Any time a person is hurt due to the negligence or recklessness of another person, a personal injury lawsuit can be filed. When the injured person in your child, you may have the tendency to jump the gun and be ready to sue anyone and everyone even remotely involved. While it is true that a child is hurt while using a toy approximately every three minutes, not all of these injuries can be blamed on the toy. [Read More]
Personal Injury Cases: 5 Possible Reactions Upon Receiving Reservation Of Rights Letters
After filing a personal injury claim or case against an insurance company, it is the insurance company's responsibility to investigate the case to determine what a reasonable amount of compensation may be. If the insurance company believes that there is ground to deny a part of your claim, a reservation of rights letter will be sent to you. File a Dispute Against the Reservation If you believe that the insurance company does not have any grounds to deny you coverage, put it in writing. [Read More]
Challenging The Breathalyzer Results In Your DWI Case: Understanding How Acid Reflux Could Cause An Inaccurate Result
One of the key pieces of evidence in many DWI cases is the results of a breathalyzer test that was administered at the time of the defendant's arrest. The reason these test results are so important is that they are intended to provide medical proof that the individual was under the influence of alcohol while driving. This all but eliminates any defense with alternative explanations for the defendant's seemingly drunk behavior. [Read More]
Food Poisoned? Can You Sue?
Food poisoning is fairly common. Whether it is from eating out or food purchased in the store, it can take a toll on your health. Sometimes, the effects can last more than just a few days. If you suffered food poisoning from a restaurant and you feel you are owed damages for it, you need to understand what you must prove to be successful in your lawsuit. Was the Restaurant Negligent? [Read More]