North Carolina Personal Injury Law Blog

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Why Should I Even Hire A PI Attorney?

Just because you can do something yourself, doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s the best option. Remember back in 2020 when everyone was trying DIY haircuts at home? It was a fun TikTok trend for a while, it solved a problem during social distancing, and some…

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What Should I Do Immmediatly Following a Car Accident
What happens when you sue someone with no money?

We hear this a lot. Maybe you got the idea because the other person involved in the situation has said something like, “Please don’t sue me, I’ll go bankrupt! I don’t have any money!” Or maybe you just believe that’s what happens in a personal…

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Car accident
When Should I Contact a Personal Injury Firm After An Accident?

As soon as possible. We recommend getting a free consultation with a personal injury lawyer before you talk with the insurance company, for several reasons: The insurance company representative is working to minimize the amount of money they payout for your claim. They usually mention…

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Why should I hire an attorney?
Who can I sue for my injuries?

An accident or other incident could leave you with serious injuries. This can prompt you to want to take legal action. But the issue is not only whether you can sue, but also who can you sue for injuries? The answer isn’t always easy to…

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What Are The Steps To Filing A Civil Lawsuit?

Filing a civil lawsuit in North Carolina involves multiple steps and documents that your attorney will help you with. Although instructions can be found on the North Carolina Bar’s website, having the assistance and guidance of a personal injury attorney will help you ensure everything…

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feeling pain to the neck after car crash
What happens if I get into a car accident while on the job?

With the frequency of car accidents, it’s not surprising that some of those collisions would involve people who are working. And if unfortunately, you’re one of them, you might be worried about what happens when you get into a car accident while on the job….

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Do I pay to Speak with a Personal Injury Attorney
Do I need a lawyer for my Personal Injury case?

If you’ve been injured because of someone else’s negligence, you probably have a lot on your mind to consider. One of your most pressing matters is how to take care of the medical expenses and the possible loss of your income. The way to get…

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How do I Make Up for Lost Wages Until I get my Settlement
How Do I Make Up for My Lost Wages Until I Get My Check?

In North Carolina, if you’ve been injured because of someone else’s negligence, you’re entitled to be reimbursed for the income that you lose while you’re recovering. However, the bad thing about this is that the negligent party’s insurance company typically won’t currently pay you for…

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How Can I Pay My Medical Bills Until I Get My Check
How Can I Pay My Medical Bills Until I Get My Check?

It is pretty well established that when you get into an accident, you should receive compensation for your medical bills from the negligent party. Unfortunately, you won’t see any of the financial compensation until the case has been through the settlement process and that’s assuming…

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How Long Does It Take to Get My Check?
How long does it take to get a Settlement Check?

After you have finally gone through all of the stages necessary to reach a personal injury settlement, you are probably beyond ready to get your check. You’ve been through negotiations, probably filing a lawsuit, and mediation. Between the medical bills that haven’t been paid, the…

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