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Nursing Home Negligence Lawsuits: Medication Errors

When we’re faced with the difficult decision to place an elderly relative in a nursing home, we hope that they will receive the level of compassion and care that they deserve. Unfortunately, mistakes can happen in a nursing home, particularly related to medication. Medication errors can be serious for anyone but can be especially dire […]

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How to Travel Safely Around Bicyclists

How to Travel Safely Around Bicyclists

While cars and bicycles have an equal right to use the road, they are anything but equal when the two collide. Bicycles don’t have the weight, bumpers, cages, seat belts, and airbags of cars. Their thin two wheels make them less stable and more sensitive to road debris and damaged pavement. Although bicyclists might briefly […]

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Describing Common Slip, Trip and Fall Workplace Hazards

According to OSHA, 15% of all accidental deaths are caused by slips, trips, and falls. Only motor vehicle accidents cause more fatalities. The seriousness of a fall depends on a number of factors such as whether the person falls forward or backward, the height of the fall, the person’s age and health, how the person […]

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Delayed Injuries From Car Accidents

Delayed Injuries From Car Accidents

When people are victims of a car accident, they often believe that if they don’t feel immediate pain, they weren’t hurt. But this isn’t necessarily true. The human body releases endorphins (natural pain killers) which can mask the pain for several days following the accident. Some of the most common types of delayed injuries include: […]

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Our Attorney Defines the Legal Concept of Negligence

Persons do not think about accidental events, regularly, taking place.  This is to say persons are injured and property is damaged.  When a car accident occurs, one of the primary questions that comes to mind is:  Which party was at fault?  The legal concept of negligence, with respect to these particular type of accidental events, […]

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Rear-End Collisions Explained By Our Accident Attorney

Rear-End Collisions Explained By Our Accident Attorney

In the United States, the most common type of car accident is a rear-end collision, according to Rearendcollision.com. Liability When one’s vehicle is hit from behind, the striking driver is almost always at fault. This is because traffic laws state that drivers need to safely come to a stop when a vehicle in front slows or […]

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You Should Really Consider Hiring An Attorney If Your Injuries Are Severe

Persons, involved in automobile accident, even with competent insurers are wise to consider help from an automobile accident attorney.  The preceding statement is true even when the car accident victim was able to attain a seemingly fair settlement from his or her insurer.  The reason being is that if the accident was considered severe and the […]

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The “Shocking” Truth About Workplace Electrical Injuries

The “Shocking” Truth About Workplace Electrical Injuries

The last available data supplied by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) reveal that 46,598 electricity-linked injuries were reported during the years 1992-2002. Electrical shocks suffered in the workplace can result in disabling injuries and the need for a New Jersey Workers’ Comp Attorney. The following information on the causes of electrical injuries is […]

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How to Avoid a Deer-Vehicle Collision

According to the Insurance Information Institute, 1.6 million deer-vehicle collisions take place in the United States every year, causing two hundred deaths, thousands of injuries, and more than $3.6 billion in vehicle damage. While most of these accidents occur October through December due to mating season, they can happen anytime of year. May and June […]

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Proper Precaution is Always Necessary with Equipment Safety

Proper Precaution is Always Necessary with Equipment Safety

Two workers were killed at a construction site on February 18 when a 10,000 pound generator fell. While one worker died at the scene, the second worker was transported to the hospital, where he was declared dead several hours later. Construction sites can be dangerous work locations if proper precautions are not taken. Fortunately, there […]

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