32 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 )

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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 )

    Your Rights, Claims and Compensation in Nursing Home Negligence Cases

    Your Rights, Claims and Compensation in Nursing Home Negligence Cases

    🏥⚖️ Standing Up for Justice: Navigating Nursing Home Negligence Cases 🏥⚖️ When we entrust the care of our loved ones to nursing homes, we expect them to be treated with dignity and respect. Unfortunately, negligence can occur, leading to harm and heartbreak. This YouTube video is an essential guide for families navigating the complex and emotional journey of nursing home negligence cases. Learn about your rights, the claims process, and how to seek the compensation your loved one deserves. I'll cover some key issues in nursing home negligence, the importance of gathering evidence, and the steps to take to hold responsible parties accountable. Whether you're currently facing this challenging situation or want to be informed about your rights, this video provides the knowledge and guidance needed to advocate for the safety and well-being of your loved ones in nursing homes. Together, we can take a stand against negligence. 🛡️📚👩‍⚖️ #NursingHomeNegligence #ElderCareRights #LegalAdvice #ClaimCompensation

    At Iacobelli Law Firm, we understand the complexities families face when seeking justice for their loved ones' injuries, especially those who are most vulnerable and in the care of nursing homes or assisted living centers. From identifying negligence indicators like slip-and-fall incidents and breaches in care plans to discussing common injuries like broken bones or bed sores, we hope the following conversation will help you navigate the legal landscape for compensation and understand the nuances of nursing home negligence cases if your loved ones’ been injured.

    Watch the video on our YouTube channel:
    Your Rights, Claims and Compensation in Nursing Home Negligence Cases - YouTube

    00:23 What are Nursing Home or Assisted Living Negligence Cases?
    01:11 Common Injuries in Nursing Home Negligence Cases
    01:29 Identifying Negligence and Seeking Legal Help
    02:07 Compensation for Nursing Home Negligence
    02:33 Information Required for a Successful Case
    03:31 Insurance Coverage for Nursing Homes
    04:11 Compensation Expectations and Eligibility
    04:46 Rights of Individuals in Compromised Health
    05:45 What to Do When Unsure of a Claim
    06:16 Importance of Timely Legal Consultation
    06:34 Role of Regulatory Bodies in Investigations
    07:32 Have Questions? Contact Us Today!

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    If you've been recently involved in an accident, feel free to give us a call 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)

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    In this episode, Andrew Iacobelli is joined by Colton Leung from the Iacobelli Law firm. Colton, who handles most of the firm's nursing home negligence cases, will discuss what constitutes a nursing home negligence case or assisted living negligence case. In this conversation, they will also share common injuries seen in negligence cases, how to suspect negligence and the type of compensation families can expect.

    Andrew and Colton also discuss information that must be gathered for a successful case and insurance coverage of nursing homes. Gain important insights on what to do if your family is unsure if there's a case to make or not and the importance of contacting a lawyer promptly after an incident.

    If your loved one is an unfortunate victim of negligence in a nursing home, we hope this episode serves as your valuable guide to knowing your rights and the crucial steps to take to protect you and your family.

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    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

    • 7 min
    $15 Million Verdict: Dan Hessel's Approach to Jury Trial Strategy and Success

    $15 Million Verdict: Dan Hessel's Approach to Jury Trial Strategy and Success

    Join us for a conversation between Andrew Iacobelli of Iacobelli Law Firm and Dan Hessel, a distinguished trial lawyer from Golkow Hessel Attorneys in Philadelphia. In this exclusive interview, Dan provides a detailed account of a case where he secured an impressive $15 million verdict for a client facing a severed finger injury in a product liability case.

