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Boston Personal Injury Attorney…

Boston Personal Injury Attorney Blog

Covers car accidents, work injuries and nursing home neglect. By Jeffrey S. Glassman.

http://www.bostonpersonalinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Jan 17

    ER Docs Anticipate Increase in Ice-Related Accident

    ER Docs Anticipate Increase in Ice-Related Accident
    With the arrival of winter, emergency room staffers are anticipating an uptick in the annual increase in the number of injuries related to snow and ice.  In some cases, these are serious or even fatal car accidents. Snow and ice may…
  • Jan 14

    Bleeding Head Injuries in Personal Injury Case

    Bleeding Head Injuries in Personal Injury Case
    When we talk about head injuries and concussions, we are often talking about what is known as a closed head wound.  As the name implies, this is a head injury that can result in a concussion or other traumatic brain injury (TBI) in which…
  • Jan 10

    Complexities of a Slip-And-Fall Case

    Complexities of a Slip-And-Fall Case
    Most people are familiar with the concept of a slip-and-fall negligence case. As the name implies, it is a personal injury case involving an accident that was caused by the victim slipping and falling on a hard surface.  In some cases,…
Rank this Week: 893

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

Broward Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida accidents. By the Law Offices of Richard Ansara, P.A.

http://www.browardinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 17

    Legislators Seek to Toughen Penalties for Distracted Driver

    Legislators Seek to Toughen Penalties for Distracted Driver
    Every year, thousands of people in the U.S. die in distracted driving accidents – 3,400 in 2015, to be exact. While most states, including Florida, have some type of law on the books that aims to curb these incidents. But there are…
  • Jan 14

    Wrongful Death Lawsuit Alleges Restaurant Negligent in Triple Murder

    Wrongful Death Lawsuit Alleges Restaurant Negligent in Triple Murder
    Good Samaritans are often lauded when they intervene in potentially perilous situations to help others. But are there grounds to assert negligence for those who fail to intervene in such circumstances?  This is what is being alleged in a…
  • Jan 10

    Modisette v. Apple Inc. – Distracted Driving Blamed on Crash That Killed 5-Year-Old

    Modisette v. Apple Inc. – Distracted Driving Blamed on Crash That Killed 5-Year-Old
    The family of a 5-year-old girl killed in a car accident by a driver who was reportedly distracted is suing technology giant Apple Inc. for wrongful death. Plaintiffs allege Apple officials knew its FaceTime app, in use by the at-fault driver…
Rank this Week: 3811

Brain and Spine Injury Law Blog

Brain and Spine Injury Law Blog

Focuses on brain and spine injury awareness, education, news and information. By Timothy Titolo.

http://brainandspine.titololawoffice.com/
  • Jan 17

    Living With Brain Injury: Embracing the Future – Pacific Northwest Conference

    Living With Brain Injury: Embracing the Future – Pacific Northwest Conference
      34th Annual Brain Injury Conference   Living With Brain Injury: Embracing the Future   15th Annual Pacific Northwest Brain Injury Conference         Join Us March 9-11!   Come join us for the 15th…
  • Jan 10

    Obamacare versus Tort Reform

    Obamacare versus Tort Reform
    I found this blog post by  Ray Mullman  and include it here as a topic of current relevance given the political climate of our country in 2017. Replace Obamacare with Tort Reform? By Ray Mullman on January 10, 2017 Posted in…
  • Dec 25

    Merry Christma

    Merry Christma
    Please receive joy and happiness this Christmas Day 2016. I am blessed this year and hope you are too. Through the years challenges, battles, victories, losses, and relationship development, we all persevere.  On this day may your…
Rank this Week: 1338

Texas Personal Injury Law Blog

Texas Personal Injury Law Blog

Covers Texas personal injury law, local Houston and regional personal injury news and a side of legal humor. By Simmons and Fletcher, P.C.

http://www.simmonsandfletcher.com/blog/
  • Jan 17

    Landlord Liability For Tenant Dog Attacks in Texa

    Landlord Liability For Tenant Dog Attacks in Texa
    In the State of Texas, the general rule is that a property owner is not responsible to third-parties for the negligence of their tenant.  However, there are some exceptions to this general rule that, if not considered and accounted for,…
  • Jan 10

    Traffic Control Systems Use in Texas–Defending the Traffic Cam Ticket

    Traffic Control Systems Use in Texas–Defending the Traffic Cam Ticket
    The Texas legislature is in the process of considering a bill that will limit the use of electronic cameras to monitor red light violations and speeding motorists. The bill, called HB 113, will also amend the transportation code in order to…
  • Jan 4

    Student Dies Falling From School Bu

    Student Dies Falling From School Bu
    A 14-year-old boy in Harlingen recently died after falling out of the rear emergency door of a moving school bus. At the time that this accident occurred, Vernon Middle School students were on a field trip to the University of Texas Rio…
Rank this Week: 3778

Hardison & Cochran Blog

Hardison & Cochran Blog

Covers North Carolina personal injury news.

http://www.lawyernc.com/blog/
  • Jan 17

    When Is the Right Time to Contact a Personal Injury Attorney?

