Monthly Archives: September 2016

Why You Need to Hire a Workers Compensation Lawyer


You may be wondering when you should hire a workers compensation lawyer.  If there are any complex issues in your case, the wisest decision is to consult with a Workers Compensation attorney. For instance, if your employer denies your claim or you do not receive your benefits as you should, then an attorney should get [ ] The post Why You Need to Hire a Workers Compensation Lawyer appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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The Dangers of Missouri Aggressive Driving


The legal concept of aggressive driving describes a variety of traffic offenses that display a certain type of aggressiveness, usually meant to save time. These offenses include following too closely, speeding, unsafe lane changes, failing to signal intent to change lanes, and other forms of negligent or inconsiderate driving. This driving behavior is most often [ ] The post The Dangers of Missouri Aggressive Driving appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Medical Malpractice Lawyer Can Help Birth Injury Claims


When death or injury involves medical care and possible negligence, the assistance of a medical malpractice lawyer can be invaluable.  Medical negligence cases are usually complicated to litigate and sometimes difficult to prove.  Doctors and other health care providers are expected to follow certain standards of care as they perform their jobs.  When they fail [ ] The post Medical Malpractice Lawyer Can Help Birth Injury Claims appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Dangers of Aggressive Driving


Dangers of Aggressive Driving from Wesley Cottrell One major concern in highway and traffic safety is the increase in reports of aggressive driving. However, the concept of aggressive driving is not really understood, or well-defined, for that matter. Most people see aggressive driving as being synonymous with road rage. However, these two concepts are not [ ] The post Dangers of Aggressive Driving appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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I Applied for Social Security Disability, Now What?


After submitting your application for Social Security disability, you will typically need to provide documented support from your doctor.  As your Social Security Disability attorney will tell you, there are a few exceptions to that requirement where approval is automatic, such as when your condition can be found on the impairment listing.  However, in most [ ] The post I Applied for Social Security Disability, Now What? appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Joplin Personal Injury Attorney Explains What Juries Do


It is true that a quick resolution of a personal injury case is usually what victims would prefer. The sooner a case can be resolved, the sooner the parties can go on with their lives. Unfortunately, settlement is not always a reality in every case. Some personal injury cases ultimately go to trial. At that [ ] The post Joplin Personal Injury Attorney Explains What Juries Do appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Car Accident Attorney Can Help When Family May be Liable


In order to recover following a car accident, you have to first determine who is at fault.  Your car accident attorney can help with this determination. Liability cannot be placed on anyone until it is determine who caused the accident, or put another way, whose negligence lead to your injuries.  Depending on how serious the [ ] The post Car Accident Attorney Can Help When Family May be Liable appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Personal Injury Lawyer Answers Questions about Wrongful Death Cases


There is no question that the unexpected death of a loved one is devastating. The loss will take both an emotional and financial toll on every family. When a death is unexpectedly caused by the negligence of someone else, it may be difficult to know where to begin. Your personal injury lawyer can tell you [ ] The post Personal Injury Lawyer Answers Questions about Wrongful Death Cases appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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7 Things You Should Know Before Filing a Social Security Disability Claim


Applying for Social Security benefits can be a difficult, and somewhat intimidating, process. It usually requires strict adherence to complex rules regarding both eligibility and the application itself. Completing the required forms accurately can be overwhelming, or maybe even confusing. But completing them properly can improve your chances of being approved the first time. The [ ] The post 7 Things You Should Know Before Filing a Social Security Disability Claim appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Joplin Personal Injury Attorney Explains Liability for Dog Bite Injuries


Each state has its own laws which determine who is liable for a dog bite injury.  That liability is generally based on who was responsible for supervising the dog and whether or not that individual knew of any propensity the dog may have had to bite or otherwise be aggressive.  Although typically the owner of [ ] The post Joplin Personal Injury Attorney Explains Liability for Dog Bite Injuries appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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