Legal Help: Getting Hurt on the Street

3 Mistakes To Avoid Making When Filing For Workers’ Compensation

If you've been hurt on the job, you'll want to do all you can to recover within the shortest amount of time. This means getting the proper medical care to allow you to do so. However, it's necessary to avoid paying for all the care you'll need, and the time lost from work. You'll want to get reimbursed for the lack of your income, and this will depend on getting workers' compensation. Read More 

Four Times To Hire A Traffic Lawyer

When it comes to traffic lawyers, many people will argue that it's better to have one and not need them than to need one and not have them. This is quite true if the risk you're facing is a steep fine, a suspended license or something worse. However, many people will not want to spend money hiring a lawyer if it turns out they don't actually need one. When is it a good idea to have a traffic lawyer ready? Read More 

How To Tell If You Should Hire A Car Accident Attorney

Being in a car accident can be scary and life-changing. You may want to file a lawsuit against the liable party to seek compensation for your losses, but you might not know whether it's a good idea to hire a car accident attorney. To help you, this article will take a closer look. 1. The Accident Wasn't Your Fault If you were the cause of a horrific accident, you aren't going to be able to sue anybody because the fault was yours. Read More 

Fighting Age Discrimination In The Beauty Industry

The beauty industry is one place where being fixated on appearance won't surprise anyone. Another thing about the beauty industry is that a level of individualism is always encouraged. If you are skilled in beauty and you have been in the industry for a long time, it is likely that you will have developed your own style and refined taste. Getting turned down for a job that you are well qualified for in the beauty industry can sting even harder when you think it may have something to do with your age and time on the job. Read More 

Relationship Inquiries: Do You Need A Private Investigator For Your Divorce?

Not all marriages end with allegations of cheating and poor parenting, but when they do you will need all the help you can get. Private investigators provide a valuable service to those who want more ammunition in an upcoming divorce, so read on to find out more about what a private eye can do for you. What Can a Private Investigator Do For You? While the presence of a cheating spouse might be one of the first things many people think about, there are other uses for these detecting professionals. Read More 

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Legal Help: Getting Hurt on the Street

I never gave a lot of thought to needing a lawyer until I was injured while walking down a sidewalk. The accident happened when a biker decided to use the sidewalk instead of the street, and plowed into me as he turned a corner. What followed was a lesson in what is involved with pedestrian accidents. I found a traffic attorney who took my case, and she was able to obtain a settlement that covered the legal fees and my medical bills. If you have been injured through the negligence of another party, you do need legal representation. Keep reading and I'll share how I found the right lawyer and what we did to ensure that my rights were fully protected in a court of law.