    When Is the Right Time to Contact a Personal Injury Attorney?
    Personal injuries often occur when you least expect them. Even a seemingly minor accident can result in injuries that are disruptive to your life. You could be unable to work and facing significant medical expenses. If your life has…
  • Jan 9

    Understanding Motorist Insurance Coverage in North Carolina

    Understanding Motorist Insurance Coverage in North Carolina
    When you leave the driveway in the morning, you never expect that the day will include a car crash—much less an accident involving an uninsured driver. But car accidents and injuries are an everyday occurrence in North Carolina. Even…
  • Dec 28

    Resolve to Be a Better Driver in 2017

    Resolve to Be a Better Driver in 2017
    The new year is quickly approaching. If you are like most people, you probably are setting some resolutions that focus on self-improvement or new goals. At Hardison & Cochran, Attorneys at Law, we challenge you to add another resolution…
Rank this Week: 2008

Florida Injury Attorney Blawg

Florida Injury Attorney Blawg

Covers Florida personal injury, medical malpractice and workers' compensation news. By Jeffrey P. Gale, P.A.

http://www.floridainjuryattorneyblawg.com/
Rank this Week: 5038

New York Probate and Estate…

New York Probate and Estate Administration Blog

Published by Stephen Bilkis & Associates

http://www.newyorkprobateestateadministration.com/
  • Jan 16

    Court Wrestles with Procedural Question

    Court Wrestles with Procedural Question
    This is a motion for an order directing the proponent, who is decedent’s widow, to appear for an examination before trial to enable petitioner to frame objections to the propounded instrument bearing date March 10, 1961, and for other…
  • Jan 13

    Court Discusses Principal of Incorportion by Reference

    Court Discusses Principal of Incorportion by Reference
    The petition presents an issue under the doctrine of ‘incorporation by reference’ as applied to wills. The petitioner a sister of the testator, presents an unwitnessed holographic instrument executed January 9, 1968…
  • Jan 9

    Petitioner Requests Limited Letters of Estate Administration

    Petitioner Requests Limited Letters of Estate Administration
    This is an application for limited letters of temporary estate administration. Decedent executed a will in Ireland which was witnessed by the manager for the United States Lines in Ireland and the American Consul in Cork. Beside a small…
Rank this Week: 511

Law Office of D. Hardison Wood…

Law Office of D. Hardison Wood Blog

Covers North Carolina injuries and accidents.

http://www.hardisonwood.com/blog/
  • Jan 16

    I Was Involved In A Car Accident In The Snow. What Now?

    I Was Involved In A Car Accident In The Snow. What Now?
    North Carolina is finally thawing out the first snow of 2017, but not all NC drivers escaped the weekend unscathed. As of 7pm that Monday evening, the NC State Highway Patrol was reporting over 3,600 calls from distressed motorists. About one…
  • Dec 15

    Holiday Distractions Create Holiday Accident

    Holiday Distractions Create Holiday Accident
    We all know that house down the block with all the Christmas lights; You know – the one you glance at every time you go by? While we’re sure those lights are dazzling and spectacular, they tend to distract drivers and pedestrians…
  • Nov 21

    Thanksgiving – What Could Go Wrong?

    Thanksgiving – What Could Go Wrong?
    Well folks, it’s hard to believe, but Thanksgiving is just a few days away. Get ready for extravagant meals, good company and a much needed pause on the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. But as your mouth waters for that annual…
Rank this Week: 1784

South Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

South Florida Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers auto accidents and consumer product recalls. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jan 16

    Florida Supreme Court Rejects Medical Malpractice Arbitration Agreement

    Florida Supreme Court Rejects Medical Malpractice Arbitration Agreement
    The Florida Supreme Court late last month ruled in favor of a plaintiff fighting the enforcement of an arbitration agreement following a dispute regarding the care of her infant son, who was stillborn. In the case of Hernandez v. Crespo,…
  • Jan 10

    Toy Safety and Child Injury Concerns Unite CPSC and CBP

    Toy Safety and Child Injury Concerns Unite CPSC and CBP
    While the holidays are over, hopefully the kids are still getting some mileage out of their gifts. Chances are, some of those included toys. Safety of children’s products is largely overseen by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety…
  • Jan 4

    Newton v. Caterpillar – Florida’s Dangerous Instrumentality Doctrine Raised in Work Injury Lawsuit

    Newton v. Caterpillar – Florida’s Dangerous Instrumentality Doctrine Raised in Work Injury Lawsuit
    In many Florida injury lawsuits, plaintiffs must prove the defendant is negligent. That means proving defendant owed a duty of care to plaintiff, defendant breached that duty, the breach caused plaintiff’s injuries and the injuries are…
Rank this Week: 4875

Key West Injury Lawyer Blog

Key West Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers catastrophic injuries and accidents in Florida. By Leesfield Scolaro.

http://www.keywestinjurylawyerblog.com
  • Jan 16

    Fumes-related Key Largo Fatal Incident, First Responders to be Praised

    Fumes-related Key Largo Fatal Incident, First Responders to be Praised
    This morning three workers became trapped when they investigated the reason for the newly-paved Long Key Road was settling.  Their investigation took them inside a drainage manhole, from which none of them came out alive.  The three…
  • Oct 13

    Spearfisherman seriously injured in Key West

    Spearfisherman seriously injured in Key West
    Diver down flag – Courtesy of diveasia.com Recently, Leesfield Scolaro represented the family of a young child who was fatally injured while snorkeling by the propellers of a boat off of Cow Key Channel, in Key West, Florida.  Last…
  • Oct 13

    Spearfisherman seriously injured in Key West

    Spearfisherman seriously injured in Key West
    Diver down flag – Courtesy of diveasia.com Recently, Leesfield Scolaro represented the family of a young child who was fatally injured while snorkeling by the propellers of a boat off of Cow Key Channel, in Key West, Florida.  Last…
Rank this Week: 3629

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers brain and other catastrophic injuries . By Leesfield Scolaro.

http://www.floridainjurylawyer-blawg.com/
  • Jan 16

    Fumes related Key Largo Fatal Incident, First Responders to be Praised

    Fumes related Key Largo Fatal Incident, First Responders to be Praised
    This morning three workers became trapped when they investigated the reason for the newly-paved Long Key Road was settling.  Their investigation took them inside a drainage manhole, from which none of them came out alive.  The three…
  • Aug 4

    Sewn Up With Surgical Tools Inside Your Body? Don’t Take It Lying Down

    Sewn Up With Surgical Tools Inside Your Body? Don’t Take It Lying Down
    With the prices you pay at the hospital, you shouldn’t have to worry about asinine medical errors. Yet they abound. As quality medicine standard-bearer Johns Hopkins recently reported, medical errors are now the THIRD leading cause of…
  • Aug 4

