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What constitutes negligence?

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Negligence is when a person’s failure to act responsibly causes you harm; it is defined as the carelessness of another to act within the recognized standards of behavior established by law. The state of Washington uses comparative negligence to determine who is at fault for an accident, which means that you can be partially responsible […]

What is comparative negligence?

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Comparative negligence is what is used in Washington State to determine who is at fault for what percentage of the accident. Fault can be divided up between the parties and even if you are partially at fault you may still receive a settlement. Washington State uses a system known as pure contributory negligence. This means […]

Construction Site Injuries FAQS

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Why do I need a construction injury attorney? Who is responsible if I suffer an injury on a construction site? How frequently do construction site injuries occur? What are the most common construction site injuries? What trades have the highest injury rates? What is meant by a cap on damages? What is the statute of […]

Personal Injury FAQs

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I was recently involved in a hit-and-run accident and sustained pretty bad injuries. I have been to see the doctor and he recommended that I see a specialist. But, who can I sue for the money to cover all of my costs? I shouldn’t have to pay when it wasn’t even my fault and the […]

Am I guaranteed to get compensation for pain and suffering?

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No. It can sometimes be very difficult to get the insurance company to pay for pain and suffering. If you were involved in a serious accident you should at least consult with an experienced Seattle personal injury attorney to find out if they think that you should receive money for pain and suffering. Most insurance […]

What does pain and suffering mean in regards to my personal injury case?

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Pain and suffering covers both mental and physical distress that you suffered due to the accident. Washington State law says that pain and suffering can include but is not limited to: inconvenience, mental anguish, and emotional distress that has already been experienced and with reasonable probability will be experienced in the future.