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What Are the Odds of Getting in a Car Crash?

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Most drivers don’t envision having a car accident when they get behind the wheel. However, auto accidents are quite common. While many crashes are relatively minor and do not result in injuries or deaths, some are catastrophic and leave victims ...
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What Is the Average Workers’ Compensation Settlement for Shoulder Surgery?

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Among nonfatal workplace injuries in 2022, shoulder injuries resulted in the greatest number of days away from work. Per data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the median number of days away from work due to shoulder injuries was ...

What Is Considered a Serious Injury in a Car Accident?

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A car accident can leave you facing significant property losses and potential injuries. While all collisions can be difficult to handle, those that leave you with serious injuries can cause ongoing consequences that affect you for years. What is considered ...
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Premises Liability vs. Personal Liability

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If you were injured on someone else’s property or due to someone else’s actions or negligence, you may be entitled to monetary compensation. Personal injury lawyers handle a variety of types of cases, including those involving personal liability and premises ...
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What to Look for in a Truck Accident Attorney

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A semi-truck accident can leave you with permanent injuries and devastating financial losses. If the accident was not your fault, you should seek legal representation. Knowing what to look for in a truck accident attorney can help you choose a ...
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What to Expect from a Workers’ Compensation Settlement for Knee Surgery

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Knee injuries are the second-most common workplace injury resulting in days away from work. According to research published in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, among those who were injured at work and required at least one or more ...

How to Pursue a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Missouri

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Losing a loved one under any circumstance can be devastating. However, the unexpected death of your loved one as a result of someone else’s actions can be even more overwhelming and difficult to handle. If you lost a close family ...
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When to Consult a Lawyer for a Truck Accident

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Being involved in a crash with a semi-truck can be frightening. Depending on the circumstances, you might be entitled to compensation for your property losses, injuries, and other damages. When another party is at fault, you can file an injury ...
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How Long Does It Take to Settle a Semi-Truck Accident Claim?

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Trucking collisions are typically much more severe and complex than other types of crashes. As a result, truck accident injury claims typically take longer to settle than crashes involving only passenger vehicles. How long does it take to settle a ...
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How to Pursue a Premises Liability Lawsuit

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In Missouri, property owners and operators are expected to maintain their properties and keep them in a relatively safe condition to prevent lawful visitors from suffering foreseeable injuries. If you were injured while shopping at a store, going to a ...
Files under: Slip and Fall
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