Can I Get Workers’ Comp for a Job-Related Auto Accident?

Workers' Comp for On-the-Job Auto Accidents | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

Thousands of Nebraska workers are injured while on the job every year. These injuries often lead to medical bills, time away from work, and other challenges. For injured workers and their families, workers’ compensation benefits provide a means of paying their bills and providing income while they are healing. This is why most Nebraska employers […]

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How Do I Know If I Have Whiplash?

Symptoms of Whiplash | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

Whiplash is a common but often misunderstood injury that affects millions of Americans each year. It can cause a great deal of pain, both in the short and long term, and is caused by a sudden, forceful back-and-forth movement of the head. While the causes of whiplash vary – including sports injuries, physical abuse, and […]

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Can I Still File a Police Report After the Day of My Car Accident?

Filing an Accident Report with the Police | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

What Should You Do If You Didn’t Call the Police from the Scene of Your Car Accident? You were involved in a car accident, and you went home without filing a police report. Maybe the accident seemed minor and you didn’t think the police needed to be involved, or maybe you called 911 and the […]

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Types of Truck Accident Injuries

Common Catastrophic Truck Accident Injuries | Hauptman O'Brien Wolf and Lathrop

Fully loaded 18-wheelers can weigh up to 80,000 pounds – more than ten times the average weight of a passenger vehicle. It’s no surprise, then, that when truck accidents happen, whether because of a distracted truck driver, a broken brake system, or an improperly secured load, the consequences can be catastrophic. Unfortunately, the occupants of […]

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