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Workers’ Compensation Back Injury Questions

Workers’ Compensation Back Injury Questions

Workplace injuries occur far too often in North Carolina, and they involve a wide variety of types and severity. Among those injuries, back injuries are probably the most common long-term ramification injuries. Injuries can occur to any portion of the spinal area from...

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Car Accidents Caused By Elderly Drivers

Car Accidents Caused By Elderly Drivers

In 2016, the Federal Highway Administration and Department of Transportation conducted a study on the ages of drivers in the United States. The study showed that there were 42 million licensed drivers that were age 65 or older. This represented a 56 percent increase...

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Covid-19 Leading to Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse

The Covid-19 pandemic experienced across the planet is having a negative impact on elderly and disabled residents of Nursing Homes around the United States. To date, three states have forced nursing homes to accept Covid-19 patients from hospitals, fortunately, North...

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Car Accident Claims On The Rise Nationwide

Car Accident Claims On The Rise Nationwide

Statistics show the rise of car accidents and associated insurance/civil claims across the nation. More and more of our core business at Kellum Law Firm involves providing legal support for car accident victims and pursuing claims for compensation through insurance...

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When Is a Slip-and-Fall Injury Not My Fault?

When Is a Slip-and-Fall Injury Not My Fault?

When Is a Slip-and-Fall Injury Not My Fault and What Can I Do to Recover Compensation? There are strict laws when it comes to establishing fault in North Carolina personal injury cases. This article will help you understand when a slip-and-fall case is not your fault,...

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Motorcycle Accidents – The Law In North Carolina

Motorcycle Accidents – The Law In North Carolina

Due to the lack of physical protection on a motorcycle, motorcycle accident victims often incur very serious physical injuries, even in relatively low-speed impacts. Establishing whether or not a person is entitled to recover financial compensation for their injuries...

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What Does the Law Consider a Hit and Run Injury Case?

What Does the Law Consider a Hit and Run Injury Case?

Auto accidents are a fact of life in the United States, and they are bad enough when everyone follows the rules and acts responsibly. But, this does not happen in every situation. Many times an irresponsible negligent party will cause an accident, lose all perspective...

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Defining Negligence in North Carolina Personal Injury Cases

Defining Negligence in North Carolina Personal Injury Cases

Nearly all personal injury cases involve an act of negligence. North Carolina law defines negligence as an action or inaction by one party that leads to the harm of another party. The law further states that to prove that negligence occurred, the injured party must...

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What Are The Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs in America?

What Are The Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs in America?

Many jobs come with certain working conditions that can create opportunities for injury in the workplace. Any workers’ compensation attorney understands workers comp attorneythis possibility. Anything can potentially happen at any particular time. But there are some...

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Who Is Responsible For Night Time Pedestrian Accidents?

Who Is Responsible For Night Time Pedestrian Accidents?

Pedestrian accidents are often serious injury situations because the victim has zero protection other than possible barriers on a roadway or sidewalk. And they assuredly happen under a wide variety of circumstances. One of those circumstances is when they occur at...

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When Your Child Is Injured In An Accident At School 

When Your Child Is Injured In An Accident At School 

Parents typically want to think that their children are safe at school. Indeed, schools do present themselves as focused on student safety in all aspects ranging from a slip-and-fall accident to being involved in a playground fight with other students. Interaction...

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Social Media Addiction, Injury Claims And North Carolina Law

Social Media Addiction, Injury Claims And North Carolina Law

Social media addiction is assuredly a major phenomenon in the United States, and North Carolina residents are no strangers to this trend. It has grown exponentially during the past five years as almost everyone has some sort of cyber visibility on social media...

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North Carolina Boating Accident Attorneys

North Carolina Boating Accident Attorneys

Boating accidents are quite common on the waterways around New Bern, NC. Boating accidents fall into a category of their own when personal injury claims are being evaluated. There are multiple scenarios in which boat accidents can occur, and all injury claims are...

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Car Accident While Ride-sharing With Uber Or Lyft?

Car Accident While Ride-sharing With Uber Or Lyft?

