Monthly Archives: October 2016

Beware of Social Media While your Personal Injury Case is Pending


It is not uncommon for some to post details about their lives, almost daily, on social media outlets such as Facebook and Twitter.  But, for those who have a pending personal injury case, your personal injury lawyer will tell you to be careful.  The reality is, defense attorneys and insurance adjusters are notorious for finding [ ] The post Beware of Social Media While your Personal Injury Case is Pending appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Tricks to Avoiding Motorcycle Accidents


Tricks to Avoiding Motorcycle Accidents from Wesley Cottrell This is probably the most common motorcycle accident scenario. The driver of a car does not see you, or does not judge your speed accurately and turns in front of you at an intersection.  Learn more about motorcycle accidents in Arkansas in this presentation. The post Tricks to Avoiding Motorcycle Accidents appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Hit and Run Accidents Explained by a Car Accident Lawyer


If someone is involved in an accident and leaves the scene, it is considered a hit and run.   As any car accident lawyer will tell you, hit and run can involve not just drivers and passengers, but also pedestrians and fixed objects, such as other cars.  Most states have hit and run laws that set [ ] The post Hit and Run Accidents Explained by a Car Accident Lawyer appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Discussing Retaliation with your Workers Compensation Lawyer


A common question from clients who have been injured on the job is whether they can be fired while taking workers compensation leave. The answer is not as simple as yes or no. While you cannot be terminated simply because of a workers compensation claim, it is possible to be terminated while you have an [ ] The post Discussing Retaliation with your Workers Compensation Lawyer appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Settling a Personal Injury Claim in Arkansas


If you have been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, there are basically two ways to receive compensation for that injury.  You can either settle the case out of court or obtain a judgment from the court.  Although a jury verdict in a civil lawsuit would likely result in a larger recovery, jury [ ] The post Settling a Personal Injury Claim in Arkansas appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Social Security Disability Issues for Disabled Adults


For those who have adult children with disabilities, whose care they provide, there can be some rather complex issues with regards to Social Security disability benefits.  If you have a son or daughter with a disability who is now an adult, you need to know about these particular issues, so you can provide the best [ ] The post Social Security Disability Issues for Disabled Adults appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Springfield Auto Accident Lawyer Explains Soft Tissue Injuries


If you are wondering which types of injuries are the most common following auto accidents, your Springfield auto accident lawyer will probably tell you it is whiplash. Whiplash is basically one type of soft tissue injury. According to reports from the National Transportation Safety Board, an auto accident occurs every 10 seconds in the U.S. [ ] The post Springfield Auto Accident Lawyer Explains Soft Tissue Injuries appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Free Report: Tricks to Avoiding Motorcycle Accidents in Arkansas


There is no question that riding a motorcycle can be dangerous.  Although they do not provide the best protection in an accident, they do come with incredibly powerful brakes, obstruction-free vision, excellent handling and tires with a good grip. If you can stay calm, use common sense and follow these helpful tricks, you may be [ ] The post Free Report: Tricks to Avoiding Motorcycle Accidents in Arkansas appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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