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Five Secrets Insurance Companies Do Not Want You to Know When You Are Negotiating a Settlement

 You might have invested a lot of faith in insurance companies but the truth of the matter is that you do not know everything yet. Yes, they will pay you but if you are not careful, they will ensure that the compensation happens in their own terms thus the need for you to know what their precious secrets are.

Benefits of Hiring a Nurse-Attorney for your Personal Injury Case

If you suffer from severe injuries because of another person’s negligence, it is important for you to seek compensation from the insurer. Indeed, the insurer will review the claim and offer a settlement. The settlement is usually lower than the offer that your attorney presented before the settlement panel. The attorney will then renegotiate. If the insurer refuses to offer just settlement based on your injuries and expenses, you can file a personal injury lawsuit.

4 Potential Ways to Prove Employer Negligence

When you are at work, you expect that the employer has taken all the necessary steps to guarantee your health and safety. However, this is sometimes not the case. Workers can face exposure to unsafe conditions simply because the boss is ignorant of their safety.


We would all like to think that our kids are safe at school. After all, there is adult supervision round the clock and the teachers and staff members have their best interest at heart. Unfortunately this is not always the case. Children suffer abuse at schools from fellow students, and even worse, from those they are entrusted to: principals, teachers, coaches, bus drivers and other personnel.

Refusal of Vocational Placement & NYC Workers Compensation Benefits

After an injury at the work place, the next thing that happens is the employer agrees to offer worker compensation benefits. These benefits base on the doctor’s instruction that you might need several weeks off work so that you can recover. The employee is entitled to worker compensation benefits such as temporary disability benefits and permanent partial disability benefits.

Two New Lawsuits for Deaths Related to The Use of Blood-Thinning Drug Xarelto

Two wrongful death lawsuits were recently commenced on behalf of individuals who lost their lives due to their use of the blood-thinning drug Xarelto.  Both cases allege that Xarelto is falsely advertised as a “one size fits all” for patients and does not indicate on the bottle that there exists no available reversal agent to stop bleeding once it begins.

Another Nursing Home is Under Investigation for Abusing Elders

A nursing home is being investigated for potential neglect and mistreatment of a 77-year-old female patient.  The patient in question was recently rushed to the emergency room with a 3-inch gash on the side of her head.  When the doctors caring for the patient examined her, they found many other unsettling wounds.

Finding a Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer to Help You

A nursing home is a skilled nursing facility that provides housing medical care. This place is recommendable for patients who need continuous medical attention. This type of attention might be difficult to provide at home. A nursing home has medical workers working around the clock 24 hours.

Requirements for Proving Medical Malpractice

When you go to hospital because of a sickness, the last thing that you expect is an injury because the doctor was negligent. Indeed, you will suffer from the consequences of this injury such as medical expenses and pain that comes with all injuries. You will need to make sure that the doctor bears responsibility for your injuries. This requires the assistance of an attorney.

Failure to Plead Sufficient Facts - The New Legal Malpractice?

A case was recently in an Arizona court of law- the case of Cullen v. Koty-Leavitt Insurance. These cases deal particularly with doctrine of reasonable expectations in the UIM setting. There is nothing so fascinating about this case but the potential of exposure to legal malpractice is astounding. The issues surrounding this case might seem to be quite straightforward at first sight but stop and think about them for a while and you will be surprised.

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