Police abuse is an all-too-common reality with deadly consequences. The story of Kelly Thomas is an unfortunate illustration of what happens when police go too far. Kelly Thomas was a 37-year-old man. He was schizophrenic and homeless, living on the streets of Fullerton, California. He probably would have stayed that way if he hadn’t died […]
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With the New Year approaching, you are probably thinking about how to make 2014 better than 2013, and all the things you’d like to accomplish in the next 12 months. It’s not all gym memberships and deleting numbers out of your cell phone, though. Here at Premier Law Group, we like to remind people that […]
For most people, the holidays are a mix of the joy of family, presents, and time off with the stress of travel. On the days just before Christmas, as people rush to buy presents and travel to visit with family members, the roadways can be more dangerous than on the days surrounding Thanksgiving and New Year’s, according to a recent study. To reduce your risk while on the roads this year, here are some potential risks to avoid.
For expectant mothers, being in a car accident is a scary thing to consider. In addition to the injuries the mother can sustain, the growing baby can sustain a variety of injuries. Auto accidents are the leading cause of fetal mortality and serious maternal injury, affecting approximately 93,000 women each year. If you are in […]
Many injuries can result from an auto accident. Your spine, one of the most complex parts of your body, is also one of the vulnerable in the event of a collision. The effects of a spinal lumbar radiculopathy injury can be long-lasting and very painful.
The interesting thing about this case is determining who was at fault. Most would assume that the person that hit her and ultimately killed her would be the at fault party. However, in this case, the car that hit her was actually taking an evasive maneuver after another car failed to yield the right of way.
Whiplash is one of the most common injuries that can occur in a car accident. A study by European doctors found that whiplash can occur in collisions at speeds as low as 10 mph or less. One in five victims of rear-end car accidents experience whiplash, making it one of the most common auto accident injuries. Find out what you need to know about recovering from a whiplash injury.
Auto accident injuries can come in many different forms. Virtually any part of your body is vulnerable to the risk of injury. Trauma can have many different affects on your body. Spinal injures, such as cervical radiculopathy, are frequently the result of car accidents. Receiving this diagnosis from your doctor can be daunting, simply because you may not know what it means for you and your future quality of life.
This is Jason, and today I’m going to talk about IMEs. So what is an IME? It’s an Independent Medical Examination which is where the defense is allowed to send an injured person to a doctor of their choosing. Here’s the interesting thing about IMEs: They’re not really independent as the name would suggest.
You should always be focused on getting the medical attention you need to recover for your injuries. No amount of money can make up for your health and your health is the most important thing.