39 episodes

Introducing the Personal Injury Law Podcast, your go-to resource for insights and guidance on navigating the complex world of personal injury claims. We aim to empower you with the knowledge you need to make informed decisions for your future and healing process.Regardless of whether you've experienced a car accident, slip and fall, or any other personal injury situation, our mission is to equip you with the information necessary to successfully maneuver the legal system and obtain the compensation you're entitled to.Join us as we delve into topics such as immediate steps after an injury, dealing with insurance companies, and selecting a personal injury attorney, all with the purpose of supporting you on your journey to recovery.===This podcast is sponsored by Iacobelli Law Firm, a dedicated personal injury law firm serving victims across Ontario, Canada and Florida, United States. They specialize in a wide range of cases, including car, motorcycle, and truck accidents, as well as slip and falls and trip and fall incidents. Additionally, they help Canadians injured in Florida.===🌎 Visit our website at:https://www.iacobellilaw.com (Ontario, Canada)https://www.iacobellilawyers.com/ (Florida, USA)===Produced by 6story ( https://6story.ca )

Personal Injury Law Podcast | Iacobelli Law Firm Iacobelli Law Firm

    • Education
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

Introducing the Personal Injury Law Podcast, your go-to resource for insights and guidance on navigating the complex world of personal injury claims. We aim to empower you with the knowledge you need to make informed decisions for your future and healing process.Regardless of whether you've experienced a car accident, slip and fall, or any other personal injury situation, our mission is to equip you with the information necessary to successfully maneuver the legal system and obtain the compensation you're entitled to.Join us as we delve into topics such as immediate steps after an injury, dealing with insurance companies, and selecting a personal injury attorney, all with the purpose of supporting you on your journey to recovery.===This podcast is sponsored by Iacobelli Law Firm, a dedicated personal injury law firm serving victims across Ontario, Canada and Florida, United States. They specialize in a wide range of cases, including car, motorcycle, and truck accidents, as well as slip and falls and trip and fall incidents. Additionally, they help Canadians injured in Florida.===🌎 Visit our website at:https://www.iacobellilaw.com (Ontario, Canada)https://www.iacobellilawyers.com/ (Florida, USA)===Produced by 6story ( https://6story.ca )

    Top 3 Reasons Why Disability Claims are Denied: Avoid These Common Mistakes

    Top 3 Reasons Why Disability Claims are Denied: Avoid These Common Mistakes

    Navigating disability claims can be a daunting process, and the harsh reality is that many claims get denied. Join Andrew Iacobelli and Colton Leung from Iacobelli Law Firm, as they break down the top three reasons why disability claims are denied and what you can do to improve your chances of a successful claim. Disability claims are designed to protect individuals during vulnerable times by providing financial support when they're unable to work due to a disability. However, the criteria set by insurance companies can be stringent, leading to many claims being denied. It’s crucial to understand the key reasons behind these denials. 

    By understanding these common pitfalls and preparing accordingly, you can significantly improve your chances of a successful disability claim. If you've faced a denial, remember that there are steps you can take to challenge it effectively.

    WATCH THE VIDEO HERE:
    Top 3 Reasons Why Disability Claims are Denied: Avoid These Common Mistakes - YouTube

    00:00 Introduction to Disability Claims
    00:17 #1 Understanding Disability Definitions
    00:58 Change in Definition After Two Years
    02:26 #2 Lack of Medical Documentation
    03:44 What To Do If Your Disability Claim Is Denied
    05:16 #3 Inconsistencies in Claims
    06:30 Insurance Companies' Bias In Disability Claims
    07:49 Legal Recourse and Punitive Damages
    08:54 What Are Punitive Damages?
    09:25 Recap and Final Advice
    10:07 Have Questions? Contact Us Today!

    ===

    If you've been recently involved in an accident, feel free to give us a call at any time for a FREE consultation.

    📞 Calls are answered 24/7 at 1-866-234-6093

    🌎 Visit our website at:

    https://www.iacobellilaw.com (Ontario, Canada)
    https://www.iacobellilawyers.com/ (Florida, USA)

    ===

    In today's video, Andrew and Colton from Iacobelli Law Firm shed light on the complex world of disability claims. Navigating this process can be daunting, and unfortunately, many claims end up being denied.

