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Personal Injury Case Checklist

Filing a personal injury claim is typically the best–and often the only–way to recover compensation after you have been wrongly harmed by another’s negligence. And while many personal injury cases are straightforward, this doesn’t mean that getting a fair settlement is easy. In fact, even if your case appears to be cut and dry, there are a number of...

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What to Do after a New Mexico Truck Accident

On roads and highways throughout New Mexico, motorists share space with commercial truck drivers. The average automobile is dwarfed in size next to massive 18-wheelers, tractor-trailers, and other big rigs. When truck accidents happen, it is often automobile drivers who suffer the most serious harm. To ensure you get the compensation you need to recover, it is important to...

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What Is the Average Semi Truck Accident Settlement in New Mexico?

Eighteen-wheelers, tractor-trailers, and other types of big rigs are heavy and carry massive amounts of cargo. Accordingly, the injuries from these accidents are in some cases severe. Getting the maximum amount of compensation to your claim makes a major difference in terms of your recovery. Every truck accident is different. However, the following gives you some idea of what...

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3 Things to Bring to a Meeting with a Personal Injury Lawyer

If you have suffered an injury due to another’s negligence, you may have heard about the benefits of a free meeting with a personal injury lawyer near you. During a free consultation, you can discuss your case with the attorney, receive legal advice regarding what steps to take next, and get an honest opinion regarding whether or not you...

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The Most Common On The Job Oilfield Injuries

The oil and gas industry has one of the highest oilfield injury rates in the country and our oil field lawyers want to discuss the most common on-the-job oilfield injuries. The oil and gas industry in Texas and New Mexico has been a gift to the economy. It helps many residents earn money and secure a future for themselves and...

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Wrongful Death Lawsuits in New Mexico

Wrongful death lawsuits exist to compensate surviving family members when someone else causes a loved one’s death. Had your loved one lived, they could have brought a personal injury lawsuit themselves and held the defendant accountable for injuring them through negligent or reckless conduct. Simply because the victim has died, the defendant is not let off the hook. Instead,...

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| Read Time: 2 minutes | Accident Reports

How To Get an Accident Report in El Paso

Car accidents are at an all-time high in Texas, and those numbers are only increasing. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, 1 reportable crash occurred every 57 seconds; and from 2015 to 2016, car accident fatalities increased by 5.45%. If you or a loved one was involved in a car accident, you will likely need to obtain a copy...

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How Daylight Savings Time Affects Personal Injury

*This is a guest post from another attorney. The author’s views are his own and do not necessarily reflect the views of our firm. This does not constitute an endorsement of any attorney or firm. When you think about daylight savings time, personal injury law is probably one of the last things that come to your mind. Yet, every...

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