How to Help your Attorney Strengthen your Injury Claim

When it comes to the final stages of settling a personal Injury claim, it is the detailed attention paid during the early stages of the personal injury claim that can be critical in obtaining the best resolution possible for a plaintiff. If you have been injured in an accident or someone you know has been […]

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Personal Injury…….Let’s Talk about the Treatment!

From an attorneys perspective and knowing how important the healing process is after an accident, we at the Youd Law Firm encourage all of our clients to get proper treatment and continue treating until all injuries are healed upon a doctors release. So many accident victims walk away from an accident feeling like they will […]

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Do not Discredit a Soft Tissue Injury Resulting from an Automobile Accident

Most rear end collisions and lower impact automobile accidents cause what are called soft tissue injuries.  These injuries most often involve muscles, ligaments, or tendons. Although these injuries are typically more challenging to settle with insurance companies due to a lack of tangible or visible evidence of the injury, they are certainly worth negotiating with […]

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The Value of a Broken Bone

Even though a “hard injury,” such as a broken bone, can heal more quickly than a “soft tissue injury,” the settlement value in a personal injury claim involving a hard injury can be many times greater the settlement value in a claim involving a soft tissue injury.  Hard injuries include broken bones, stitching, setting bones, […]

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Don’t allow a Concussion to go Undiagnosed from an Automobile Accident.

Head trauma caused by an accident can be serious and should not go undetected.  Closed head injuries are not visible injuries, but are very real and can cause severe health concerns to the victim of an automobile accident where they have sustained a serious jolt, been bumped, or hit to the head. Closed head injuries […]

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Choosing a personal injury attorney who you feel confident in representing

Choosing a personal injury attorney who you feel confident in representing you is vital. Here is the second of a series of 3 tips that we suggest you consider when hiring your Personal Injury lawyer. Second, choose a law firm like our firm with a good reputation. Hiring an attorney who is well regarded by […]

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Halloween is fast approaching

Halloween is fast approaching. This year, it is estimated that 41 million American children will participate in Halloween trick-or treat celebrations. Unfortunately, these ever increasing numbers also mirror a rise in injuries. Halloween should be be a night filled with fun costumes, candy and laughter; but sadly, thousands of American children will experience personal injury […]

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What to do When You’re in a Car Accident in Salem, OR – Part I

Every day in America, 90 people lose their lives due to traffic collisions. More than 250 individuals are injured every hour. If you have been involved in an automobile accident in Salem, Oregon, or anywhere in America, there are several important things that should be done at the accident scene and soon afterward. 1) Stop. […]

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What to do When You’re in a Car Accident in Salem, OR – Part II

Here’s the conclusion of our two-part series on what to do and what to not do after you’re in a car accident in Salem, Oregon, or anywhere in America. In the first post we left off on tip number four: 5)  Take photographs.  Be sure to capture photographs of any skid marks and get close-up […]

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Driving While “InTEXTicated”

What would you say if you were asked whether driving while intoxicated is more dangerous than driving while texting? Would it surprise you to learn that driving while texting is 6 times more dangerous than driving while intoxicated? It’s true!  The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has documented that driving while texting is the same […]

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