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Eric John Purchase

Eric Purchase’s Legal Guides

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  • How to Deal With Your Insurance Company After an Accident

    Notify Your Insurance Company The first thing you need to do is promptly notify your insurance company. Every policy requires some reasonably prompt notice of an accident and, if you fail to provide

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  • How to Deal With the Other Guy's Insurance Company

    There's Only One Reason to Deal with the Other Guy's Insurance Company If you don’t have a claim you want the other driver’s insurance company to pay, there is absolutely no reason ever for you to sp

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  • Tips for Handling a Request by an Insurance Company for a Recorded Statement After an Accident

    You May Not Have to Give a Recorded Statement You absolutely do not have to give a recorded statement to the other guy's insurance company. In fact, we strongly recommend against giving a recorded s

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  • What to Do Immediately After a Car Accident in Pennsylvania

    Check for Injuries Are you hurt? Is anyone in your car hurt? Does it appear (without getting out of your car) that anyone else has been hurt? Before you do anything else, determine whether anyone

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  • Some Key Facts About the Medical Malpractice Crisis

    The Cost of Malpractice Suits is Not Significant According to Business Week, malpractice payouts by physicians and their insurers amounted to less than 1% of the country’s overall health care cost.

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  • Three Ways to Ruin Your Doctor and Your Car Accident Case

    Don't Overstate or Minimize the Accident Incorrectly describing the accident is no good. First, your incorrect description of the accident will be in the records and it will be used against you by d

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  • Tips for How to Select a Physician

    Ask Friends and Colleagues When you're selecting a physician, ask around. Your friends and colleagues, for example, may have advice to offer. Remember that unless they are medically knowledgeable,

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  • How to Learn About Your Condition

    Ask Your Doctor This one seems obvious, but sometimes people are scared or otherwise reluctant to just ask their doctor. Your doctor should be willing to explain your condition to you and she may ha

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  • Seven Keys to a Successful Initial Consult with Your Accident Attorney

    Accident Information Police Accident Report (if you have one) or Accident Information Exchanged at the Scene Insurance Information Insurance information for yourself as well as all of the members of

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  • Who WIll Pay My Medical Bills After an Auto Accident in Pennsylvania?

    If You're a Named Insured on an Auto Policy In Pennsylvania, all auto insurance companies are required to provide medical benefits coverage of at least $5,000 as part of every auto insurance policy.

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