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If I am involved in a car accident, do I need a Seattle WA personal injury attorney?

When you are involved in an accident or personal injury situation, you probably aren’t fully aware of your rights, what benefits you can claim, how to choose healthcare providers, and what loss of income and other expenses you deserve to have repaid. By hiring a skilled Seattle personal attorney who knows how to evaluate and document your claim, you can be sure that you will recover what you deserve.
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What you should know about wrongful death claims

A wrongful death claim arises when an individual is killed due to the negligence or misconduct of another person, company or entity. How do you know if you have a wrongful death claim, or what to file and how?
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The biggest mistakes you can make to ruin your Washington personal injury claim.

Most people who are involved in an accident or suffer a personal injury don’t have any idea what they should do. Even more important, however, is that they don’t know what they should not do.
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What you should know about working with your insurance company after a personal injury.

Insurance companies are for-profit corporations. They make money by taking in premiums for their policies and then avoiding paying out claims under those policies. Here are six key things to remember.
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What you should do when you have been in a car accident.

What to do at the accident and after the accident - and how to decide whether you need a lawyer.
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What you should know about whiplash injuries.

Whiplash is a unique injury that happens most often to drivers or passengers during rear-end collision automobile accidents. You don’t need to be involved in a high-speed crash for a whiplash injury to result.
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Our Case Results

Degloving Injury$2,400,000
Degloving Injury
from defective power winch.
Wrongful Death$1,925,000
Wrongful Death
from head-on van accident.
Rollover Accident$1,925,000
Rollover Accident
resulting in wrongful death.
Wrongful Death$1,625,000
Wrongful Death
from highway design defect.
Car Accident$595,000
Car Accident
injuries to 47-year-old woman.
Wrongful Death$460,695
Wrongful Death
oncoming traffic accident.
Rear-End Collision$450,000
Rear-End Collision
resulting in lower back injury.
Car Accident$390,000
Car Accident
resulting in fractured leg.
Car Sideswipe$390,000
Car Sideswipe
resulting in injured back.
Head-On Collision$372,000
Head-On Collision
resulting in fractured pelvis.
Car Accident$360,000
Car Accident
resulting in lower back injury.
Car Accident$275,000
Car Accident
resulting in jaw fracture.
Overturned Truck$230,000
Overturned Truck
resulting in broken ribs.
Head-On Collision$230,000
Head-On Collision
resulting in shoulder injury.
Motorcycle Accident$225,000
Motorcycle Accident
resulting in leg fracture.

Written by Joseph Pendergast, this book is designed to help people who have suffered a personal injury understand their rights and the steps to take to be sure they get the compensation they deserve.

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