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Douglas Ferd Welebir

Redlands Wrongful Death Attorney.

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  1. Do I have a wrongful death lawsuit?

    Answered about 2 years ago.

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  2. Where can I get more information about Wrongful death and personal Injury laws and claims?

    Answered about 2 years ago.

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    If you are seeking general information on this subject and you are not seeking a lawyer, you may get an overview on Wikipedia and if you want to bring a claim on your own without assistance of counsel you might consider some of the self-representation sites such as Legalzoom.com. A warning though is that in representing yourself you are expected to handle the matter and conduct all aspects of the case as if you were a lawyer. If this is a question about a specific wrongful death event you may...

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  3. Is it legal to claim injuries from car accident when you already had them?

    Answered about 5 years ago.

    1. Douglas Ferd Welebir
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    To make a claim for injuries which were not caused by the accident in question may be considered a fraudulent claim and in some states can be prosecuted as a crime. The aggravation of pre-existing injuries or conditions is a "new" injury and a legitimate claim.

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  4. If someone is driving a company and gets in an accident can the victims of the crash sue the the company?

    Answered about 5 years ago.

    1. Douglas Ferd Welebir
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    An individual driving his/her own car in the course and scope of employment exposes his/her employer to liability for the driver's negligent conduct. In the facts you have given this is an employee, driving her employer's car has an accident during activities in furtherance of her employer's business. Her employer should be included as a defendant in any lawsuit.

  5. MY Daughter's Boyfriend was driving my car and hit a tree. Who pays his hospital bills?And who pays for my car's damages?

    Answered about 5 years ago.

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    In California it is the insurance on the car that is primary. Meaning that your collision coverage will most likely repair your car and under medical pay coverage (your PIP) his bills will be paid not to exceed the amount of your coverage. Here you would also have the right to bring an action against him for negligent driving and seek all of the damage to your car, loss of use, and depreciation caused by the collision. If your insurance had fixed your car then they would have right to...