    Sewn Up With Surgical Tools Inside Your Body? Don’t Take It Lying Down

    Sewn Up With Surgical Tools Inside Your Body? Don’t Take It Lying Down
    With the prices you pay at the hospital, you shouldn’t have to worry about asinine medical errors. Yet they abound. As quality medicine standard-bearer Johns Hopkins recently reported, medical errors are now the THIRD leading cause of…
Rank this Week: 3042

Maine Injury Lawyer Blog

Maine Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Maine car accidents, motorcycle accidents and products liability cases, news and laws. By Peter Thompson & Associates.

http://www.maineinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 16

    States Backtrack on Senior Driving Laws as Population Age

    States Backtrack on Senior Driving Laws as Population Age
    There are many challenges drivers face as they age. Vision deteriorates and reflexes dull. That’s why many states – including Maine – have provisions in place requiring senior drivers to undergo additional testing and…
  • Jan 9

    Pit Bulls in Maine Dog Attack to Be Euthanized, Victim Mulling Civil Injury Lawsuit

    Pit Bulls in Maine Dog Attack to Be Euthanized, Victim Mulling Civil Injury Lawsuit
    A judge in Central Maine ordered two pit bull dogs euthanized after an August attack in Augusta resulted in the death of a much smaller dog and serious injuries to the deceased animal’s owner. The owner of the two pit bulls, who also…
  • Jan 2

    Homeowner Sued for Maine Woman’s Death in Fatal Fall

    Homeowner Sued for Maine Woman’s Death in Fatal Fall
    Usually, when we think of property owner liability, we’re thinking of a business that is responsible after a customer slips and falls or is attacked in a parking lot. But premises liability can extend to private homeowners too. It does…
Rank this Week: 582

Virginia Trucking Accident Injury…

Virginia Trucking Accident Injury Attorneys

Covers truck accidents and legal issues affecting trucking law in Virginia and beyond. By the Cooper Hurley Law Firm.

http://www.virginia-truck-accident-attorney-help.com/
  • Jan 16

    Tips to Avoid Aggressive Truck Driving

    Tips to Avoid Aggressive Truck Driving
    Road rage is a significant problem on the highways of the United States. It’s bad enough when car drivers come to blows but aggressive truck driving can be even more serious for other road users. Most of us have encountered some degree…
  • Nov 29

    The Trucker DUI Limit for Commercial Driver

    The Trucker DUI Limit for Commercial Driver
    Truckers are subject to more onerous regulations than other drivers. It includes a different trucker DUI limit if you are behind the wheel of a commercial vehicle. Drunkenness, possession of alcohol or use of any alcohol on duty is…
  • Nov 15

    Five Major Trucking Wreck Causes in Virginia

    Five Major Trucking Wreck Causes in Virginia
    Trucking wrecks are not as common as automobile accidents. But when they do occur, injuries are often very severe and there is a more significant danger of fatalities. In this blog we look at five leading trucking wreck causes in the…
Rank this Week: 3425

Chicago Personal Injury Blog

Chicago Personal Injury Blog

By Staver Law Group P.C.

http://www.chicagolawyer.com/legal-blog/
  • Jan 16

    Do I Have to Pay Taxes on My Car Accident Settlement

    Do I Have to Pay Taxes on My Car Accident Settlement
    After suffering injuries in a car accident, you may have to endure months of fighting for compensation from an insurer or the party responsible for the collision. Occasionally, insurance companies quickly admit their policyholder’s…
  • Jan 13

    $80,800 Settlement After a Rear-end Accident

    $80,800 Settlement After a Rear-end Accident
    Some time ago, a man was stopped at a traffic light when another care rear-ended his vehicle at a high rate of speed. The victim was taken to Methodist Hospital of Chicago to have his injuries evaluated where it was determined that he…
  • Jan 12

    Slip and Fall Accidents on Private Property

    Slip and Fall Accidents on Private Property
    Slips and falls can result in serious and devastating injuries. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 20 percent of falls lead to a significant injury like a broken bone or traumatic brain injury. This amounts to…
Rank this Week: 947

Indiana Injury and Family Lawyer…

Indiana Injury and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury, drug recalls, product hazards and family law. By Padove Law.

http://www.indianainjuryandfamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 16

    Wrongful Death Lawsuit: INDOT Liable for Fatal Indiana Crash

    Wrongful Death Lawsuit: INDOT Liable for Fatal Indiana Crash
    The widow of a man killed in a head-on collision in Indiana two years ago is suing the Indiana Department of Transportation, alleging the state agency is liable for her husband’s death, due to its failure to properly maintain the…
  • Jan 2

    Hudgins v. Bemish – Vicarious Liability of Employer in Indiana Car Accident

    Hudgins v. Bemish – Vicarious Liability of Employer in Indiana Car Accident
    Indiana car accident lawsuits in many cases involve more than just the drivers involved. If a driver was acting in the course and scope of employment or was operating an employer’s vehicle, the company could find itself facing claims of…
  • Dec 15

    Escamilla v. Sheil Sexton Co. – Undocumented Injured Worker to be Compensated in Pesos?

