When Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer

By Dev

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What Is a Personal Injury Lawyer? A personal injury lawyer is an attorney who specializes in personal injury law. This large field involves civil suits where the negligent actions of one party caused injuries or death of another. Personal injury lawyers work with clients to claim compensation for financial and non-financial damages. They also help clients navigate the challenges of … Read More

Washington State and Seattle Helmet Laws

By Dev

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Helmet Laws If you ride a bicycle to work or for leisure, you may know that various laws are in place to protect you from serious cycling hazards such as motorists, pedestrians, and even fellow cyclists. Failing to adhere to these laws can result in significant fines and other penalties, but knowing what they are can be slightly trickier. The … Read More

Average Workers Compensation Settlement for Back Injury

By Dev

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What Is Back Injury? Have you experienced a back injury at work? If so, you may be able to receive compensation for your lost wages and medical expenses. Back injuries are any injuries that affect the muscles, tissues, or bones between your neck and pelvis. These injuries can range from mild to severe, with most occurring in the lower back. … Read More

Chest Pain After Car Accident: What You Need To Know

By Dev

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If you’re suffering from chest pain after a car accident, it could be a symptom of a serious injury. Possible causes exist for car accident-related chest pains. You should always go to the hospital following a car accident so that doctors can evaluate you for injuries. Below, we provide some information about the causes of chest pains. Please note that … Read More

Suffering a Motorcycle Accident Head Injury

By Dev

Motorcyclists run a higher risk of suffering head injuries than passenger vehicle drivers in the event of an accident. Motorcycle accident head injury resulting in traumatic brain issues is frighteningly common. These injuries require extensive treatment, including hospitalization and long recovery periods after discharge. For many victims of a brain injury, the lasting effects of the accident can follow them … Read More

SERIOUS INJURY: LIFE-CHANGING TYPES OF INJURIES

By Brain Injury Law of Seattle

Any injury can cause discomfort and pain. Serious injuries, however, can have more severe consequences. These injuries can lead to disabilities and lifelong pain and may warrant legal action. You can learn more about types of injuries and your options to pursue compensation by calling our friendly professionals at Brain Injury Law of Seattle at (425) 307-6001. COMMON CAUSES OF SERIOUS INJURIES … Read More

WHEN TO GET AN ATTORNEY FOR A CAR ACCIDENT

By Brain Injury Law of Seattle

There’s a car accident roughly every five minutes in Washington, with over 14,000 a year in Seattle alone—more than any other area in the state. These car accidents result in vehicle damage at the least and fatalities at the worst. If you were involved in a car accident, chances are you’ve already been in contact with an insurance agency. You … Read More

The Unique Dangers of Tanker Truck Accidents

By Brain Injury Law of Seattle

Thousands of tanker trucks cross the United States each day. The heavy-duty vehicles feature a cab connected to a cylinder-shaped trailer, known as a tank, that carries dry goods, liquids, chemicals, and liquid gases. Despite the trucks’ vital services, the unique dangers of tanker truck accidents are unpredictable and inevitable. HAZARDS OF SHARING THE ROAD WITH TANKER TRUCKS Like other … Read More

WHAT IS RECKLESS DRIVING: DEFINITION & CONSEQUENCES

By Brain Injury Law of Seattle

Many of the individuals who face a reckless driving charge don’t fully understand what the charge entails. They may find themselves asking common questions, such as:   What is reckless driving?   Is reckless driving a felony or a misdemeanor?   What are the consequences of reckless driving? We have some answers. Reckless driving is a misdemeanor that occurs when a driver operates … Read More

TYPES OF TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY

By Adam Urra

Traumatic brain injuries are some of the most serious injuries that an individual could sustain. They can have lasting or permanent physical and cognitive effects and are very financially draining injuries to recover from. Due to the severe nature of TBIs, victims must understand what they are facing when they are diagnosed so that they know what medical and legal … Read More