Jun 26, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
For your truck accident claim to have a chance of yielding a payout, you’re going to have to take certain steps over the course of the proceedings. Along the way, you’re also going to have to avoid critical missteps. Otherwise, you could end up jeopardizing your case in an irreversible way, losing your chance to secure compensation in the process. If you’re unsure how or even where to start, don’t ... [Read More]
Jun 13, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
On average, someone in the United States is killed by a drunk driver every 45 minutes. Many more—the lucky ones—are injured. Of course, if you were seriously hurt by an impaired motorist, you’re probably not feeling very lucky. A drunk driving accident has the potential to alter the trajectory of your entire life. Thankfully, while there is no way to erase what happened, there are steps you can take to ... [Read More]
Jun 9, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
Whenever you visit friends, run errands, or go on outings with your family, you don’t expect to get hurt in the process. As millions of Americans come to learn every year, however, even a seemingly minor slip and fall accident can cause major injuries. Thankfully, those who are hurt through no fault of their own are usually entitled to seek compensation. As long as they can prove the property owner ... [Read More]
May 28, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
If you’re planning on filing a claim for Social Security disability benefits, you don’t have to navigate the proceedings alone. A resourceful lawyer can assist with all aspects of your application while advocating for your rights every step of the way. Generally speaking, the sooner you enlist legal help, the better. Since most reputable firms offer free, no-obligation consultations, you’ve got nothing to lose by reaching out as soon as ... [Read More]
May 9, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
Keeping a daily journal is one of the best ways to bolster your personal injury claim. In order to pursue the maximum payout possible, you’re going to have to convince the insurance adjuster that you incurred non-economic damages. Examples include loss of enjoyment in life, pain and suffering, and emotional distress, all of which you can write about in your journal. But what, specifically, should you record in each entry? ... [Read More]
May 7, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
If you were recently hurt in a car accident in Florida and your financial security is now in jeopardy, you are not alone. Unanticipated injuries are enough to threaten most people’s lifestyle, especially if they’re unable to work. From week after week of missed wages to mounting medical expenses, the associated damages can add up fast. Thankfully, you may be entitled to compensation. As long as you meet the state’s ... [Read More]
May 4, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
When you slip or trip on someone else’s property, it might result in nothing more than a bruised ego, or it might leave you with devastating injuries. Fortunately, for those who find themselves facing the latter, there’s often legal recourse. While filing a premises liability claim won’t turn back time and erase the accident, it could at least provide the funds needed to pick up the pieces in the aftermath. ... [Read More]
Apr 22, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
There’s no way to make up for the loss of a loved one. When a close friend or family member dies, it often serves as a cruel reminder that everyone is utterly irreplaceable. With that in mind, you may be wondering what purpose a wrongful death action could possibly have. After all, no amount of money can fill the void left in the wake of a devastating loss. Once you ... [Read More]
Apr 4, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
When a nursing home fails to take care of its residents, it’s utterly devastating for both the victims and their families. Thankfully, they usually have legal recourse. Whether the facility was perpetually understaffed or administrators failed to conduct adequate background checks on their employees, the nursing home can be held liable for any neglect or abuse that occurs. While taking action against them won’t erase what happened, it could at ... [Read More]
Apr 3, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
If you were recently hurt in a large truck crash, you’re probably concerned about your financial security. From medical bills to vehicle repairs, the associated expenses are undoubtedly adding up fast. What’s more, your injuries may be keeping you out of work, thereby preventing you from earning any money during such a stressful time. Fortunately, you may be eligible for compensation, which you can pursue by filing a third-party claim. ... [Read More]