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SHOCKING STATISTICS REGARDING DISTRACTED DRIVERS!

     Most adult drivers admit to driving distracted according to a HealthDay poll from November, 2011. The results are alarming:  *86% of drivers said they ate or drank while driving, 57% said they do it often *37% have sent or received text messages while driving, and 18% said they do it regularly. *41% percent of adult drivers have […]

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SETTLE YOUR PERSONAL INJURY CASE OR GO TO TRIAL?- STATISTICS ARE SHOCKING!

This is an article that was published in June of 2010 in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly.  It contains some shocking statistics redarding your chances at a jury trial in a personal injury claim.  The numbers have held true two years later.  When you reject a settlement offer and take your case to a jury, it is a […]

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3 THINGS YOU MUST KNOW BEFORE YOU RENEW YOUR MA AUTO INSURANCE POLICY

I have practiced personal injury law for over 22 years in Massachusetts. I do not sell insurance! In these economic times, everyone is looking to save money somewhere.  The national auto insurance companies keep promoting all kinds of “discounts”.  You want to save money but please make sure you understand how the different coverages are used and how […]

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MASSACHUSETTS UNDERINSURED COVERAGE-MAKE SURE YOU HAVE IT!

One of the most important coverages you should have on your auto insurance is Underinsured coverage.  Most people, however, have no idea how Underinsured coverage works.   As an experienced personal injury attorney, I know how it works.  Let me try to explain it.    You are in a car accident that was not your fault, you are severly […]

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4 Things I bet you did not know about a personal injury claim

Here are 4 things you may not have known about a Massachusetts personal injury claim: 1. The statute of limitations for most personal injury claims, such as auto accidents, is 3 years.  That means you must file a lawsuit within 3 years or you forever lose your right to pursue that claim! 2. If you think […]

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FACEBOOK AND PERSONAL INJURY-WHO’S WATCHING YOU?

Over the last few years I have seen a concerning trend as an attorney who represents those injured in car accidents and other personal injury claims.  The insurance companies typically use all means at their disposal to defend a claim.  They try to diminish the value of the claim thus boosting their profits at the end of […]

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The car accident wasn’t your fault right?- Make sure you do these 3 Things!

     You are going through an intersection and you have a green light.  A car comes out of nowhere from your right, fails to stop at a red light and crashes into your car broadside.   You are hurt, confused and in shock.  Everything will be alright because the car accident was not your fault right?   DO NOT ASSUME ANYTHING!              […]

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