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Ten Steps to Buying Auto Insurance – Continued

When it comes to auto insurance, you want to be adequately covered if you get in an accident, but you don’t want to pay any more than you have to.  Navigating your way through this murky subject is tricky, so here on some tips to follow:   Continuing from the last post on July 19th: [...]

Ten Steps to Buying Auto Insurance

When it comes to auto insurance, you want to be adequately covered if you get in an accident, but you don’t want to pay any more than you have to.  Navigating your way through this murky subject is tricky, so here on some tips to follow: Step 1 – Starting Out:  Keep telling yourself there [...]

Insurance Coverage Definitions

Continuation from June 6, 2010 blog—more coverage definitions: Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Bodily Injury – Covers bodily injuries to you and your passengers when the at-fault person has no insurance or not enough insurance to fairly compensate you for your injuries.  In some states, there is also uninsured motorist coverage for damage to your vehicle.  Given the [...]

Insurance Coverage Definitions – Continued

Continuation from April, 2010 blog—more coverage definitions: Bodily Injury Liability:  Covers other people’s body injuries or death for which you are responsible.  It also provides for a legal defense if another party in the accident files a lawsuit against you.  Claims for bodily injury may be for such things as medical bills, loss of income [...]

How Much Car Insurance Should You Buy?

Any insurance agent worth their salt will tell you that you should buy as much car insurance as you can afford.  While this is a good rule of thumb, your question might be what you are actually covering on your car once you have purchased the insurance.  Below are coverage definitions: Comprehensive:  Covers your car, [...]

INVASIVE TREATMENTS FOR LOW BACK PAIN

In our previous blog we discussed conservative approaches to the treatment of chronic low back pain.  This blog will discuss more invasive procedures.  If conservative approaches do not work, many physicians refer their patients for more invasive procedures—typically injections or surgery.   Injections:  A neurologist injects anesthetics, steroids, or narcotics into the soft tissues and [...]

Treatment of Low Back Pain

Treatment of Low Back Pain Did you know…one out of every five American is suffering from back pain RIGHT NOW and the numbers are growing! Timothy Carey, M.D., director of the Sheps Center for Health Services Research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill believes the main reasons back pain is growing in [...]

UNDERSTANDING YOUR SPINE

Understanding Your Spine The spine is made up of four sections—cervical (neck); thoracic (bottom of neck to top of low back); lumbar (lower back); and sacrum (the fused levels of bone below the waist).  At the very bottom of the sacrum is the coccyx, familiarly known as the “tailbone.”  The vertebrae of each section are [...]

Buckland and Schumm Personal Injury laywers
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