Why Negligence Can Play A Pivotal Role In A Personal Injury Lawsuit

Charges of negligence often arise in personal injury cases when the at-fault party (or defendant) caused the accident in which the injury victim (or plaintiff) suffered mental and/or physical harm. In cases such as these, the judgment or outcome typically hinges on the plaintiff’s and personal injury lawyer’s ability to prove that the defendant was negligent and caused the accident as well as the injuries that the plaintiff suffered. (more…)

Underinsured Motorist – Coverage And Claiming Benefits

According to Investopedia, “Underinsured Motorist” or “UIM” is a provision in an auto insurance policy that extends coverage to include bodily and property damage that was caused by another motorist and who didn’t have sufficient insurance to cover damages. Insurance policies that contain UIM coverage will have significant differences from one state to the next. (more…)