    Escamilla v. Sheil Sexton Co. – Undocumented Injured Worker to be Compensated in Pesos?
    Undocumented immigrants who are injured on the job in Indiana are entitled to receive workers’ compensation benefits under state law. They are also entitled to pursue third-party compensation from any other liable parties. However,…
Rank this Week: 4514

Madison Bike Blog

Madison Bike Blog

Focuses on Wisconsin bicycle laws, advocacy, biking issues, bike races, bicycle legal news. By Clayton Griessmeyer.

http://www.madisonbikeblog.com/
  • Jan 16

    Giro Reflective Bike Shoe

    Giro Reflective Bike Shoe
    Those who drive cars appreciate when people who ride bikes, walk, and run wear reflective clothing.  To be clear, there is no legal requirement that people in Wisconsin need to wear reflective clothing at night just as there is no legal…
  • Jan 9

    Five Reasons Not To Text and Drive

    Five Reasons Not To Text and Drive
    Look next to you at a red light or when in slow moving traffic and it seems more likely than not the person next to you will be using his/her phone behind the wheel.  Many friends of mine who have ridden bicycles on public roads their…
  • Dec 1

    Milwaukee Forms Walking School Bus to Help Kids Get to School Safely

    Milwaukee Forms Walking School Bus to Help Kids Get to School Safely
    It is very sad that so many drivers don't care about kids and bicyclists on our roads. They choose to operate their phones while driving,  choose to speed, and choose to not stop for people near crosswalks.  Look next to you at a…
Rank this Week: 4715

Chicago Sexual Abuse & Assault…

Chicago Sexual Abuse & Assault Lawyer Blog

Covers sexual abuse and assault cases. By Elman Law Group LLC.

http://www.chicagosexualabuselawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 16

    Man Charged With Sexual Assault Of 17-Year-Old Girl

    Man Charged With Sexual Assault Of 17-Year-Old Girl
    In the last post (“Sexual Abuse Of Children By Instructors“) instances of alleged sexual abuse of children by teachers and other types of instructors was discussed, and the charges filed against a gymnastics instructor were…
  • Dec 22

    Sexual Abuse Of Children By Instructor

    Sexual Abuse Of Children By Instructor
    There have been many instances of alleged sexual abuse of children by teachers and other types of instructors in Illinois.  On this site, posts concerning sexual abuse are seen in the “Sexual Abuse” category. Another incident…
  • Nov 8

    Maine West Soccer Team Hazing Lawsuit Settled

    Maine West Soccer Team Hazing Lawsuit Settled
    Sexual assault that was part of alleged hazing of Maine West High School (in Des Plaines) soccer team members in 2012, and the lawsuit filed concerning the hazing, has been previously discussed on this site in the following two posts:…
Rank this Week: 3094

Maryland Accident Law Blog

Maryland Accident Law Blog

Covers national and Maryland state tort and workers compensation legislation. Also focuses on boating, car, motorcycle, pedestrian and truck accidents, as well as medical malpractice and wrongful death. By Lebowitz & Mzhen.

http://www.marylandaccidentlawblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2377

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

By The Rotolo Law Firm.

http://www.newjerseyinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jan 16

    Did Improper Maintenance Lead to Boy’s Injury in Escalator Accident?

    Did Improper Maintenance Lead to Boy’s Injury in Escalator Accident?
    A New Jersey family recently filed suit against the Oxford Valley Mall and the Schindler Corporation, which operates the escalators at the mall, claiming the two entities were responsible for a 2014 incident in which the family’s young…
  • Jan 2

    Cuisinart Food Processors Involved in One of the Largest Appliance Recalls in History

    Cuisinart Food Processors Involved in One of the Largest Appliance Recalls in History
    Conair Corp. last month recalled about eight million Cuisinart brand food processors just as home cooks were putting the machines to work chopping, grating and mixing food in preparation for the Christmas and Hanukkah holidays. The recall,…
  • Dec 19

    Too Little Sleep Increases Drivers’ Risks for Accident

    Too Little Sleep Increases Drivers’ Risks for Accident
    This time of year it is not uncommon for people to push through to accomplish everything on their to-do lists, even when that means sacrificing some sleep. But depriving yourself of the recommended amount of sleep can have serious…
Rank this Week: 4720

Atlanta Injury Attorneys Blog

Atlanta Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers wrongful death, insurance, and accidents. By Scholle Law.

http://www.atlantainjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Jan 16

    Fatal Injury After Tree Falls in DeKalb County

    Fatal Injury After Tree Falls in DeKalb County
    Tragic Fatal Injury After Pine Tree Falls Winter is a time for beauty and caution. The ice, snow and rain that has fallen in different parts of Georgia, bring beautiful images and can be dangerous. Just this month, storms in metro-Atlanta led…
  • Jan 5

    Lawsuit Claims Apple Liable for Distracted Driving

    Lawsuit Claims Apple Liable for Distracted Driving
    Accident Caused by Distracted Driver Using FaceTime A lawsuit filed in California has put another twist on the national discussion on distracted driving. The question is, in part, is Apple responsible for death or injury to motorists because…
  • Dec 28

    Brain Injuries, Helmets and Reducing Concussion Risk

    Brain Injuries, Helmets and Reducing Concussion Risk
    Over the past decade, researchers have made a great deal of progress in learning about the long term effects of brain injuries. Concussions are among the most common brain injuries. It is now understood that when someone sustains even a few…
Rank this Week: 579

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers workers compensation and injury law. By Jeff Blackwell.

http://www.alabamainjurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Jan 16

    Is Your Workers’ Compensation Attorney Really Working For You?

    Is Your Workers’ Compensation Attorney Really Working For You?
    A recent article I read tells the story of a bad Illinois workers’ compensation attorney. This bad attorney tried to make a bad settlement for his client. And, the bad attorney then tried to bully his client into accepting it. Although…
  • Jan 9

    Hurt In A Car Accident? How Are My Medical Bills Handled?

    Hurt In A Car Accident? How Are My Medical Bills Handled?
    It’s one of the most common personal injury questions. How will my medical bills be handled? How you approach this issue can greatly impact your claim. I.  The Focus Should Be On Healing Personal injury victims may have many…
  • Jan 3

    Are Medical Examiners Certifying Unsafe Truck Drivers?

    Are Medical Examiners Certifying Unsafe Truck Drivers?
    In an earlier post I asked — Are Truck Driver Health Issues Causing Accidents? We believe the answer is clearly, yes. Our firm has helped numerous Alabama clients injured in crashes caused by drivers with dangerous health…
Rank this Week: 2144

Southern Lawyer News

Southern Lawyer News

Covers bankruptcy and injury law. By Holston & Huntley, LLC.

http://www.southernlawyer.news/
Rank this Week: 2037

Central New York Injury Lawyer…

Central New York Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, and municipal liability. By Michaels & Smolak, P.C.

http://www.centralnewyorkinjurylawyer.com/
  • Jan 16

    New York’s Unfair Medical Malpractice Statute of Limitations Must Be Undone.

