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What Constitutes A Catastrophic Injury?
Personal injuries can sometimes be minor and heal with the right treatment. However, some injuries can completely change your life, resulting in a catastrophic injury, which can affect your future and the future of your loved ones. A catastrophic injury is a severe injury that can cause lasting or long-term physical, psychological, or financial… Read More »
Common Types Of Accidents Resulting From Inadequate Lighting
Inadequate lighting is a common hazard that can lead to accidents on someone else’s property. Whether it’s a poorly lit parking lot or a dimly lit stairway, insufficient lighting can increase the risk of accidents resulting in serious injuries. If you were injured on someone else’s property due to inadequate lighting, contact Emerald Law… Read More »
Can You Sue the City Of Seattle If You Trip And Fall On An Uneven Sidewalk?
If you get around the city of Seattle on foot, sidewalks most likely play a crucial role in your daily life. However, if you trip and fall on an uneven sidewalk, it can be a traumatic experience. It can also lead to significant financial costs, including medical expenses, and many unanswered questions. If you… Read More »
What Counts As An Unreasonable Denial Of Insurance Benefits?
The process of pursuing a personal injury claim can be full of obstacles and challenges. One of the most frustrating challenges you may face is when your insurance company denies your claim. If you have been injured in an accident, you probably expect your insurance company to provide the necessary benefits to help you… Read More »
What Kind Of Behavior Is Considered Provoking A Dog?
Dog bites are a serious issue and can cause physical and emotional distress to the injured party. However, not all dog bites happen just because a dog is inherently aggressive. In some cases, the injured party may have provoked the dog leading to the bite. Our Seattle dog bite lawyers at Emerald Law Group… Read More »
Who Is Liable For Shopping Mall Injuries?
Everyone enjoys a visit to a shopping mall. You can find all of your favorite stores and brands under one roof, and there is always something new to discover. However, shopping malls can also be dangerous places. With thousands of people moving around, many of them carrying bags, and with all sorts of products… Read More »
Can You Sue If You Were Sexually Abused As A Child Years Ago?
Sexual abuse is a traumatic experience that can have long-lasting effects on a person’s mental and emotional well-being long into adulthood. Survivors of childhood sexual abuse often struggle with depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder, among other consequences. Many people may not be aware of their legal options for seeking justice and compensation for… Read More »
Can A Child File A Lawsuit For Injuries In The State Of Washington?
A child can suffer injuries in many ways, from playground accidents to auto collisions. When a child is injured due to negligence or recklessness, parents may have the option of filing a lawsuit on behalf of their child. But can a child file a lawsuit on their own? If not, how old does a… Read More »
4 Reasons Why Filing A Wrongful Death Lawsuit Is Worth It
The death of a loved one is always a difficult time. If the death was caused by the negligence or misconduct of another, it can be even more difficult to deal with. You may be wondering if filing a wrongful death lawsuit is worth it. If your loved one died because of another party’s… Read More »
How To Prove The Other Driver Was Drunk?
Every year, drunk driving causes thousands of serious accidents and fatalities. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, an estimated 32 Americans die in drunk-driving crashes every single day. If you have been involved in an accident caused by a driver who was under the influence of alcohol or drugs, it is important… Read More »