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Personal Injury

What Injuries Can You File a Lawsuit For?

10.10.2023 in Personal Injury

Most people will be involved in some sort of accident or incident that causes an injury at some point in their lives. Some injuries are true accidents, while others are caused by the negligent actions or inaction of an individual or entity. You could suffer…

What Is a Catastrophic Injury?

07.06.2023 in Personal Injury

A catastrophic injury is one that changes your life. The injury occurs suddenly, and the way you feel and move through daily life after the injury is different from your experiences before the injury. These kinds of injuries can change your physical abilities, cognitive abilities,…

What is Physical Impairment?

02.05.2023 in Personal Injury

Being injured in an accident can be devastating to every aspect of one’s life. When your injury is the result of someone else’s carelessness or negligence, you are entitled to seek damages, including your loss of earning capacity and pain and suffering. Sometimes, though, an…

How Can I Prove Mental Anguish?

07.09.2020 in Personal Injury

When you are injured in an accident, you can seek compensation for more than your physical injuries and lost wages. You are also entitled to recover from the psychological and emotional harm inflicted. In Texas, the term used to describe your psychological pain is ‘mental…

How Pain & Suffering Are Calculated in Texas

20.08.2019 in Personal Injury

Pain and suffering damages differ from your other economic damages. You and your lawyer can sit down and calculate the value of your medical bills, lost wages, and other injury-related expenses based on your receipts, invoices, pay stubs, and tax returns. This is a relatively…

What You Should Know About Crush Injuries

07.11.2018 in Personal Injury

An injury of any kind is never a good thing. Crush injuries, in particular, have the potential to be incredibly serious. A crush injury occurs when excessive force is applied to your body. Depending on the extent of the crushing force, it can lead to…

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How Personal Injury Claims are Negotiated

15.06.2018 in Personal Injury

Negotiating personal injury claims with insurance companies, employers, or other negligent parties can be complicated. The lawyers at The Krist Law Firm, P.C. are trained in personal injury claim negotiation and have helped many clients get the best possible settlement for their particular situation. To…

Understanding Liability Waivers for Risky Activities

30.06.2017 in Personal Injury

If you’ve ever been skydiving, bungee jumping, go-karting, or horseback riding, you’ve likely signed liability waivers. The release of liability form is a way for property and business owners to protect themselves from lawsuits that could ruin their finances. Lawsuits by clients and visitors are…

What is Negligence?

17.03.2017 in Personal Injury

In most personal injury cases you must show that the other party was negligent and caused your injuries. Negligence is defined as the failure to exercise the degree of care expected of someone in order to minimize the risk of harm to another person. This…

Social Media and Personal Injury Cases

10.03.2017 in Personal Injury

These days, it’s common to use social media to express thoughts and share life updates with a network of friends or followers. Although it’s okay to post an interesting article you’ve read, it is not okay to post that you were involved in a car…

Questions to Ask a Personal Injury Lawyer

03.02.2017 in Personal Injury

Finding the right attorney after being hurt in an accident is a process. Thanks to the speed of the Internet, you can go online and search for lawyers in your area. You’ll find numerous options on the first page. You explore a few of the…

What is a Structured Settlement?

11.11.2016 in Personal Injury

The vast majority of personal injury cases are settled outside of court through negotiations with insurance companies or opposing parties. Settlements are agreements whereby the injured party releases their injury claim in exchange for monetary payments (a settlement) from the defendant or insurance company. Settlements…