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Should You Hire a Lawyer to Bring a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

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Should You Hire a Lawyer to Bring a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

If you suffer a serious injury in an accident, you need to consider your options carefully. You may be in pain and want to put the accident behind you. But what you do and how you approach the situation can make a big difference in the amount of compensation you receive for your injuries and… Read More »

Drownings at the Shore are a Recurring Problem

Every year news reports fill the airwaves with reports of after-hours drownings at the Jersey shore. Drownings occurred in Bradley Beach and Asbury Park last summer as well as in a number of other shore communities. The lure of the ocean on a hot night is strong enough to entice bathers to risk entering the… Read More »

Your Personal Injury Case Is Filed at No Cost to You

Most personal injury cases are handled on a contingency fee basis. It takes many hours to investigate a case, negotiate terms and come to an agreement. In addition, expert testimony can be extremely expensive. A contingency-fee-based case allows victims who might otherwise not be able to afford to sue to move forward with their cases…. Read More »

Beware the NJ Personal Injury Statute of Limitations

A statute of limitations places a limit on the length of time you have to assert your claim against a party who caused you injury. In most personal injury cases, the NJ statute of limitations is set at two years. Once the statute of limitations expires, you no longer have the right to file a… Read More »

Can I File A Car Accident Claim for A Minor Incident?

Even a minor car accident can cause damage to your car that must be repaired. If you have been involved in a minor accident, you may wonder whether or not it is possible to file a claim to cover the costs of repairing your car. There are a number of factors you must weigh prior… Read More »

What is Included in My Workers Compensation Claim?

Individuals who were injured at their work places are often eligible to claim workers compensation benefits. Under New Jersey law, workers comp is awarded on a no-fault basis. This means that individuals who were injured on the job can receive workers comp regardless of who was to blame for the accident. In some cases, workers… Read More »

Can A Passenger Be Blamed for A Car Accident?

If you have recently been involved in a car accident and sustained an injury, you may be considering filing a personal injury suit in a court of law. Many questions can arise during this process, including whether or not it is possible to find a passenger at-fault for an accident. No-fault insurance In New Jersey,… Read More »

How a Workers Compensation Lawyer Can Help You with Your Claim

A workers compensation attorney is a critical ally if you plan on filing a claim for benefits resulting from an on-the-job injury. Whether you’ve been hurt while driving a commercial truck, working on a construction site, in a slip and fall accident, through exposure to hazardous chemicals or by a defective machine, you may be… Read More »

How Long Does it Take to Process a Car Accident Claim?

When you have been involved in a car accident in Monmouth County or Ocean County, it is understandable that you want to settle your claim as soon as possible. The amount of time it takes to resolve a car accident claim depends on several factors, including whether one party files a personal injury lawsuit. Car… Read More »

How Long Does It Take for a Social Security Appeal to Be Processed?

The Social Security Administration (SSA) appeals process can take a considerable amount of time, especially in cases that go beyond a hearing to the SSA Appeals Council. The exact amount of time depends on several factors, but the appeal can be hastened through the system by following a few simple guidelines. Time frame for appeal… Read More »