Personal Injury

When a negligent driver is not insured or does not have adequate insurance coverage, and crosses the centerline and hits you causing personal injury, the need for surgery and six months of missed work, who will pay for your medical expenses? Who will pay for your lost earnings? Who will pay for your pain-and-suffering and […]

How to Value Your Personal Injury Claim

How to Value Your Personal Injury Claim

HOW TO VALUE YOUR PERSONAL INJURY CLAIM AND THE MOST IMPORTANT DAMAGES THAT YOU MUST RECOVER In all personal injury cases including auto accident cases, trucking cases, pedestrian cases, bicycle, and motorcycle cases, there are several damage categories that must be paid by an insurance company. Ohio law allows you to consider the following damages […]

Factors That Add Value to Your Personal Injury Case

Damages You Can Recover in A Personal Injury Case

FACTORS THAT ADD VALUE TO YOUR PERSONAL INJURY CASE The factors that add value to your personal injury case in an auto accident, pedestrian, trucking, or motorcycle case depend on various information. Here is a list of what is considered when assessing the value of a personal injury case: The fault (lawyers call it liability […]

Personal Injury Claimants: Damages for More Than Just Medical Bills

Injured person sitting on a stool with a cast on the right foot

ALL PERSONAL INJURY CLAIMANTS ARE ENTITLED TO GENERAL DAMAGES THAT INCLUDE DAMAGES FOR MORE THAN JUST MEDICAL BILLS, LOST WAGES, AND PRESCRIPTIONS All personal injury claimants are entitled to general damages that include damages for more than just medical bills, lost wages, and prescriptions. Any of our clients can gather all of their medical bills, […]

What To Do In The Event That You Are Attacked By A Vicious Dog

In the event that you are attacked by a vicious dog, you need to immediately report the event to your nearest county animal control center and your police department. Please ensure that you immediately advise them about the incident and request that they immediately come out and investigate the incident and interview you and the […]

Three Major Pitfalls in An Auto Accident Case

Three Major Pitfalls in An Auto Accident Case

There are three major areas of concern that we have seen in the last 20 years in our personal injury practice. The first area of concern is called subrogation or a health or auto insurance company’s right to recoup medical bills on behalf of their insured in an auto accident case. Even though my clients […]

The Importance of Having Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage

Car and Truck Accident insurance

When a negligent driver who is not insured or who does not have adequate insurance coverage crosses over the center line and hits you head-on, causing you permanent injuries, the need for surgery, and six months off work: 1) who will pay for your medical expenses?; 2) who will pay your lost earnings?; 3) who […]

Questions the Defense Counsel Will Likely Ask You in Auto Accident Deposition

Questions the Defense Counsel Will Likely Ask You in Auto Accident Deposition

We wanted to provide you with an idea of the types of questions that defense counsel typically asks of our clients during a deposition or sworn testimony under oath in this type of case. Opposing counsel usually begins with laying out the ground rules for the deposition. Then they begin by asking you personal questions […]

Information That You Must Obtain When You Are Involved in An Automobile Accident

Information You Need to Obtain When Involved in an Automobile Accident

If you have been involved in a motor vehicle collision, it is extremely important that you document and collect all of the necessary documents and information from the scene of the motor vehicle collision. You must obtain the name, address and telephone number of the negligent driver and obtain all of their insurance information. Take […]