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Dec 01, 2016

Daughter injured due to poor supervision at after school program...

My daughter fell down the stairs off a stage during latchkey (school age child care). My daughter is 4 years old and there was only one monitor in the

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Dec 01, 2016

Grandma injured in fall in school parking lot...

While dropping her granddaughter off at school, Grandma J was walking in the school parking lot. A car pulled up, blocking the walkway. Grandma J. walked

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Dec 01, 2016

Blindsided by reckless driver...

I was on a two lane country road, using it because the main road was shut because of an accident. I got to a point where I wanted to turn left, so I slowed

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Dec 01, 2016

Freeway rear-end accident due to dangerous lane construction...

I was rear ended on the freeway while in the lane that becomes the entrance to another freeway. Next to this lane is an entrance/exit type lane. Many cars

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Dec 01, 2016

Store making low ball offer and refusing to let me see video?

I am 80 years old and tripped on a display in a major department store and broke my shoulder. I had total shoulder replacement surgery and will be affected

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Dec 01, 2016

Dad was hit by a car crossing the street, insurance won't cover full settlement...

The driver's insurance company says the driver has a $250,000 policy, and after all medical bills are paid my Dad will get the balance. We believe the

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Dec 01, 2016

Car was not left in "Park" and rolled into another vehicle...

A friend and I went to lunch. Apparently the car wasn't left in park. While we were inside, my car rolled and hit another car. The driver of the other

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Dec 01, 2016

Are we liable for this ATV accident?

Approximately three months ago my husband and a co-worker went to visit our cabin on almost 20 acres of land. The co-worker brought his ATV 4 wheeler along.

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Dec 01, 2016

Is past 5 years of tax returns necessary to prove lost income for an Independent Contractor?

Let me start by complimenting you for the information you provide on this site. It has been very helpful. I am negotiating, representing myself, with

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Dec 01, 2016

Semi truck hit my car and I'm liable?

I live in Massachusetts. I was in a 2 lane road of stopped traffic (2 lanes in each direction) in Boston. I was in the right lane and a semi truck was

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Dec 01, 2016

Should inmates get billed for medical treatment at county jail?

My son slipped and fell on a laundry bag while in a county jail. He was knocked unconscious and received several stitches on the back of his head. He

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Dec 01, 2016

Travel insurance trying to claim on my property insurance?

My wife's niece was visiting from the UK. She had taken out travel insurance in the UK for her trip. While here in the USA she fell in our home. It was

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Dec 01, 2016

Sick from spoiled apple juice...

I purchased apple juice from a local supermarket and I became very sick. It turns out the apple juice was spoiled. I returned the remainder of the juice,

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Dec 01, 2016

Stair broke inside the apartment I'm renting and I fell...

I am renting from a landlord and have been here 7 months. Since then I have had the dishwasher, washing machine, refridgerator, and now the stair break

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Nov 30, 2016

Tripped over bench on my way to work at the casino...

Due to construction at the casino where I work, we had to take a different route to punch into work. I turned to talk to the security guard and fell over

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Nov 30, 2016

Can we sue at-fault driver if we accept a payout from their insurance co?

Our 17 year old son was injured as a passenger in a car accident. Full responsibility for the accident was placed on the 17 year old driver of the car

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Nov 30, 2016

Is my insurance company investigating the accident as they should?

My brakes failed in August of this year and I hit another driver who was waiting for a red light. I was going 40mph and I hit the other driver's rear fender.

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Nov 30, 2016

Broken teeth from fall at daycare...

My daughter was attending daycare and I received a phone call at work telling me she had fallen and her two front teeth were broken. I was also told it

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Nov 30, 2016

Plastic Adirondack chair fell apart...

I sat in a brand new plastic Adirondack chair, bought at a nearby store, and it fell apart into 4 pieces. I injured my back in the incident. I am contacting

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Nov 30, 2016

Bitten by German Shepherd...

I went to a man's house to see if I wanted to adopt his dog. He said he didn't have time to devote to the dog and was probably loosing his home to foreclosure.

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Nov 30, 2016

Can I file a lawsuit against my abusive father for restitution?

Can I sue my father for restitution for sexually and emotionally abusing me from the age of 3 until I was 18? I testified and put him in prison. I am now

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Nov 30, 2016

Mother-in-law, here on tourist visa, injured on my business property...

My Mother in law slipped on a temporary structure I had placed at my business to prevent water from flowing into the building. She is a foreigner visiting

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Nov 30, 2016

Can I sue a Nissan dealership for fair injury compensation?

