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Disability Insurance Claims:
In a Slip and Fall, both you and the property owner will be held responsible to varying degrees. You are expected to watch where you are going and realize that you can slip or fall or such in the daily course of your life. Property owners have to keep their property safe.
You are responsible for your own safety. If you don't take this responsibility seriously and you get hurt, you could be found "contributorily negligent", which means that a court could reduce the monetary award they'd otherwise give you, or give you nothing if they decide you're totally at fault. You could be partly or totally at fault if you were "under the influence," wearing worn shoes, or walking too fast on obviously slippery ground, or not paying attention while walking.
Not paying attention while walking is going to be the cause of a lot of lost claims by people texting while walking. ... read more
If you are involved, do not admit fault or responsibility. See a doctor and a personal injury lawyer even if you only have minor injuries. Some trivial looking injuries may have lasting consequences and leave you with long term pain and high medical costs. Even if you are partly responsible for the accident, you still may be able to collect compensation for your injuries. . . . read more
Doctors, nurses, and other health care practitioners can and do make mistakes. If you are injured as a result, you may be entitled to compensation. . . . read more
Wrongful death claims seek compensation for the losses resulting from a family member's wrongful death. and are brought by or on behalf of an immediate relative, spouse, parent, child of the deceased. Wrongful death claims usually arise from vehicle accidents, criminal actions, work related employer actions or property owner actions . . . . . . read more
Strict product liability basically means that all the parties involved in the manufacture, and distribution and sale of a product can be held responsible for damages caused by the use of that product.
If you have been injured by a defective product, you must absolutely prove that the injury was caused by the product and the product was defective. This could include faulty labeling or usage instructions. . . . read more