Personal Injury Claims against a Business

Filing a personal injury claim against a business is typically much more complex than filing a claim against an individual. There are two main causes to file a personal injury claim against a business—premises liability and product liability. Many businesses—particularly corporate giants—are well-equipped with seasoned legal teams to defend themselves in the courtroom, and to …

Five Things Insurance Companies Don’t Want You to Know

Filing a personal injury claim following an accident can be stressful for a number of reasons. Perhaps the person you are filing a claim against appears to have more resources at their disposal than you do, scaring you from the possibility of taking them to court. Or, perhaps the defendant’s insurance company has decided to …

Injury Accident: How to Avoid Aggravating a Serious Situation

How Not to Make a Bad Situation Worse Your spouse was in a bad vehicle accident, they’re seriously injured, they’re in the hospital. You’re stressed, you’re worried, the kids are worried, there’s too much to think about, there’s too much to do in too little time. No one disputes that your family is in a …

How to Take Care of the Details at Home Following an Injury Accident

Making Sure the Home Front is Covered In a household operated by two parents, you can quickly tell the difference when one parent becomes suddenly injured or debilitated. Normal household functions we took for granted quickly grind to a halt, and the other spouse is left trying to remember details they normally don’t think about. …

How to Talk to Your Children About the Accident

How to Talk to Your Children About the Accident In the hours following a vehicle accident that causes serious injury to your spouse, your children will likely realize something is up—especially if someone other than their mother/father picks them up from school, or if the two of you aren’t home for dinner. How do you …

What to Do at the Hospital

Regardless of who is at fault in any vehicle accident, the first priority is to make sure those who are injured receive proper medical care. Once your spouse has left the accident scene and arrives at the hospital, what can you do to provide the necessary support while ensuring they get the best possible care? …

What to Do in the Moments Following an Injury Accident Involving Your Spouse

When a major vehicle collision occurs, moments count. People may be seriously injured or at risk of death. What’s more, evidence of what happened begins to fade almost immediately following. When you’re in an accident that causes serious injury to your spouse—or when you find out that such an accident occurred—what needs to happen in …

Spouse Injury Accident: Questions You’ll Need to Address

When a serious car accident leaves your spouse injured, the impacts can be broad and far reaching—not only for your spouse but for your whole family. Aside from the immediate physical damage that must be fixed, trauma of this sort can affect your family’s finances, routine, mental/emotional health and even internal relationships. Please don’t be …

Introduction: When Your Spouse Has Been in a Serious Injury Accident

It’s a moment frozen in time—one that throws your world into chaos and may even change your life forever. You get a phone call from the hospital: “Your spouse was in a serious car accident. She’s alive but badly injured. Can you come to the hospital right away?” Perhaps even worse—maybe you’re in the car …