What You Need to Know About How Safe the COVID-19 Vaccine Is

Published on Apr 1, 2021 at 1:44 pm in Uncategorized.

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As a law firm, we understand how important safety and health are for you and your loved ones, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. With vaccines rolling out and many people being eligible to receive the shots, you might be wondering how safe they are. That’s why we’ve looked into the safety of these vaccines so that you can feel comfortable receiving them before getting back out into the public.

Conditions That May Increase the Chances of Elder Abuse Occurring

Published on Mar 4, 2021 at 2:38 pm in Nursing Home Abuse.

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The elderly population contains some of the most vulnerable people in our country. While some older Americans as mentally sharp, physically fit, and able to take care of themselves even late into their lives, others aren’t as fortunate and rely on others for their care. Relying on others can be a gamble because not all caretakers will treat your loved one how they deserve to be treated.

What Type of Care Is Needed After a Brain Injury?

Published on Feb 25, 2021 at 3:23 pm in Traumatic Brain Injury.

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When a person suffers from an injury to their brain, they will require serious treatment and care to ensure that they make as full of a recovery as possible. Your brain is the most important organ in your body because it controls every part of you—both consciously and subconsciously. After a brain injury, you’ll need specific care so that you can heal and get back to your regular functioning.

How Long Do You Have to File a Bad Faith Insurance Claim?

Published on Feb 11, 2021 at 3:42 pm in Bad Faith Insurance.

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Insurance is a necessary expense that helps you in the event of an accident. When you’re insured, you can feel more in control after a collision that causes damage to your vehicle. Even though it’s frustrating and scary to deal with damages and injuries after a car wreck, having insurance can be comforting because it will likely cover many of your expenses that you’re left with after an accident that wasn’t your fault.

Steps for Disputing Who Was Assigned Fault After a Car Accident

Published on Feb 5, 2021 at 8:14 am in Car Accidents.

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After a car accident where you suffered injuries and other damages, you might be contemplating filing a legal claim against the driver responsible for your collision. However, if you were assigned fault for the accident, then you would be unable to recover financial compensation for your damages. If you believe the other driver was the one who was really at fault, then you will have to dispute the fault assigned after your car accident.

How Are Wrongful Death Settlements Paid Out?

Published on Jan 28, 2021 at 3:47 pm in Wrongful Death.

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Other people’s negligence can sometimes lead to accidents. In the worst-case scenario, these accidents cause the death of your loved one. When this happens, you want to hold that party accountable for their actions, whether they’re a doctor who made a medical mistake or a driver who wasn’t paying attention. Through the legal process of a wrongful death claim, you can get justice in the form of financial compensation.

When a Pedestrian Is at Fault for a Pedestrian vs. Car Accident

Published on Jan 28, 2021 at 3:35 pm in Pedestrian Accident.

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Ideally, cars and pedestrians should be able to safely share the road so that both parties can get where they need to go. Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. Although you might think that the driver is always considered to be completely at fault for an accident with a pedestrian, sometimes the walker can be at fault as well if they acted negligently.

If you’ve been hurt in an accident that was someone else’s fault, then you deserve justice. An attorney from Pittman Roberts & Welsh, PLLC will investigate what happened and prove that the other party was at fault for your injuries and damages. You shouldn’t have to deal with this alone, which is why we’re here for you.

How Often Are Burn Injuries Caused by Car Accidents

Published on Jan 21, 2021 at 3:13 pm in Burn Injury, Car Accidents.

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Skin covers our entire bodies and keeps our internal organs and other body parts safe from external dangers. Although most people don’t think of it this way, the skin is the largest organ in the body. That’s why burn injuries can be so dangerous—when too much of the skin is burned, a person can suffer significant damage and could even die from the injuries.

How Judges Are Picked in Mississippi

Published on Jan 14, 2021 at 3:17 pm in Legal Information.

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Staying informed on state politics is important for residents of any state. In particular, residents should know how judges are picked so that they have a better understanding of the justice system. In general, a judge presides over trials and makes a decision on the sentencing of the party who is deemed guilty. This means that the picking of judges should be diligent because they make such serious decisions about justice and the citizens of a state.

When you’ve suffered from a personal injury and bring your case in front of a judge, you’ll want to know that the best person possible is presiding over the court. With our legal representation from Pittman Roberts & Welsh, PLLC, you can feel confident in you claim and trust that we will fight to defend your rights, no matter who is the judge presiding over your case.

How Long Do You Have to Wait to Claim an Injury After a Car Crash?

Published on Jan 8, 2021 at 10:39 am in Car Accidents.

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Even though roads were created so that people can effectively get from point A to point B, they’re not always as safe as they can be. Although you can be as careful as possible and try to avoid an accident, that doesn’t always keep you from a collision. When that wreck results in an injury for you, then you might be interested in filing a claim against the driver who caused it.

With the help of a car accident lawyer from Pittman Roberts & Welsh, PLLC, you can hold the negligent driver responsible for their actions and get the compensation that you deserve. One of our attorneys will fully investigate the circumstances of your accident and determine how much you’re owed for the injuries and damages you incurred.

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