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Can You Get PTSD from a Car Accident?

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If you have been in a car accident, even without major physical injuries, you may find yourself struggling mentally and emotionally. While people may frequently refer to physical injuries when talking about a personal injury lawyer, you may also be entitled to compensation based on emotional injuries. PTSD may be one such qualifying injury. Witnessing …

Can I Sue for Emotional Distress After an Accident?

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A car, motorcycle, or bicycle accident can be a terrifying and emotional experience. Many times, those involved suffer injuries that they are trying to recover from in addition to managing the stress of dealing with doctor appointments, insurance, or missing time from work.  Whether you have sustained significant physical injuries or not, you may be …

What’s the Average Burn Injury Settlement Worth?

Your lawyer can help you determine how much your burn injury case is worth.

Burns are some of the most complicated injuries because of how severe and impactful they can be. While it is hard to say what the average burn injury settlement is based on this, many people can expect to recover thousands of dollars in medical bills and, in some cases, millions of dollars in other losses. …

10 Questions to Ask Your Personal Injury Lawyer

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You have significant injuries someone else caused. Seeking the legal support and guidance of a Philadelphia personal injury lawyer is critical. With the help of our legal team at Rand Spear—The Accident Lawyer—we can help you navigate the claims process, pursue aggressive recovery of your losses, and go to court when necessary. What Should You …

New Jersey Medical Malpractice Statute of Limitations

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Every state limits the amount of time injury victims have to take legal action against the at-fault party. No matter what type of accident you were involved in, you only have a limited timeframe to file your insurance claim or civil lawsuit. The New Jersey statute of limitations for medical malpractice claims is no different.  …

Is It Normal to Sleep a Lot After an Accident?

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Following a serious accident, whether you were involved in a car crash or other traumatic event, you may find yourself exhausted and sleeping more than usual. You may even find yourself falling asleep at work or on the couch, which may be unusual for you. It can be scary to suddenly experience these changes.  While …


Edison, NJ - US 1 Site of Injury Car Accident at Grandview Ave

Edison, NJ – US 1 Site of Injury Car Accident…

Edison, NJ (May 26, 2024) – Officers with the Edison Police Department released updated information on Friday about a multi-vehicle collision that took place near the junction of U.S. Highway 1 southbound and Grandview Avenue. (more…)

Newark, NJ - Child Injured in Pedestrian Crash on St George Ave at Stiles St

Newark, NJ – Child Injured in Pedestrian Crash on St…

Newark, NJ (May 24, 2024) – After a six-year-old girl was hit and injured by a vehicle on Friday, May 24, a portion of West St. George Avenue was temporarily blocked in the Newark area, per local authorities. (more…)

Evesham, NJ - Minibike Rider Killed in Collision at Evesboro Medford & Tenby Ln

Evesham, NJ – Minibike Rider Killed in Collision at Evesboro…

Evesham, NJ (May 24, 2024) – A 19-year-old man riding a minibike died after a major collision involving a passenger vehicle that occurred earlier this week, and officers released further details in connection with the incident on Wednesday. (more…)