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How Pre-Existing Conditions Affect an Injury Claim


If you were injured by another party’s negligence but already had a pre-existing condition, your claim could be affected. However, you are likely still entitled to recover compensation.  How Can a Pre-Existing Injury Affect My Claim? After an accident, the at-fault party can be liable for resulting damages if you suffered a severe injury. When… read more

Can Social Media Posts Damage My Personal Injury Claim?


Social media is great for staying in connection with family and friends. However, posts about an ongoing personal injury claim can, unfortunately, wind up impacting your compensation.  How Social Media Can Impact a Personal Injury Claim Insurance companies, defense attorneys, and private investigators routinely check a claimant’s social media pages to gather information that could… read more

Proving Causation in a White Plains Car Accident Case


To hold another party accountable after a car accident, you must be able to prove legal causation. Causation means a direct link between the at-fault party’s negligence (causing the crash) and your injuries. In other words, you would not have been injured if not for their actions. It is one of the most critical and… read more