The Trilogy Of Injury Victims

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The Trilogy Of Injury Victims

Not very long ago I injured myself pretty bad on the freeway. My dad had lately bought me a brand new Chevy. And for the excitement of it I was driving it like blurry fast. Suddenly it was a loud noise and I found myself bashed out lying in the grass. Even though I am way past that, I write for those who may not have the smallest knowledge of the miserable occasions in front of them.

The consequence of the mistake was that I crashed the car, broke my left arm and cost me $10,000. That was a lot to take at the time, and I was mentally broken thinking of what to do now. But as Ron Harris always said, “Good counsel originates from wicked experience.” So here are some of mine in three aspects.

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The Taking Care Part

Just get yourself the proper treatment for your injuries and hurts from a nearby clinic first. For people with injured legs, it can take like 20 days for them to get up on their feet. Other more fatal injuries may take months to heal from the damage.

Moreover, the costs that you see on these hospital bills are unbelievable from the side of an average person. And it doesn’t end just here.

At this condition, the last hope we typically have is for our insurance premium to be settled and paid off. It will merely leave you depressed with the frustration to blame yourself for the mistake. But, Hold on! There are some good things I have folded up till now to show.

The Good Part

If you ever face such accidents, then don’t wait. Get yourself a good and expert lawyer who knows how to handle these circumstances. And do it from the start, so that he is there to support entirety while you can rest.

A Lawyer, specifically injury lawyers, have dealt with similar cases in the past and know just what to do. Moreover, when you hire a lawyer, you don’t have to concern for all the dates and targets of your lawsuit.

 

At the end of the story, if you are a victim, you will undergo depression and nervousness. It may lead you to the point where you start to blame yourself only. Don’t take it too hard and don’t blame yourself for everything. Don’t overlook that it’s part of the ordinary life. But what you must always keep in mind is that, “Hope is being capable to see that there is sun even with all of the rain in-front of it.”

 

Author: Harry Douglas (Injury Victims Assistance Specialist)

21 Comments
  1. Isiah

    August 13, 2015 at 1:35 pm

    If you decide to obtain pre-settlement funding you should check with several companies, in order to obtain the most favorable terms.

  2. Frankel

    August 15, 2015 at 12:42 pm

    Given the fees involved in pre-settlement funding, it is important for injured people to consider any available alternatives. This type of financing should ordinarily be the last resort. The fees are premised upon the risk to the lender associated with non-recourse lending, but keep in mind that these companies choose their cases carefully in order to minimize risks, and if they offer you an advance they believe that you will receive money from your lawsuit.

  3. Palmer

    August 16, 2015 at 3:51 pm

    A few offer amounts up to $100,000. Fees also vary depending upon the company and the type of case. Some companies will fix the fee for the advance up front. Others will charge a monthly fee for each month between the time the funding is issued and when it is repaid, sometimes as high as 15% per month.

  4. Kasey

    August 17, 2015 at 2:00 pm

    Amounts available vary significantly, depending upon the nature of the case and the company involved. Many companies offer pre-settlement funding amounts between $500 and $25,000.

  5. Adrian

    August 18, 2015 at 6:14 pm

    These advances are offered as non-recourse funding, which means that an injured person has no obligation to repay if the lawsuit is lost. Similarly, if the ultimate settlement or verdict is smaller than anticipated, the amount that must be repaid never exceeds the amount of the injured person’s share of that verdict or settlement. For legal reasons, these advances are not characterized as loans.

  6. Michale

    August 20, 2015 at 6:01 am

    The person who contacts the police should tell the police that people are injured, if possible also providing the number of injured persons, so that enough emergency personnel respond to the scene. If you are on the roadway, turn your flashers on, or use flares to warn approaching traffic of the accident.

  7. Myron

    August 21, 2015 at 4:32 pm

    If somebody is injured, and you are trained in administering first aid, try to help. Do not move an injured person. Have somebody call the police to report the accident.

  8. Jesse

    September 1, 2015 at 11:16 pm

    A poorly designed roadway, intersection, or means of controlling traffic can at times cause or contribute to an accident. Poorly placed and poorly designed road signs or barriers can cause unnecessary injury when vehicles collide with them.

  9. Rochson

    September 2, 2015 at 2:27 pm

    If you are in a state such as Michigan, where no fault insurance law covers medical treatment necessitated by an automobile accident, and don’t seek medical care, you may later find that you are unable to obtain “no fault” benefits for your injuries – your insurance company may argue that your injuries arose from something that happened after the accident.

  10. Isle

    September 5, 2015 at 3:48 pm

    The court’s rationale was that lawsuit funding company sought to profit from the injured woman’s case, that lawsuit funding could create a disincentive to settle a case, where the plaintiff would have to pay the entire amount of the settlement to the finance company.

  11. Payson

    September 6, 2015 at 10:59 pm

    An Ohio court similarly discharged a plaintiff’s obligation under a lawsuit funding contract on the basis of a common law doctrine called “champertry” – a prohibition against the sale of a party’s interest in a lawsuit.

  12. Lopej

    September 7, 2015 at 7:15 pm

    In order to avoid usury laws (laws against charging excessive rates of interest), the funds you receive from a pre-settlement funding company will not be described as a “loan”. For example, the advance might be described as a “cash advance”, ‘investment”, or as “venture capital”. Technically, as the contract is not to repay the amount received but is instead a promise to pay a portion of any eventual verdict or settlement (which may never occur), these amounts are not loans. No matter what happens, a person who receives pre-settlement funding keeps the full amount of the advance.

  13. structured settlement annuity rates

    September 9, 2015 at 6:33 pm

    It is very important that you ask the right questions so that
    those helping you will know your goals and needs.

  14. ZacheryHCentore

    September 12, 2015 at 12:40 pm

    Hello, I check your blog regularly as I need infos on settlements. keep up the good work!

  15. Samuel

    September 21, 2015 at 5:45 pm

    From my experience in a case of lump sum, part of the settlement will usually be paid to the plaintiff and his attorney immediately after the settlement, and the rest will be delivered later. Yet, it is a faster way to get some cash right? So, I took a lump sum in my car crash lawsuit.

  16. Norington

    September 22, 2015 at 3:50 pm

    Insurance companies are usually reluctant to disclose how much they will have to pay to buy an annuity covering the amount of the settlement. A structured settlement frequently costs insurance companies much less than it would to make a lump-sum settlement. Without this information, however, the plaintiff’s attorney may not be able to make a complete assessment of the benefits and drawbacks of a settlement offer.

  17. Pulpwood

    September 23, 2015 at 5:18 pm

    A structured settlement is an arrangement that provides the plaintiff with regular payments over the course of several years or for the rest of the plaintiff’s life. They are especially helpful when the plaintiff suffers a serious and permanent injury known as a catastrophic injury. With a structured settlement, a defendant’s insurer typically funds an annuity policy for the plaintiff. An annuity produces a continuous stream of income over the term of the structured settlement. Annuity contracts can be quite complex to cover a variety of expected expenses.

  18. Bobby

    September 24, 2015 at 7:47 pm

    The court ruled that the driver simply could not have anticipated the gunfire and therefore was not responsible for his passenger’s injuries.

  19. St Joes

    September 25, 2015 at 12:34 pm

    However, the family members of the deceased can only be compensated for a specific category of damages. The child or children of the decedent can recover two types of damages: support damages and tutelage or guidance damages.

  20. Lobber

    September 26, 2015 at 2:23 pm

    Damages are calculated as the amount of money that the deceased would have spent to support their child or children had they not died prematurely. These support damages usually include the costs of food, shelter, medical expenses, education, gifts, clothing, recreation and entertainment.

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