

  • October 7, 2015

Investigating a Slip and Fall Case Can Be Complicated

Slip and fall accidents are one of the most common ways in which people sustain serious injuries in the United States. While slip and falls are not generally thought of as serious accidents, the National Safety Council (NSC) indicates that…