I took my car to a Nissan Dealership for service. After the tech took my keys, he told me I could wait in the waiting room until my car was ready. He showed

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Nov 17, 2016

17-year-old girl suffers serious injuries in a T-bone accident...

I was getting a ride home after school on April 11th, 2016 when my driver, an 18-year-old boy, merged onto a business street thinking he could beat the

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Nov 17, 2016

Whose insurance covers medical bills?

My daughter was injured in school during a required class activity. The school called an ambulance and my daughter was transported to the hospital. I was

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Nov 17, 2016

Fell while volunteer working for a privately owned company...

In the winter of 2014 I helped shovel snow for my ex-boyfriend's company. While working (volunteering), I fell down some old narrow stairs and bruised

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Nov 17, 2016

Forced to delete video recording of fight at school?

I am a parent of a Kindergarten student. My daughter has Down syndrome and in an inclusionary class. Recently I was at the school to observe her engagement

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Nov 17, 2016

Broken toe caused by collapsed folding tables on the floor...

I was walking through a store and two 8 foot folding tables were laying on the floor collapsed. They were grey tables on a grey floor. I never saw the

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Nov 17, 2016

How can we get in-house care while personal injury case is pursued?

My grandmother fell and broke her leg getting off of an Amtrack (I believe) train. She had to step down to a pedestal and though she said she didn't think

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Nov 17, 2016

Driver's insurance refuses to pay?

I was involved in a three car crash. My car was waiting at a red light. When it turned green the lady behind me hit my car. The lady claimed the car behind

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Nov 17, 2016

Non-contact accident caused by car's failure to yield...

It was Saturday afternoon (10/29/16), in a residential neighborhood. I was traveling on my motorcycle going straight about 20 mph. There were two (2) cars

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Nov 17, 2016

Who's liable for property damage caused by cell phone?

My phone was lost/stolen over the weekend and I tracked it back to a restaurant. I found it stuck in the pipes of the toilet and was told by the manager

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Nov 17, 2016

How can I get help for injuries and pain after falling in a market?

I was shopping in the supermarket with my 5 year old niece. We were separated for about a minute. When I caught up to her in another isle, I fell on the

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Nov 17, 2016

Injury and neglect while in custody in the Los Angeles County men's jail...

I complained for months (through complaints forms, verbally to numerous staff members, and through documented clinic visits) that my muscles were locking

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Nov 17, 2016

Motel room door broke my vertebrae...

I have been living in a motel in Brooklyn, NY for over a year with my wife. The entry door to my room is quite heavy and slams closed. The motel hallway

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Nov 17, 2016

73 year old fell and broke ankle at physical therapy outpatient clinic...

My mother, who had a stroke 3 years ago, had considerable left side weakness and was attending outpatient physical therapy. She fell while using a walker

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Nov 17, 2016

Can I get compensation if I got a DUI but the accident wasn't my fault?

I was traveling east bound. 2 vehicles traveling west bound got tangled up. 1 vehicle ended up on its roof and slid over the grass median and blocked both

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Nov 17, 2016

Infant bitten and injured in daycare...

I have two children that attend a day care provider in our hometown. My son is 3 years old and my daughter is 6 months of age. On Tuesday my wife was contacted

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Nov 17, 2016

4 year old fell from monkey bars...

According to the accident report the children were given a verbal warning to remove mittens prior to playing on monkey bars. My daughter had mittens on,

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Nov 17, 2016

Fall in a public restaurant...

My 73 year old mother and I were at a moderately upscale restaurant for dinner. We were seated on an elevated platform (one 4-5 step). When my mother got

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Nov 16, 2016

My niece was jumped in a New York City public high school...

My 15 year old niece (honor student, never had issues in the school) was in gym class and scored in soccer. Then, in one side of the gym, a group of girls

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Nov 16, 2016

Neighbor's dog bit me in my yard...

I was outside on my property when a neighbor's dog came into my yard. I tried to shoo it out of my yard and it bit my hand, causing it to bleed, and also

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Oct 30, 2016

How much compensation for pain and suffering in rear end collision?

In June 2015 I was stopped in traffic when I was rear ended by a driver going approx 50 mph. The impact forced my vehicle into the vehicle in front of

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Oct 30, 2016

Who is liable in this PE accident?

I recently learned that my sons school is being sued by another family for an accident that my son witnessed. The school is a private catholic school

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Oct 30, 2016

Tore ACL a second time...

I recently tore my ACL for a second time after 10+ years. The first time was in high school football. I had it repaired and played college ball without

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