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Dog Bites | Mike Lewis Attorneys

How to Avoid Dog Bites This Summer

It is hard to remember sometimes that your pets, in addition to being members of the family, are still animals, and if your dog bites someone, you are usually responsible for it. Depending on the severity of the bite, you could also be due for some serious legal action that could otherwise have been avoided. Read More

Insurance Company Advice | Mike Lewis Attorneys

5 Easy Tips for Negotiating with an Insurance Company

It doesn’t matter what kind of accident or injury you’ve suffered—when the time comes to start settling your claim, an insurance company is likely to come into the picture at some point in time. It’s unfortunate, but these organizations are rarely eager to pay out the full amount that you feel you deserve to recover Read More

The Truth About Workplace Electrical Injuries

During the years 1992-2002, there were 46,598 US workplace injuries (last available figure) caused by electrical accidents. These types of injuries can be very severe and may make a consultation with a workers’ comp attorney essential. The following information on the causes of electrical injuries is provided by The Fire Protection Research Foundation: Overhead power lines: 46% Wiring Read More

4 Common Wrongful Death Cases

The wrongful death of a loved one causes many kinds of hardships. These include the pain of grief, the financial burdens of medical bills and funeral costs, and the loss of future financial support from the loved one. Contacting experienced wrongful death attorneys is an important first step in getting relief from these burdens in the Read More

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Accident Lawyers Discuss Bus Crash On Interstate 85

The North Carolina Highway Patrol reported that a bus carrying 49 passengers blew a right front tire and ran off of Interstate 85 in Davidson County on Tuesday, August 25. The incident occurred at approximately 8:30 p.m. in the northbound lanes near mile marker 98, just north of Highway 64. The bus was originally scheduled Read More

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Wrongful Death Attorneys Discuss Fourth of July Boating Accident

Authorities charged a 49-year-old Mooresville man with boating while intoxicated following a Fourth of July accident on Lake Norman. The fatal accident happened as crowds were gathering before a fireworks show. Boat Comes From Behind According to the North Carolina Wildlife Resource Commission, the accident occurred in the Mooresville area at approximately 9 p.m. A Read More

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Auto Accident Lawyers Discuss Deputy Saving Man From Burning Car

A Gates County deputy saved a person from a vehicle that was about to burn. According to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, a single-vehicle accident occurred at about two o’clock in the morning on July 5. Car Swerves Off Roadway According to the state highway patrol, a male motorist was operating a 2006 Pontiac Read More