Can You Get PTSD from a Motorcycle Accident?

PTSD Linked to Motorcycle Accidents | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

Motorcycle accidents often result in serious injuries and fatalities. For the survivors, the physical harm is often exacerbated by the emotional impact that motorcyclists suffer after a crash. Victims of motorcycle accidents may experience a range of psychological disorders after an accident. These conditions can make it difficult to heal from your injuries and move […]

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Common Injuries in Rear-End Accidents

Injuries in Rear-End Collisions | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

According to the National Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA), rear-end accidents account for about 29 percent of all accidents in the United States. Unfortunately, most of these crashes (a staggering 87 percent, according to the NHTSA) occur because of distracted driving. For accident victims, the consequences of these accidents can be devastating, resulting in injuries, disability, […]

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Can You Fully Recover from a Spinal Cord Injury?

Recovery from a Spinal Cord Injury | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

While there is an incredible amount of promising research being done on spinal cord injuries, there is still no cure. Nerve cells in the spinal cord are complex, and the trauma associated with spinal cord injuries makes it nearly impossible for these cells to regenerate. That said, recovery from a spinal cord injury is not […]

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What Is the Average Pain and Suffering Payout for a Car Accident?

Pain and Suffering Damages After an Accident | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

In car accident cases, some damages – that is, what you can recover in compensation – are easier to calculate than others. Economic damages tend to be the most straightforward. These damages include medical bills, lost wages, and loss of earning capacity. The most difficult type of damages to calculate, on the other hand, are […]

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