It is important to understand some of the causes of car accidents in order to avoid the harmful consequences of an automobile accident. Car accidents occur at an alarming rate and are a leading cause of injury in the United States. In order to control the increasing accident rate, many states have passed tough laws […]
Massachusetts Personal Injury Blog
Read the Massachusetts Personal Injury Blog to get the latest information on Massachusetts personal injury law, cases, safety tips, and general interest topics about Essex County, Massachusetts.
Here is information about how personal injury cases are evaluated and the initial stages of litigation. Case Evaluation and Settlement In most cases, once you have reached an end medical result (which means that you have fully recovered, or your doctor determines that your condition will not improve with further treatment and you are permanently […]
If you were in a car accident, you may pursue a Massachusetts Personal Injury Protection (PIP) claim for lost wages, medical bills and replacement services regardless of who caused the car accident. This is otherwise known as “no fault insurance.” Generally, you do not receive compensation for your medical bills and lost wages in a […]
There are a number of different causes of slip and fall injuries including holes, protrusions, foreign substances and snow and ice. Here, we will discuss foreign substances, snow and ice, defects in public ways, and when notice is required. FOREIGN SUBSTANCES Many slip and fall injuries are caused by slip and falls on foreign substances. […]
Many personal injury claims are settled prior to filing a personal injury lawsuit. However, if an insurance company denies your claim or makes an unreasonable offer, you should consider pursuing a lawsuit. Personal Injury Lawsuit The following is a summary of the different steps involved in a lawsuit. Court: Most lawsuits are filed in a […]