Construction Accident

Construction Accident
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By Clair B. Norton
You can’t file a lawsuit if you discover the injury two years later. This applies to both written and oral contracts. But if you discover a physical injury that’s related to your job, you may still have a case. Property damage lawsuits have a three-year statute of limitations. Claims against...
Construction Accident
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By Clair B. Norton
You may be wondering, “How does a car accident affect my life?” The fact is, it can have a very significant impact on a person’s quality of living. Injuries can prevent you from working, driving to school, or going to doctors’ appointments. The emotional trauma from the accident can affect...
Construction Accident
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By Clair B. Norton
During the time before the incident, the premises were reasonably safe, and the person has to prove that the danger was not obvious or was present for a long enough period of time. A wrongful act, such as a slip and fall, can result in severe pain. It is therefore...
Construction Accident
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By Clair B. Norton
Many people wonder what it will cost to hire a medical malpractice lawyer. The costs can be significant depending on the complexity of the case. Some medical malpractice attorneys offer a free initial consultation to determine if the case is worth pursuing. Other medical malpractice attorneys work on a contingency...
Construction Accident
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By Clair B. Norton
There are many different factors that can contribute to a bus accident. Some people are distracted by the passengers, others are assaulted by the drivers, and other people may break traffic laws. If you have been in a bus accident, you will likely have some portion of the blame. Regardless,...
Construction Accident
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By Clair B. Norton
What Percentage of Personal Injury Cases Go to Trial? Although trial is the most expensive option, it is also the most beneficial. According to the US Department of Justice, three percent of all personal injury cases go to trial and two percent are settled before trial. Juries generally award more...
Construction Accident
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By Clair B. Norton
Personal injury law is designed to protect the rights of individuals who have been injured through no fault of their own. Typically, compensation for physical and psychological trauma is awarded to victims in a lawsuit. Other types of compensation include loss of consortium, which compensates victims for the disruption of...
Construction Accident
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By Clair B. Norton
What Does Personal Injury Law Cover? What does personal injury law cover? Most of it is related to tort law, and it covers accidents resulting from negligence or recklessness. It can also cover intentional acts. Intentional acts are often the cause of an accident, and they can also give rise...
Construction Accident
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By Clair B. Norton
What Does Personal Injury Law Entail? In a typical case, a plaintiff may seek compensation for physical pain, suffering, and emotional trauma. The amount of compensation depends on the severity of the injuries. For example, a plaintiff who was left with scarring from an auto accident may be able to...