    Join us as we break down the top three reasons why disability claims are often denied and steps you can take to improve your chances of a successful claim. Insurance policies have specific definitions for what qualifies as a disability. We will explain how these definitions can change over time and why it is crucial to understand and meet the criteria set by your insurance contract.

    Insurance companies look for discrepancies between your claims and actual activities. Learn why detailed, consistent medical documentation is essential and how to ensure you have the necessary evidence to back up your claim. Andrew and Colton will also discuss the importance of maintaining consistency in your statements and actions to avoid giving insurers a reason to deny your claim.

    Facing a denied claim can be frustrating, but don't lose hope. We hope this video will provide you with the knowledge and strategies to challenge a denial effectively. Contact us today if you believe your claim has been unfairly denied.

    === 

    This material is provided for informational use only, and is in no way intended to constitute legal advice. Nothing in this website is intended to be, and should not be construed as, legal advice or the formation of a lawyer-client relationship. You should not act on information contained in this podcast or video. If you have a legal question or issue, you should seek the advice of a lawyer. Past results are not necessarily indicative of future results and the amount recovered and other litigation outcomes will vary according to the facts in individual cases.

    ===

    Podcast Produced by 6Story

    • 10 min
    How to Start a Personal Injury Claim: A Step-by-Step Guide

    How to Start a Personal Injury Claim: A Step-by-Step Guide

    Have you ever wondered how a personal injury claim is initiated? Many assume that a personal injury claim means heading straight to court, but the process actually begins long before any lawsuit is filed. Join Andrew Iacobelli from Iacobelli Law Firm as he provides an in-depth breakdown of the initial steps involved in starting a personal injury claim. Discover the critical pre-litigation steps, understand the defendant's response and learn how to protect your rights and secure compensation.

    WATCH THE VIDEO HERE:

    How to Start a Personal Injury Claim: A Step-by-Step Guide - YouTube

    00:00 Introduction to Personal Injury Claims
    00:32 Pre-Litigation Steps
    01:02 Starting a Claim in Court
    01:47 Filing and Serving the Lawsuit
    03:30 Defendant's Response and Insurance Company Involvement
    04:31 Have Questions? Contact Us Today!

    ===

    If you've been recently involved in an accident, feel free to give us a call at any time for a FREE consultation.

    📞 Calls are answered 24/7 at 1-866-234-6093

    🌎 Visit our website at:

    https://www.iacobellilaw.com (Ontario, Canada)
    https://www.iacobellilawyers.com/ (Florida, USA)

    ===

    In this episode, Andrew will guide you through the essential steps for starting a personal injury claim. Contrary to popular belief, the process begins long before a lawsuit is filed in court. We'll explain the crucial pre-litigation steps, such as gathering evidence, seeking medical attention, and documenting the incident.

    Andrew will explain the filing of initial documents, such as complaints and statements of claims, and their role in outlining allegations and seeking relief. We'll also discuss the role of insurance companies in defending claims, the typical responses they provide and common defenses they use to challenge allegations.

    Each case is unique, and additional actions may be necessary as the process unfolds. Don't miss these essential tips to ensure you preserve your rights and maximize your chances of a successful claim. If you have any questions or need further clarification, feel free to reach out to Iacobelli Law Firm for a free consultation.

    === 

    This material is provided for informational use only, and is in no way intended to constitute legal advice. Nothing in this website is intended to be, and should not be construed as, legal advice or the formation of a lawyer-client relationship. You should not act on information contained in this podcast or video. If you have a legal question or issue, you should seek the advice of a lawyer. Past results are not necessarily indicative of future results and the amount recovered and other litigation outcomes will vary according to the facts in individual cases.

    ===

    Podcast Produced by 6Story

    • 5 min
    Day In the Life of an Articling Student in Personal Injury Law with Brian Tsui

    Day In the Life of an Articling Student in Personal Injury Law with Brian Tsui

    Are you a current or future articling student eager to learn more about the articling experience at a law firm and how it can help further your legal career? In this episode, Andrew Iacobelli sits down with articling student Brian Tsui, who shares his firsthand experience and the benefits of his articling experience at Iacobelli Law Firm.

