Month: July 2021
Minor brain injuries can result in serious long-term complications, such as cognitive function impairment, altered movement coordination, and reduced quality of life. A person who has a concussion history has a higher risk of depression and dementia. Proper testing and diagnosis are crucial in assessing the full extent of brain damage. Traumatic Brain Injuries Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) disrupt the normal functioning of the brain. The injuries can be caused by falls or a sudden jolt or blow to the head. Other causes include the head violently striking [...]
What Is the Sudden Emergency Doctrine?
Sudden emergency doctrine is a defense that a defendant can use after getting involved in a car accident to invalidate injury claims. The application of the doctrine by courts is strict and certain legal thresholds must be met. This calls for proper comprehension of the doctrine and knowledge of the unexpected sudden emergencies, such as medical conditions, which a defendant can cite in court. Sudden Emergency Doctrine: What Does It Entail? The sudden emergency doctrine states that if a driver causes an accident due to a sudden and [...]
Can I File a Car Accident Claim for Injuries without a Police Report?
A car accident victim can still file an injury claim without a police report. The absence of a police report doesn’t stop the legal process of seeking compensation for the damages suffered. Although this report can fast-track the process, it is not always compulsory. Why Filing a Claim Without A Police Report is Possible While a police report offers a voice of reason, it’s inconsequential from a legal perspective. It can serve as a testimony but not as the first and last account of what transpired. A person [...]
ALERT: Latest Update for Pokemon GO May Be Deadly
The newest “Pokemon GO” update has uncovered many problems previously expressed by the players. The update includes a dangerous feature – a potential epileptic trigger. The bright flashing screens have allegedly caused seizures to some photosensitive players. Many gaming outlets and communities have expressed their concerns regarding this latest update, catching the attention of Niantic. Niantic Promises to Address the Bright Flashing Screens Concerns Pokemon GO’s most recent update features screens that flash bright white light when gamers click on the Pokemon. Some players have reportedly experienced seizures [...]