October 2019 - Targan Pender & Strickland, P.C.

Delayed Symptoms After a Car Accident

Posted on November 25, 2019 by Targan Pender & Strickland, P.C.
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Learn to Recognize These Delayed Symptoms after a Car Accident Immediately after a car accident, you may feel shaken, confused, and scared. After all, a car accident is scary. Some individuals may feel relieved to have escaped relatively uninjured. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. Even if you do not believe you suffered an injury, the adrenaline from the accident may mask the signs and symptoms of a serious injury. Learning to recognize these signs and symptoms is the key to receiving prompt medical attention. The Mayo Clinic lists symptoms of commonly delayed injuries. If you recognize these symptoms after a car accident, seek medical help immediately. Some of these injuries could be life-threatening if not treated quickly. A concussion is a milder form of brain injury. When the brain suffers an injury, it can begin to swell. Evidence of this inflammation may take hours before becoming fully apparent….
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What Evidence Do I Need to Collect After a Car Crash?

Posted on October 25, 2019 by Targan Pender & Strickland, P.C.
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Being involved in a car crash can be a devastating experience. In some cases, those involved are fortunate enough to avoid personal injury, but it may be a different story for the car. In extreme cases, damages to your vehicle might be accompanied by injuries to your person. Either way, car accidents are unfortunate occurrences, and we all try to avoid them as best we can. But, however much we wish it were otherwise, car crashes happen every day. For those of us who have recently experienced one, legal recourse may be available. To seek compensation for damages or an injury, you’ll need to build a strong case. To do so requires that you collect as much evidence about the accident as you can.   Proof of Fault In order to prove that you were not at fault, you must collect evidence which places fault upon the other driver. This…
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How Do Companies Fight Truck Accident Lawsuits?

Posted on September 25, 2019 by Targan Pender & Strickland, P.C.

Truck accidents often leave the worst injuries and damages for the victim of accidents on the road. It is not uncommon for defense attorneys in truck accident cases to try to blame victims for their injuries. Why do companies do this? This is done in an attempt to reduce potential damages that could go to victims, by placing responsibility in their hands. Therefore it is important to speak to our Atlantic City injury attorneys if you have been involved in a truck crash. Sadly, this occurred recently when Wal-Mart filed documents in a federal court in response to a lawsuit brought on by actor Tracy Morgan. Morgan was involved in a truck accident in Newark in 2014, when Kevin Roper struck the limousine he was riding in. Roper, who was working for Wal-Mart, was charged with death by auto and assault by auto charges in a state court. He reportedly…
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