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How Much Will My Brain Injury Cost Me?

Brain injuries can exact a devastating toll on individuals and their families, encompassing a complex web of financial, emotional, and psychological costs. Financially, the expenses can be staggering, with medical bills, rehabilitation, and ongoing care often reaching astronomical figures. Some studies indicate that the lifetime costs of treatment for a traumatic brain injury are estimated to range from $85,000...

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How Much Is My Brain Injury Case Worth?

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) takes a staggering toll on the United States, both in human suffering and economic costs. With over 1.5 million TBIs annually, the financial burden is substantial. Direct medical expenses and long-term consequences like cognitive impairments and disability can lead to significant lifetime earning losses.  Each brain injury case is unique, and it is challenging to...

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Product Liability in the Age of E-Commerce

Product liability in the age of E-Commerce is becoming increasingly important as online shopping grows and impacts our daily lives. These days, you can buy anything from household goods to brand-new cars from online vendors.  But this convenience doesn’t make using products safer. Items bought online can still cause severe harm due to defects or other issues. If you...

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Do Motorcyclists Always Have the Right of Way?

Right of way is the system that determines the order of how people enter traffic. When everyone understands this process, it leads to a smooth flow of traffic and safer road conditions.  However, drivers often see motorcyclists weaving through traffic and rolling through stop signs. This may cause them to wonder if motorcyclists have to follow the same traffic...

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| Read Time: 5 minutes | Car Accidents

Steps to Take in a Minor Car Accident

In 2022, over 150,000 car crashes in California caused over 226,000 injuries. While some of these were serious accidents, many of them were minor crashes. Even small fender benders can cause significant financial and emotional burdens.  The Frederick Law Firm represents clients in a range of personal injury matters. Our attorneys can guide you on the steps to take...

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Mental Health and Personal Injury: Addressing Emotional Trauma

A personal injury can be a life-altering event, leaving more than physical scars. Emotional trauma often accompanies bodily injury, and understanding and addressing these psychological wounds is as essential to recovery as managing physical ones. Common psychological injuries include post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, anxiety, and panic disorders. While these conditions can feel debilitating, remedies such as therapy, legal...

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How Much Will My Car Accident Cost Me? 

Car accidents can profoundly impact your life physically, emotionally, and financially. While they vary in severity, even minor accidents can result in significant financial burdens. According to the National Safety Council, total motor vehicle injury costs in the U.S. were estimated at $498.3 billion in 2021.  If you have been involved in a car crash, you may be wondering,...

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Average Rideshare Accident Settlement in CA

Understanding the average rideshare accident settlement in CA is important as, in recent years, the rise of ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft has revolutionized the way people travel. However, as the popularity of rideshare app usage increases, the risk of accidents involving rideshare drivers also increases. Being involved in a car accident is a stressful and often traumatic...

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What Is Considered a Catastrophic Injury in California?

Unfortunately, there are many accidents that result in injuries. Some injuries are so severe they are catastrophic. Catastrophic injuries happen without warning and change your life forever. But what is considered a catastrophic injury in California? A catastrophic injury is one that leaves you permanently disabled and unable to live your life the way you used to. Common implications...

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Can I Sue If a Bicycle Hits My Car in California?

Can I sue if a bicycle hits my car in California? Yes, in certain circumstances, you can pursue legal action if a bicycle collides with your vehicle. Bicycles are an essential mode of transportation. They are much cheaper than cars and are more environmentally friendly. But bicyclists are in danger on the road just as much as car and...

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