    New York’s Unfair Medical Malpractice Statute of Limitations Must Be Undone.
    Medical professionals are getting away with murder!  How?  By a New York law that says victims of medical malpractice have only two and a half years to sue the doctor/hospital or other medical professional who negligently injured…
  • Dec 26

    Michaels & Smolak Helps Get Big Win in Highest Court in New York (Court of Appeals)

    Michaels & Smolak Helps Get Big Win in Highest Court in New York (Court of Appeals)
    Winning is fun, especially when it’s a win not only for your client, but for many other people as well.  I am proud to say I recently helped win a victory for people injured through the negligence of governmental entities such as…
  • Dec 7

    Biggest Spike in Traffic Deaths in 50 Years? Blame Apps.

    Biggest Spike in Traffic Deaths in 50 Years? Blame Apps.
    I came across a New York Times article the other day with the above title.  I didn’t have to read the article to know it was true; having worked as a New York car accident lawyer for more that two decades, I have personally…
Rank this Week: 264

Powers & Santola Blog

Powers & Santola Blog

Covers New York accident and injury law.

http://www.powers-santola.com/blog/
  • Jan 16

    What Do Doctors Tell Patients (or Fail to Tell Them) After Medical Errors?

    What Do Doctors Tell Patients (or Fail to Tell Them) After Medical Errors?
    Most of us would agree: When serious medical errors occur, doctors should tell their patients. However, a survey published a few years ago revealed that many doctors do not share that view. In fact, many doctors actually think it is... See…
  • Dec 15

    By Advancing Their Skills, Can Doctors Cut Medical Malpractice Risks?

    By Advancing Their Skills, Can Doctors Cut Medical Malpractice Risks?
    Unfortunately, medical malpractice still occurs far too frequently in the United States. Indeed, The Washington Post recently reported on a study that found that medical negligence is the third-leading cause of death in our country. Clearly,…
  • Dec 1

    John Powers Will Be the Featured Speaker at Connectionology 2017

    John Powers Will Be the Featured Speaker at Connectionology 2017
    The post John Powers Will Be the Featured Speaker at Connectionology 2017 appeared first on Powers & Santola, LLP.
Rank this Week: 1968

NJ Personal Injury Blog

NJ Personal Injury Blog

Covers personal injury law and cases in New Jersey. By the Law Offices of Francis M. Smith.

http://www.franksmithlaw.com/nj-personal-injury-blog/
  • Jan 16

    Mediation in Personal Injury Case

    Mediation in Personal Injury Case
    By Francis M. SmithMost personal injury claims are resolved with the two sides agreeing to a settlement rather than going to court (some say over 97%). Reaching a settlement has distinct benefits for both the injured plaintiff and the…
  • Jan 13

    NHTSA National Crackdown - Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

    NHTSA National Crackdown - Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over
    By Francis M. SmithThe winter holidays are a time for celebration, hope, and renewal in defiance of the cold and long nights. During this season, many people travel long distances for a special dinner with relatives or a party with friends.…
  • Jan 11

    Arbitration in Personal Injury Case

    Arbitration in Personal Injury Case
    By Francis M. SmithWhen you are making a personal injury claim, most lawyers will rightly tell you that the process begins with investigation of the accident by your attorney and the insurance company. After both sides have had the…
Rank this Week: 2801

Chicago Injury Lawyer Blog

Chicago Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.robertkreisman.com/injury-lawyer/
  • Jan 16

    $65,000 Cook County Jury Verdict for Bike Rider Doored by Parked City Worker

    $65,000 Cook County Jury Verdict for Bike Rider Doored by Parked City Worker
    Gabriel Pablo was riding his bicycle westbound on 26th Street and traveling in the designated bike lane near St. Louis Avenue when a city of Chicago employee, Harry Sanders, opened the door of his parked car into the bike lane. Pablo and his…
  • Jan 9

    $6.99 Million Settlement Reached in Rear-End Crash Injuring Police Officer

    $6.99 Million Settlement Reached in Rear-End Crash Injuring Police Officer
    Cornell Smith, 38, was driving on a highway when he stopped for the traffic ahead. Traffic was backed up from an off-ramp exit. While he was sitting in his stopped SUV, he was rear-ended by Ross Keys, who was driving a cargo van for Tri-Cal…
  • Dec 22

    U.S. Court of Appeals Dismisses False Claims Act Complaint Ruling

    U.S. Court of Appeals Dismisses False Claims Act Complaint Ruling
    In a federal court of appeals, the Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 9(b) was addressed by the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago regarding the specificity required in complaints. On Sept. 1, 2016, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the…
Rank this Week: 2693

Pendleton Judicial Training…

Pendleton Judicial Training Updates

The official repository of the "Minnesota Judicial Training Updates," which provides judicial tips for judges and attorneys.

http://www.PendletonUpdates.com
  • Jan 15

    The “Rule of Primacy”, The Cornerstone to Effective Trial Advocacy: Plus Some Bonus Acting Tip

    The “Rule of Primacy”, The Cornerstone to Effective Trial Advocacy: Plus Some Bonus Acting Tip
    RULE OF PRIMACY: Following the “Rule of Primacy” is one of the easiest (yet most overlooked) ways for attorneys to improve their trial performance. If you’re a young attorney with aspirations of becoming the next Clarence…
  • Dec 10

    SNAPCHAT AS EVIDENCE: THE SMOKING GUN OFTEN OVERLOOKED

    SNAPCHAT AS EVIDENCE: THE SMOKING GUN OFTEN OVERLOOKED
    Greetings to all my cold Minnesota friends (cold hands but warm hearts). I’m writing this post from my winter home in Scottsdale, AZ where it’s currently a balmy 66 degrees. (sorry I couldn’t resist). Since writing my last…
  • Oct 8

    The Depressed Lawyer – Why are so many lawyers so unhappy?

