According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), every year in the United States, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is the cause of death for around 30 percent of all injury deaths. Every day, 138 people are killed from injuries that include Traumatic Brain Injury. Those who do survive a TBI face effects that last anywhere from… Read More »
Trucks are enormous in size and weigh about 20 – 30 times more than a car. As a result, the impact of collisions with trucks is disastrous. The injuries that the victims sustain from truck accidents may have long-term effects. In addition to extreme suffering, these injuries may lead to loss of wages as well. In severe cases,… Read More »
Fighting a personal injury claim is not easy. It becomes all the more stressful when you want to claim for injuries sustained by your young child. The distress and helplessness a parent experiences when his or her child suffers an injury due to the negligence of a third party is understandable. It is important that you seek justice… Read More »
Auto accident cases hinge on determining who or what was responsible for an accident. Typically, the answer is a negligent driver, rough roadway conditions, or factors outside of your control. Accidents involving company or work vehicles, however, raise many questions regarding fault, responsibility, liability, insurance, and workers’ compensation. When you are involved in a car accident in a… Read More »
Over the past decade, transportation network companies (TNCs), also referred to as rideshare companies, have undergone tremendous growth. Once a humble San Francisco-based startup, Uber is now one of the most successful companies, not just in the rideshare industry but the whole world, with more than $50 billion in value and operations in over 66 countries and 449… Read More »
Truck accidents are highly catastrophic in nature. The impacts are so severe that these accidents leave the victims too flabbergasted to follow the necessary steps. Several injuries and fatalities result from these accidents.
You or a loved one has been injured in auto accident. Now, what do you do? Most personal injury victims are at a loss when it comes to the legal process. The first step is always to get the medical attention you need. The next step is to determine if you will require legal representation. If so, you… Read More »
If you’ve been looking for an excuse to clean out your freezer, now is a good time. A major producer of frozen fruits and vegetables has issued a voluntary recall of more than 40 brands and 300 products, and the list just keeps growing.
When you drive somewhere you’ve never been, you can’t help but notice that huge gnarled tree, or that grossly dilapidated building, or that road sign missing those vital strips of reflective tape. However, after you’ve driven that route a bunch of times, those once atypical items don’t even register in your consciousness anymore. The same thing happens with… Read More »
More often than not, accident and injury cases entail that the matter of establishing fault that centers around the legal concept of ‘negligence’ and on the four crucial elements of negligence claim. Upon proving such a claim, the plaintiff becomes eligible for receiving compensation from the defendant (the party responsible for the negligence) and/or their insurance company.