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Is Ohio a No-Fault State for Motor Vehicles?

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One of the most important things to determine after a car accident in Ohio is who was at fault. You may not think it is important to contact the police after an accident if you are not seriously injured. But a police report can be an important piece of evidence to establish fault. Additionally, serious injuries can sometimes manifest...

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Calculating Pain and Suffering in Ohio

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When you are injured in an accident caused by someone else’s negligence, you have the right to recover financial compensation. Your economic damages include items like your medical expenses and loss of earnings.  You may also be wondering how much money can you sue for pain and suffering. Ohio law is complicated when it comes to compensation for non-economic...

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Average Dog Bite Settlement in Ohio 2022

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Were you (or your child) bitten by a dog in Ohio? If so, you may be eligible to recover compensation for your physical, emotional, and financial damages. The nature of dog bites and animal attacks make these injuries especially traumatic, both physically and psychologically. Animal attack victims often require extensive medical treatment and care and face the possibility of...

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How to Get Your Cleveland Car Accident Report

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Injured in a car accident and need help obtaining your accident report? We can help. Call us at 419-455-1410 or contact us online to ask us questions about your accident. Being involved in an injury auto accident can be scary. The aftermath can be frustrating, including the process of dealing with the at-fault party’s insurance to file a Cleveland...

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Average Car Accident Settlement in Ohio 2022

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Being injured in a car accident can be a traumatic experience. If someone else’s negligence caused the accident, you likely want to pursue a claim for your damages. You might also be wondering what people typically receive for their car accident settlement amounts. Average payouts differ in every personal injury case. That is because no two car accidents are...

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Average Motorcycle Accident Settlement in Ohio

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A motorcycle accident that isn’t your fault can cause a severe disruption in your life. Car accidents are never fun, but an accident on a motorcycle is often worse. We get a common question at Bensinger Legal Services regarding motorcycle accidents: What is the average motorcycle accident settlement in Ohio? The answer is not so simple.  Since the circumstances...

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What Do You Do If You Have Back Pain After a Car Accident in Ohio?

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Every year over 2.5 million Americans visit the emergency room as a result of car accidents. Millions more do not—only to later realize the severity of their injuries. Back pain from a car accident is one of the most prevalent injuries to occur. Studies have shown that injuries from car accidents can occur at speeds as low as 2.5...

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Ohio Motorcycle Laws Overview

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Whether you’re a new rider or a seasoned pro, it’s important to understand Ohio motorcycle laws. While motorcycles are subject to many of the same rules of the road as cars, there are a few motorcycle laws Ohio has adopted that apply specifically to two- and three-wheeled vehicles. Our motorcycle accident lawyers will explain. If you were injured in...

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Filing a Texting While Driving Accident Lawsuit in Ohio

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Unfortunately, distracted drivers, such as those texting while driving, cause accidents every day in Ohio. The victims of a distracted driving accident may suffer substantial property damage, severe medical injuries, and in some cases, death. In 2021, distracted driving violations occurred in every Ohio county and amounted to 11,624 violations.   We can’t control the behaviors of drivers around us....

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Car Accident Lawsuit Process in Ohio

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If you suffered injuries in a car accident due to the fault of another, you have a right to seek compensation for your injuries. However, obtaining compensation is usually not a quick process after a car accident. It’s best to ensure that you know all aspects of your injuries and damages before finalizing your claim. An Ohio car accident...

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