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What Can Be Done to Increase the Value of Your Personal Injury Case? A Texas Personal Injury Attorney Explains.

What Can Be Done to Increase the Value of Your Personal Injury Case

When a personal injury occurs, the injured person can face a lot of costs and losses due to that injury. This can include medical bills and treatments, as well as lost wages from missed work. For severe injuries, these costs can also include ongoing care and treatment, physical therapy, and…

Can You Get Additional Compensation if Your Traumatic Brain Injury Worsens Over Time? See What a Personal Injury Attorney has to Say.

Can You Get Additional Compensation if Your Traumatic Brain Injury Worsens Over Time

A traumatic brain injury or TBI comes with a lot of stress, as often the adverse effects of a brain injury aren’t immediately apparent and can last a lifetime. To determine the compensation that a plaintiff is eligible for, one needs to understand the two different types of head injury…

Insurance Companies Hate When You Have a Car Accident Attorney on Your Side for Personal Injuries Because It Usually Costs Them More Money. A Car Accident Attorney Explains.

Insurance Companies Hate When You Have a Car Accident Attorney on Your Side for Personal Injuries Because It Usually Costs Them More Money

You take your safety and well-being seriously. When on the road, you follow the rules and take no unnecessary risks. This is not an ethos adhered to by every driver. Some people are so reckless and irresponsible they should not even have a driver’s license. If you have been hit…

Were You Injured Riding an Electric Scooter? See How a Personal Injury Attorney Can Help.

Were You Injured Riding an Electric Scooter

As electric scooters (e-scooters) have become more popular, related injuries have become more common. When e-scooter injuries occur, victims may be unsure about whether they can pursue compensation from the at-fault party. However, even identifying the liable party and proving fault can be a complicated task. This is why it…

Do Pre-Existing Medical Conditions Affect My Personal Injury Claim? A Personal Injury Attorney Explains.

Do PreExisting Medical Conditions Affect My Personal Injury Claim A Personal Injury Attorney Explains

People who suffer an accident often face a long recovery time. Even if the person was in excellent health before the accident occurred, they may still take a long time to recover. If a person had a pre-existing condition, then the recovery can be even longer and the case can…

What are Punitive Damages in Texas Personal Injury Cases? A Texas Personal Injury Attorney Explains.

What are Punitive Damages in Texas Personal Injury Cases

Damages in Personal Injury Lawsuits There are two main types of damage in a personal injury case, which are compensatory damages and punitive damages. Compensatory damages are designed to compensate someone for the injuries that they have suffered. Punitive damages are sometimes awarded in addition to compensatory damages. They are…

How Can a Texas Personal Injury Attorney Assist You in Recovering Your Lost Wages from an Auto Accident?

How Can a Texas Personal Injury Attorney Assist You in Recovering Your Lost Wages from an Auto Accident

When you are severely injured in an auto accident your injuries may prevent you from performing the duties of your job. If you are not at your job working, you may not be receiving a paycheck, due to the negligence of the other party involved in your auto accident. Even…

How To Prevent Slip and Fall Injuries This Winter

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Injuries from falls put more than 2 million adults in an emergency room in 2010, resulting in hospitalization of about 30% the cases. Even though the Law Offices of David Kohm have a successful record in winning compensation for slip and fall injuries, your efforts to prevent a fall are in your best interest. Icy […]

5 Common Mistakes When Settling Personal Injury Claims Without An Attorney

5 Common mistakes when settling for a personal injury claim

The do-it-yourself spirit is common among Texans and for good reason. There is nothing more satisfying than saving hundreds or maybe even thousands of dollars by performing home or auto repair duties on your own. Some duties are more complicated to perform on your own, however. And though it may…

Why Overloaded Trucks Are So Dangerous in Car Accidents

Overloaded Trucks and Car Accidents

Overloaded or overweight trucks continue to be a major cause of traffic fatalities throughout the United States. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), which assembles statistics related to vehicles and safety, overloaded trucks continue to be a leading reason for traffic accidents. The truck may be completely…