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    Injured at a Montana State Fair or Festival?

    Friday, July 27th, 2018

    Legal Assistance for Those Harmed at a State Fair or Festival A state fair or festival is a fun place to visit, but it can also be the scene of tragedy. Those who suffer injuries while attending public events may be entitled to financial compensation. However, they will need the services of a Montana personal […]

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    Injured Ziplining through Montana WildLife?

    Friday, July 20th, 2018

    Injured Ziplining Through Montana Wildlife Dangers of Ziplining Ziplining is an activity that is popular among both tourists and residents in Montana. People enjoy ziplining through the forests and seeing all of the wildlife. Zipline is a fun activity, but it can also be dangerous. Although there are inherent risks involved with ziplining, but many […]

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    Injured while visiting Montana State and National Parks – What Can I do?

    Friday, July 13th, 2018

    Injured At A Montana State Or Federal Park? Bulman Law Associates Can Help If you’re headed to a national or state park in Montana this summer, it’s important to know what to do if you or a loved one is injured. Although most people take safety precautions and follow the rules of the park, sometimes […]

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    What Work Injuries are Covered Under Workers Compensation in Montana?

    Friday, July 6th, 2018

    If you’ve suffered injuries in Montana during the course and scope of your employment by a foreseeable risk of your employment, you might be eligible for workers’ compensation benefits. The Montana Code Annotated section 39-71-105 provides that the intent behind the state’s workers’ compensation laws “is to provide, without regard to fault, wage-loss and medical […]

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    Injured at a Waterpark in Montana?

    Friday, June 29th, 2018

    Injuries can happen anywhere, which assuredly includes water parks that are known for being dangerous as well as adventurous. Water is a main source of recreation in the summer, especially now that water parks have become so plentiful across the nation. Montana is no different from other states with these awesome attractive venues. However, there […]

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    Injured at a Summer Concert? Let us Help You Get Compensation.

    Friday, June 22nd, 2018

    Summer is supposed to be a time when we can all relax a little and enjoy life. Many of us plan vacations during that time and make extra preparations to help us take care of the variety of things that we need to handle before we have to get back into a regular routine in […]

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    Summer Road Trip Accident

    Thursday, June 14th, 2018

    Summertime always means fun in the sun, along with the occasional road trip to a vacation destination. However, there are few things that can create a problem during a summer outing like an auto accident. Whether it is a fender bender in an urban area or an accident out on the open highway, the fallout […]

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    When Workers Compensation Isn’t Enough

    Friday, June 1st, 2018

    Employers are required to carry workers compensation for all of their full-time employees. It is designed to compensate a person who has become ill or gotten injured on the job. Workers compensation is designed to provide money for medical bills, lost time at work, pain and suffering. There are five main types of workers compensation […]

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    Insurance Bad Faith Workers Compensation Claims

    Thursday, May 24th, 2018

    Insurance companies are well-known in the legal industry for using any technicality they can find to deny or lessen the value of an insurance claim, and workers compensation is no different. In fact, workers compensation insurance companies are among the worst when it comes to bad faith claims processing because the employee often has little […]

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    Survival Action, What is it?

    Thursday, May 17th, 2018

    When someone dies due to negligence, it can be an extremely frustrating situation for everyone involved. Family members are likely going to be extremely angry about what happened and will often want some sort of compensation, so that they feel that justice for the unnecessary death has been served. For this purpose, there are both […]

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    When to Settle my Personal Injury Case

    Thursday, May 10th, 2018

    If you have been injured, you likely already have a lot that you were dealing with. Not only are you dealing with physical pain, but you might also be dealing with stress as well. It is possible that you will have to miss work because of your injury, and you might end up having to […]

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    Preventing Drowsy Driving

    Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

    When a person drives while drowsy, that is a recipe for an accident. Drowsy drivers are responsible for thousands of accidents each year in the United States. Many are killed as a result of the irresponsible actions of drowsy drivers. It is important that you don’t drive while drowsy on the fast highways of Montana. […]

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    Who Does the Montana Workers Compensation Act Cover?

    Monday, March 19th, 2018

    Workers’ compensation insurance is a very important topic for many people with employment all over the country. The laws vary from state to state, which is why it is important to know the laws that apply to your specific state. If you are familiar with the law as it applies to this type of insurance, […]

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    What are Workers Compensation Benefits?

    Monday, March 12th, 2018

    Every worker has the right to leave work in the same condition that they arrived in. If during the course of your work you experience an illness or injury related, either directly or indirectly, by your working conditions you could be entitled to workers compensation benefits. Bulman Law Associates is a Montana Workers Compensation Attorney […]

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    How and When Do I Receive Workers Compensation Benefits?

