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Personal Injury BLOG

What Happens after a Deposition in a Personal Injury Case?

If you were injured in an accident that was not your fault in Illinois, you could seek compensation from the at-fault party through a personal injury claim or lawsuit. One of the early steps in personal injury litigation is a deposition. Understanding what a deposition is and what happens after it is done can help… Read More

When You Should Hire a Lawyer After an Accident

You should hire a personal injury attorney if you get hurt in an accident. Someone else might be at fault and financially responsible for your medical bills and other expenses. Although seeking legal representation isn’t required, an experienced attorney can advise you of your rights and represent you during your personal injury case. Below are… Read More

Five Tips for Talking to Your Doctor After an Accident

An unexpected accident can cause an injury that disrupts your usual routine. You must take time off from your job to attend doctor’s appointments and recover at home. The consequences of healing after an accident can be far-reaching and affect your entire life. Medical expenses can lead to financial strain. Many people can’t afford their… Read More

Do I have a case if my child was injured playing sports?

In March 2019, ABC News reported that recent research suggested that four in ten emergency room visits for children between 5 and 14 years of age are for sports-related injuries. STOP (Sports Trauma and Overuse Prevention) Sports Injuries, an organization initiated by the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), reported that over 3.5 million… Read More

Five Ways to Prove Pain and Suffering

When you’ve been injured in an accident caused by someone else’s wrongdoing, not only does it take a toll on your body, but it also overwhelms you emotionally and mentally. Recovering from physical injuries requires mental and emotional strength that you have to work hard to muster up each day. While you try to heal… Read More

Miranda Soucie on Steps After a Personal Injury

A personal injury can be defined as an injury to the body or mind. These types of injuries are more common than we think, as over 300,000 personal injury lawsuits are filed annually in the United States. Some common examples of personal injuries are: Injuries related to car crashes Medical malpractice Injuries occurring at work… Read More

Federal Tort Claims Act

The Federal Tort Claims Act, or FTCA, applies when a person, referred to as a private party, is injured due to the negligence of the US Government. There are specific instances that are covered by the FTCA, which will be discussed later. When a private party is injured due to the negligence of a U.S.… Read More

Breast Implant Complications

In January of 2022, reports came out by Health Canada that nearly ten times the previous number of reported cases for breast implant complications were reported all at once in a data dump scandal. Some of these reports included complications that led to rare cancers, as well as near misses which could be life-threatening if… Read More

How Long Does a Personal Injury Lawsuit Take?

If you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence, you deserve to be compensated for your injuries and the losses that you’ve suffered as a result. If you were injured after using a company’s dangerous products or devices or due to other negligent actions by a company, they may be liable for compensating you for… Read More

Miranda Soucie to be Selected to The National Trial Lawyers – Top 100

Congratulations to Attorney Miranda Soucie of who was recently selected as part of The National Trial Lawyers- Top 100. The National Trial Lawyers is an invitation-only organization that allows membership only to Civil Plaintiff Attorneys who show superior qualifications, trial results, and leadership in their state. The National Trial Lawyers provides education, training and certain… Read More