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  • Don’t post on social media during ‪accident treatments‬

    Tuesday April 10th, 2018 Some of us like to post every single daily activity on social media. For example, eating at a café, doing the laundry lol don’t get me started…but I digress. Insurance companies check out the pages of people who have been injured in accidents. Imagine that you have ... Read more
  • Do you have an excluded driver on your car insurance policy?

    Tuesday April 03rd, 2018 If you give your car to a family member to use and they get in an accident, that is not the time to find out that they are listed as an excluded driver on your insurance policy. This is even worse when the family member is at fault for ... Read more
  • What Do I Need on My Auto Insurance Policy? A High Policy Limit

    Monday March 26th, 2018 Having a high policy limit is arguably one of the most important options to consider when getting car insurance. So many people choose the lowest policy limits to save money, but this is a “penny-wise, pound-foolish” situation. If you are ever in a serious car accident and have ... Read more
  • What Do I Need on My Auto Insurance Policy? Full Coverage

    Tuesday March 20th, 2018 Many of us only get liability coverage on our car insurance because it will save us costs in monthly payments. The problem is, if you get into a car accident, you will realize it was worth it to pay a little extra for full coverage. Sometimes determining liability for the ... Read more
  • How Long Do I Need to Treat for My Car Accident Injuries?

    Tuesday March 13th, 2018 This question comes up a lot because some people think there is a magic formula for the number of treatments needed to maximize your injury claim. Treatment should be as long as necessary for the injury sustained. The doctors or physical therapist, in cooperation with the patient, should determine how ... Read more
  • Driver’s License Identity Theft

    Thursday March 08th, 2018 Once in a while, I handle cases where someone has a traffic court date but was never pulled over by the police. Despite the fact that they honestly have not committed a traffic violation, they are shocked to find that the case has their correct information (i.e. full name, address, ... Read more
  • I am getting overwhelmed with medical bills and I don’t know what to do!

    Monday February 12th, 2018 When you have been injured in a car accident or any type of accident, someone has to pay your medical bills. Ambulance bills, emergency room bills, x-rays, physical therapy, and doctor bills can become overwhelming. Unfortunately, some people have told me that they took out loans to pay their bills, ... Read more
  • What is Whiplash?

    Tuesday February 06th, 2018 This is a fairly common injury that occurs to a person’s neck following a sudden acceleration-deceleration force that causes unrestrained, rapid forward and backward movement of the head and neck. They are fairly commonly in car accidents. The term whiplash describes damage to both the bone structures and soft tissues ... Read more
  • Pain & Suffering

    Wednesday January 31st, 2018 This is one of the most important components in negotiations for your personal injury claim. Aside from your medical bills and records, this is where the value of your claim lies. The questions to ask yourself are: • How has my injury affected my life? • What was my daily routine that ... Read more
  • Total Loss – Frequently Asked Questions

    Tuesday January 16th, 2018 • How is a total loss determined? The actual cash value (ACV) of your vehicle is compared to the cost of the property damage. If the cost to repair is around 75% of the ACV, the vehicle will most likely be totaled. The determination is mathematical. • What is the actual ... Read more