There are many common defenses raised in personal injury claims. The defenses can be raised in court, and insurance companies use them to make low offers or deny personal injury claims altogether.

This is just a partial list of common defenses in personal injury claims.

Assumption of risk. This doctrine may act as a partial or even a complete bar to a personal injury claim. Written disclaimers fall under this category. Learn more.

Statute of limitations. If you miss it, your case is over – no matter how meritorious. Learn more.