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What is the Average Workers’ Comp Settlement?

The average workers' comp settlement amount is approximately $22,535.62 based on settlements amounts from the last 8 years (2015 to 2023).
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What is the Average Truck Accident Settlement Amount?

The average truck accident settlement amount is $73,109.92, which includes cases where the defendant was operating a tractor trailer or other heavy/commercial truck. This data was derived from settlement amounts of trucking accident cases that were settled in the last 8 years (between 2015 and 2023).
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How Long Does A Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Take?

On average, most medical malpractice cases take 2-3 years to settle. However, if a medical malpractice case does not settle and goes to trial, the lawsuit can take up to 4 years. In cases where compensation exceeds $2 million, the timeline is often 5-15 years. No two medical malpractice lawsuits are the same, and many factors combine to determine how long your medical malpractice suit...
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What is the Average Cost of Hospital Bills Following a Car Accident?

The cost of an ambulance ride to the Emergency Room following a motor vehicle crash averages $900. The average price for an Emergency Room visit is $3,300, and the average inpatient hospitalization following a motor vehicle crash is $57,000. Additionally, the average air flight bill is $50,000. So, who is responsible for paying these bills? Assuming you have health insurance coverage and the crash occurred...
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What is the Average Personal Injury Settlement Amount?

The average personal injury settlement amount is approximately $75,904.90, which was derived from retrieving settlement amounts in personal injury cases that were settled in the last 8 years (between 2015 and 2023).
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Sidewalk Injury Lawsuits: Suing For Falls & Trips

While it may seem straightforward, that question is not as easy to answer as you might think. There are many factors that go into establishing fault in slip and fall cases. To be eligible to file a slip and fall claim and receive compensation, liability must be determined. Here’s how liability is determined. The first factor is determining who is responsible for maintaining the sidewalk....
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Luvox – Side Effects, History & Removal From The Market

Luvox (fluvoxamine maleate) is an SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor). It has been primarily used to treat Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD). The drug, Luvox is marketed under the names: Luvox Luvox CR Fluvoxamine Fluvoxamine Maleate Luvox CR, manufactured by Jazz pharmaceuticals, has recently come under fire from the FDA for it deceptive marketing practices . In 2010, the FDA warned...
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Who Is At Fault in A Rear-end Accident? (Missouri’s Rear-end Doctrine)

Rear-end collisions are the most common motor vehicle accidents, accounting for almost one-third of all collisions in the US. They typically happen at stoplights and stop signs, during rush hour traffic, and during weather conditions that make the roads more hazardous. In addition, Rear-end collisions run the gamut in severity, ranging from no damage at all to catastrophic loss, including death. Even though the US...
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Can I File a Medical Malpractice Claim Myself?

You can file your own medical malpractice claim. However, due to the complex matters of litigation in medical malpractice cases, it’s generally not recommended for the average individual. Medical malpractice law is one of the most challenging areas of litigation, and the length of a medical malpractice case can take years, especially for higher value claims. Additionally, a plaintiff in a medical negligence claim must...
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Medical Malpractice Statute of Limitations in Missouri

The statute of limitations for medical malpractice in Missouri is 2 years, meaning a patient has 2 years from the date of injury to file a complaint with the court. (RSMo. §516.105). However, medical malpractice claims are unique in that patients may either not know they are injured immediately or not know that their injury is due to a healthcare provider’s error. According to Missouri’s...
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