Though it may seem unnatural to do so, there are times in which it is necessary
you stay off social media, as it will prevent any additional issues from
occurring. One of these instances is when you are involved in an injury
claim. We are so used to documenting our daily lives on the Internet,
and it has almost become a detriment to the entire legal process. Our
Honolulu personal injury attorneys of Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner advise
our clients to refrain from using social media while in the midst of a
personal injury case, as the consequences can be disastrous.
There are a number of significant reasons as to why you should stay off
social media during your injury claim, and they all include protecting
your best interests. You may not realize this, but social media posts
can now count as evidence in court, as anything you post is considered
public record. Even something you believe is innocent can be manipulated
to incriminate you. For example, if you post about an outing with your
family, and are claiming you are severely injured, the opposition may
claim you are exaggerating or even faking your injury in order to obtain
Contact Our Honolulu Personal Injury Lawyers
If you or a loved one has been injured at the hands of another, there is
no time to waste in enlisting in the help of a Honolulu
personal injury attorney you can trust, such as ours at Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner.
Our legal team will go above and beyond in fighting for the rights you
deserve, no matter what it takes. Allow us to advocate on your behalf today.
Schedule an initial consultation with a member of our firm.
Call (808) 725-3016.