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  • Myths and Facts about Medical Malpractice

    According to the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA),medical malpractice litigationhas been around in the United States for approximately the past 150 years. As a result, people have had plenty of opportunities to develop their own opinions about medical malpractic...

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  • How Income Tax Affects Personal Injury Awards and Settlements

    Once you receive an award or settlement for your personal injury claim whether it be from a third party insurance company or your own your top priority will most likely be to pay off your bills and work toward getting your life back on track. Medical bills and regular everyday ...

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  • What is Subrogation and How Does it Impact my Personal Injury Claim?

    In an ideal world, thevictim of a motor vehicle collisionor other type of accident will have health insurance coverage in addition to their auto insurance policy, which should also include Personal Injury Protection (PIP) coverage. These forms of coverage will ensure that an acci...

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  • Personal Injury Claims: The Importance of Medical Records in Your Case

    As one of the top-ratedpersonal injury law firmsin the Seattle area, we get a lot of phone calls and online inquiries from injured victims wishing to pursue a personal injury case. As a result, we find that a lot of people are missing one important factor when it comes to taking ...

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  • Deer-Car Accidents: What to do When You Encounter Wildlife on the Road

    According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), there are approximately 1.5 million deer-vehicle car accidents including collisions with elk and moose in the United States each year. Approximately 150 of those collisions are fatal for occupants of the ve...

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  • Car Accidents Involving Zipcar and Other Ride Sharing Services

    Lots of people in the United States are beginning to hear more and more about rideshare services such as Zipcar and Car2Go, but what many are not aware of is how they are exposed to heavy financial liability if they are involved in acar accident involving Zipcars. The company is ...

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  • Motorcycle Accidents Cause More Serious Injuries in Older Riders, Study Shows

    The weather is getting significantly warmer in Washington State as of late, which means more and more residents will be rolling their motorcycles out of the garage and begin riding on a regular basis throughout the course of the summer. As weve covered in the past,motorcycle ride...

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  • Car Insurance: Cheapest and Most Expensive States for Coverage

    By now, most states in the U.S. require that all drivers carry a certain level of car insurance coverage at all times in the event that they are involved in acar accident. And although some states do not require that drivers have car insurance per se, they will still require the ...

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  • Delivery Truck Accidents: Dangers of Companies' Obsession with Efficiency

    Through multiple investigative reports intodelivery truck accidentsand the business practices of delivery companies in recent years, the American news media has been successful in shedding light on the culture that is present in companies such as UPS and FedEx. Naturally, these c...

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  • Do Red Light Cameras Prevent Car Accidents?

    Traffic cameras have become increasingly popular in the United States in recent years, and multiple studies on their effectiveness show that they are at least effective in catching traffic infractions and creating ticket revenue for local governments. And over the past decade or ...

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