Asked in Personal Injury for Oklahoma

Q: Should I accept $500 for negligence per se?

I showered at Travel centers of America, and my hair got caught in a blow dryer that didn’t have a safety cage around the fan. I struggled to remove the dryer from my hair for about an hour. I lost a significant amount of hair, and self esteem. TA’s insurance adjuster wants to pay me $500. Could I get more if I filed a suit? Or should I just take it, and leave it?

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Howard Berkson
Howard Berkson
  • Tulsa, OK
  • Licensed in Oklahoma

A: I don't think anybody can give you a fair answer to this question without more details. You should talk to a personal injury attorney. Bring pictures and any medical bills or counseling bills you've received as a result of this issue.

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