    Monday, March 5th, 2018

    If you have been injured or have suffered an illness during the course of your work, you should seek workers compensation benefits through your employer. Workers compensation benefits provide coverage for medical costs and/or wages lost from the inability to perform regular or modified work duties caused by the injury. If you’ve experienced a work-related […]

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    Social Media Don’ts when it comes to Workers Compensation

    Monday, February 26th, 2018

    Sadly, social media has the power to completely destroy a person’s workers compensation case. Information that is stored on your social media profile(s) is at risk of being used at any time by your employer to debunk your case and ultimately deny your claim. This is why it’s incredibly important to handle yourself appropriately online […]

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    Workers Compensation Injuries that Increase in the Winter

    Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

    Workers Compensation Injuries that Increase in the Winter Workers compensation injury claims are many like personal injuries in the fact that the type of injuries changes with the seasons to some degree. While many summertime injuries are related to hot working conditions, wintertime job responsibilities can produce specific types of injuries as well, especially when […]

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    Winter Car Emergency Kit: Be Prepared

    Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

    Winter Car Emergency Kit: Be Prepared Snowy weather can cause you to get stranded in your vehicle. The thought of being stuck in your vehicle can be scary. Fortunately, if you know what to do ahead of time, then it will be easier for you to prepare for an emergency. You need to put together […]

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    Montana Winter Driving Tips

    Friday, January 5th, 2018

    Five Essential Montana Winter Driving Tips At Bulman Law Associates in Missoula, Mont., we want you to drive safely in the winter. Most of this state is sparsely populated, and when you are traveling, it is often on a country road or busy highway. Use these winter driving tips in Montana to prevent an accident […]

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    Slip and Fall while Christmas Shopping? What are your Rights?

    Friday, December 22nd, 2017

    You Slipped and Fell While Christmas Shopping? What are Your Rights? The owners of a mall or any business inside of that mall have a duty to take precautions to maintain their property in a reasonably safe condition. If an individual or entity breaches that duty and fails to remove accumulations of water or other […]

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    Advanced Car Consoles–Are They Aides or Distractions?

    Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

    Advanced Car Consoles–Are They Aides or Distractions? Some drivers might wonder whether they need to be an electrical or computer engineer to go to the grocery store. Advanced car consoles are intended to assist drivers with a wide variety of tasks, but what can come to issue is whether they increasingly distract drivers from their […]

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    Montana Workers’ Compensation Settlements – Are they taxed?

    Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

    Montana Workers’ Compensation Settlements – Are they taxed? A workers compensation settlement provides financial relief during one of the most trying times in your life. As beneficial as this lump sum of money is, you may wonder if the state of Montana will require you to pay taxes on it. In most instances, injured workers […]

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    Motorcycle Helmet Laws In Montana

    Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

    Why Helmets are Important One of the most important things that you can do to protect yourself while riding a motorcycle is to wear a helmet. You will greatly reduce your risk of a head injury by wearing a helmet. It is estimated that 70 percent of motorcycle accident fatalities are caused by head injuries. […]

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    Knee Sprains: One of the most Common Injuries in Montana

    Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

    Knee injuries and sprains in auto accidents are quite common in Montana. Typically, the victims suffer long-term disabilities. It is helpful to consult a Montana personal injury lawyer when a car accident causes the damages below: • Sprains and strains: Auto accidents can result in the twisting of the knee or damage to the soft tissue, tendons, cartilages, ligaments […]

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    Missoula Distractions and Cell Phone Laws

    Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

    In 2016, the Missoula City Council passed a law that banned all cell phone use while driving. There was already a law that banned texting and talking while driving. The law that was recently passed now forbid all cell phone use. However, you can still use hands-free devices while you are driving. The city council […]

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  • 5 Common Factors in Truck Accidents

    Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

    There are government regulations that have been passed to ensure truck drivers keep themselves and everyone else on the road safe. However, truck accidents are still a common occurrence. There are a number of factors that play a role in truck accidents. Overloaded Trailers The Department of Transportation has put an 80,000-pound weight limit on […]

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  • What to Do with Your Phone When You’re in a Car Accident

    Thursday, October 26th, 2017

    Your cell phone is one of the best tools that you have for protecting yourself in the aftermath of an automobile accident. Your first call after a wreck should be to 911. Emergency services will dispatch the helpers that you need to treat injuries and to clear away cars and debris. However, when the police […]

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  • The Role Social Media plays in an Accident

    Thursday, October 19th, 2017

    Social media has invaded every aspect of our lives, from helping us stay in touch with family and friends to advancing our careers through networking and new opportunities. While social media can be a remarkable tool, it’s also proving to be a danger to life on the roads. A look at recent traffic accident trends […]

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  • How Montana Wildlife Affects the Roadway

    Thursday, October 12th, 2017

      Navigating the roadways in Montana can be challenging. Drivers must share the streets with cyclists, pedestrians, and wildlife. Collisions with wildlife are common in the fall, but a collision can happen any time of year. Staying Safe on the Roadways Wild animals can leave the woods and stray onto highways. When animals are frightened […]

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  • Teenage Driver Safety Tips

    Thursday, October 5th, 2017

    Montana has one of the worst records for teen drivers and this disturbing trend is something that affects everyone. As we look to the causes, it becomes necessary to remind our area teen drivers of the importance of roadway safety. An accident can happen at any second and can have repercussions that last a lifetime. […]

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