Archive for April 8, 2014

The Four Most Common Personal Injury Questions — And Their Answers

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If you have recently been injured, you likely understand how devastating and life-altering a major injury can be. If your injury came as a result of someone else’s negligence, you might be entitled to receive a financial settlement to help you recuperate from your losses.

Here are the four most common personal injury questions you might be asking — along with their answers:

1. Q: Am I eligible for personal injury lawsuits?

A: In the majority of cases, it is hard to tell if one is eligible to make a legal claim without knowing the specifics of the situation. Technically, an individual (or the individual’s surviving family, in wrongful death lawsuits

The Complicated World of Auto Injury Lawsuits

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One car accident injury claim this April is a big problem for General Motors. It’s likely that this lawsuit will lead to many more as a result of the latest motor recall for faulty ignition switches.

Megan Phillips was driving with friends in her Chevrolet Cobalt when the car suddenly lost power, then crashed. The two friends died in the crash — Phillips has multiple injuries, including a traumatic brain injury. Investigations of the crash have shown that there was an issue with the ignition switch. By putting weight on a key ring (such as the weight of other, attached keys) along with jostling from vehicle motion can cause the ignition to switch from “run” to “accessory,” shutting off the engine and brakes as well.

The lawsuit, which was filed on March 20 in Minnesota, also notes tha