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What Qualifies as Emotional Distress in a Personal Injury Claim?

Published on Jun 25, 2020 at 9:14 am in Personal Injury.
What Qualifies as Emotional Distress in a Personal Injury Claim?

When negligence contributes to an accident, thoughts immediately go to the financial consequences and injuries. Depending on the accident, a person could be suffering from broken bones, soft tissue injuries, or more debilitating conditions. That, however, is not where the harm ends. For many who have suffered preventable accidents, they are also left to deal with emotional trauma—which is compensable through the eyes of the law. Let’s take a look at what qualifies as emotional distress in a personal injury claim.

What Does the Term “Plaintiff Attorney” Mean?

Published on Jun 18, 2020 at 6:45 am in Personal Injury.
What Does the Term “Plaintiff Attorney” Mean?

Deciding to file a personal injury claim is not a decision you make lightly. You don’t have to make that decision on your own, which is where a personal injury lawyer comes in. When you choose to file a lawsuit, like a personal injury case, you are considered the plaintiff because you initiated the suit. Since you are the plaintiff, your lawyer is the plaintiff attorney because they represent you.

How Long Are Truckers Legally Allowed to Drive For?

Published on May 28, 2020 at 11:25 am in Truck Accidents.
How Long Are Truckers Legally Allowed to Drive For?

Truck drivers keep our nation running—they transport goods over long distances every day so we can have the things we want and need. They have strict schedules so they can cover long distances as quickly as possible and deliver their truck-load on time. The problem with their schedules, though, is they were sometimes so strict that drivers were pulling long hours on the roads without a break.

The Legal Ramifications of Not Having a “Beware of Dog” Sign

Published on May 21, 2020 at 11:58 am in Premises Liability.
The Legal Ramifications of Not Having a “Beware of Dog” Sign

Having a dog can be an experience filled with fun, love, and a lot of learning. Your dog offers you unconditional love and affection in return for your care, and they can even offer you protection in a dire situation. Unfortunately, there are some stressful sides to owning a dog. Depending on the situation, you can be held liable for your dog biting and injuring a person or another animal.

What’s the Process of Suing a Nursing Home for Neglect?

Published on May 14, 2020 at 10:44 am in Nursing Home Abuse.
What’s the Process of Suing a Nursing Home for Neglect?

A nursing home should be a place where you or your loved one can receive the best care possible in their later years in life. Most times, your loved one is in good hands. Unfortunately, though, sometimes they are mistreated in their long-term care facility. In fact, 7.6% of mistreatment occurrences in nursing homes are instances of abuse or neglect.

How to Avoid a Collision When Operating a Boat in Busy Waters

Published on Apr 30, 2020 at 10:33 am in Boating Accidents.
How to Avoid a Collision When Operating a Boat in Busy Waters

On a nice day, you might have the idea to go boating on nearby water. Depending on the size of the lake or river, it could quickly get crowded if other people have the same idea. Busy waters can easily become dangerous for boaters because they have to navigate through other boats as well as potentially rougher waters from all of the other movement. Even if you’re a skilled boater, you could still use some tips and refreshers on how to avoid a collision when operating a boat in busy waters.

Proving Fault After a T-Bone Accident

Published on Apr 10, 2020 at 1:05 pm in Car Accidents.
Proving Fault After a T-Bone Accident

Car accidents can be devastating. T-bone accidents, also known as side impact collisions, can be especially damaging, and are considered one of the most fatal types of collision, second only to head-on collisions. These crashes can seriously injure or kill any passenger in the car, no matter if they’re the driver, front passenger, or a rear passenger. If you’ve experienced a T-bone crash, you know how terrifying and dangerous they can be.

When you weren’t the driver responsible for the crash, and you suffer injuries, you’ll want to hold the negligent or reckless driver accountable for their actions. Corban Gunn, Attorney at Law will help you get justice for your injuries by holding the other driver responsible. Although we can’t take away the physical damages, we can find you peace through compensation for the financial damages you have suffered.

How Can a Business Recover During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Published on Apr 9, 2020 at 10:59 am in Legal Information.
How Can a Business Recover During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many unexpected challenges into the world. Other than the health challenges that many people have been facing, businesses have been facing economic hardships since many have been forced to close indefinitely. As a business owner, you might be using this time to plan your recovery from the pandemic.

Even with your emergency response and business continuity plans, you still might have trouble recovering financially through this time. If your business has been harmed by the COVID-19 pandemic, you might be interested in filing an insurance claim. Corban Gunn, Attorney at Law can help you if your insurance company denies your claim. Aside from a case, you’ll want to take steps to attempt to recover your business from this pandemic in other ways.

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