What You Should Know About Long-Term Permanent Injuries

Personal Injury
Injured man who has now long term permanent injury.

When you or someone you love is involved in a personal injury accident, it can affect every aspect of your life. Accidents involving severe or catastrophic injuries can impact your life for years to come or even change it permanently. Resolving claims for long-term permanent injuries is also more complicated. It’s crucial to have a…

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Understanding Pedestrian Safety Laws in Seattle, WA

Personal Injury
Pedestrians crossing in Seattle.

You are a pedestrian any time you use your own two feet to get from point A to point B. Obviously, most of us are pedestrians at some point, usually at multiple points in a single day. Whether you are simply walking from your parked car into a shopping center or speed walking for exercise—when…

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What Are the Most Common Christmas Injuries?

Personal Injury
Injured-Man-Celebrating-Christmas

The Christmas season brings so much joy to so many people. Traditions that are passed down from generation to generation are enjoyed, and families and friends get together to celebrate the season. Of course, there is much to do during this time of year. There are presents to shop for, decorations to put up, and…

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What Are the Causes of Ridesharing Accidents?

Car Accidents

Ridesharing companies, such as Lyft and Uber, allow you to get around without needing a car and are a more convenient option than public transit. You can use these services after a night on the town (to avoid a potential DUI), as a ride to and from the airport, or even just going from one…

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What Insurance Claims Are Necessary After an Accidental Injury?

Car Accidents

Following an accident, you may need to file a claim with your insurer or the other party’s insurance company – depending on the circumstances of the incident. Regardless, you will have paperwork to file, deadlines to meet, and a meeting (or two) with an insurance claim adjuster. Knowing what paperwork and what claims you must…

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How Do Defective Household Products Cause Injury?

Personal Injury
injury from defective bike

You do everything you can to keep your loved ones safe, but is every item in your home free of defects and operating as it should? Defective products harm people every day in the United States. In fact, all it takes is a quick look at the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission’s annual report…

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How Do Healthcare Providers Diagnose Traumatic Brain Injuries?

Brain Injury
A brain scan result.

Traumatic brain injuries, more commonly referred to as TBIs, are diagnosed using various methods – and sometimes diagnostic equipment is not necessary. How a TBI is diagnosed depends on the injury that caused it, the severity of symptoms, and the provider’s expertise in the area. While most TBIs are diagnosed as “mild,” that does not…

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