Personal Injury

10 Feb

What to Expect When You Meet with a Personal Injury Lawyer for the First Time

If you were injured in an accident through no fault of your own, it is in your best interest to seek legal representation. You may be eligible to pursue compensation for medical bills, lost wages, and…

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07 Feb

Am I Required to Provide a Recorded Statement in an Injury Claim?

After being injured in an accident, you may receive a call from an insurance company requesting a recorded statement about your version of events. Although providing a statement may help speed up the…

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15 Jan

Do I Have a Claim if a Third Party is Responsible for My Workplace Injury?

While a workers’ compensation claim provides compensation for damages that result from most workplace injuries, in some situations, an injured worker may also have a claim against a third party who…

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27 Nov

Should You Reveal a Preexisting Injury During an Injury Claim?

It is understandable for an accident victim to be concerned about not being able to pursue compensation because of a preexisting injury. However, it is important to disclose the injury because not doing…

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17 Oct

What Happens with an Injury Claim When Treatment Ends?

You may have heard that an attorney usually waits for the point of maximum medical improvement (MMI) to begin negotiating for fair compensation. You may have many questions about what this is and why…

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20 Sep

What is Pain and Suffering in an Injury Claim?

The purpose of a personal injury claim is to put you back in the position you were in before you suffered an injury. Victims file a claim to obtain financial compensation for the damages the accident…

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16 Jun

Subrogation: What You Need to Know

To understand subrogation, consider the following: If you’ve ever visited a doctor following an accident, you’ve probably received a very ominous letter from your health insurer a few weeks later. The…

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17 Apr

Personal Injury FAQ

How much does it cost to talk to a personal injury lawyer?

At Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham, we provide free initial consultations for all claims by telephone or in person. We also offer…

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05 Sep

Family Visitor Injured By Dog of Home Owner

Dog Bite Liability In Wisconsin – September 5, 2013

The Appleton personal injury lawyers with Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham explain that when a dog bites a person in Wisconsin, the law allows…

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11 Jul

Appleton Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Assisted Living Facility

July 11, 2013

A Wisconsin wrongful death lawsuit was filed on behalf of an 85-year-old woman who died after wandering away from an assisted living facility. The lawsuit claims the woman’s death…

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