Settling a Personal Injury Claim with an Insurance Company: What You Need to Know

Auto Accident Settlement Timeline: What You Can Expect in Court

Auto Accident Settlement Timeline: What You Can Expect in Court If you’ve been injured in an auto accident, there is a long process ahead before you’ll receive your settlement. Here’s an auto accident settlement timeline. Consulting with Experts The first thing you should do after being involved in an accident is contact an expert.  It’s important to compile as many details as you can from verified sources that will help prove your case. Various experts will likely have to be consulted regarding specific aspects of the accident, including any injuries that were sustained. These experts could include your doctor, accident reconstruction specialists, and mechanical or civil

Competitive Softball Promotions vs. Yasser Ayub

Yasser Ayub is a member of a softball team that participated in a softball tournament hosted by Competitive Softball Promotions or CSP. The softball tournament was held on softball fields at a public park owned by Miami-Dade County. Although CSP paid Miami-Dade County for the right to use their softball fields, the park features common areas, outside of the rented fields and dugouts, that are open to the public. On the morning of the tournament, Ayub’s softball team became involved in a heated argument with another team. As a result, the umpire asserted that both teams forfeited the game. Later that evening,

The Relationship Between Negligence & Personal Injury Law

Negligence is a significant part of personal injury law. When someone acts carelessly and causes an injury to another person, the responsible party is liable under the legal principle of negligence. This method for determining fault is used in most disputes that involve an accident or injury. These include informal settlement talks and trials in personal injury lawsuits. Here are the typical parts of a negligence claim. Duty The first step in a negligence claim is determining whether the defendant owed the plaintiff a legal duty of care. For example, drivers have a responsibility to pedestrians and other drivers to obey traffic

Types of Car Insurance Coverage for Personal Injury

Car insurance coverage for personal injury can provide compensation for medical expenses and lost wages if you, one of your passengers, or another driver are injured in an accident. Depending on who’s at fault, your insurance or the other driver’s insurance should pay. However, you should understand the types of car insurance that cover personal injury before you seek compensation. Bodily Injury Liability Coverage If an accident is the other driver’s fault, their bodily injury liability coverage will pay your medical bills. You won’t need to pay a deductible or deal with an increase in your insurance rates. You could even receive