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How a Bankruptcy Filing Affects a Personal Injury Claim

Posted in Accident Information on January 17, 2021

Every personal injury claim is unique. Some encounter complications, such as one party filing for bankruptcy. A bankruptcy filing can affect a personal injury claim in many ways – including the possibility of taking away an injured person’s ability to seek financial compensation from a defendant. If you believe your personal injury claim will involve a bankruptcy filing, learn more… READ MORE

Can a Minor File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

Posted in Wrongful death on January 9, 2021

When wrongful death leaves behind minor children, it can be difficult to work through the logistics of whether they will be eligible for compensation for the wrongful death. Money might be the last thing on a child’s mind after the death of a parent; however, taking legal action can be critical to pay for the child’s future. What Is a… READ MORE

5 Things to Know About Filing a Personal Injury Claim

Posted in Accident Information on January 5, 2021

If you suffer an injury in an accident in Omaha, you could be eligible for financial compensation. The civil justice system gives injured accident victims the opportunity to bring damage claims against at-fault parties. A successful claim will result in financial compensation to make the victim whole again. Learn five basic facts about filing a personal injury claim before you… READ MORE

How Are Personal Injury Damages Calculated?

Posted in Accident Information on January 2, 2021

In personal injury law, damages refer to the amount of money (compensation) you can recuperate for your injuries and losses. The amount you receive in damages is important, as it can determine whether you have enough to pay your debts and move forward after an accident. Learn how the courts in Nebraska calculate personal injury damages for an accurate idea… READ MORE

How Do Insurance Companies Investigate a Car Accident?

Posted in Accident Information,Car accidents on December 30, 2020

If you get injured in a car accident in Nebraska, you will file a claim with the auto insurance provider of the at-fault party. This could be the other driver involved in the crash, a third party or your own insurance company. Either way, you will have to go through the insurance investigation process before you can receive benefits. Knowing… READ MORE

What Is an Injury Demand Letter?

Posted in Accident Information,Car accidents on December 26, 2020

After an accident such as a car crash, you need to take certain steps to recover financial compensation for your medical bills and property repairs. You must initiate a claim with the liable party’s insurance company. The document that starts an insurance claim is the injury demand letter. Find out how to write a winning injury demand letter, as well… READ MORE

Who Is Liable for a Self-Driving Car Accident?

Posted in Accident Information,Car accidents on December 20, 2020

The vision for self-driving cars was always to make the roads safer by eliminating human error. No car, however, can guarantee zero accidents. When a self-driving or autonomous vehicle does crash, who is liable for paying the bills? These types of accidents result in tricky claims that may require help from attorneys. Nebraska’s Liability Laws Before you can determine liability… READ MORE

How Is a Wrongful Death Settlement Divided?

Posted in Accident Information,Car accidents,Wrongful death on December 10, 2020

Wrongful death is the tragedy of losing a beloved family member in an avoidable accident, such as a car crash caused by a distracted driver. If Nebraska’s wrongful death laws apply to your loved one’s passing, you and your family may be entitled to financial compensation from the at-fault party or parties. A successful claim could lead to financial reimbursement… READ MORE

What Information Do You Need for a Car Accident Claim?

Posted in Accident Information,Car accidents on December 4, 2020

Filing a car accident claim is the only way to receive compensation for expenses such as vehicle repairs and medical bills. For your claim to succeed, you will need to gather certain pieces of information. Collecting critical documents for settling a car accident claim can make your legal experience easier. Get the most from your car accident case by preparing… READ MORE

What Questions Should I Ask a Car Accident Lawyer?

Posted in Accident Information,Car accidents on December 16, 2020

Car accident lawyers aim to help injured victims in any way they can. This is why most offer free initial consultations. A consultation is your opportunity to ask the questions you have and receive trustworthy answers. Knowing what to ask a car accident lawyer during your free consultation can help you understand what to expect from the meeting. Asking the… READ MORE