    Brian will guide you through the day-to-day realities of articling, from the responsibilities and tasks of an articling student to how it’s preparing him for practice as a fully licensed lawyer. Discover the unique opportunities for growth, learning and professional development in the articling experience. Brian also reflects on how articling has honed his legal skills to gaining exposure to different areas of personal injury law and the transformative impact of his articling experience.

    Join Andrew and Brian as they reflect on their roles as articling principal and student, offering valuable advice to current and prospective articling students. Whether you're considering articling or preparing for the articling process, this episode offers a wealth of practical advice and inspiration to guide you on your journey to becoming a successful lawyer.

    WATCH THE VIDEO HERE:

    Day In the Life of an Articling Student in Personal Injury Law with Brian Tsui - YouTube

    00:22 Discovering a Passion for Law
    02:04 From Tax Law to Personal Injury Law
    02:54 What is Articling in Law?
    04:25 How Long Is The Articling Process?
    04:53 Brian's Journey So Far In Personal Injury Law
    05:43 The Day-to-Day of an Articling Student
    07:22 Preparing for Practice: Brian's Perspective on the Articling Experience
    08:57 Reflections and Future Aspirations in Law
    11:23 Responsibilities and Tasks of an Articling Student in Personal Injury Law
    13:43 Brian's Advice For Future Articling Students
    15:30 Reflections of the Articling Experience and Gratitude

    ===

    If you've been recently involved in an accident, feel free to give us a call at any time for a FREE consultation.

    📞 Calls are answered 24/7 at 1-866-234-6093

    🌎 Visit our website at:

    https://www.iacobellilaw.com (Ontario, Canada)
    https://www.iacobellilawyers.com/ (Florida, USA)

    ===

    In today's video, Andrew Iacobelli of Iacobelli Law Firm interviews Brian Tsui, an articling student at his Ontario law firm. Initially drawn to tax law by an inspiring professor, Brian's career trajectory shifted to personal injury law following the unexpected passing of his mentor. Brian delves into his articling experience, highlighting the pivotal role of mentorship, the transferable skills from tax law to personal injury law, and the daily duties of an articling student.

    Brian is presently a lawyer-candidate articling at Iacobelli Law Firm. He assists injury victims in matters involving serious motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, wrongful death claims, municipal liability, insurance disputes, nursing home negligence, dog bites, and other injury claims.

    Brian earned his Juris Doctor degree from Queen's University, where he had the opportunity to work with the Conflict Analytics Lab. There, he was able to merge his interests in law and data science, using machine learning as a tool for dispute resolution.

    Before attending law school, Brian received his Honours Bachelor's degree in Global Business and Digital Arts from the University of Waterloo. He broadened his understanding of business management during an exchange term at the University of Hong Kong. Furthermore, Brian is fluent in both English and Cantonese.

    When he's not at work, Brian is likely to be found on the golf course. He is a former member of the Queen’s golf team and remains an active supporter, never missing an opportunity to cheer on his old teammates.

    === 

    This material is provided for informational use only, and is in no way intended to constitute legal advice. Nothing in this website is intended to be, and should not be construed as, legal advice or the formation of a lawyer-client relatio

    • 17 min
    Countering Low Ball Settlement Offers On Personal Injury Claims

    Countering Low Ball Settlement Offers On Personal Injury Claims

    Having a lawyer by your side during legal proceedings, especially when dealing with insurance companies, is crucial for protecting your rights and ensuring fair treatment. When faced with lowball offers from insurance companies, having legal representation becomes even more important.

    Insurance companies often aim to minimize payouts, offering settlements far below what may be fair compensation for your injuries or damages. An experienced personal injury lawyer can assess the true value of your claim based on various factors such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering and future damages. They can then negotiate with the insurance company to secure a fair settlement that accurately reflects the extent of your losses.

    A lawyer will have the expertise to evaluate the true extent of your losses, including medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and future damages. They can work to secure a fair and just settlement that fully compensates you for your losses.

    If presented with a lowball offer from the insurance company, it's essential to consult with a lawyer immediately. Remember, your lawyer is your advocate, fighting for your rights and best interests every step of the way.

