What Happens When Your Car Is A Total Loss?

2019-07-01T21:13:17+00:00

What Happens When Your Car Is A Total Loss? What Happens When Your Car is a Total Loss? — Pre-Litigation Attorney, Spencer Hoisington, explains how insurance companies determine a total loss and your next steps to ensure a fair settlement. If you are the victim of a serious car accident, contact our experienced personal injury lawyers at 704-333-0885 or schedule a free consultation today. What Is a Considered a Total Loss? Spencer Hoisington with Campbell & Associates back today to talk to you about what to do if your vehicle’s been deemed a total loss. What is [...]

2019-07-01T21:13:17+00:00

Who Pays for Medical Bills After a Car Crash?

2019-07-01T21:02:14+00:00

Who Pays for Medical Bills After a Car Crash? After being involved in a car, truck or motorcycle accident, severe injuries can result in hospital stays and long-term treatment, rehabilitation, and recovery. As medical bills begin to pile up, you might begin to wonder how you’ll pay them on time. Before writing the hospital a check, learn the many ways you can address your medical bills after a car wreck. If you have been seriously injured in a car accident, contact a Campbell & Associates lawyer at (704) 333-0885 or schedule a free consultation today. Locate Payment Sources [...]

2019-07-01T21:02:14+00:00

Do Pre-Existing Conditions Affect Personal Injury Claims in North Carolina?

2019-07-01T20:50:57+00:00

Do Pre-Existing Conditions Affect Personal Injury Claims in North Carolina? In most accident and injury cases, a victim faces questions from the opposing party’s insurance company about pre-existing conditions. And while it’s common for people to deal with a variety of health conditions throughout their lives, what impact do pre-existing conditions have on personal injury claims and compensation? Although a victim isn’t entitled to compensation for injuries and conditions that existed before an accident, they may be eligible for injuries that were made worse by the event. This refers to the degree that the accident made them worse [...]

2019-07-01T20:50:57+00:00

6 Frequently Asked Questions About North Carolina Boating Accidents

2019-07-01T20:40:43+00:00

6 Frequently Asked Questions About North Carolina Boating Accidents North Carolina’s mild climate, coastline, rivers and lakes make water-related activities popular among North Carolinians and tourists alike. Unfortunately, improper boating, fishing, kayaking, jet skiing and paddle-boarding can lead to severe injuries, including drownings or other deaths. The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission released findings that 2018 was the deadliest year for boating accidents in the state in nearly 30 years— 35 people died in boating accidents, the highest number of vessel-related fatalities since the 1990s. When a boating accident occurs, there are often the following questions about liability [...]

2019-07-01T20:40:43+00:00

Understanding Wrongful Death Lawsuits in North Carolina

2019-06-03T21:17:43+00:00

Understanding Wrongful Death Lawsuits in North Carolina When an accident results in physical injuries as a result of someone’s negligence, the victim can pursue a personal injury case in order to recover medical expenses, lost income and other damages. However, if a victim dies from injuries, they are still entitled to a form of financial justice. The basic purpose of the Wrongful Death Act is to put the legal beneficiaries of the deceased person in the same position financially that they would have been had the victim not died. Under North Carolina law, a wrongful death claim is [...]

2019-06-03T21:17:43+00:00

NC Bill May Extend Workers’ Compensation Benefits to First Responders With PTSD

2019-06-03T21:15:51+00:00

NC Bill May Extend Workers’ Compensation Benefits to First Responders With PTSD In North Carolina, a proposed bill introduced by Rep. Holly Grange, R-New Hanover, would entitle law enforcement officers, first responders and emergency management personnel to workers’ compensation benefits for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). An article from WSCOTV on this new legislation appears here. H.B. 622 would extend benefits to first responders diagnosed with PTSD by a licensed psychiatrist. Those law enforcement officers, firefighters, volunteer firefighters, Emergency Medical Technicians, and paramedics who file within 52 weeks of a diagnosis would be able to receive benefits. If passed, [...]

2019-06-03T21:15:51+00:00

Why Do Car Accidents Happen More Frequently in the Summer?

2019-06-03T21:14:22+00:00

Why Do Car Accidents Happen More Frequently in the Summer? While the winter season is often associated with risky driving conditions, summer presents it own risks. From road construction to out-of-town recreational drivers pulling boats and campers, summertime hazards require drivers to stay alert and share the road. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the most dangerous times of year on U.S. roads are during the summer and early fall. In fact, August and September are considered peak months for car accidents, based on a report by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). If [...]

2019-06-03T21:14:22+00:00

3 Ways to Influence the Value of Your North Carolina Motorcycle Accident Claim

2019-06-03T21:13:08+00:00

3 Ways to Influence the Value of Your North Carolina Motorcycle Accident Claim All traffic accidents carry the potential for serious injury, but motorcyclists are at the highest risk of suffering catastrophic trauma. Helmets, boots, and other gear provide little protection in a collision, leaving riders exposed to serious injuries. In fact, motorcyclists are 27 times more likely than other motorists to lose their lives in traffic accidents, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). For these reasons, motorcycle accident cases are complex, but there are factors that could influence the value of your claim. If [...]

2019-06-03T21:13:08+00:00

What is a Statute of Limitations?

2019-05-07T10:08:24+00:00

What is a Statute of Limitations? What is a Statue of Limitations? — Principal and Managing Attorney, Clair Campbell, explains the statute of limitations in North and South Carolina and why it may be in your best interest to contact a personal injury lawyer as soon as possible following an accident or injury. If you are the victim of an accident or injury, contact our experienced personal injury lawyers at 704-333-0885 or schedule a free consultation today. What is the Statute of Limitations in North and South Carolina? I want to chat with you for a few [...]

2019-05-07T10:08:24+00:00

What Qualifies as a Permanent Injury?

2019-05-07T10:08:22+00:00

What Qualifies as a Permanent Injury? What Qualifies as a Permanent Injury? — Principal and Managing Attorney, Clair Campbell, explains what qualifies as a permanent injury and how they are determined in a personal injury case. If you are the victim of an accident or injury, contact our experienced personal injury lawyers at 704-333-0885 or schedule a free consultation today. What Does Not Qualify as a Permanent Injury? We’re going to talk a little bit about permanent injury as it applies to recovery in a personal injury case. Often, you are in a fender bender. You have [...]

2019-05-07T10:08:22+00:00
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