My name is Arlene, and two years ago, I was involved in a car accident that wasn't my fault. I had some injuries that required a hospital stay, and I was unable to return to work for several weeks. I didn't know how I was going to pay my bills, and it was very stressful for me. My friend told me that I needed to hire an accident and personal injury attorney so I could recover my lost wages and medical costs. I was so glad that I hired the attorney, and my stress level immediately went down. Through the attorney, I was able to get a settlement, and I was no longer in financial trouble. I am writing this blog to let everyone know the importance of hiring an attorney after an accident. It's my wish that this blog will help others who are in similar situations.
29 August 2016
If you have ever been bitten by a dog, then you're probably well acquainted with the pain, redness, bruising, and perhaps bleeding associated with the bite. While these are the most common manifestations, there are other, less common symptoms that you may develop. While most bites heal uneventfully, you may want to consider hiring a dog bite attorney if you have sustained lasting effects from your animal encounter. Here are 3 uncommon symptoms of a dog bite and what you can do about them:
29 August 2016
The odds are good that you never heard of the Zika virus until a few months ago. The virus, which can be contracted through the bite of a certain mosquito or through sexual contact with someone who is already infected, only causes mild symptoms in adults. However, the virus can drastically alter the course of an otherwise normal pregnancy—leading to miscarriages and microcephaly, a condition that causes a baby to be born with a small head and underdeveloped brain.
29 August 2016
When you go to the dentist, you are likely like most people. You trust the professional recommendations and services being provided. Perhaps you never have experienced dental anxiety and every appointment you have ever had has always turned out just as expected. You may find it hard to believe that everyday people have experienced life changing events at the "hands" of dentists they trusted. The following are examples of things that your dentist may do or fail to do that could be determined as negligence and qualify you for compensation under medical malpractice laws.
2 July 2015
When you are falsely accused of committing a crime, it can have a significant impact on your life. Once you are cleared of the charges, you can possibly hold the person who leveled the allegations against you responsible in civil court. Before filing a lawsuit, you need to understand your options. Malicious Prosecution One possibility for filing a lawsuit against someone who falsely accused you is malicious prosecution. There are certain criteria that need to be met for your case to be successful against your accuser.