Spinal cord injury Archives

Should I Sign the Insurance Company’s Medical Records Release Form?

You've been involved in a collision, and the insurance company wants you to sign a medical authorization form in order to gain access to your medical records. What should you do? West Virginia Personal Injury Lawyer Explains: Keep in mind that if you sign a medical authorization, you give the insurance company adjuster access to all your prior medical records, and they will use these records to scrutinize your claim. There [...]

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Morgantown, WV Personal Injury Attorney Jeff Robinette Named 2021 Super Lawyer

Morgantown, West Virginia Personal Injury Attorney Jeffery Robinette has been selected from 2014-2021 as a Super Lawyer for Personal Injury Litigation, Plaintiff. Super Lawyers is a service that rates outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The Robinette Legal Group, PLLC in Morgantown, West Virginia is pleased to announce that Jeffery L. Robinette has been selected as a 2017 Super Lawyer for the category [...]

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Caring For The Caregiver | Robinette Legal Group PLLC

Changes in Your Marriage Following a Serious Injury: In the course of our business as a Morgantown Personal Injury Law Firm, we have the opportunity and privilege to work with many families who have suffered losses as a direct result of an unexpected life event such as a vehicle accident or work injury.  When this sudden change necessitates that you take on the new role of helping your husband or wife manage a [...]

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Permanent Paralysis May No Longer Be Permanent

One of the most devastating consequences of a motor vehicle collision, short of death, is spinal cord injury resulting in permanent paralysis.  Thanks to new research, there is new hope for car accident and motorcycle wreck victims and their families. Experiments conducted by the University of Louisville and University of California have restored voluntary lower body movement to four men who were told they would never move their legs again. By sending electrical currents through the men's spines [...]

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