    The Depressed Lawyer – Why are so many lawyers so unhappy?
    The following post is a reprint of a May 2, 2011 “Psychology Today” article written by Tyger Latham, Psy.D., a licensed clinical psychologist practicing in Washington, DC.  He counsels individuals and couples, many of…
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New York Injury Cases Blog

New York Injury Cases Blog

Covers pain and suffering verdicts and settlements. By John M. Hochfelder.

http://www.newyorkinjurycasesblog.com/
  • Jan 15

    Loss of Consortium Award Cut in Mesothelioma Case

    Loss of Consortium Award Cut in Mesothelioma Case
    For about eight months from 1964 to 1965, Harry Brown was exposed to asbestos while he worked as an insulator at Ravenswood 3, a newly constructed Con Edison powerhouse in Long Island City in Queens. Mr. Brown was diagnosed with mesothelioma…
  • Jan 6

    Modest Pain and Suffering Award Affirmed in Shoulder Injury Car Accident Case

    Modest Pain and Suffering Award Affirmed in Shoulder Injury Car Accident Case
    On October 3, 2011, Jessica Iovino was a pedestrian crossing a street in Brooklyn when the side mirror of a left turning vehicle struck her left arm. In her ensuing lawsuit, a Kings County jury found that the accident was fully the fault of…
  • Jan 3

    Significant Wrist Injury Damages Verdict Modified on Appeal

    Significant Wrist Injury Damages Verdict Modified on Appeal
    On September 15, 2011, Arvella Floyd was showering in the bathroom of her apartment in Brooklyn when the hot water knob and spindle fell and out of the shower wall onto her foot, causing hot water to come out at her “full blast.”…
Rank this Week: 942

Florida Personal Injury Attorney…

Florida Personal Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Florida personal injury topics such as auto, truck, motorcycle, and bicycle accidents, as well as insurance. By the Law Offices of Lazarus and Lazarus.

http://www.floridapersonalinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Jan 14

    The Most Common Traffic Accident Injurie

    The Most Common Traffic Accident Injurie
    Fort Lauderdale Accident Attorneys Work to Get You Help Every day you hear statistics about this subject and that, usually with numbers in the millions and billions, but most people can’t comprehend how much a million of something…
  • Jan 6

    Florida Bus and Truck Accidents Involving Migrant Workers – A Sad History

    Florida Bus and Truck Accidents Involving Migrant Workers – A Sad History
    Florida Bus and Truck Accidents: Overloaded, Unsafe Trucks and Buses are Often to Blame for Migrant Worker Injuries and Fatalities If you have lived in Florida for several years, you have probably heard about serious accidents involving…
  • Dec 19

    Holidays Aren’t Happy for the Victims of Drunk Drivers – Broward County Accident Attorney

    Holidays Aren’t Happy for the Victims of Drunk Drivers – Broward County Accident Attorney
    While everyone should always be aware of the danger of driving while impaired, the holidays are statistically the time when drunk driving accidents are most likely to occur. Lazarus and Lazarus, Broward county accident attorneys urge everyone…
Rank this Week: 1452

Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers child abuse, neglect and injuries. By the Child Injury Lawyer Network.

http://www.childinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 4289

Chicago Motorcycle Accident Lawyer…

Chicago Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers motorcycle accidents and rider safety. By Elman Law Group LLC.

http://www.chicagomotorcycleaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 14

    Motorcycle Road Hazards Involving Wheel Separation

    Motorcycle Road Hazards Involving Wheel Separation
    “Road hazards” are particularly dangerous to motorcyclists, due to the balance that riders need to maintain in order to avoid loss of motorcycle control accidents.   On this site, road hazards and the Illinois motorcycle…
  • Dec 29

    Head-On Collisions Involving Motorcycle

    Head-On Collisions Involving Motorcycle
    As seen in many Illinois motorcycle accidents discussed on this site, there are various reasons why motorcycles may have “head-on” collisions with other vehicles. One of these reasons – and a cause for various serious…
  • Nov 25

    Motorcyclist Injured During Naperville Motorcycle Crash

    Motorcyclist Injured During Naperville Motorcycle Crash
    There was a motorcycle crash Thursday afternoon (November 24, 2016) in Naperville. According to Naperville Police, first responders were called at 12:17 p.m., and the accident scene was at 248th Avenue and Ashwood Road. The accident involved…
Rank this Week: 576

Robert Reeves Personal Injury Blog

Robert Reeves Personal Injury Blog

Covers Los Angeles personal injury and car accident information. By Robert B. Reeves.

http://www.robertreeveslaw.com/blog/
  • Jan 13

    Pigs & Poultry on Airplanes: the Law of Emotional Support Animal

    Pigs & Poultry on Airplanes: the Law of Emotional Support Animal
    Last October, an emotional support duck named Daniel made an appearance on a flight. Daniel wore red booties and a diaper and quacked gently. My seatmate, CLT➡️AVL, is this handsome duck named Daniel. His gentle quacking…
  • Jan 10

    Law Student Ron Ruangtragool wins $3000 College Scholarship

    Law Student Ron Ruangtragool wins $3000 College Scholarship
    The Reeves Law Group is pleased to announce that Ron Ruangtragool is the 2016 winner of our college scholarship. Ron is currently a second year law student at Notre Dame School of Law and will use the $3000 award to complete his education.…
  • Jan 9

    Will Your Obamacare Plan be Repealed in Early 2017?

