The only hard deadline to file your claim is the Statute Of Limitations (SOL), a law that sets a strict time limit for filing your case to recover damages. In Washington state, the statute of limitations is 3 years from the date of your accident or injury. Revised Code Of Washington (RCW) 4.16.080 “(2) An […]
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The truth is that it is impossible to know exactly what your case is worth until you reach a certain point in the case when you have sufficient information. Every claim is unique because every BODY is different. The same type of accident or injury may affect one person differently than it affects another. The […]
There are several steps you should take immediately following a car accident: 1) Move your vehicle away from oncoming traffic to avoid any additional accidents. 2) Make sure you’re in a safe place and call the police (dial 911 if anyone is injured). 3) Wait for the police to arrive and file an accident report, […]
Medical treatment after an accident can be very expensive. A big misconception is that the person who caused your injury is going to pay your medical bills as they accrue. Unfortunately, you won’t receive a series of small checks up front to pay your medical treatment. It is not until the end of your case […]
They are infinite ways that you can do things to damage the value of your own case. Most of them are what we called “not fatal damages” but will make things harder or potentially lower the value of your case. As we see them coming up, we will warn you. However, there are two big […]
Yes, but it’s often not in your best interest. You may feel confident in your ability to represent yourself without the assistance of a skilled and experienced attorney. However, it is important to be aware of the benefits of hiring a lawyer: An attorney knows the value of your claim. Prior to a trial, insurance […]
Anytime someone is injured or has property that is damaged because of the negligence of someone else, then, in theory, they have a case. This is based on the negligence laws in Washington State. Negligence is defined as failure to exercise duty of care, which means the type of care that an average, reasonable person […]
Each personal injury case is unique, and the length of time it takes to resolve a case varies. Like you, we prefer cases to resolve as quickly as possible. However, a competent attorney will never resolve a case before the full nature of the client’s injuries are known. This means that the client must have […]
The thought of filing a claim can be overwhelming, especially when you are recovering from a motor vehicle accident or injury. Whether your case goes to court or not, our goal is to lessen the unknowns and provide you some peace-of-mind by guiding you through the legal process step by step. To answer some of […]
Lost Income: Can I recover money for the time I missed work due to my injuries One of the elements of damages that we can recover is lost income. If you’re injured in an accident and your doctor says that you cannot work, then you’re entitled to recover money for the time that you missed […]