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What Is the Difference Between a Settlement and a Trial in a Personal Injury Claim?

Posted on January 11, 2020 to
During your DC personal injury claim, you may hear your lawyer talk about a settlement versus a trial. These are two different legal processes. You do not receive a settlement by going to trial. Rather, they are two ways...
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What Causes Hydroplaning?

Posted on January 9, 2020 to
Hydroplaning refers to water lifting a vehicle off the road enough for it to lose traction. It is difficult to control a vehicle that is hydroplaning, which is why many drivers end up in related car accidents. Understanding why...
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5 Questions to Ask About Your Car Accident Claim

Posted on January 9, 2020 to
A DC auto accident can be one of the most traumatic experiences of your life. Recovering may take weeks of doctor’s appointments, psychological therapies and expensive property damage repairs. One of the most important steps to take toward recovery...
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How to Negotiate a Car Insurance Settlement

Posted on December 10, 2019 to
You might think obtaining compensation after a car accident is as simple as filing a claim and receiving a check, until you become a claimant and realize it takes much more for a fair settlement offer. If you suffer...
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How to Reduce the Risk of Auto Accidents Among Young Drivers

Posted on December 9, 2019 to
Young drivers present a danger to themselves and everyone else on the roadway. Beginner drivers do not have the real-world experience to safely navigate common roadway hazards, such as wet roads or children darting into traffic. They are also...
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How Much Is a Wrongful Death Lawsuit Worth?

Posted on November 29, 2019 to
Money might be far from your mind when you first receive the heartbreaking news that a loved one has passed away. As the days pass and you face mounting medical bills, funeral home fees and lost wages, however, you...
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Nursing Home Neglect & Wrongful Death Lawsuits – When Is it Possible to File a Claim?

Posted on November 28, 2019 to
Nursing home neglect and abuse are terrible wrongdoings that take lives. Failing to provide proper care to the elderly goes against a nursing home facility’s legal duties and ethical obligations. Sadly, nursing home neglect is a tragedy that occurs...
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What Is the Statute of Limitations on Wrongful Death in Virginia?

Posted on November 27, 2019 to
If you tragically lost a loved one in an accident in Virginia, the last thing on your mind might be initiating a legal claim. As you face expenses such as a funeral, burial and unpaid medical bills, however, you...
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Who Can File a Wrongful Death Claim in Virginia?

Posted on November 20, 2019 to
Wrongful death refers to the negligence-related death of one person by another. A wrongful death claim seeks to hold one or more parties civilly responsible for the negligent, wanton or default death of another person. A wrongful death case...
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Can Better Urban Planning Reduce Pedestrian and Bicycle Accidents?

Posted on October 24, 2019 to
Drivers cause most bicycle and pedestrian accidents in Maryland. Driver negligence, however, is not the only factor involved in serious collisions. Sometimes, a roadway or crosswalk’s design contributes to bicycle and pedestrian accidents. Negligent urban planning and poor roadway...
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