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Bike Accidents and How to Avoid Them

A combination of factors means that cyclists are exposed to dangers that most motorists don’t even have to consider. For example, being less visible to drivers and being completely without the protection of a ton of metal means that your average cyclist is pretty likely to be badly injured if they come head to head […]

Stop! Don’t do it! The One Thing You Must Never Do After a Car Accident

It was a rainy afternoon in Los Angeles on June 15 of this his year. Roberto Gomez, 39, was driving on Interstate 5, the view of the road was terrible because it was pouring rain and fog clouded the surroundings. Although he had to be home before 7 pm, Roberto was going at the right […]

What Is Wrongful Death?

A wrongful death lawsuit is filed when someone else causes a death, usually as a result of negligence. The plaintiff in such a case – the person who files the lawsuit – is generally a family member of the deceased. Wrongful death is a kind of personal injury case that often results from one of […]

Are You the Victim of a Spine Injury?

People often think a spine injury immediately means paralysis, but that is not the case. Only if the spinal cord is damaged will paralysis be the probable result. Even a broken back does not necessarily lead to paralysis, although fracturing the back is still very serious. Soft tissue spine injuries that do not include a […]

Have You Sustained a Traumatic Brain Injury?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1.7 million people in the U.S. sustain a traumatic brain injury (TBI) every year. These injuries contribute to a third of the deaths caused by accidents and 75{f1f9f9c01afd80b5cbf5eb62b4dc52c71b03eb6f2de9df6e3a106729f0c3810b} of brain injuries are concussions. Brain injuries can be caused by a number of incidents, including falls, […]

Brain Damage in Personal Injury Cases

Brain damage can occur in a variety of ways but is considered to be any type of injury to the structure of the brain that disrupts or prevents normal brain function or healthy brain development. Brain damage can occur after birth (acquired, non-traumatic or traumatic brain injuries) or before birth (congenital brain injuries). Most brain […]

Types of Life Insurance Policies: Which Is Right for You?

Term life by definition is a life insurance policy which provides a stated benefit upon the holder’s death, provided that the death occurs within a certain specified time period. However, the policy does not provide any returns beyond the stated benefit, unlike an insurance policy which allows investors to share in returns from the insurance […]

Bicycle accident – What should I do?

An accident between two bicycles is a type of accident which, although it is less common than others, does still happen. In fact, the increase in the use of bicycles as a means of transport in our cities has meant that cyclists themselves are more likely to collide. It is more likely for this type […]