The Personal Injury Center provides access to information and resources on many topics of personal injury law.  Find definitions of personal injury, discover whether a personal injury lawsuit is advised in your case, elements of a personal injury case and understand how personal injury law protects you from the harm and damages inflicted by another individual, whether maliciously or through neglect or recklessness.  You can find help, whether you were injured on the job, during a vehicle accident, because the negligence of a manufacturer who created a defective product, or if you suffered personal injury while a crime was committed against you.

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Texas Personal Injury Claims Involving Drunk Driving

People who choose to drive while under the influence of alcohol are making a greatly terrible and irresponsible decision.

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Info About the GM Recall

A recall of cars, along with charges to their car loan program, has cost General Motors close to $3 billion over the past year.

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Claims for Shoulder Injuries Caused by Flu Shots

If you sustained a shoulder injury from administration of the flu shot, you may have a claim for compensation in the National Vaccine Injury Compensat...

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Basics of Punitive Damages in a Lawsuit

Unlike actual damages, which compensate the plaintiff in a lawsuit for an actual loss, punitive damages are an additional money award intended to puni...

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Bicycle Accidents: Laws and Tips for Avoidance

Tips to Prevent a Bike Accident Unfortunately, as a bike rider, the legal system seems to always make it much harder to prevail in a personal injury ...

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Negotiating a Personal Injury Settlement

The insurance adjuster can be an intimidating individual.  They represent large insurance companies.  The claims adjusters overall job is to get ...

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When to Hire a Lawyer for a Personal Injury Case

Anyone who is seriously injured in an accident should seek legal counsel.  A couple of questions to ask yourself before retaining counsel are:  ...

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Settling a Personal Injury Claim

A personal injury settlement is an agreement reached between two parties in a civil lawsuit.  In a settlement, one party attempts to keep the case ...

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Beginning the Negotiations

Records and other evidence are crucial in a personal injury case. From the time that the injury happens, you need to keep meticulous records.  Write...

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Determining the Amount of Compensation in Personal Injury Claims

After you have filed a claim with your insurance company, one of the first people you will encounter is the claims adjuster.  Their primary objectiv...

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Insurance Issues in Personal Injury

Comprehensive insurance is similar to collision insurance, except that comprehensive insurance will pay for damages to your car when you are not at ...

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Starting a Personal Injury Case

Personal injury claims must be brought within a specific period of time following the accident.  This is called the statute of limitations and it v...

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Personal Injury and Liability for Specific Accidents

The definition of civil law is applied when an individual seeks to obtain a resolution to a non-criminal dispute.  These most often include disagree...

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Options for Pursuing a Personal Injury Case

When it comes to personal injury claims, there are a few options for having the case heard and decided. One of the less common, but simple options i...

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Statute of Limitations

If you have suffered a personal injury due to an automobile accident, medical malpractice, unsafe working conditions or another cause, the law limit...

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Liability in a Personal Injury Case

Determining liability is a major factor in any personal injury case.  It is essential to the success of any lawsuit and the primary focus of the at...

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Value of a Claim

Although two individuals may suffer similar or even identical injuries after an accident, the reality is that no two settlements...

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Negotiating Medicare Liens

The Personal Injury Attorneys at Collins & Collins, P.C. understand that Medicare and Medicaid liens are serious business. Failure to address...

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Negotiating Medical Bills

With the current economy, many people cannot afford health insurance. If they are seriously injured through someone...

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When to Hire an Attorney

I often get calls from people who have been injured in accidents and wonder whether they should hire an attorney...

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Negotiating Injury Claim

It is possible to deal with your own personal injury claim without the assistance of an attorney.

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Insurance Settlements

In this article I will discuss considerations in accepting the insurance company’s offer in a serious injury or wrongful death...

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Injuries and the Liability of At-fault Person

When a person is injured due to the recklessness of another individual, he can file for legal claims that will cover the economic damages...

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Award: Lump Sum?

Structured settlements are agreements to pay money to a successful plaintiff in a series of smaller payments rather than one lump sum...

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After an Accident

The first thing should be to get necessary medical attention so that the injured person can make a full recovery. The second...

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Filing a Personal Injury Case

Filing a lawsuit for personal injury cases involves a lot of paperwork and a dearth of knowledge regarding the personal injury laws that are practiced...

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Medicare Liens and Injury Claims

Often times, our clients at Collins & Collins, P.C. have received Medicare or Medicaid benefits in the treatment of their personal injuries...

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Insurance Claim and Your Medical Examination

When an injury victim files an insurance claim for medical benefits, the insurance company, will challenge the claim by obtaining an Independent Med...

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Injury Claims against Government

Filing a Claim for Personal Injury against a California Government Entity

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Personal Injury: Compensatory Damages

Personal injury torts are some of most prevalent legal actions in the American civil court system. In fact, the United States District Courts, which ...

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Choosing a Personal Injury Lawyer

If you have made the decision that your case requires professional help, then I have 3 suggestions for you to consider...

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Due Diligence

In the United States, a complex number of laws, statutes, and codes govern the body of law known as tort, or civil law.  Personal injury claims f...

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