Category Archives: Insurance

Should I Sign A Release To Have The Insurance Company Pay Medical Bills?

It seems so innocuous.  ”We’ll mail you a release and just sign it and return it – and we’ll pay your medical expenses.” The question you might ask is: “If I’m still needing treatments 8 months from now, will you … Continue reading

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This Crash Won’t Ruin Your Month

A month-long slow-motion car crash is an art presentation at Newcastle On Tyne, UK. Details and video here. Yes, what took you less than a second last month has now been captured in such unbearably slow motion that watching a … Continue reading

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Don’t Walk Home Drunk – Better To Drive?

We’ve all heard the perils of driving intoxicated. Certainly, if the moral issue doesn’t bother you, the prospect of hefty fines and losing your drivers license ought to. Chances are your insurance company might look at your driving record with … Continue reading

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How To Tell That Used Car Was In A Crash

Times are tough and when your trusted transport is getting close to giving up the ghost you get to decide – New replacement? Used replacement? We’re not here to give you advice on that, but we are here to help … Continue reading

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Washington State Workers Comp – How Does It Work?

If you’re a reliable worker who’s never been injured on the job, do you know how to file a workers comp claim? No reason you would. Bernadette York was injured in her food service job when another worker left a … Continue reading

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How To Work With An Insurance Claims Adjustor

Dealing with an insurance claims adjustor can be a bit intimidating, especially in the wake of something as traumatic as an auto accident. Knowing what information you should and shouldn’t share can mean the difference between getting what you are … Continue reading

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Seattle Lawyer Ruth Moen: “How To Avoid Having Insurance Companies Fool You”

You may be very fond of our insurance agent.  I know I am. They’ve stuck with us all those times you lost the payment envelope and they had to call you to remind you to make the payment or lose … Continue reading

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Woman Stops To Save Ducks On Freeway…

Sometimes we can’t help but wonder how drowsiness or inattention causes crashes.  On the positive side, here’s a story of that rare good samaritan who stops her car and carefully parks on the freeway shoulder, then tries to shoo ducks … Continue reading

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Where Is Crashville?

While we’re located in Seattle, Washington, we’re interested in stories and research from all over.  Here’s a great study done in the state of Virginia with a boring title but some fascinating results. We found this question as pertinent for … Continue reading

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Physical Therapy After An Auto Accident

Neck Injury Treatments By A Physical Therapist When we’re hurtling down I-5 at 65, surrounded by other cars and trucks, are you aware of the danger?  We’re listening to a new CD, using our hands-free cellphone to take calls, sipping … Continue reading

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