Some of the most complicated accident injury cases stem from collisions involving Uber and Lyft passengers. This is due to multiple issues, but the primary problem is that both companies and their insurance providers work diligently in contesting claims against either...

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How Social Media Can Impact A Personal Injury Case

How Social Media Can Impact A Personal Injury Case

  Social media addiction is assuredly a major phenomenon in the United States, and North Carolina residents are no strangers to this trend. It has grown exponentially during the past five years as almost everyone has some sort of cyber visibility on social media...

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Why Do Some Truck Accident Cases Take So Long to Settle?

Why Do Some Truck Accident Cases Take So Long to Settle?

When you have been involved in a trucking accident, it may seem like forever before the case is settled. These cases do have a tendency to take longer to complete than other personal injury cases, but there are very good reasons for this delay. Federal and State...

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Elmiron Class Action Lawsuit – What You Need To Know

Elmiron Class Action Lawsuit – What You Need To Know

Elmiron Class Action Lawsuit - What You Need To Know Modern medicine can be a wonderful thing when medications work as intended and exhibit minimal side effects or negative interactions with other drugs. Sadly, it is not uncommon for those taking multiple medications...

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Who Regulates Trucks and Their Drivers in North Carolina?

Who Regulates Trucks and Their Drivers in North Carolina?

The commercial transportation industry in the United States is indeed one of the most regulated components of the economy. And the importance of the shipping industry cannot be overstated. Without the delivery of products to the marketplace, the country does not...

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Common Misdiagnoses Cases in Medical Malpractice

Common Misdiagnoses Cases in Medical Malpractice

According to a research study by BMJ Quality and Safety and broadcast on NBC National News, the rate of misdiagnosis has been increasing over time to a  point now where 1 out of 20 patients will be misdiagnosed by their doctor. Statistics also show that one-third of...

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PROPERTY DAMAGE CLAIMS

PROPERTY DAMAGE CLAIMS

At Kellum Law Firm, when we handle your personal injury, wrongful death, motorcycle, or truck accident with bodily injury, we also assist you with your property damage claim at no additional charge. We know that you need your vehicle repaired or replaced timely and at...

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Out Of Court Settlement Or Trial?

Out Of Court Settlement Or Trial?

KELLUM LAW FIRM - NEWS & RESOURCES Trial Or Settlement? Taking a case all the way to trial or receiving an out-of-court settlement is one of the first things tabled by new clients, usually during the initial free consultation that we offer. People come to us with...

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Can I receive both SSDI and workers’ compensation benefits?

Can I receive both SSDI and workers’ compensation benefits?

  The short answer to this question is yes, but the details of the injury claim control the approval. Both programs are maintained independently, and both are insurance claims in their essence, so it is indeed possible to receive both at the same time. The primary...

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Personal injury lawyers in North Carolina

Personal injury lawyers in North Carolina

KELLUM LAW FIRM - NEWS & RESOURCES Personal injury lawyers in North Carolina A Personal Injury Lawyer understands that all accident injury claims are not equal and that the NC legal system restricts eligibility for financial compensation based on the determination...

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Zantac Lawsuit – Understanding The Basics

Zantac Lawsuit – Understanding The Basics

Zantac Lawsuit - Understanding The BasicsZantac is one of the leading heartburn medications sold in the USA. On September 13, 2019, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reported that the main active ingredient in Zantac and its generic equivalents is contaminated...

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JUUL Lawsuits – Basics Explained

JUUL Lawsuits – Basics Explained

JUUL Lawsuit Attorney - Facts Of Class Action Case ExplainedJUUL is one of many different types of e-cigarettes that are currently available on the market. These electronic nicotine delivery systems, or vaping devices, have been marketed as "safer than smoking," and...

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Kellum Law Firm's corporate headquarters is located in New Bern, NC and has offices around North Carolina, including Raleigh, Greenville, Jacksonville, Wilmington, and more. We provide local residents with legal services focusing on personal injury law including automobile accidents, social security disability, workers' compensation, medical malpractice, and more.