Feb 4, 2023 by Donaldson & Weston
If you were recently hurt in an auto wreck and you’re putting together a car accident claim, you will probably receive a dozen or more documents from the liable party’s carrier. You’ll be expected to sign most, if not all, of them, and the insurance adjuster may even tell you that they cannot process your claim until you do. Generally speaking, it’s wise to seek legal counsel before signing anything. ... [Read More]
Feb 3, 2023 by Donaldson & Weston
Getting rear-ended at a stoplight can be a devastating and stressful experience. It will likely leave you confused, frustrated, and unsure of what to do next. It’s important to take the right steps after such an accident, however, so you can protect your rights, preserve valuable evidence, and ultimately seek the compensation you deserve. Here are some of the most important things to do in the aftermath of a rear-end ... [Read More]
Feb 3, 2023 by Donaldson & Weston
If you were hurt in a slip and fall accident while dining out in West Palm Beach, you’re probably wondering how to hold the restaurant accountable. While there’s a good chance you have grounds for a claim, you’re going to have to gather lots of compelling evidence to support it before the restaurant’s insurer will even consider negotiating. Here are five types of evidence that can be especially helpful: Photos ... [Read More]
Feb 3, 2023 by Donaldson & Weston
If you were hurt in a motorcycle accident, the aftermath is probably overwhelming. In addition to dealing with physical injuries and property damage, you may be facing numerous legal and financial concerns. The easiest way to get a clear understanding of your rights and the various paths before you is by consulting a knowledgeable motorcycle accident attorney. During your initial consultation, the attorney will attempt to assess the situation, so ... [Read More]
Jan 6, 2023 by Donaldson & Weston
If you were involved in a car accident in Florida and your vehicle is not repairable—or the repairs will not restore its total value—you may be able to file a loss of value claim. This could yield the funds needed to make up for the reduction in the value of your vehicle. To learn more about loss of value claims and all they entail, read on: 1. What Is a ... [Read More]
Jan 6, 2023 by Donaldson & Weston
No one wants to consider the possibility of their elderly loved one being a victim of nursing home abuse. Unfortunately, abuse and neglect in nursing homes and assisted living facilities are too common. If you suspect your family member has been mistreated, it’s vital to take action to protect their rights and seek justice. Hiring a personal injury attorney can be a crucial step in this process. Here are some ... [Read More]
Jan 6, 2023 by Donaldson & Weston
If you or a loved one was hurt in a rollover truck crash, you might be wondering what to do next. Filing a personal injury claim can be a complex and confusing process, but doing so may allow you to hold the responsible parties accountable. Should you choose to proceed, here are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions on the subject: 1. Who Can File a ... [Read More]
Dec 24, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
Whether you’re grabbing a few things for dinner or groceries for the entire week, you never expect a trip to the store to end at the hospital. Unfortunately, however, millions of Americans wind up at the emergency department every year after slipping and falling while running errands. A minor incident might leave you with nothing more than a bruised ego, but a more serious fall could cause devastating injuries. If ... [Read More]
Dec 12, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
In a lot of ways, watching a loved one struggle with serious injuries is more challenging than if you were the one recovering yourself. It’s natural to feel utterly powerless, for example, if a family member was recently hurt in a car accident. Fortunately, there actually are things you can do to help the situation. In fact, there are a number of ways you can support them on the road ... [Read More]
Dec 5, 2022 by Donaldson & Weston
In Florida, cycling is a popular hobby among both residents and tourists alike. Locals can cycle to work 12 months out of the year, while visitors travel from all over to enjoy some of the most scenic trails in the country. Unfortunately, regardless of whether you cycle for the beauty or the practicality of it, you run the risk of getting seriously injured every time you pedal off. Cycling alongside ... [Read More]