    Watch the full video:
    Countering Low Ball Settlement Offers On Personal Injury Claims (youtube.com)

    00:18 Understanding the Opposition: Insurance Companies
    01:09 Strategies to Combat Lowball Offers
    02:30 Creating Risk for Insurance Companies
    02:40 The Importance of Treatment with a Healthcare Team
    03:28 The Importance of Honesty and Credibility
    04:52 Negotiating Offers with Legal Representation
    05:12 How to Respond When Faced with an Unreasonable Offer
    07:11 Steps to Take When Presented with an Offer Without a Lawyer
    07:52 The Role of Economic Loss in Lowball Offers
    08:33 Turning Lowball Offers into Opportunities
    09:36 The Journey Towards Settlement or Trial
    10:57 Have Questions? Contact Us Today!

    ===

    If you've been recently involved in an accident, feel free to give us a call at any time for a FREE consultation.

    📞 Calls are answered 24/7 at 1-866-234-6093

    🌎 Visit our website at:

    https://www.iacobellilaw.com (Ontario, Canada)
    https://www.iacobellilawyers.com/ (Florida, USA)

    ===

    In this episode, Andrew Iacobelli, from Iacobelli Law Firm, will help you navigate lowball offers on personal injury claims.

    Insurance companies, often the opposing side in personal injury claims, have a vested interest in limiting the amount of money they pay out on claims. Dealing with unrealistic lowball offers requires a strategic approach to negotiations.

    One of the key strategies is the importance of preparing every case for trial. By building a strong case that can be presented in court, the likelihood of receiving a fair settlement increases significantly. Learn about the importance of maintaining a consistent treatment plan and how being honest about symptoms and injuries can discourage lowball offers by creating risk for insurance companies.

    When faced with an unreasonable offer, it's essential to stay composed and seek guidance from a legal representative. Having a lawyer on your side can provide valuable insights into the value of a claim and the best negotiation strategies to pursue. If you have any questions or need assistance with your personal injury claim, feel free to reach out to us. Our team is available 24/7 to provide support and guidance.

    === 

    This material is provided for informational use only, and is in no way intended to constitute legal advice. Nothing in this website is intended to be, and should not be construed as, legal advice or the formation of a lawyer-client relationship. You should not act on information contained in this podcast or video. If you have a legal question or issue, you should seek the advice of a lawyer. Past results are not necessarily indicative of future results and the amount recovered and other litigation outcomes will vary according to the facts in individual cases.

    ===

    Podcas

    • 11 min
    Your Initial Consultation with a Personal Injury Lawyer

    Your Initial Consultation with a Personal Injury Lawyer

    Preparing to meet with a personal injury lawyer for the first time can be an intimidating process for many. Join us as we shed light on what to expect at your first meeting with a personal injury lawyer and the purpose of the initial consultation. A skilled and dedicated lawyer will work tirelessly to advocate for your rights, negotiate with insurance companies and pursue maximum compensation on your behalf. Investing time in selecting the right lawyer through a free consultation is essential to ensuring a positive legal outcome and obtaining the justice and compensation you deserve.

    Watch the video on YouTube:
    Your Initial Consultation with a Personal Injury Lawyer - YouTube

    00:42 What Happens at the Initial Interview?
    01:45 Meeting Options and Preferences
    02:29 Gathering Essential Information During the Meeting
    04:15 Sharing Details About Previous Accidents or Injuries With Your Lawyer
    05:14 Understanding the Legal Process and Purpose of Initial Consultation
    06:01 Is Everything I Say to a Lawyer Confidential?
    06:20 How Much Does it Cost for an Initial Consultation with a Lawyer?
    07:00 Signing Documents and Officially Hiring a Lawyer
    07:57 Client Involvement and the Benefits of Legal Representation
    09:19 Have Questions? Contact Us Today!

    ===

    If you've been recently involved in an accident, feel free to give us a call at any time for a FREE consultation.

    📞 Calls are answered 24/7 at 1-866-234-6093

    🌎 Visit our website at:

    https://www.iacobellilaw.com (Ontario, Canada)
    https://www.iacobellilawyers.com/ (Florida, USA)

    ===

    Have you ever wondered what happens during a personal injury lawyer consultation? Join Andrew Iacobelli of Iacobelli Law Firm as he provides a comprehensive overview of what clients can expect during their first meeting with a personal injury lawyer and what happens next once you've hired a lawyer for your case. Learn why you should take advantage of a free consultation with a lawyer to find the right lawyer for you. 

