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A MILD TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY CAN LEAD TO MAJOR PROBLEMS

Mild traumatic brain injuries may be less noticeable than more severe cases. However, this does not mean that a mild traumatic brain injury victim will have less symptoms, pains and medical expenses than a person who has suffered a severe traumatic brain injury. As a result, claims involving such injuries may be more challenging to […]

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WHAT SHOULD YOU LOOK FOR IN A PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY?

If you were recently injured in an accident, you may find yourself in a disoriented state, unsure of what your best plan to move forward may be. When another party is at fault for your injuries, your most prudent available maneuver — after obtaining immediate medical care — is to seek legal counsel. In truth, […]

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WHAT ARE THE LEADING CAUSES OF TRUCK ACCIDENTS?

Throughout the years, the frequency of truck accidents has been on the rise. In fact, over the past 20 years, the number of accidents has increased by 20 percent. The trucking industry is governed by federal laws and regulations and the determination of liability in truck accidents comes from these laws. Truck accidents can be […]

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HOW CAN YOU OBTAIN MAXIMUM COMPENSATION FOR YOUR CLAIM?

An injury can be a costly life event. If you were the victim of a severe accident, you may be unable to work, and medical bills may be accumulating at a staggering rate. Coupled with your own pain and anguish, this accompanying financial hardship can be a trying ordeal for you and your family. To […]

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INJURED MARITIME WORKERS MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR COMPENSATION

Injured seamen, longshoremen and maritime workers are eligible for benefits under the terms of the Jones Act. In order to qualify for benefits, a seaman or maritime worker must be injured while working in service to a ship in navigable waters. This means injuries that occur offshore, as well as those that occur on land, […]

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ACKNOWLEDGING THE IMPORTANCE OF CALIFORNIA’S STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS

When a person has suffered injuries in an accident caused by a reckless, careless or negligent individual, the victimized person has a right to file a personal injury lawsuit to pursue financial compensation for damages caused as a result of the accident. However, individuals harmed in accidents must keep in mind that there is a […]

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My Lawyer is Not Fighting For Me, What Can I Do?

People involved in a legal dispute dedicate a huge amount of time and effort to ensuring they receive a positive outcome and one that they deserve. It’s also common sense to expect your lawyer to do the same. After all, an attorney should always keep your best interests in mind and act promptly in order […]

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Damage To the Pituitary Gland After Head Injury

Car collisions, sports injuries, and other accidents that cause severe traumas can produce long-lasting health complications. While some of these may be as obvious as a broken leg, many injuries occur internally. One of the most common internal injuries suffered by accident victims is traumatic brain injuries or TBIs. However, TBIs are not the only […]

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4 WAYS TO AVOID A COLLISION IN A CONSTRUCTION ZONE

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation on Wednesday, November 13, 2019. If you regularly drive in the Bay Area, there is a good chance that you have encountered road construction. In fact, California officials are tackling the largest road-improvement project in recent years. Still, if you are not careful, you […]

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Ryan Dunn’s Death Raises Questions About Dram Shop Laws

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Tuesday, July 19, 2011. The recent death of Ryan Dunn has drawn attention to the issue of drunk driving in recent weeks. Ryan Dunn, star of MTV’s Jackass, and friend Zachary Hartwell were killed June 20, 2011 when Ryan […]

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