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Insurance Coverage – What does my insurance cover?

Types of Mississippi Personal Injury, What to Do When Injured
One thing we see over and over with insurance is that there is a lack of understanding concerning what insurance coverage includes. The first reason for this is simple, different companies offer slightly different insurance coverage. Some insurance policy forms are copied, but there is still a difference between carriers. You can always call and request a full copy of your insurance coverage policy from your insurance company. In Mississippi, a person is deemed to have read their insurance policy and understood its coverage the day they receive it in the mail. If the law treats you as having read the entire policy and understood what it said then you better believe your insurance company will hold you to the same standard. [caption id="attachment_1179" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Be sure to read…
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18 Wheeler Accident Attorney In Jackson

18 Wheeler Accident Attorney In Jackson

Damages, Types of Mississippi Personal Injury, What to Do When Injured
Car wrecks happen each day and when an injury occurs in a wreck an 18 wheeler accident attorney in Jackson. Knowledgeable attorneys have the answers you need in order to present and collect on your medical bills and property damage in the wreck. The sooner the better in contacting an attorney and discussing your insurance coverage, your injuries and your property damage. Getting appropriate medical care and documenting the wreck and your injuries will be important in your ongoing claim. Your visit to your primary care physician or to the Emergency Room immediately after the wreck will guide your medical care. Depending on your injuries these doctors will likely recommend a course of treatment or additional diagnostic studies that may need to be performed to determine exactly the physical injury.…
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Wrongful Death Jackson MS

Damages, Mississippi Wrongful Death, Uncategorized
The death of a loved one is never easy, but speaking with a Wrongful Death Attorney can answer questions you may have about a death in Mississippi. Any death comes with its own set of issues, but an untimely death that is a result of someone else's wrongdoing makes tings that much harder to bear. An estate will need to be opened in order to make some of the claims involved with the death, while the wrongful death beneficiaries can bring claims outside of the estate for some other aspects of the claim. Any claim for wrongful death damages will include a request for the loss of the relationship, emotional damages and the lost wages over the lifetime of the deceased individual. Specialists in psychiatry and economics can ensure that…
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Finance Fraud

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Finance Fraud Finance Fraud involves lending institutions which typically target the most vulnerable people in society. These lenders are commonly referred to as "Predatory Lenders" and target minorities, the economically disadvantaged and the uneducated in an effort to realize huge profits. These lenders charge the borrowers higher rates of interest, require credit insurance products, require exorbitant up-front fees and include prepayment penalties. Most Predatory Lenders require the customer to purchase unnecessary credit insurance products. Additionally, these insurance products are grossly overpriced and essentially worthless to the consumer. These companies engage in a practice known as "flipping" which involves a borrower constantly being flipped from one loan to another. This practice is extremely profitable to the lender, but devastating to the borrower's ability to ever pay off the loan. Another "predatory"…
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Car Wreck Attorney Mississippi

Damages, Types of Mississippi Personal Injury, What to Do When Injured
If you are looking for a car wreck attorney in Mississippi there are several things you should consider in your search. First finding information from an attorney that fits your experience, your particular injuries. Attorneys that you would look to consult should have experience in your particular legal need. They should have worked with people like you. They should be able to show you results in the cases that they have taken in the past. There are hundreds of attorneys in any legal market, but it is vitally important to consider your options and the reviews of other individuals in your situation when choosing a car wreck attorney in Mississippi. One way to do this is to consult legal recommendation websites such as Avvo or  Martindale Hubble. These services provide…
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Personal Injury Attorney in Jackson MS

Damages, Mississippi Bicycle Safety, Traumatic Brain Injury, Types of Mississippi Personal Injury
When you are looking for a personal injury attorney in Jackson MS there are several things you should consider. We think that three categories should be given specific attention: Accessibility, Practice Areas, and Review by other clients. [caption id="attachment_972" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Things to consider when choosing a personal injury attorney in Jackson MS.[/caption] Accessibility How many ways you have to get in touch with and get a response from your attorney is an important consideration that often goes unnoticed. Being Personal Injury attorneys in Jackson MS, we strive to provide several different ways for you to get in touch with us. From email, to our contact us page, and phone there are numerous ways to go and friendly, knowledgeable staff on the other end ready to help. All consultations are…
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Bicycle Hit by a Car

Damages, Mississippi Bicycle Safety, Traumatic Brain Injury, Types of Mississippi Personal Injury
Even with the new laws protecting bicyclists in Mississippi (John Paul Frerer Act) it is still far too easy for a bicyclist to be hit by a car. Mississippi has recently imposed a three foot of distance when passing law, meaning that automobiles must provide at least three feet of space when passing a bicyclist. This law is meant to prevent additional brain injuries and death due to cars hitting bicyclists.(Bicycle Hit by a Car) [caption id="attachment_981" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Bicycles have been given equal footing with cars as a vehicle in Mississippi.[/caption] There has been a movement in Mississippi recently to promote vehicles completely changing lanes when passing bicyclists rather than just allowing the minimum of three feet. The reasoning for the statute, and the movement to completely change lanes…
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Automobile Accidents

Damages, Mississippi Wrongful Death, Types of Mississippi Personal Injury
Automobile Accidents Automobile accidents are used as a buzz word by Insurance companies. This name of choice exists because it by definition the conduct leading to these injuries is unintentional and inadvertent. Car wrecks are one of the top causes of injury in the United States. The word accident also makes it difficult to think about deaths and lifetime injuries caused by an automobile accident. While it is true that negligent conduct causes many of wrecks that occur in the United States, careless decisions are often the root cause of automobile accidents. Distracted driving is on the rise, and the choice to pay attention to something other than the road is a decision that often leads to injury.  Another cause of automobile accidents is defective parts in cars. Most states…
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Passenger Injured in a Wreck Mississippi

Damages, Mississippi Wrongful Death, Traumatic Brain Injury, Types of Mississippi Personal Injury, What to Do When Injured
In car wrecks passengers are in a unique position. A passenger injured in a Wreck Mississippi  is most often not responsible for a wreck occurring. This doesn't mean that passengers are less likely to be injured in a wreck. Passengers face the same sorts of injuries as drivers, broken bones, and neurological damages. Whatever the cause of the wreck, there is someone other than the passenger that will potentially be responsible for paying for the injuries. In Mississippi Insurance coverage is required for any driver on the road, but juries will never be told in a trial that insurance coverage will pay for the damages they find to be caused by a defendant. Insurance coverage will be necessary to pay for any damage sustained by a passenger and begin the process…
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Brain Injury – Concussion, TBI, Brain Bleeds

Traumatic Brain Injury, Types of Mississippi Personal Injury
By the time a person has fully developed their brain consists of 99,000,000 nerve cells working together to allow their body to act, think, feel and even conduct involuntary action. For such a vitally important part of the body it may seem surprising that the brain is soft and fairly easy to brain injury with springy gray matter and more dense bundles of nerves called white matter. The different densities can cause the brain to move at different speeds when the brain is jolted suddenly causing internal damage. (sometimes referred to as axial shearing). The signs and symptoms of brain injury are very important to diagnose and seek treatment for. Often the individual that has been injured does not know that they have been injured, and may be resistant to getting…
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