    Discover why it’s important to share every detail about your incident and any previous accidents or injuries with your lawyer. Andrew will also discuss the costs involved with hiring a lawyer and how much involvement will be required on your end as your case progresses. We hope this guide will help you understand the purpose of the initial consultation and help you in hiring the right personal injury lawyer for your case with confidence.

    === 

    This material is provided for informational use only, and is in no way intended to constitute legal advice. Nothing in this website is intended to be, and should not be construed as, legal advice or the formation of a lawyer-client relationship. You should not act on information contained in this podcast or video. If you have a legal question or issue, you should seek the advice of a lawyer. Past results are not necessarily indicative of future results and the amount recovered and other litigation outcomes will vary according to the facts in individual cases.

    ===

    Podcast Produced by 6Story

    • 9 min
    How to Build a Stronger Case for Slip and Fall & Trip and Fall Accidents

    How to Build a Stronger Case for Slip and Fall & Trip and Fall Accidents

    Slip and fall incidents can happen anywhere, presenting serious injury risks. Whether in private homes or busy commercial spaces, the responsibility for these accidents often falls on property owners or occupants. Identifying the liable party is key to pursuing compensation. Residential cases typically involve property owners or occupants, while commercial incidents may implicate various stakeholders. Seeking legal counsel early will help in investigations and ensure timely notification to responsible parties. Know your rights and secure the compensation you deserve following a slip or trip and fall accident.

    Watch the video here:
    https://youtu.be/56Xc7qh1Q5c

    00:16 What is a Slip and Fall Accident?
    01:04 Understanding the Causes of Slip and Fall & Trip and Fall Accidents
    02:05 Identifying Responsible Parties in Slip and Fall Accidents
    03:24 Evaluating the Worth of a Slip and Fall Case
    05:28 Understanding the Timelines in Slip and Fall Case
    06:23 The Seriousness of Injuries from Slip and Fall Accidents
    07:59 Preserving Evidence in Slip and Fall Accidents
    09:06 Responsibilities of Property Owners to Prevent Accidents
    10:00 Have Questions? Contact Us Today!

    ===

    If you've been recently involved in an accident, feel free to give us a call at any time for a FREE consultation.

    📞 Calls are answered 24/7 at 1-866-234-6093

    🌎 Visit our website at:

    https://www.iacobellilaw.com (Ontario, Canada)
    https://www.iacobellilawyers.com/ (Florida, USA)

    ===

    Slip and fall accidents can be more than just a stumble—they can change lives. Join Andrew Iacobelli of Iacobelli Law Firm, as he discusses the complexities of slip and fall incidents and the legal recourse available to those affected. While slip and fall accidents may seem less severe compared to car accidents, they can result in severe injuries, including broken bones, head injuries, and soft tissue damage. In some cases, slip and falls can even be fatal.

    When you slip and fall on someone else's personal or commercial property, the responsibility for your injuries lies with the property owner, landlords, tenants and maintenance companies. Andrew will touch up how to identify responsible parties and why it is important to consult with a lawyer early to strengthen your investigation and build your case.

    Learn about legal timelines and the importance of early legal intervention in preserving your case, even if you are unsure about pursuing your case. If you have been involved in a slip and fall or trip and fall accident, it is important to understand your rights and seek legal guidance. Our team is here to assist you in assessing your case and providing the support you need to pursue your claim. Contact us today for a free consultation.

    ===

    This material is provided for informational use only, and is in no way intended to constitute legal advice. Nothing in this website is intended to be, and should not be construed as, legal advice or the formation of a lawyer-client relationship. You should not act on information contained in this podcast or video. If you have a legal question or issue, you should seek the advice of a lawyer. Past results are not necessarily indicative of future results and the amount recovered and other litigation outcomes will vary according to the facts in individual cases.

    ===

    Podcast Produced by 6Story

    • 10 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
2 Ratings

2 Ratings

Top Podcasts In Education

The Mel Robbins Podcast
Mel Robbins
The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
Dr. Jordan B. Peterson
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck Podcast
Mark Manson
TED Talks Daily
TED
The Rich Roll Podcast
Rich Roll
Miss America
C23

You Might Also Like