compensation Blackburn & Green - October 13, 2015

What Are Economic Losses?

Among the many losses you can suffer as a result of an accident or injury, economic losses are often the most stressful and disruptive. Following an accident or injury, you will likely have a lot of immediate, up-front costs you must cover out of pocket prior to settling your personal injury claim. Economic losses can […]

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compensation Blackburn & Green - October 11, 2015

What Are Non-Economic Losses?

In a personal injury case or claim, you can have two kinds of losses: economic and non-economic. Economic losses are fairly straightforward; they include expenses and costs you incurred as a result of the accident or injury. Economic losses can include medical bills, lost wages, and other direct economic losses from the injury or accident. […]

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compensation Blackburn & Green - October 10, 2015

Can I Be Compensated for My Lost Wages?

As part of your personal injury claim, you are entitled to recover fair compensation for your losses sustained, if someone else was found at fault. If you were found partially at fault, your compensation will be reduced accordingly, however, your right to compensation is not negated so long as you are not 51% or more […]

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injury Blackburn & Green - October 9, 2015

What Can I Do if I’m Hurt by a Faulty Product?

Product liability cases involve an injured party and a liable party. The liable party in product liability cases is usually the producer of a defective product that has injured or otherwise harmed a consumer. Product liability cases can also involve property damage caused by a faulty product. Differing from cases involving negligence, product liability cases […]

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auto accident Blackburn & Green - October 8, 2015

What Evidence Should I Get From the Scene of an Accident?

Immediately following an auto accident, your mind will, understandably, not be focused on gathering all the evidence needed to support your case. However, those who do manage to gather evidence at the scene of an accident are gaining valuable protection. Collecting evidence from the scene of the accident can go a long way toward protecting […]

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auto accident Blackburn & Green - October 5, 2015

How Long Will I Be Feeling the Effects of an Accident?

Following an auto accident, it may take a few hours or even a few days for you to feel the full extent of your injuries. Auto accidents cause many different kinds of injuries, including fractures, contusions, swelling, concussions and other traumatic brain injuries, lacerations, and road rash. After an auto accident, it is important you […]

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dispute resolution Blackburn & Green - October 4, 2015

Can I Arbitrate My Case?

If you are in settlement negotiations for your personal injury case, you have several resolution options you can choose from. You can litigate and then take your case to trial, you can take your case to mediation, you can attempt settlement with the liable party or their insurance company directly, or you may be able […]

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lawsuit Blackburn & Green - October 3, 2015

How Can Mediation Help Me?

If you are in the middle of a personal injury case and are struggling to reach settlement, you have several options to resolve your case. To avoid taking your case all the way through to trial, which can be expensive and taxing on all parties involved, you can attempt to mediate your case instead. Mediation […]

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lawsuit Blackburn & Green - October 2, 2015

When Does an Attorney Decide to Litigate?

In a personal injury case, you have several options to seek compensation for your losses. You can file a claim with an insurance company or, you, as the injured plaintiff, can take the matter to court by filing a lawsuit against the liable party, the defendant. This is called litigation. Many personal injury claims will […]

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auto accident Blackburn & Green - October 1, 2015

What Are the Benefits of Having an Attorney Handle My Auto Accident Case?

If you have been in an auto accident, you may think you have an uphill battle against an insurance company in front of you. Following an accident, some people try to deal directly with the insurance company, thinking that that is their only option. However, having a personal injury attorney assist you with your claim […]

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