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How to Respond to Your Personal Injury Claim Denial

April 11th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

When you’re seriously hurt and the insurance company denies your personal injury claim, it can be utterly devastating and turn your life upside down. No injury claim should be ignored, and it’s important to understand that you do have rights under the law.There are steps you can take to challenge the denial, and if the insurance company behaves in bad faith, you may even have cause for a legal case against them. When your personal injury claim is denied, learn what rights you have, what steps you can

Seek Medical Attention After Your Wreck

April 6th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

If your injury does not require immediate hospital care, where should you go? You have several options. Your primary care physician, if you have one; is a good choice. They are the most familiar with your overall health. The cost of an office visit is much reduced from a trip to the Emergency Room. In the event that you need more care, the primary care doctor can refer you to specialists and diagnostic testing that can be helpful in your recovery.There are also issues with this route of

Adding a Light to Your Gun

March 30th, 2018|Categories: Gun Injuries, Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Because bad things often happen after dark, our rifle needs a light to help us positively identify things. There are a few important considerations with lights. How do you attach a light to the gun? Where do I attach my light? How much light do I need? How will I activate my light? You need to mount your light solidly so it will not come off when you need it! Typically, the light is mounted to either a handguard or rail. The light may have an integral mount

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How Do Lawyers Mediate Personal Injury Claims?

March 28th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

When people hear about injury lawsuits, they often think of long, drawn-out and painful court cases that bankrupt everyone involved. The truth is, though, that the vast majority of these cases never make it to court. They get resolved by the parties on each side negotiating and coming to a mutually-satisfactory settlement.Sometimes, however, the people involved can’t come to an agreement. The negotiations hit a wall. What happens then? There’s still an option before going to court, and that’s third-party mediation. Learn what mediation is in an injury

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If I File an Injury Lawsuit, Will I Have to Go to Court?

March 14th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

People who face difficulty collecting damages for an injury they suffered due to someone else’s negligence often fear what will happen if they go to court, and wonder if they’ll have to go to court as part of their case. The simplest answer to this question is that you probably won’t have to go to court.Most civil suits are settled out of court and never see the courtroom itself. There are many reasons why this is in the interests of everyone involved. Read about the process of an

The Importance of a Good Carry System

March 9th, 2018|Categories: Gun Injuries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

A good sling is mandatory for a self-defense rifle and it can be a complicated subject. You will spend more time carrying your rifle than actually shooting it. So, carrying it needs to be comfortable - or just as we have discussed with carrying our handgun and the importance of a good carry system, we won’t have it when we need it. There are also situations where you may need to sling the rifle to free your hands and accomplish certain tasks like dragging or carrying something or

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Different Types of Sights

March 2nd, 2018|Categories: Gun Injuries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sights are a pretty important part of your rifle, without good sights, it’s useless. Iron sights or optics is where most discussions start on this topic. All shooters should understand and be able to use standard iron sights. Every serious use rifle should have a set of iron sights, even if only as a backup option. There are several advantages to iron sights. Rifles usually come with them from the factory- so they are not an extra cost, they are robust and durable and they don’t require a

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How Far Back Does Disability Pay?

February 28th, 2018|Categories: Social Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

If you’ve suffered an injury on the job that will prevent you from working for an extended period of time, then you might be eligible to receive Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. Receiving SSDI benefits may be an ideal solution for supporting yourself until your injuries have healed and you can return to work.When applying for SSDI benefits, many people are unaware of the possibility of receiving back pay after having your application approved. Learn how far back you may be able to receive past SSDI payments

AR15 Magazines

February 26th, 2018|Categories: Gun Injuries|

Magazines play a critical role in the reliable function of your rifle. There are a few things to consider when stocking magazines for your rifle- build material, capacity, brand, how to carry them and how many to buy. We will discuss primarily AR15 magazines as they are the most complicated, for the AK rifles the rules are simple- Warsaw Pact Surplus steel or Magpul. Aluminum has a long track record of use with AR15 magazines. Quality aluminum magazines made by Okay/Surefeed, Brownells, NHMTG, D&H, and Center have proven

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Important Rifle Accessories

February 16th, 2018|Categories: Gun Injuries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

To maximize the utility of the rifle it should have a few accessories. It’s easy to get too much of a good thing though, keep it simple.The rifle needs a sling, you have to have a way to carry it that gets it out of your hands if even temporarily.  You need a light, because of the greater range and the fact that it’s so easy to add given the rifles’ size makes it a simple decision. Optics…You can do good work with iron sights and good optics

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I Was in a Minor Car Accident; Does My Insurance Need to Know?

February 14th, 2018|Categories: Car Accidents|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Far too often, people who are involved in one of the thousands of minor accidents every year decide not to bother informing their insurance company about the incident. They think that there’s no real damage, and if they report the accident, they might just suffer higher insurance premiums as a result.While this may be true, failure to report your accident can lead to harsher consequences, from losing coverage for your accident, to being dropped by your insurance company altogether. Learn why even if you’re in a minor car

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Rifle or Handgun?

February 9th, 2018|Categories: Gun Injuries|

The rifle is a generally a better tool for self-defense than the handgun. I write mostly about handguns because they are convenient to have around. But the rifle should play a role in your self-defense plans. Colonel Jeff Cooper described the rifle as, “The Queen of Battle” and like the Queen in a game of chess, she is a formidable weapon in the hands of a skilled practitioner. The first advantage of the rifle in self-defense is power. Pistols are poor fight stoppers. It is generally accepted that