All personal injury settlements in New Jersey are subject to medical liens. Healthcare providers, hospitals, and insurance companies can all assert claims for a lien against your personal injury settlement for repayment of medical care costs. It is essential that accident victims retain an experienced New Jersey personal injury lawyer to help ensure any medical […]
Category: Personal Injury
Obtaining Medical Records in New Jersey
Medical records are not only a critical aspect of your health care, but they should also be accessible for any potential legal proceedings. Your medical records are protected by federal and state laws because they contain a personal and detailed history of your health condition, treatments, and ongoing care. They are also used by other […]
How Do You Pay Medical Bills After a Car Accident in New Jersey?
A car accident can happen at any time and completely change your life in an instant, particularly if you suffer injuries. Most car accidents, regardless of the severity, result in at least minor injuries. Following an accident you should always seek medical evaluation, even if you believe you were unhurt in the accident. Many internal […]
How to Recover Lost Income After a Car Accident in New Jersey
A car accident can turn your life upside down, especially if you suffer injuries that prevent you from working. In New Jersey, when a reckless driver injures you in a car accident, you may be entitled to file a claim for lost wages. New Jersey labor laws define wages as the direct monetary compensation you […]
What Are Average Car Accident Settlements for Neck and Back Injuries?
Car accidents can cause serious neck and back injuries, even if passengers are wearing their seatbelts. Pain, mobility problems, and even permanent disability are just a few possible complications of these types of injuries. Financial settlements provide compensation for injured parties who require costly medical care, cannot work, or have experienced a decline in their […]