Legal Help: Getting Hurt on the Street
Not only will an auto accident cause physical injuries, but an accident will also wreak havoc with money situations. You may not be able to work because of your injuries and many cannot afford to miss even one day of work. There is a solution that solves several of your problems at once – it involves using a contingency fee lawyer after an accident. Find out more below.
Why You Need Help
If you have been in a serious injury accident with a semi-truck, you should always consult with a personal injury attorney, especially one that has a lot of experience in dealing with insurance representatives for truck fleets. The following are just a few reasons why this is true.
The settlement offer will seem very good for medical expenses
The trouble with this is that although the offer seems more than fair, it will also probably be very low.
It's not always about who created the financial issues that prompted the bankruptcy. That is because the way the law looks at bankruptcy varies by how your property and debts are held and your state of residency. To find out more, read on.
Who Owns a Debt in Bankruptcy?
Since filing chapter 7 gets rid of almost all debt, how does a single filing affect the non-filing spouse and their debt burden?
If you are a father and you get divorced, child support will be a big part of your life until your child reaches adulthood. Most often, fathers typically pay their ex-spouse child support if they have the children most of the time. However, it is a misconception that fathers cannot be the recipient of child support. If you are a father and you believe you are entitled to child support payments, the following information can be helpful:
If your car is hit by road debris, this can cause a lot of damage, and you might wonder which parties might be responsible for the accident. However, whether or not you are allowed to take someone to court over road debris depends on the type of debris that has hit your car.
The Cause of the Debris
The common cause of debris hitting a car is that a car kicks a rock up and it hits a windshield and causes a crack.
I never gave a lot of thought to needing a lawyer until I was injured while walking down a sidewalk. The accident happened when a biker decided to use the sidewalk instead of the street, and plowed into me as he turned a corner.
What followed was a lesson in what is involved with pedestrian accidents. I found a traffic attorney who took my case, and she was able to obtain a settlement that covered the legal fees and my medical bills.
If you have been injured through the negligence of another party, you do need legal representation. Keep reading and I'll share how I found the right lawyer and what we did to ensure that my rights were fully protected in a court of law.