We hear about it more and more today. From the NFL, to college athletics, down to pee wee football: concussions or traumatic brain injury are causing so many long term problems.
Aside from feeling pain following a motor vehicle accident, many people are left with feelings of confusion, uncertainty, and fear. The law governing automobile accidents in the State of New Jersey contains many protections for those who are injured as a result of the negligence of others. If you are involved in a car accident, it is extremely important that you contact an attorney who is very well experienced in this specific area of the law.
Did you know that if you’re injured on a construction site you may be entitled to two forms of compensation? Through your employer, you will be entitled to workers compensation benefits.
The trauma that an individual may experience a result of a dog bite attack will often last far longer than the initial cuts, bruising and wounds.
Each of us has often been asked, “What is medical malpractice?” Medical malpractice is defined as a violation of the standard of care that causes injury. The standard of care is what a reasonable physician would do in the treatment of you.
When riding a motorcycle, there is an extremely small margin for error. Even if you are safest, most contentious rider on the road, you cannot control the environmental conditions, the road conditions or the actions of other motorists around you.
Nursing Home Abuse
Unfortunately, the elderly are the most vulnerable and can sometimes fall victim to the abuse and neglect of nursing home staff. When this happens, you need a strong team of attorneys to protect your loved ones.
Often times, manufacturers of products try to put profits above safety, compromising the integrity of the products they sell and putting the public at risk. When a products fails, it is most often the fault of the manufacturer due to either a design defect or a manufacturing defect.
Slip and Fall
I fell and hurt myself on someone’s property what should I do? First thing you should do is look around you and make observations as to what caused you to fall. Was it a pot hole? Or was it ice? Or was it water on the floor? Was it a cracked sidewalk?
In most automobile accident cases, individuals seeking compensation for pain and suffering must first prove that the injuries they sustained are permanent before being entitled to money damages.
Uber & Lyft Accidents
Since rideshare transportation services are fairly common, traffic accidents involving these vehicles have also become ordinary. Sadly, liability cases involving rideshare accidents can be complicated for many different reasons.
I was injured on the job, what should I do? This unfortunately is a very common occurrence here in New Jersey and across the county. Understanding your rights and obligations is very important in getting you the help you need and deserve to recover.
Burn injuries are some of the most serious injuries a person can ever suffer. Burns may require major reconstructive surgeries and skin grafts. In the medical world, burns are classified into three categories, first degree burns, second degree burns and third degree burns, which are considered the most, severe.
Losing a loved one is a tragedy beyond what we can express through words. When that death is caused by the negligence of someone else, it is even more difficult to find closure.