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What To Do After A Car Accident

  • By Marc S. Berman
What To Do After A Car Crash

What to do after a car accident? 7 Things You Must Do Right Away If You’Re Hurt After A Car Accident No one expects to be involved in one. But thousands of car accidents occur every day. If you are injured in a car crash, “What to do after a car accident?” becomes a crucial Read More


Personal Injury Accident Medical Treatment

  • By Marc S. Berman
personal injury accident

You have been the victim of a personal injury accident. Your doctor says that you need certain medical treatment. Let’s say that the treatment involves major surgery. You are afraid to get the surgery because of the potential side effects. If you refuse to submit to the proposed treatment, will that negatively affect your legal case? That Read More


Free Consultation FAQ

  • By Marc S. Berman
free legal consultation

Most personal injury lawyers offer a free consultation. What exactly does a free consultation consist of? Here are some frequently asked questions about free consultations: Q. Is a free consultation really totally free? Are there no hidden costs? A. With a reputable attorney, free means free. The only cost you may have is the cost Read More


How Long Does a Personal Injury Case Take?

  • By Marc S. Berman
How long does a personal injury case take

Exactly How Long Does a Personal Injury Case Take to Settle? This post features a video that answers the question “how long does a personal injury case take to settle?” To read a written article that answers the question “how long does a personal injury video take,” see my earlier blog post on the same topic.


Injury Lawsuit – How Long? (Pt. 2)

  • By Marc S. Berman
injury lawsuit

(This post is a continuation of my last one. In it, I explained why it is not always necessary for an injury victim to file an injury lawsuit. I further explained that, when necessary, an injury lawsuit is often not filed until at least a year after an accident. That is in order to allow the Read More


Injury Claims -How Long Do They Take?

  • By Marc S. Berman
injury claims

Injury claims can be stressful. To begin with, there is the stress of the accident itself. Then, there is the galling fact that, through no fault of your own, someone else injured you. It doesn’t matter whether you suffered the injury in a car accident, or in a slip and fall, or through medical malpractice, Read More


Car Accident Injuries Are Not All Equal

  • By Marc S. Berman
car accident injuries

Were you injured in a car accident? Do all car accident injuries qualify you for monetary compensation? Not quite. This video podcast tells you which car accident injuries ARE compensable. To read the script of the podcast, click here:


Attorney Car Accident Advice: Injuries

  • By Marc S. Berman
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Here is some good attorney car accident advice about car accident injuries. Let’s say another driver crashes into your car while you are driving it. As a result, you suffer an injury. The accident was not your fault. Let’s say further that you live in Bergen County, in Fair Lawn. (Or in Teaneck, Paramus, Ridgewood, Glen Read More


How Soon Should You Hire an Accident Lawyer?

  • By Marc S. Berman

Here’s my latest video podcast, which discusses how soon should you hire an accident lawyer, after you are injured by someone else’s negligence. To read the script of the podcast, click here.


Hire a Personal Injury Attorney Promptly

  • By Marc S. Berman
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You suffered personal injury in an accident and want to know when you should first contact an attorney. The accident wasn’t even your fault. Whether your injury was caused by a car accident, medical malpractice, a defective product, a slip and fall, or a dog bite, the answer to your question would be the same. Read More


What To Do If A Doctor Commits Malpractice

  • By Marc S. Berman
what to do if a doctor

What to do if a doctor makes a mistake and you suffer harm as a result? Knowing what to do if a doctor commits malpractice may make the difference in whether or not you can obtain compensation later. Here are five key steps to take right away after a medical error: WHAT TO DO IF Read More