    With a wealth of experience spanning over two decades in personal injury and subrogation law, Dan passionately advocates for accident victims dealing with catastrophic injuries. Gain valuable insights as Andrew and Dan discuss the case and the nuanced dynamics between juries, judges, and the civil trial process, offering perspectives on the advantages of opting for jury trials in the legal landscape. Explore the challenges encountered in establishing liability and assessing damages in this high-stakes case, as well as the strategic use of themes to construct a compelling narrative for the courtroom. Dan, a seasoned trial lawyer, is widely respected for his unwavering commitment to securing justice for his clients.

    Watch the video on our YouTube channel:
    $15 Million Verdict: Dan Hessel's Approach to Jury Trial Strategy and Success - YouTube

    01:06 Introduction to Dan Hessel of Golkow Hessel Attorneys
    01:43 The $15 Million Dollar Verdict
    02:50 Challenges Preceding Trial
    04:40 Understanding the Legal Terms In a Trial
    06:21 Challenges in Proving Damages To The Jury
    08:35 Deciding to Bring a Case to Trial
    10:24 Importance of Credibility in Legal Proceedings
    12:06 Jury Trial vs Judge Alone Trial
    13:37 Canadian vs. American Jury Trials
    16:08 Navigating Bias and Prejudice in the Jury System
    19:11 Importance of Preparation Even If Case Doesn't Go To Trial
    20:19 How Insurance Companies Evaluate Trial Risk for Case Value
    22:01 Elevating Your Legal Strategy With a Theme for Trial Success
    25:25 How Often is Liability the Center of Defective Product Disputes?
    26:28 Dan's Story on Becoming a Lawyer and Trial Lawyer
    28:17 Pennsylvania's Journey with Tort Reforms
    30:00 Contact Information and Final Thoughts

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    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)

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    About Dan Hessel

    With over two decades of experience in personal injury and subrogation law, Dan specializes in handling catastrophic injury cases, securing 16 seven- or eight-figure verdicts or settlements as lead counsel. Recognized as a Pennsylvania “Super Lawyer” for seven consecutive years and a "Rising Star" for three prior years, Dan is among the top 5% of nominated lawyers.

    A life member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Dan has achieved over $40 million in verdicts and settlements for clients in recent years. His notable cases have been featured in various journals, and he has spoken at over 30 events nationwide on tort law issues.

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    Philadelphia, PA 19103
    Phone: 215-988-9400
    Fax: 215-988-0042

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    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.

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    • 33 min
    Winter Slip and Fall Liability and Lawsuits: Ice and Snow Conditions

    Winter Slip and Fall Liability and Lawsuits: Ice and Snow Conditions

    Although commonly perceived as minor, certain slip and fall incidents during winter can lead to severe or life-altering injuries. It is important to take proactive steps to prevent slip and fall accidents, especially during the winter months when icy conditions hit. Discover simple measures you can take to prevent slip and falls on your premises so you can protect yourself and others. Whether you’re a homeowner, business owner, or tenant, educate yourself on how to manage such incidents if they happen on your premises and safeguard your legal rights.

    Watch the video on our YouTube channel:
    Winter Slip and Fall Liability and Lawsuits: Ice and Snow Conditions - YouTube

    00:00 Introduction to Winter Safety
    00:38 Preventing Slip and Fall Accidents on Your Property
    01:14 Understanding the Impact of Weather Changes in Northern Climates
    02:29 Steps to Take After a Slip and Fall Accident
    03:48 Understanding the Severity of Slip and Fall Injuries
    04:48 Importance of Seeking Medical Attention
    05:42 Precautions to Avoid Slip and Fall Accidents
    06:33 Ontario's Comparative Negligence Standard in Slip and Fall Cases
    07:24 How to Deal with Slip and Fall Accidents on a Friend or Relative's Property
    09:01 Responsibility of Commercial Properties and Apartment Buildings
    10:21 Factors Considered by Insurance Companies in Slip and Fall Cases
    11:14 Have Questions? Contact Us Today!

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    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

    Or 

    🌎 Visit our website at:

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

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    In the winter months, particularly in regions like Ontario, slip and fall incidents rise as the conditions get icy. 