    Will Your Obamacare Plan be Repealed in Early 2017?
    With control of both houses of Congress, as well as the White House, the Republicans have vowed to finally repeal President Obama’s signature healthcare legislation — the Affordable Care Act aka Obamacare. In early January, Senate…
Rank this Week: 496

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Miami Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Published By Greenberg Stone & Urbano

http://www.miamipersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 13

    South Florida Slip And Fall Attorneys Discuss Falling On Foreign Substance

    South Florida Slip And Fall Attorneys Discuss Falling On Foreign Substance
    Florida businesses have a duty to protect the public against injury. Our experienced slip and fall attorneys know that the most common injury people suffer in businesses are slip and fall injuries.  In Florida slip and fall accidents,…
  • Jan 6

    South Florida Personal Injury Law Firm Discusses Amusement Park Deaths And Injurie

    South Florida Personal Injury Law Firm Discusses Amusement Park Deaths And Injurie
    People from all over the world flock to Florida for family vacations throughout the year. Many of these family vacations are centered on our state’s amusement and theme parks. Unfortunately, as experienced injury attorneys many people…
  • Dec 30

    South Florida Jones Act Lawyers Explain When Seamen Can Sue For Punitive Damage

    South Florida Jones Act Lawyers Explain When Seamen Can Sue For Punitive Damage
    The Jones Act (“the Act”) is a federal law passed by Congress in 1920 designed to protect sailors who suffered injuries or fell ill during a voyage. The Act gives seamen an opportunity to sue their employers for damages if they…
Rank this Week: 3340

New York Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer…

New York Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer Blog

Covers national and New York based elder neglect and nursing home abuse news. Published By Gallivan & Gallivan.

http://www.newyorknursinghomeabuselawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 13

    Nursing Home Staff Arrested and Fired in Connection with Resident Death

    Nursing Home Staff Arrested and Fired in Connection with Resident Death
    Three nursing home employees in Nassau County have been arrested in connection with the death of nursing home resident at A. Holly Patterson Extended Care Facility.  Registered nurses, Sijimole Reji and Annieamma Augustine and certified…
  • Dec 8

    Six Individuals Arrested for Stealing from Nursing Home Resident

    Six Individuals Arrested for Stealing from Nursing Home Resident
    On October 18, 2016, six individuals were arrested in New York for  exploiting the financial vulnerability of nursing home residents; defendants are from Bronx, New York, Queens and Suffolk Counties. The five New York City defendants…
  • Dec 8

    Six Individuals Arrested for Stealing from Nursing Home Resident

    Six Individuals Arrested for Stealing from Nursing Home Resident
    On October 18, 2016, six individuals were arrested in New York for  exploiting the financial vulnerability of nursing home residents; defendants are from Bronx, New York, Queens and Suffolk Counties. The five New York City defendants…
Rank this Week: 1037

New York Injury Lawyers Blog

New York Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury and accident case updates and news. Published By New York injury firm Gallivan & Gallivan.

http://www.newyorkinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jan 13

    Steel Beam Kills Two Queens Construction Workers; Wind Likely a Factor

    Steel Beam Kills Two Queens Construction Workers; Wind Likely a Factor
    Two NYC construction workers were killed when a 6,500 pound steel beam came crashing down from the fourth floor or a building after a crane wire snapped. Department of Buildings Commissioner (DBC), Rick Chandler, believes the rigging…
  • Dec 8

    AAA Study Finds EVEN Hands-Free Devices Distract Driver

    AAA Study Finds EVEN Hands-Free Devices Distract Driver
    A study conducted by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety has found voice activation technology in cars to be distracting and that it takes drivers 27 seconds to regain full alertness after making a command.  For example, a car going 25…
  • Dec 8

    AAA Study Finds EVEN Hands-Free Devices Distract Driver

    AAA Study Finds EVEN Hands-Free Devices Distract Driver
    A study conducted by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety has found voice activation technology in cars to be distracting and that it takes drivers 27 seconds to regain full alertness after making a command.  For example, a car going 25…
Rank this Week: 758

Atlanta Accident Attorney Blog

Atlanta Accident Attorney Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By The Angell Law Firm, LLC.

http://www.atlantaaccidentattorney.com/
  • Jan 13

    You Have Limited Time to File Personal Injury Lawsuit

    You Have Limited Time to File Personal Injury Lawsuit
    You have been seriously injured in an accident, and understandably you have focused on your medical care and physical and mental recovery. But as time moves on, and the hospital, doctor, therapy, and other medical services bills start to…
  • Jan 6

    The Serious Consequences of Arrest on a Family Violence Charge

    The Serious Consequences of Arrest on a Family Violence Charge
    As views toward women and their place in the world have evolved over the past several decades, attitudes toward domestic violence have radically changed from indifference and apathy. Today, most state legislatures have enacted laws enabling…
  • Dec 23

    Assaulted? Battered? Sue Your Assailant in Civil Court to Recover for Your Injurie

    Assaulted? Battered? Sue Your Assailant in Civil Court to Recover for Your Injurie
    You catch viral videos online showing customers engaging in physical fights over Black Friday sale items. On television reality programs housewives and others get right up in each other’s faces to shout profanities and pull hair and…
Rank this Week: 2607

New York Traffic Ticket Attorney…

New York Traffic Ticket Attorney Blog

Covers immigration and injury and accident law. By The Claro Law Firm.

http://www.newyorktrafficattorneys.net/
  • Jan 13

    A DUI/DWI Can Lead to Green Card Revocation and Deportation

    A DUI/DWI Can Lead to Green Card Revocation and Deportation
    Will a Yonkers, NY DWI affect my permanent residence in the United States? Will a misdemeanor charge out of Manhattan, NY affect my green card status? Many people lawful permanent resident or green card holder ask such questions. They wonder…
  • Jan 6

    Employer-Sponsored Temporary U.S. Work Visa

    Employer-Sponsored Temporary U.S. Work Visa
    Emilia is a successful owner of a 5-star Peruvian restaurant in Port Chester, NY located in Westchester County. Her world famous head chef, Toby, studied under a renowned Peruvian master chef and has encountered an unexpected event. He will…
  • Dec 30

