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What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident

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A slip and fall accident is not only embarrassing, but it can also be confusing – especially when it happens in a public area. As if that was not enough, it can live you badly bruised or even injured. Knowing the right steps to follow after a slip and fall accident can determine whether you will get compensation for your pain and suffering as well as any other costs that arise due to the accident or not, mainly if the fall was due to someone else’s negligence.

But sadly, many slip and fall victims make wrong choices after the accident– or in the days after. To avoid making huge mistakes that could hurt your slip and fall lawsuit, it’s highly recommended that you contact an experienced lawyer for guidance. Here is what you should do after a slip and fall accident.

Seek medical attention

Your health should come first; that’s why the importance of seeking medical care can never be overemphasized. If you have been injured – irrespective of how minor it seems – you should call your doctor. Seeking medical attention is also critical in your lawsuit, as you’ll need the medical records to serve as evidence when seeking …

Auto & Motor

Three Things to Consider When Taking Out Motor Trade Insurance

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If you run a company where you or other staff members need to drive vehicles belonging to customers, you will require trade insurance to ensure you and your colleagues are covered in the event of an accident or other issue. Here are the basics you should know before you select a trade insurance policy for your business.

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The Type of Policy You Need

There are different levels of insurance you can take out for your business, just as there are when you take out private insurance for your own vehicle. You can opt for third party insurance, which is the legal minimum and affords you only a basic level of protection. In the event you or a colleague hits a third party, your policy would cover their costs but not those of you and your vehicle. The next level of insurance is third party, fire and theft. This covers a third party in the event you hit them, and also covers your vehicle for fire or theft. Fully comprehensive insurance is the highest level and covers you for third party damage, fire, theft and any other accidental or malicious damage.

Shop Around

As with private insurance, you’ll find …