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  • How Can An Attorney Prove Another Driver Was On Their Phone When An Accident Occurred?

    Showing that another party is at fault for your accident will help you recover money for your medical expenses and lost wages. However, if you are able to show the other party was negligent, you may also be able to recoup punitive damages. One of the ways a party can be negligent is by talking or texting on their cell phone. However, proving they were on their phone can be challenging.
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  • Defective Brakes And Trucking Accidents: Proving Who Is At Fault

    A study in 2007 by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration showed that brake failure was the most commonly associated factor in large truck crashes. Sadly, thousands of truck accidents occur every year due to this simple mechanical failure, causing serious injuries and fatalities on American roads. Nonetheless, if a truck collides with your car due to brake failure, how do you decide who is to blame for the accident? Find out here.
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  • 5 Reasons You Might Have A Difficult Time Winning A Personal Injury Case

    If you were left with injuries from a car accident and would like to sue the other party involved, it will require filing a personal injury lawsuit against the person. While you can do this alone, filing a lawsuit is always easier when you hire a lawyer to represent you. Having a lawyer may help you win; however, there are several common reasons people lose personal injury cases. Here are five of the reasons you might have a hard time winning your case.
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  • Dog Bites And Personal Injury Claims: Frequently Asked Questions

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 4.5 million individuals are bitten by dogs each year. If you or a loved one has recently suffered a serious dog bite, you might be wondering if the dog's owner is liable and if you have a case. Here are a few questions you may have about your potential dog bite personal injury claim, including when you should hire a lawyer:
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  • Driving With A Medical Emergency: What Happens If You Face Punitive Damages From A Car Accident

    If you experienced a medical emergency and caused a car accident on your way to the hospital, the injured driver may want to sue you for punitive damages instead of careless and negligent driving. You should contact a personal injury attorney, like one from The Gumprecht Law Firm, for help if you face punitive damages or charges. You didn't set out to harm anyone and the attorney may help you prove it.
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