Personal Injury Blog

4-Point Checklist Your Work Injury Lawyer Must Fulfill

It’s been said that the best way to stay organized and on track is to make a list. This holds especially true when you need a work injury lawyer after an on-the-job accident puts your health and financial future at risk. It’s not a bad idea to make an “in case of work injury” checklist […]

4 Signs You Might Have Poor Truck Maintenance

If you work in an industry that involves driving trucks, chances are that your main job is getting from point A to point B on time and under budget — end of job description. Your responsibility for the truck itself may not go much further than ensuring there’s enough gas in the tank to complete […]

Are You Looking for Smart Legal Strategies? A San Antonio Workplace Injury Lawyer Can Help

The biggest mistake you can make after getting hurt on the job? Failing to hire a San Antonio workplace injury lawyer right away. Maybe you can trust that your employer will do right by you and help you get treated and back on the job without putting up a fight. The truth is, however, once […]

4 Essential Things You Need to Know About Construction Accidents

If you work construction, accidents are more likely to happen than if you worked an office job (though of course, accidents happen there too). On a job site, just being extra careful isn’t enough. Specific training in workplace safety is essential to preventing construction accidents in the first place. These most common “fatal four” are […]

3 Secrets of Workers Compensation Settlements

It’s no secret that it’s not always easy to get workers compensation settlements. Some cases are open-and-shut. Some employers’ insurance companies don’t fight you every step of the way. But even when everything goes smoothly, you may still have some surprises in store.     Every Part of Your Case Has Value It might surprise […]

Qualities of the Best San Antonio Work Injury Lawyer

It can be tough to find the best San Antonio work injury lawyer. On the outside, they all look much the same: professionally dressed, framed certificates on their office walls, and well versed in what some may call “lawyerspeak.” By the time you’re waiting fruitlessly for your fifth returned call and you figure out you’re […]

2 Things You Need to Know About Personal Injury Settlements

“Settling out of court” is usually the preferred outcome for personal injury settlements. In fact, about 95 percent of all personal injury cases are settled before they go to trial. It’s no wonder: it saves everyone involved time, money, and — often most important — stress. There’s something to be said for just putting the […]

3 Things You Need to Tell Your Truck Accident Lawyer

When you sit down with your truck accident lawyer to discuss your case, it’s not unlike a doctor’s appointment. Small details matter, and if you fail (or forget) to share every symptom with your doctor — no matter how insignificant or unrelated it seems — they can’t prescribe effective treatment. The same applies to your […]

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Third-Party Insurance Policies

Third-party insurance policies are something few people think about. It’s something you’ll be grateful to have — or wish you had — when something happens and you understand why they’re necessary.   Most of us are familiar with what is termed “first-party” insurance. It’s purchased by an individual or a business entity to protect against […]

Best Tip Ever: Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer in San Antonio

There’s a line from a movie that goes, “It’s not the years, it’s the mileage.” When it comes to hiring a personal injury lawyer in San Antonio, experience is everything. When you’re choosing someone to represent your case, keep a few traits of the best attorneys in mind.     They Know the Territory The […]