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What Happens When a Truck Collides with a Car?
Truck crashes often cause catastrophic injuries to drivers and passengers in smaller vehicles. The larger mass of commercial vehicles causes excessive structural damage to cars and leaves truck crash victims with life-altering injuries that require long-term treatment and rehabilitation for recovery. If you or a […]
Who Should Be Held Responsible for Swimming Pool Injuries?
Swimming pools are a great source of fun in the summer months, but swimming pool accidents can cause devastating injury or death. If you or a loved one has suffered an injury at a private or public pool, find out who should be held responsible. […]
How Much Are Spinal Cord Injury Claims Worth?
Approximately 17,810 people injure their spinal cords every year. Two leading causes of spinal cord injury, car crashes and falls, may entitle you to compensation if they were caused by another’s negligence. Spinal cord damage leads to permanent disability, emotional distress, and a loss of […]
Can You Sue Another Driver If Their Trailer Causes Your Accident?
Have you been injured in an accident caused by another driver’s trailer? Commercial trucks are subject to more formal regulation than private vehicles, but all drivers towing trailers share common responsibilities. You may be entitled to financial compensation regardless of the type of trailer that […]
Can Truck Drivers Sue if They Were Paid for Fewer Miles Than They Actually Drove?
Truck drivers play a pivotal role in our society. Truck drivers enable stores to remain open and stocked by transporting goods across the country. According to the American Trucking Association, trucks carried 72.5% of America’s cargo goods in 2019. Despite this service, truck drivers and […]
How Much Money Are Birth Trauma Cases Worth?
Trauma during the birthing process can cause severe injury or even permanent disability to a child, bearing lifelong consequences. This can have devastating effects on parents and family members who must come to terms with providing medical care and supervision for their child’s entire life. […]
Who Is Legally Liable for Damages Suffered in a Boating Accident?
Boating accidents can cause life-changing injuries. In 2020, accidents on the water accounted for 3,191 injuries, 767 deaths, and $62.51 million in damages nationally. Most of these accidents were caused by negligence and could have been avoided. Depending on the nature of your accident, boat […]
Legal Options After Getting Injured in a Store
Home goods stores, grocery stores, and other retailers have a duty of care to their customers and staff. A violation of that duty can result in an accident that leaves you injured or out of work. Stores that don’t clean up spills or protect visitors […]
Can a Construction Worker Sue if They Fall at Work?
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), falls on a construction site are one of the leading causes of workplace injury and death, accounting for 36.4% of fatalities in the industry in 2019. Between heavy machinery, dangerous tools, and the capacity for […]
Are Doctors at Fault When a Baby Suffers a Brain Injury at Birth?
If your baby suffered a brain injury at birth, you might wonder if your doctor was at fault. Although birth injuries occur for many reasons, the healthcare provider’s negligence is sometimes the cause. It is crucial to speak with a knowledgeable birth injury lawyer to […]