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Advice On Avoiding Rear-End Collisions In New Jersey

Early on the afternoon of November 20, a rear-end collision on Route 22 East slowed traffic and closed a part of the highway for a time. While you cannot always avoid a car accident, there are several things you can do to reduce your chances of being involved in a rear-end accident. Keep a safe…

Negligence vs Gross Negligence

The term “negligence” as used in personal injury law implies that there has been a disregard of responsibility, either knowingly or in a situation where a person or organization should reasonably have known about hazardous or dangerous conditions. A grocery store owner who discovers that children have spilled a large quantity of soda in an…

Nursing Home Negligence Is Tough To Spot

In New Jersey, nursing home staff must meet a certain standard of care when it comes to the health of all residents. But unfortunately, it doesn’t always happen. Nursing Home Negligence Not all nursing home residents can speak up when they are not properly taken care of, which is why it’s important for family members…

Attorneys Can Help When You Are Hurt On The Job

Workers’ compensation is something few people give much thought to until they are hurt on the job. Even if you have not been injured at work, understanding New Jersey workers’ compensation law now can help you avoid delays in receiving your benefits if you are ever hurt while working. Here are some things you should…

Texting And Driving Can Be Devastating

In New Jersey, all drivers are banned from texting while driving, and for good reason. It’s estimated that answering a text takes your attention away from the road for five seconds. If your speed is 55 mph, that’s long enough to travel the length of a football field. Facts and Statistics The facts and statistics…

Check Out This Innovative Program To Stop Drunk Driving

As the winter season goes into full swing, driving becomes more dangerous and drivers more prone to accidents. It is dark and the weather may be inclement, and both conditions known to increase accidents. In addition, many winter holiday parties like Christmas and New Year’s involve drinking, and sometimes heavy drinking. The safety of drivers,…

Crucial Information And Tips For Safe Turnpike Driving

A recent accident on the New Jersey Turnpike resulted in injuries to seven individuals, six of them requiring medical attention at area hospitals. One lane of traffic was shut down for a time. Unfortunately, this is not an isolated incident. When hundreds or thousands of vehicles are traveling at high speeds, car accidents happen. By…

Traumatic Brain Injuries Cost Citizens $60 Billion

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), everyone is at risk for a traumatic brain injury, especially children and older adults. What is a Traumatic Brain Injury? It results from external mechanical force that’s powerful enough to cause brain dysfunction. The CDC estimates approximately 1.7 million people in the U.S. suffer from a TBI…

A New Jersey Car Accident Attorney Offers Winter Driving Tips

Winter means snow, ice, and slippery roads. Here are some driving tips that will help you safely maneuver the roadways during this frigid time of year. Prepare Your Vehicle It’s important to winterize your vehicle to avoid any problems when you’re traveling in conditions that are less than ideal. Be sure to check the following: Windshield…

A New Jersey Personal Injury Attorney Discusses Medical Malpractice

When you receive treatment from a medical professional, you expect a high level of care. However, that doesn’t always happen, and it can lead to a medical malpractice suit. What is Medical Malpractice? This means a medical professional does or doesn’t do something that causes a patient harm. When this happens, it is known as medical…

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