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What Qualifies As a Wrongful Death Claim?

If a family member or loved one has recently passed, we understand that it’s a trying time of grief for the whole family. It can be especially so if the death came about due to the negligence or action of another individual. While a wrongful death claim may be a hefty legal undertaking, in the […]

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Wrongful Death in Paterson | Peter N. Davis & Associates

What You Should Know About Wrongful Death Lawsuits in Paterson

No matter who you are, when a family member is lost in a sudden accident, the consequences can be overwhelming, and if the accident could have been avoided or if the deceased was the head of the household, the results can get even worse. In the blink of an eye, a family’s entire world goes […]

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What Damages Are Available in a Wrongful Death Case?

Regardless of who you are or even where you live, losing a loved one can be a devastating experience. What can make matters worse is if the death was sudden and the deceased was the head of the household. Most families in this situation will find their worlds quickly turned upside down, and making it […]

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How to Avoid Pool Accidents This Summer

As a homeowner, you are legally responsible for keeping your pool safe and secure.  You can be held liable if someone is injured or dies on your property, even if that person has trespassed. Your pool is your responsibility, and that involves monitoring it and protecting it from people you do not want to use […]

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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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Spinal Cord Injuries That Can Result From a Motorcycle Crash

Spinal Cord Injuries That Can Result From a Motorcycle Crash

Each year, the CDC estimates there are 11,000 spinal cord injuries in the United States. Some of them result from motorcycle accidents, and may include: Sacral Spine Injury This is the bottom section of the spine and it contains five vertebrae. An injury can result in bladder and bowel dysfunction, and weakness or paralysis of […]

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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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Parking Lot Accidents and Injuries to Pedestrians

Parking Lot Accidents and Injuries to Pedestrians

Parking lots are full of danger for a variety of reasons. They are areas shared by distracted drivers and distracted pedestrians. They are often poorly designed and infrequently patrolled by law enforcement. Cars may drive in random directions while ignoring signs and pavement markings. Poor maintenance by the owner increases car/pedestrian accidents and is a […]

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