What is Personal Injury Mediation?
May 6, 2022
There is more than one way of resolving a personal injury dispute aside from going to court. Rather than going to court or before going to court, you can opt for an alternative dispute resolution process such as mediation. What is personal injury mediation? It is an alternative dispute resolution process whereby a third party […]
What Does a Personal Injury Lawyer do?
March 23, 2022
An individual obtains a personal injury when they get into an accident where their body is physically and emotionally injured as a result of another person’s carelessness, negligence, intentional act or reckless behavior. When this happens a claim can be made and an individual can obtain compensation. A personal injury lawyer can help the grieved […]
How Do You Prove a Wrongful Death Claim in Illinois?
January 20, 2022
When a person's life ends tragically because of another person's negligence, family members are left devastated. They need to grieve, and the last thing they think about is a wrongful death lawsuit. At CCAL, our personal injury lawyers understand that the recovery of financial compensation can never compensate for the pain of losing a loved […]
Will I Have to Go to Trial for an Injury Claim?
January 5, 2022
Most personal injury claims are resolved before the injured party files a personal injury lawsuit. However, if a reasonable settlement can't be reached outside of court, your personal injury lawyer will file a lawsuit in court and you will proceed with trial for an injury claim. A judge will typically set a deadline for phases […]
Should I Release My Medical Records to an Insurance Adjuster?
December 6, 2021
After you report your accident, and even before you file an accident claim, an insurance adjuster will call you. The insurance claims adjuster is paid to investigate your personal injury claim and gather evidence. And to determine if the insurance company will have to compensate you for your personal injuries and other financial losses suffered […]
What To Do If You Get In A Car Accident Over The Holidays?
November 22, 2021
The risk of getting into motor vehicle crashes is exponentially higher during holidays than on regular days. Statistics show that the week between Christmas and New Year is typically the most dangerous time for drivers, followed by Thanksgiving. Alcohol consumption is one of the primary factors in fatal accidents during the holiday season, but so […]
Six Most Common Causes of Slip and Falls
October 20, 2021
Often, we witness or hear about people sustaining injuries, such as fractures, traumatic brain injury, a broken bone, soft tissue injuries, and spinal cord injury, from slip and fall hazards. Odds are that you too may have lost balance or tripped and fell off while walking down the stairs. A slip and fall is a […]
Can I Recover Compensation for Future Medical Treatments?
September 6, 2021
After being involved in an accident, you may suffer from emotional, physical, and financial losses. These may include unexpected medical expenses, weeks or even months of lost income, and non-economic damages, such as mental anguish and emotional distress. If another person is liable for your injuries, you could recover financial damages for these damages by […]
What to Expect From Personal Injury Mediation
July 18, 2021
When two or more parties are in dispute mediation works in a way to help them come together and find a solution. They talk about the concerns and the issues that they have in the presence of a mediator. During mediation, a mediator’s role is no to decide who is wrong or right. Also, they […]
20 Best Chiropractors in Chicago
June 18, 2021
If you are suffering from a disc injury, muscle strains, joint, shoulder, general back pain, or other health concerns there is no need to suffer any longer. Chiropractors have the expertise and excellent experience with all types of injuries to provide a personalized treatment plan for each patient, helping them live healthy, pain-free lives. Chiropractic […]