wrongful death lawsuits

How Long Do Wrongful Death Lawsuits Take?

According to the CDC, in 2017 there were 169,936 unintentional injury deaths, 40,231 motor vehicle accident deaths, 54,795 unintentional poisoning deaths, and 36,338 unintentional fall deaths. The common factor that many of these deaths have is the potential of becoming wrongful death lawsuits. Wrongful death is a death that happens because of an act of […]

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Everything You Need to Know About a Wrongful Death Case

Death is a part of life. But some else’s negligence should never cause the untimely death of a loved one. Unfortunately, too many personal injury cases ultimately become wrongful death cases. Did you know that you are entitled to compensation if your loved one was killed because of someone else’s mistake? Keep reading to learn […]

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8 Factors to Consider When Choosing Wrongful Death Attorneys

Unintentional injury is the third leading cause of death in the United States. Many of these deaths are caused by the negligence of another party. If your loved one was killed because of someone else’s negligence, you may have grounds to file a wrongful death lawsuit. Choosing the right attorney can make or break your […]

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Falling at Work: What Are Your Rights?

Falls are an incredibly common workplace injury. You might be surprised to find out that about 600 people die per year from falls at work and of them, over 100 are falls that occur on the same level. You don’t even need to be up high to die from a fall.  When it comes to […]

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How to Apply for (and Win) Disability Back Pay

The Social Security Administration (SSA) is set up to assist anyone who has a disability. That’s good news for the 61 million U.S. adults who live with one. If your condition renders you unable to work, you may be eligible to receive Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). In addition, you could also receive disability back pay to […]

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How to Find a Personal Injury Lawyer in Washington State

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people die from accidental injuries and over 27 million suffer injuries that require medical attention in the emergency room. The cost of all of these injuries? Over $600 billion.  Injuries result in medical costs, lost wages from time off of work, loss of future wages if your injuries impact […]

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Should You Hire a Social Security Disability Lawyer?

In 2018 the average age of a person receiving disability income from Social Security was 54.7 years of age. Of those receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI) 86% were for disability or blindness. The majority of people who apply for Social Security disability benefits do not receive approval the first time. This may be for a […]

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How To Improve Your Chances of Winning a Disability Case in WA

In the United States, 86% of the people currently receiving Social Security Income qualified due to blindness or a disability.  Receiving approval of your disability case is difficult, confusing, and lengthy. Only about 36% receive approval on the initial application, and 13.8% on their request for reconsideration. Even with those disappointing statistics, the national level […]

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8 Documents to Have When Meeting Car Accident Lawyers

Every year in the United States, around three million people are injured in car accidents. If you’re involved in a motor vehicle crash, a car accident lawyer can help you receive the compensation you need to seek medical treatment, recoup lost wages, and more. When you meet with one for the first time, it pays […]

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Common Motorcycle Injuries: 8 Ways to Stay Safe on the Road

According to statistics, compared to car accidents, motorcycle accidents result in triple the number of injuries, 6 times the medical bills, and 5 times more deaths. These are sobering facts for any bike rider. Fortunately, there are ways to significantly reduce your risk of accidents and motorcycle injuries while on the road. By following these […]