Author: Benjamin Cochran

How a Lawyer Can Help You After a Car Accident

If you or your loved one suffered injuries in a car accident, you likely have concerns about how to protect your rights and financial future. A negligent driver or another at-fault party may owe you compensation, but getting the money you need can be challenging, especially when your injuries are…

How To Talk to a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Were you in a serious car accident or other type of serious accident recently? Did you suffer serious injuries caused by someone else’s negligence? If so, you may have questions about whether to hire a personal injury lawyer to pursue fair compensation from the at-fault party. Most personal injury attorneys…

What Damages You Can Recover After a Car Accident

A car accident can quickly turn into a life-altering event. On top of serious injuries and pain, victims frequently experience financial turmoil due to the crash. Medical bills, repair costs, and daily expenses pile up quickly, especially if individuals can’t work and earn an income while they heal. What can…

Who is at Fault in a Car Accident when backing up

While most crashes occur as cars move forward, some car accidents and injuries happen as vehicles are backing up. Sometimes it can be confusing to understand who is at fault for a backing-up accident. North Carolina law generally puts the responsibility on the driver who shifts into reverse to back…

Thumbnail: The Most Affected Body Areas in Motorcycle Accident Injuries

If you were injured in a motorcycle accident that was not your fault, call a motorcycle accident lawyer at Hardison & Cochran. Having been in business for over 30 years, we have extensive experience handling motorcycle accident cases while helping our clients get the help and support they need to…

Nurses and nurses’ aides often develop injuries because of the physical demands of their jobs, such as manually lifting and repositioning patients. Safe patient handling is paramount for the patient and the caregiver to avoid musculoskeletal injuries. If you’re a healthcare professional who cares for patients, it’s crucial to be…

Were you involved in a car accident with a careless driver in North Carolina? Once you’ve presented all the information available to the at-fault driver’s insurance company, you may face a delay while the insurance adjuster evaluates the claim and considers whether to offer a settlement. An insurance settlement offer…

Learn how injury lawsuit works in North Carolina

One of the first things you need to know is that North Carolina’s statute of limitations will substantially affect the personal injury case timeline. This law allows a three-year period from the date of the accident in which to file a personal injury lawsuit. If you miss this filing deadline,…