    How Long Do Points Stay on Your Driver License in New York State

    How Long Do Points Stay on Your Driver License in New York State
    Excitedly, Esther walks to her mailbox eager to get her new cell phone case she ordered from Amazon. Flipping through her mail, she sees a letter from the New York State Department of Motor vehicles (DMV). Curious to see what the letter says,…
Rank this Week: 988

Accident on 80

Accident on 80

Covers injury and accident law. By Guest and Gray Law Firm.

http://www.accidenton80.com/
  • Jan 13

    Collision with 18-Wheeler on I-20 Leaves Driver Injured

    Collision with 18-Wheeler on I-20 Leaves Driver Injured
    Via inForney.com, a driver was injured early Friday morning when the driver’s vehicle struck the back of the 18 wheeler, causing significant damages to the driver’s vehicle. The accident happened around 3:22 am near the…
  • Jan 10

    FC Dallas Player Struck By Car, Suffers Three Fractured Vertebrae

    FC Dallas Player Struck By Car, Suffers Three Fractured Vertebrae
    (credit: espnfc.com) Ryan Hollingshead, FC Dallas midfielder, suffered three cervical vertebrae fractures and will remain in a neck cast for 6-8 weeks after being struck by a vehicle this past Friday, according to espnfc.com. According to the…
  • Jan 10

    FC Dallas Player Struck By Car, Suffers Three Fractured Vertebrae

    FC Dallas Player Struck By Car, Suffers Three Fractured Vertebrae
    (credit: espnfc.com) Ryan Hollingshead, FC Dallas midfielder, suffered three cervical vertebrae fractures and will remain in a neck cast for 6-8 weeks after being struck by a vehicle this past Friday, according to espnfc.com. According to the…
Rank this Week: 997

Chicago Injury Lawyers Blog

Chicago Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury law and medical malpractice. By Leopold & Associates, L.L.C.

http://www.chicagoinjurylawyers-blog.com/
  • Jan 13

    Patients, Consumers and the 99%

    Patients, Consumers and the 99%
    On Friday, January 20, 2017, Donald J. Trump will become the 45th President of the United States. Once inaugurated, he will join with the 115th Congress, sworn in earlier this month, to create the first, entirely Republican government in…
  • Nov 22

    Eliminating Medical Malpractice Caps: A Nationwide Trend?

    Eliminating Medical Malpractice Caps: A Nationwide Trend?
    Earlier this year, we documented the successful effort to raise the limit capping compensation, reimbursement for medical bills and pain and suffering in Indiana for medical malpractice lawsuits. As a plaintiff’s litigation firm, we…
  • Sep 7

    Sharing the Road: Bikes, Cars and Chicago Traffic

    Sharing the Road: Bikes, Cars and Chicago Traffic
    Earlier this summer we wrote about Chicago’s expanded use of bicycle lanes and trails as well as bicycle safety and the steps to take if you are involved in a bike accident. It is wonderful to see Chicago investing in bike paths and…
Rank this Week: 929

Injury Lawyer Blog

Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Naumes Law Group.

http://www.injurylawyer.pro/
  • Jan 13

    Current Inadequate Welding Safety Standards Raise Major Concern

    Current Inadequate Welding Safety Standards Raise Major Concern
    According to a Washington University research study, published recently in the medical journal of neurology, the current safety standards in place for welders may be cause for major health concern. The present safety standards spotlight the…
  • Nov 28

    Is Undiagnosed Sleep Apnea the Cause of Recent Hoboken Train Accident?

    Is Undiagnosed Sleep Apnea the Cause of Recent Hoboken Train Accident?
    New information about the cause of the fatal New Jersey train crash that occurred in September has now been brought to light. According to both the National Transportation Safety Review Board and the lawyer (for the train engineer): sleep…
  • Nov 16

    Amtrak to Pay $265 Million in Fatal Crash

    Amtrak to Pay $265 Million in Fatal Crash
    It has been announced that Amtrak has agreed to a pay out in a one of the largest railroad crash settlements in the history of the United States, in the amount of $265 million. The payout is the result of a court order recently issued on the…
Rank this Week: 2176

Truman Law Firm Blog

Truman Law Firm Blog

Covers personal injuries and accident reports.

http://trumanlawfirm.com/blog/
  • Jan 13

    3 Costly Mistakes a Las Vegas Injury Lawyer Will Help You Avoid after a Car Accident

    3 Costly Mistakes a Las Vegas Injury Lawyer Will Help You Avoid after a Car Accident
    A car wreck can have far-reaching effects that last long after the collision. Many victims face an uphill climb to recovery. Some require ongoing medical care and cannot return to the same occupation. Lost wages and medical bills can add up…
  • Jan 5

    What Is “Modified Comparative Fault?”

    What Is “Modified Comparative Fault?”
    Identifying the liable party is one of the first steps in making a personal-injury claim. However, it is often the case that both the plaintiff and the defendant contributed to the injury or loss. This is particularly common in car accidents.…
  • Dec 29

    4 Steps to Take after a Bicycle Accident in Nevada

    4 Steps to Take after a Bicycle Accident in Nevada
    Even with the proper safety equipment, a bicyclist is likely to suffer injuries in a crash with a motor vehicle. These accidents often cause brain trauma, broken bones and spinal injuries – all of which can cost a veritable fortune to…
Rank this Week: 561

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers medical malpractice and injury and accident law. By Moll Law Group.

http://www.illinoisinjurylawyerblog.net/
Rank this Week: 2038

Kentucky Personal Injury Attorneys…

Kentucky Personal Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By English, Lucas, Priest & Owsley LLP.

http://www.kentuckypersonalinjuryattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1789

Kentucky Court Report

Kentucky Court Report

Provides updates of decisions, argument calendars, news and developments for the Supreme Court of Kentucky and Kentucky Court of Appeals. By Michael Stevens.

http://kycourtreport.com/
Rank this Week: 1875

California Litigation Attorney…

California Litigation Attorney Blog

Covers legal news. By Reid & Hellyer.

http://www.rhlaw.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 3132