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Amusement Park Accidents | WV Personal Injury Lawyers

Carnival Ride Safety, Accidents, Injuries, and Fatalities in West Virginia Many of us have heard in the recent news about the tragedy that took place at the Ohio State Fair. A man was killed and seven others were injured when a ride malfunctioned. These rides are designed to be thrilling or scary, but passengers are usually confident that they will be safe. As is seen in this case, however, accidents [...]

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WV Lawyer Explains | How Long Will I Have to Wait For a Settlement?

A common question I receive from clients is, "How long will it take for me to get a settlement?" If your injuries are minor, it can take just a few months to get your case settled. Insurance companies particularly require proof of your claim. We have to obtain medical records, employment records, expert reports, and those have to be synthesized and sent to the insurance company with the demand and that [...]

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July 4th: Keep it Fun; Keep it Safe

Independence Day -- a Dangerous Day for Drivers As West Virginians plan their travel, picnics, parties, and fireworks, the most essential concern that may be neglected is a focus on safety. It is unfortunate, but the 4th of July is often linked to boat, whitewater rafting and car accidents, drowsy or drunk driving, speeding, and recklessness on our highways. In addition to becoming one of our biggest days of national celebration, this day also has become one of the deadliest [...]

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Why is Insurance Offering so Little for My Injury Claim?

When a traumatic event occurs, causing injury to another person, the at-fault party who is insured under a policy of insurance is required to notify their insurance company of the incident. A claims adjuster will be assigned to investigate and "adjust" the claim. Insurance adjusters have stressful jobs. They spend eight to twelve hours a day behind their computer desk handling hundreds of injury claims at the same time. They have the same goals [...]

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