    In today's video, Andrew Iacobelli, from the Iacobelli Law Firm, will discuss how you can safeguard yourself and your business against slip and fall accidents caused by ice and snow during the winter months. Andrew will offer guidance on precautions homeowners and business owners can take to minimize accidents on their property and protect against legal issues if a slip and fall were to occur on the premises. Andrew will also address a very common concern about how to handle slip and fall accidents on properties owned by friends, relatives, or neighbors. 

    Learn about the important steps to take after experiencing a slip and fall incident and how documenting your incident promptly and seeking legal advice as soon as can be crucial to your case. Lastly, Andrew will discuss the impacts of slip and fall accidents and the injuries commonly sustained, ranging from fractures to head trauma, and explore how personal negligence can play an important role in how much you can potentially recover for your claim.

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    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.

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    • 11 min
    Family, Friends and Co-workers As Witnesses in a Personal Injury Claim

    Family, Friends and Co-workers As Witnesses in a Personal Injury Claim

    Did you know your family, friends and work colleagues, known as lay witnesses, could be invaluable in proving your case in a personal injury claim after an accident? Family, friends and co-workers make excellent witnesses for personal injury claims due to their credibility, first-hand knowledge and ability to provide consistent accounts of the accident's impact on your life. Testimony from lay witnesses can corroborate damages, offer emotional support and present an objective perspective on how your injuries have affected your daily life and work performance.

    Watch the video on our YouTube channel:
    Family, Friends and Co-workers As Witnesses in a Personal Injury Claim - YouTube

    00:18 What are lay witnesses?
    00:40 Types of witnesses in a personal injury claims
    01:31 Family can provide insight to changes in your daily life
    02:22 Friends can play a critical role in personal injury cases
    02:42 Co-workers can provide specific knowledge about work-related aspects post injury
    03:20 Insurance companies will challenge or undermine your personal injury case
    04:16 Importance of bringing on lay witnesses who knew you before the accident
    05:23 What happens when you return to work after a personal injury
    06:50 Witnesses can help paint a comprehensive picture of the injured person's life
    07:48 Have Questions? Contact Us Today!


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    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

    Or

    🌎 Visit our website at:

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


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    In today’s episode, Personal Injury Lawyer Andrew Iacobelli will discuss how lay witnesses can be a major asset to your personal injury claim. Family, friends and co-workers are generally seen as credible and unbiased witnesses. They are not financially or personally invested in the outcome of your claim, which can enhance their reliability in the eyes of the court. These personal relationships with you can lend credibility to your case.

    If multiple individuals who know you well provide consistent accounts of your condition and how the accident has affected you, it strengthens your case. Consistency among lay witnesses can help establish a clear and accurate narrative on how your injuries and symptoms have affected your abilities to perform daily activities or engage in recreational activities and hobbies.

    Andrew will also share how work colleagues, in particular, can provide an objective perspective on how the injury has affected your job performance, attendance, and overall work life. This can be important in cases where you are seeking compensation for lost wages or earning capacity.

    If you’ve been injured in an accident, your family, friends and co-workers can provide invaluable support and credibility to strengthen your personal injury claim. If you have questions or need assistance, reach out for a free consultation.


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    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.

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    • 8 min
    Building Your Injury Claim with Medical Experts

    Building Your Injury Claim with Medical Experts

    Choosing the right medical team and treatment for your injuries and symptoms after an accident is paramount for both a successful physical recovery and financially in a personal injury claim. Firstly, the proper medical team can accurately diagnose and treat injuries, preventing long-term complications and ensuring a smoother recovery process. Secondly, in the context of a personal injury claim, having the right medical documentation and expert opinions can strengthen the case. Thorough medical records and professional assessments serve as valuable evidence, demonstrating the extent of injuries, their connection to the incident and the projected costs for treatment and future care.

