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EPIC Sponsors Symphony Tacoma’s Beethoven & Brahms Concert | WIN TICKETS!

Along with our work in helping injured clients and their families, Evergreen Personal Injury Counsel is committed to supporting nonprofit organizations in the community, as both volunteers and donors. To celebrate the Tacoma arts community, we are sponsoring Symphony Tacoma’s Beethoven & Brahms concert on Sunday, March 25 at 2:30 pm at the legendary Rialto Theater. We’re… Read more »

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Life After an Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) | Tacoma Injury Attorneys

According to the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center, there are more than 17,000 new cases of a spinal cord injury (SCI) each year. Whether the injury is acute or chronic, it often results in a lifetime of expensive physical rehabilitation and therapy. This can have a negative and devastating effect for the injured and… Read more »

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What is Pain & Suffering in a Personal Injury Case?

Many people have heard the term “pain and suffering” as it pertains to personal injury, but very few understand what it means. There are two different classifications of pain and suffering: physical and mental. The physical aspect derives from the physical pain suffered in the accident, and the mental aspect refers to emotional distress or… Read more »

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Discussing WA Opioid-Related Auto Accidents | John Christensen

Let’s talk about a difficult but topical subject in today’s society: the opioid epidemic. The misuse and addiction to opioids—such as prescription pain relievers, heroin and synthetic opioids is everywhere. It affects countless victims and families throughout the state of Washington and across the nation. With the increase of opioid abuse, comes the rise of… Read more »

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Congratulations to John Christensen for Outstanding Service Award

Evergreen Personal Injury Counsel attorney John Christensen was recently honored with the “Outstanding Service Award” by the Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association (TPCBA) and the Pierce County Legal Community. The award was presented at the annual TPCBA Lincoln Day Banquet this past Friday. John has been a long-time valued member of the TPBCA, serving as chair… Read more »

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Preventing WA Underride Truck Accidents | Jeremy Johnston

Underride accidents occur when a passenger vehicle and a semi-truck with a trailer collide. Trucks often weigh 20-30 times as much as passenger vehicles. They are taller with greater ground clearance, which is the most common cause of underriding accidents. As a result, the occupants inside are often severely injured. The National Highway Traffic Safety… Read more »

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EPIC Insurance Series: Four Insurance Policies to Review in 2018

The start of the new year is the perfect opportunity to take time to review your insurance policies. It can help you locate any gaps in coverage that may have occurred over the past year. Before reviewing your insurance policies, our attorneys at Evergreen Personal Injury Counsel recommend sitting down and creating a list of… Read more »

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Catastrophic Injuries: Discussing Burn Injuries

The American Burn Association (ABA) reported that there were around 486,000 burn incidents in 2016. If you’ve ever suffered a burn – even a minor one—you are well aware of how painful they can be. Burn injuries are not to be taken lightly, especially if they were caused by the negligence of another person. They… Read more »

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Being Prepared If You’re Caught in an Avalanche | James McCormick

In the 2016 – 2017 winter season, 12 people in the United States were killed by avalanches, according to the Avalanche Information Center. Recently, two young snowboarders went missing in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. As of the posting of this blog post, the search for them has been suspended indefinitely. Both skiers carried cell… Read more »

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EPIC Insurance Series: Common Myths on Auto Insurance

When purchasing car insurance, there are many factors that can affect the coverage and cost. When trying to decide, it’s easy to get confused or be misinformed on what your insurance covers. As a result, motorists can wind up underinsured or paying more than they should. We’re going to share the top five myths for… Read more »