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Hiring An Attorney For Dog Attack Injuries

Hey there, I am Erin Arnolds. I was simply walking down the street a year ago, minding my own business, when a dog burst out from behind a house and attacked me. I was helpless to protect myself from the ferocious bites and scratches from that angry animal. Neighbors finally came out and pulled the dog off me, which ended up saving my life. At the hospital, I received hundreds of stitches and stayed in a medically induced coma for several weeks. Upon coming out of the coma, I immediately called a lawyer to receive help suing the dog owners for the attack. I needed to have my hospital bills and lost wages covered by the owners of that vicious dog. Due to that experience, I created this site to help others learn how to hire a lawyer and obtain compensation for injuries caused by a dog attack.


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3 Steps To Help You Figure Out If You Qualify For Workers’ Compensation

Getting injured at work means the employer is liable for the medical costs and other damages. Your employer should protect you from occupation-related injuries and sicknesses. When an accident happens, they will have an insurance plan in place to cover your injuries and stop you from having to pursue liability claims. It is advisable to hire a lawyer if you suspect your claim might not be straightforward. Here are three steps to help you determine if you qualify for compensation Read More 

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Can You Lose Your SSDI Benefits? What Claimants Should Know

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How A Guardian Ad Litem Becomes Part Of Your Child Custody Case

When child custody is in dispute, the court may assign a guardian ad litem (GAL) to your case. This position carries a lot of power, and their opinion is often held in high regard by the judge. To learn more, read on. What to Know About the Guardian Ad Litem In some cases, this person is an attorney or a social worker. They are usually trained, regardless of their background, in child custody law and how to make observations for the court. Read More