140 Search Results for rear end collision

May 3, 2016 at 9:06 pm

It Is Six Months After My Rear End Collison: What Should I Do?

...s such as missed work, missed vacations, inability to engage family and friends, and inability to perform usual activities, you have work ahead reconstructing that information. It is much better to record that stuff as it happens. But, I stress that it may not be too late. If you have not retained competent counsel, you must do so immediately. The title of this article assumes you have not hired counsel and that time is running out. But, (you ask)...

March 6, 2013 at 1:26 pm

Fundamental Precautions – Before and After Your Serious Collision

...brace. Your spouse is frazzled and anxious. You can’t get the noise of the collision out of your head. Nor can you forget the $80,000 of medical bills you have received, much, or all, of which is not covered by a medical insurance. If you are “lucky”, you were hit by a Fed Ex truck. In such cases, caused by the driver of a commercial vehicle, you may receive something close to “full reimbursement”, IF you have a good lawyer. But, if you are “unluc...

January 23, 2015 at 1:18 am

Digging Down – On Organizing and Preparing Your Case

...What she did to abuse our children.”, or, “The reasons I did not cause the collision.”, or, “My symptoms from the collision.” b. Each item must be concise, 1-2 lines, and numbered in a list, directly below the title. The Timeline 26. We use the “Object Lists” and “The Top Ten Lists” when we create our timeline of facts. We sort them chronologically. Then we put the important ones into TimeMap in individual flags. It is a handy little app, but hard...

May 7, 2020 at 9:44 pm

A Legal Resource if Your Life is Off-Kilter

...along. Starting last to first: The answer is clear for the person who was rear-ended. It would have been better if you had called me when the collision occurred, but call now: 304 472-7477. Or write me at hunterjb@hunterlawfirm.net. Our process is a smooth one. You pay nothing if we don’t get your recovery, and our contingent fees are below those charged by most firms. Our 40+ years of practice means we can maximize the net to you while usually a...

April 3, 2014 at 8:41 pm

Table of Contents

...r all courts is … 2016/05/04 2016-05-04 22:37:20 It Is Six Months After My Rear End Collison: What Should I Do? The question above is a good one, but a tad late. Let’s discuss whether it is too late. If you … 2016/05/03 2016-05-03 21:06:10 Why is it Ok for WV Lawyers to “Live it Up” at the Greenbrier? Last year, at my first meeting of the board of governors of the West Virginia State Bar, I learned this … 2016/04/06 2016-04-06 21:12:03 Another Tab...

April 29, 2020 at 5:41 pm

A ROADMAP TO BURTON HUNTER’S IDEAS AND “WISDOM”

...ch for “Slip and Fall”: https://tinyurl.com/ydfp4tzl Blog Search for “Rear End Collision”: https://tinyurl.com/y8ybdzaw Blog Search for “Car Wreck”: https://tinyurl.com/y9e8fbnd Blog Search for “Auto Accident”: https://tinyurl.com/yca7tw8r Blog Search for “Truck Collision”: https://tinyurl.com/ybce32jw Blog Search for “Contingent Fee”: https://tinyurl.com/ybey7gln Blog Search for “Insurance” and “Claim”: https://tinyurl.com/y9bcyrwy Blog Search fo...

June 1, 2011 at 9:06 pm

Why Should I Retain Burton Hunter For My Personal Injury Claim?

...yers competing for my attention. As for question # 1, even a “routine rear end collision” creates many tasks and issues to be resolved. These tasks include analyzing the various insurance coverages, communicating with your own carrier and the other guy’s, getting your bills paid, obtaining a rental car, locating and interviewing key potential witnesses, collecting your medical records and bills, getting key photos of the vehicles and the scene bef...

October 21, 2014 at 7:44 pm

When You Can’t or Won’t hire a lawyer? A $500 Option.

...ased personal injury claim, such as serious injuries resulting from a rear end collision, the kindest think I can say to a person who tries to document and settle that case without counsel is “foolish”. Forget your pre-conceptions and just give me a call. You will learn a lot, at no financial risk. 2. In those cases, the lawyer works for no fee until the money is collected. Most charge 25%-33 1/3% of any sum(s) recovered, but our firm takes just 2...

January 24, 2018 at 9:43 pm

A Personal Injury Glossary: Negligence, Insurance, and the Rest

...per-extension injuries. The most common event causing “whiplash” is a rear end collision where the injured person’s body is driven forward by the seat back and the head, at the end of a slender stalk known as the cervical spine, bends sharply backward before being slung violent forward. The injury is often to the “soft tissue” tendons and muscles what have microscopic or larger tears, and disks or bursa that can bulge or herniate with painful resu...

August 17, 2014 at 6:06 pm

A Personal View of How to Find the Best Lawyer

...oo long that day in the heat and passed out at the wheel. 2. The resulting collision resulted in serious injury and hundreds of thousands of dollars of medical expenses to the couple, weeks of hospitalization, endangerment to the viability of the family business, and massive future potential medical expenses. 3. Although they had done exactly what there’s insurance agent recommended, and even purchased “personal umbrella coverage, they received a...