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Can I Still Recover Compensation if my Personal Injury Claim was Denied?

If you or a loved one was injured in an accident and your personal injury claim was denied, you may still be eligible for compensation to cover medical costs, lost income if you missed work, property losses and other damages related to the incident. Having a knowledgeable attorney review your claim could help, even if […]

What is Mediation in a Personal Injury Claim?

Personal injury claims can sometimes take time to resolve, especially when the insurance company denies the claim or makes lowball settlement offers. Insurance companies make undervalued offers, because they know victims may be desperate for compensation to cover medical expenses and other damages. An experienced attorney can provide perspective regarding the potential value of your […]

Personal Injury Claims: Reasons Why You Need to See a Doctor First

If you are injured in an accident, the first and most important step is to visit a medical professional for an evaluation and treatment. Not only are your health and well-being top priorities, without verification from a qualified medical expert of a significant injury, you may not have a valid claim. If you attempt to […]

Why Is It Important for Injury Victims to Continue Medical Treatment?

Injury victims often wonder what they can do to assist their lawyers in pursuing compensation through an insurance claim or personal injury lawsuit. While there are a variety of ways victims may be able to help their lawyers, one of the most important things they can do is to keep going to their doctor and […]

Arnold Law Firm Taking Precautions Against Spread of Coronvirus

We know many of our clients have concerns about in-person contact at this time. Here at the Arnold Law Firm, we are taking precautions to limit the spread of COVID-19 and preserve the health of our employees, clients and community. Rest assured that the continuity of your legal representation has not been impacted. The Arnold […]

Why Should an Expert Witness Testify in My Personal Injury Case?

When you decide to file a personal injury claim because of injuries you suffered in an accident, you may have the option of including expert witness testimony to help win the case. An expert witness can use his or her professional training and experience to support a strong argument for various aspects of your case, […]

What You Should Know About Brain Injuries

According to the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA), someone suffers from a brain injury every nine seconds in the United States. The BIAA estimates more than 3.5 million people sustain acquired brain injuries (ABI) every year, and this does not include degenerative, congenital, hereditary or birth injuries. These are just some of the reasons […]

How Is Future Lost Income Assessed in a Personal Injury Claim?

If you were injured because of someone else’s negligence, you may be able to pursue compensation for damages you suffered, including past, current and future expenses. Your lost income may be a significant portion of your damage claim, but it can be difficult to calculate how much this may be worth. A Sacramento personal injury […]

Determining Fault for an Electric Scooter Accident

As electric scooters (e-scooters) have become more popular, related injuries have become more common. According to a Consumer Reports investigation, there were more than 1,500 e-scooter injuries across the country between the end of 2017 and beginning of 2019, despite many hospitals not yet tracking these figures. When e-scooter injuries occur, victims may be unsure […]

Am I Required to Pay Back My Health Insurer After Receiving an Injury Settlement?

Injury victims often use their health insurance to cover medical treatment while their attorney pursues an injury claim against the at-fault party. However, you may not realize that, when you signed up for health insurance, you probably signed a document that included an agreement to reimburse the insurance company if you are awarded an injury […]

Will I Need to Go to Trial for My Personal Injury Claim?

Most personal injury claims are resolved through a settlement before going to trial. However, sometimes a trial becomes necessary to pursue the full value of a case. Learn more about why some claims may go to trial and why others may not. Why Most Cases Settle When a case is settled, both sides come to […]

After an Accident: How Social Media Can Impact Your Personal Injury Claim

Social media posts can seriously jeopardize your personal injury claim or the possibility of a fair settlement. Details provided about your case may become potential evidence for the defense attorney or insurance adjuster. No matter how harmless your comments and photos may seem, anything you post online may be twisted and used against you. It […]