Category: Insurance & Insurance Bad Faith

When Do I Need A Lawyer For My Personal Injury Claim?

Not every time you need to make a claim against a person who caused a collision requires an attorney.  The specific circumstances will dictate whether an attorney needs to be involved.  For example, in a car crash injury case which was not your fault if the other driver has an insurance policy with low limits …

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Nine Tips On Protecting Your Claim And Getting Fair Compensation

There are a variety of things that you can do to make sure that you are fairly compensated for your losses in a claim.  Insurance companies and their lawyers have techniques they use to trip up ordinary people in the claims process.  Often these techniques rely on the fact that regular people act in regular …

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Hit And Run Injury Accidents In Idaho

Hit and run “accidents” can be some of the most frustrating cases to deal with for our clients. Shockingly, the number of these incidents is quite high.  Using the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Fatality Analysis Reporting System  and General Estimates System databases, the American Automobile Association Foundation for Traffic Safety conducted an analysis of …

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Pre-Exisiting Conditions and Prior Injuries Can Impact the Value of Your Personal Injury Claim.

One thing that always makes claims in personal injury lawsuits more difficult is when a person has a pre-existing injury.   If you had a prior injury or documented medical care for the same area of your body, the lawyer for the bad guy will likely assert that your condition was not caused by the auto …

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Video Surveillance Of Injury Claimants In Idaho: Big Brother IS Watching

There was a an R& B hit called Somebody’s Watching Me by a musician called Rockwell in the mid-1980s. It always comes to mind as I warn injured people that they need to be aware that the insurance companies will be snooping around their lives and even videotaping them at times.  Anyone needing to assert …

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CNN Reports on Abuse by Big Insurance Companies: Delay, Deny, Defend

Large insurance companies like Allstate and State Farm commonly use nasty tactics to avoid paying for lost wages, medical bills and other expenses that result from collisions.  As shown in this report, these companies routinely delay, deny and defend valid claims in an effort to increase profits.  This is why we are here to work …

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10 Things People Do That Reduce The Value of Their Injury Claim (Actually 34)

  We often talk with clients about a settlement offer they receive or the risks of trial versus the potential for proving their injury case.  After discussing this issue today with a client, I sat down and came up with a list of the things people do that cause insurance companies and juries to reduce …

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Idaho Car Accident? Top 10 Things To Do (plus a Bonus)

You can protect yourself and your family by following this advice if you are unfortunate enough to end up in a car accident. 1. Don’t Leave the Scene Unless you have injuries that call for emergency transport to the hospital don’t leave the scene of an injury accident.  Not surprisingly, if you leave the scene …

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