Steps To Take If Your Child Was Injured in a School Bus Accident

Steps To Take If Your Child Was Injured in a School Bus Accident

A school bus accident can be very severe, and sadly, many children can suffer serious injuries as a result. Although these occurrences are rarer than standard car accidents, they are not as rare as you may think.  The worst school bus accidents involve serious injuries and death. One tragic case happened in Chattanooga, Tennessee in… Read more »

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Compensation for Ankle Injuries From Slip and Fall Accidents

Slip and fall injuries can lead to various painful and debilitating injuries, including many different types of ankle injuries. If you’ve suffered an ankle injury caused by another party’s negligence, you may wonder how much your personal injury is worth. This question is more complex than it may seem and mostly depends on your type… Read more »

Physical Therapy and Rehab After a Car Accident: Is It Covered?

The simple answer to this question is yes –  if someone’s negligence has caused your car accident injury, that person (or that person’s car insurance) is liable to compensate you for all of your damages. These can include: Ambulance and hospital bills Medication and prescription expenses Medical equipment (like walkers, wheelchairs, or crutches) Rehabilitation costs… Read more »

What Compensation Can I Recover After Suffering a Degloving Injury from an Accident?

What Compensation Can I Recover After Suffering a Degloving Injury from an Accident?

Although many people are unfamiliar with a degloving injury, they can be highly dangerous and may even cause death. Degloving injuries may require extensive surgeries, including skin grafts, as well as continuing treatment to prevent infection. You could also face permanent disabilities that prohibit you from working.  Medical expenses can quickly add up, and you… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Post Concussion Syndrome After an Accident

What You Need to Know About Post Concussion Syndrome After an Accident

The types of injuries sustained from a car accident are numerous and vary greatly in severity. Injuries to the head during a car accident are common and can be quite serious. Whether your injury involved hitting your head against a surface inside the car or was the result of abrupt head movement during impact, you… Read more »

Common Back Surgeries You Might Need After a Car Accident

Common Back Surgeries You Might Need After a Car Accident

Any type of injury can be a pain to deal with, but some injuries are certainly worse than others. And when it comes to car accidents, back injuries are often the most common result. Unfortunately, not only are back injuries painful and debilitating, but they can be incredibly expensive to treat, especially if surgery from… Read more »

Can a Car Accident Cause a Stroke?

Can a Car Accident Cause a Stroke?

Yes, a car accident can cause a stroke, but not in the way that you may think. Although the shock of being involved in a traumatic event can cause a spike in blood pressure, the surge of adrenaline alone will not cause a stroke. A stroke can happen because of a head injury causing a… Read more »

Why Motorcyclists Tend to Be Blamed But Are Not Always Responsible for the Accident

Why Motorcyclists Tend to Be Blamed But Are Not Always Responsible for the Accident

Motorcycles are a fun and exhilarating method of transportation, and it’s no mystery why motorcyclists enjoy riding so much. Unfortunately, riding a motorcycle poses a greater degree of risk than operating a standard passenger car. Without the protection of the car’s body and safety features, such as seatbelts, motorcyclists are far more likely to suffer… Read more »

It's Not Just Bars. Private Party Hosts Can Also Be Found Liable for Drunk Driving Accidents

It’s Not Just Bars. Private Party Hosts Can Also Be Found Liable for Drunk Driving Accidents

Driving while under the influence of alcohol is highly dangerous and can cause a serious or fatal traffic accident. If you’re injured in a wreck caused by a drunk driver, you can file a personal injury claim against them. Additionally, if someone served the drunk driver alcohol while they were already intoxicated, you can file a… Read more »

Chest Contusions from a Car Accident in Indiana. Can I Sue?

Chest Contusions from a Car Accident in Indiana. Can I Sue?

The injuries resulting from car accidents can range from mild to severe, depending on the individual involved and how exactly they were injured from the force of the impact. For instance, front-seat passengers are more susceptible to certain chest injuries that can result from hitting the dashboard, the steering wheel, an airbag, or even from… Read more »