    Watch the video on our YouTube channel:
    Building Your Injury Claim with Medical Experts (youtube.com)

    00:14 The importance of having the right treatment team after an accident
    01:03 How healthcare and treatment affects your personal injury claim
    02:31 Healthcare + Specialists = Stronger Case
    03:06 Ask for referrals for healthcare providers and specialists
    03:46 Approach your own insurance company doctor referrals with caution
    04:28 How insurance company medical assessments may affect your case
    05:55 Protect yourself with doctors and healthcare providers that are on your side
    08:03 Have Questions? Contact Us Today!

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    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

    Or 

    🌎 Visit our website at:

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

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    In today’s video, Personal Injury Lawyer Andrew Iacobelli will be discussing the importance of having the right treatment team in place after an accident or other injury. Having the right treatment team is crucial for your personal injury claim as it not only ensures your well-being but also provides the necessary documentation and expertise to secure the compensation you deserve. It can make the difference between a successful claim and a challenging legal battle.

    Andrew will share how proper medical records of your injuries can serve as essential evidence in your personal injury claim. These records detail the extent and nature of your injuries, their link to the accident, and the treatment plan. This documentation is critical in demonstrating the validity and severity of your claim. The expertise and reputation of your treatment team can enhance the credibility of your case. Expert opinions and testimonials from reputable healthcare providers can carry significant weight in court or during negotiations with insurance companies.

    Protect yourself by having the right doctors and healthcare providers on your side. Your lawyer will often work closely with medical experts to build a strong case. Having the right treatment team means they can collaborate effectively to strengthen your claim and provide expert testimony if necessary. If you have questions or need assistance, reach out for a free consultation.


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    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.

    • 8 min
    Why Every Detail Matters: Reporting Injuries After an Accident

    Why Every Detail Matters: Reporting Injuries After an Accident

    How do you ensure you receive the compensation you rightfully deserve after an accident? When it comes to the aftermath of an accident, every detail matters. From that nagging pain in your back to the smallest scrape on your knee, reporting and documenting every injury and symptom isn't just a responsible choice – it's your key to unlocking the compensation you deserve. Discover why meticulous record keeping of your medical treatments and symptoms can make all the difference in your personal injury claim.

    Watch the video on our YouTube channel:
    Why Every Detail Matters: Reporting Injuries After an Accident - YouTube

    00:00 Significance of documenting all of your injuries and symptoms after an accident or personal injury
    00:35 Establish the connection between your accident and ALL of your injuries and symptoms
    01:53 How to protect yourself against denial of claims by the insurance company
    03:10 Why it's important to provide a clear record of injuries with your treating doctors and healthcare professionals
    03:45 Document and report all symptoms and injuries no matter how minor you think they are
    04:46 Address any cognitive, emotional or psychological trauma caused by the accident
    05:43] How do pre-existing injuries affect injury claims?
    06:49 Family members and friends who observe changes in you after an accident
    08:05 Have Questions? Contact Us Today!


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    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

    Or

    🌎 Visit our website at:

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


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    In today’s video, Andrew will discuss the significance of reporting all of your injuries and symptoms if you’ve been injured in an accident. It’s not just about noting your injuries; it’s about connecting them to the accident and ensuring your medical history and treatment is accurate and supports your claim.

    Insurance companies are always seeking ways to deny claims. Complete medical records are crucial when pursuing an insurance claim. Insurers may request these records to assess the validity of your injuries and determine the extent of coverage. Inaccurate or incomplete information could lead to claim denials or reduced compensation. Furthermore, if your doctors are called to testify in a legal case, they must provide accurate and comprehensive information. Failing to document or acknowledge injuries could undermine their credibility during cross-examination and weaken your case.

    Documenting all of your injuries and symptoms after an accident is essential to protect your rights and maximize your chances of a successful personal injury claim. Empower yourself with knowledge that can make all the difference in your recovery and financial well being. If you have questions or need assistance, reach out for a free consultation.


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    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.


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    • 8 min

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