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What Should You Do After a Car Accident?

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The average number of car accidents per year in the United States is around 6 million with 2-3 million of those causing permanent damage on the rider(s). If you’ve been involved in a car accident, it can be a difficult time for you. Many people find themselves in a situation where they are injured from the crash, are out of reliable transportation and are concerned about the financial burden of potential medical bills and the cost of repairing or replacing their vehicle. Not only this, but it’s possible that unless they move carefully or can prove otherwise, the responsibility of the accident may fall on their shoulders—it’s a...

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How Your Smart Phone Can Help After an Accident

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In our last blog post, we talked about the dangers of distracted driving and the things you can do to focus when you’re behind the wheel. We would never tell people it’s OK to use a smartphone while driving. It’s just a matter of looking at the statistics: according to the U.S. Department of Transportation, cell phone use accounts for more than a third of all distracted driving fatalities! However, smart phones can be a valuable tool after an accident, especially when you’ve been injured and might need the help of an attorney… The King Firm Accident Report App In fact, The King Firm...

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Were You Injured in an Accident? Stay Off Facebook

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Sharing our lives with the world has never been easier… or more entertaining. Smartphones and social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram make it simple to tell the world where we’re going, what we’re eating, what we’re watching and how we’re feeling. But all this sharing can have its drawbacks. We’re not just talking about privacy issues. The stuff you share on social media can come back to haunt you in the court of law. Social Media and The Law Just ask Kathleen Romano. Fifteen years ago, Romano was at work at her clerical job at a New York medical center when...

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The Difference between Personal Injury and Worker’s Compensation

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Many people are quick to realize that they need certain compensation for their injury when they are on the job. However, personal injury and worker’s compensation are not always one and the same. Obviously, they both involve your injury and the desire for compensation for said injury. But sometimes you can be injured on the site of your work, and it would not necessarily be considered worker’s compensation. Before you go in for a case with our lawyers , here are just a few bits of information that show how the two types of cases both differ from each other. Personal Injury First...

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