Category: Personal Injury News

Personal injury news for the New Jersey area. See some of the latest news about personal injury cases and other useful information about what you should do if you have been injured and are looking to seek legal representation.

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
attorney car accident

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
attorney accident

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

Accident Claim Injury Compensation

  • By Marc S. Berman
accident claim

If you have a valid accident claim for personal injury, you can generally obtain compensation for several things. These typically include medical bills not covered by insurance, and lost wages. (There are exceptions in some cases.) Medical expenses and lost wages are usually not hard to calculate. Just add up the relevant medical bills. Then Read More

5 Things to Do After an Accident

  • By Marc S. Berman
after an accident

What you do right after an accident may determine whether you will receive any compensation for your injuries. Let’s say that someone else’s negligence caused an accident that injured you. It might have been a car accident in Paterson. Or perhaps you slipped and fell on a wet floor at a store in Paramus. Or Read More

Best Accident Lawyer Traits – Top 3

  • By Marc S. Berman
best accident lawyer

You suffered a severe injury in an accident and need to find the best accident lawyer to represent you. The accident took place near your Bergen County, New Jersey home. Let’s say you live in Ridgewood. Let’s further assume that the person who caused the accident is from Passaic County, Say Clifton. Maybe it was a Read More

Is Permanent Injury Necessary for a Claim?

  • By Marc S. Berman
Permanent injury claim

You have an accident, suffer personal injury and hire a New Jersey lawyer. At the time you suffered the personal injury, you worked for a company in Clifton that rents chairs to customers who need them to stage lectures, musical performances, etc. You were in the process of arranging the chairs at a customer’s premises Read More