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That moment in time

It's amazing how much difference a single moment in time can make to your whole life. Last year, I was out shopping with my grandkids, and I slipped. I went from being a funny and active grandmother who could chase them around the backyard to being a sore and cranky old lady with a bad back. I got really down for a while, but then my daughter helped me to find a personal injury lawyer to help me get some compensation. It's got me able to get back on track, and I'm really grateful to my lawyer. This blog is about my journey through my injury and legal issues.

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Seeking Compensation? Here’s What You Need To Know.

If you've been involved in an accident or mishap that wasn't your fault—and you feel that someone or some company is to blame—chances are that you're considering contacting an accident and personal injury attorney to seek compensation. Here are a few things you ought to know going in. #1: Make sure the attorney will meet with you in person. A firm that doesn't offer a free, in-person consultation before you agree to anything definite is usually not the best way to go. Read More 

Obtaining Free Legal Advice In South Australia

The legal aid system in Australia is relatively complex compared with many Commonwealth nations, largely due to the way in which it is organised differently by the respective state authorities. The criteria under which South Australians receive legal aid, for example, can be very different from those found in Victoria or Western Australia. Nevertheless, in cases where you might face a prosecution by the state authorities in South Australia, accessing free legal aid can be essential if you are unable to afford professional legal advice. Read More 

Commonly Asked Questions About Medical Negligence Claims

Medical negligence can be a very serious matter; in extreme cases, it could even result in the death of a patient. While these cases are rare, negligence does still happen and those affected by it may be entitled to compensation. If you're thinking of filing a negligence claim, only an attorney can advise on your case in particular, but note a few commonly asked questions about such a case. Discuss this information with an attorney if you still have more questions about your potential claim. Read More