Missouri law states that an accident only needs to contribute to the cause of pain and the need for medical care. The burden of proof falls on the defense. Thousands of Americans are treated for medical conditions every day. Chronic knee pain from … [Read more...] about Pre-Existing Injury Aggravated in Car Accident
A perfectly healthy person can be seriously affected by a car accident. If the victim already had previous injuries, the effects of a collision could be even more serious. Car accidents can cause a wide range of injuries, from minor bruises and … [Read more...] about My Car Accident Aggravated an Old Injury – Will Treatment Be Covered?
Were you hurt in a car accident that made a pre-existing condition worse? Many victims wonder if such a scenario will affect their claim or if the insurance company can flat out deny their claim if they are suffering from a pre-existing … [Read more...] about Can a Pre-Existing Condition Affect My Car Accident Claim?
There are times when an insurance company will try to offer a lesser settlement if there was a pre-existing injury in your medical records. When you are injured in a car accident, the at-fault driver is generally responsible for paying for the … [Read more...] about How a Pre Existing Injury Can Affect Your Auto Accident Claim