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Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Injury Law. By Whittel & Melton LLC.

http://www.tampabayinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Dec 12

    Wrong Way Driving Accidents Major Problem in Tampa Bay Area

    Wrong Way Driving Accidents Major Problem in Tampa Bay Area
    The number of wrong way driving accidents has been on the rise in Tampa, and this alarming trend continued on Thursday when four instances of wrong-way drivers on Bay area roads were reported, including one that resulted in a fatal crash.…
  • Dec 10

    Two Separate Wrong-Way Drivers Arrested for DUI in Tampa

    Two Separate Wrong-Way Drivers Arrested for DUI in Tampa
    Two wrong-way drivers were arrested on Friday after officials said the drivers were operating their vehicles under the influence of alcohol. According to reports, a 41-year-old Miramar man was driving a 2005 Acura traveling eastbound in the…
  • Dec 8

    Man Charged in DUI Crash that Killed Motorcyclist in Haines City

    Man Charged in DUI Crash that Killed Motorcyclist in Haines City
    A 37-year-old Kissimmee man has been arrested for DUI manslaughter and vehicular homicide in an October collision that killed a motorcyclist in Haines City. According to Polk County deputies, FDLE blood analysis showed that the man arrested…
Rank this Week: 2793

Brain Injury News and Information…

Brain Injury News and Information Blog

Covers brain injury, head injury, concussion, coma, traumatic epilepsy and other brain trauma.

http://braininjury.blogs.com/braininjury/
Rank this Week: 2410

Child Safety Blog

Child Safety Blog

Covers building safety, cars, health insurance, legislation, medical malpractice, mental health, product liability, and vaccines. By Patrick Malone.

http://www.childprotectionblog.com/
  • Dec 12

    Don’t Rely on High-Tech Baby Monitor

    Don’t Rely on High-Tech Baby Monitor
    Baby monitors are a wonderful parental aid … or are they? Dr. David King, a pediatric researcher at the University of Sheffield in England, recently wrote about his baby monitor studies in BMJ (the British Medical Journal). They…
  • Dec 5

    Misleading Claims of Protection Against Allergy and Eczema

    Misleading Claims of Protection Against Allergy and Eczema
    If you think a label claiming that the product is hypoallergenic will protect your kids against allergic reactions, think again. Research published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology showed that a lot of products marketed for…
  • Nov 28

    Ground-Breaking Study of Kids' Health Could Be Grounded

    Ground-Breaking Study of Kids' Health Could Be Grounded
    Devised by Congress in 2000, the National Children’s Study (NCS) was designed to track the health of children from birth to adulthood in an effort to identify the best ways to prevent childhood disorders including asthma, autism and…
Rank this Week: 1463

Neufeld Law Firm

Neufeld Law Firm

Covers personal injury, medical malpractice and products liability news.

http://www.neufeldlawfirm.com/blog/
  • Dec 12

    Woman Suffering from Back Injuries – Best Sex Position

    Woman Suffering from Back Injuries – Best Sex Position
    I try to read medical abstracts related to the world of personal-injury. I will then occasionally blog about the one’s I find interesting and would be interesting to other personal-injury lawyers or those who are injured themselves.…
  • Nov 26

    Most Common Florida Medical Error

    Most Common Florida Medical Error
    Most Common Florida Medical ErrorsMedical professionals and institutions should invoke feeling of trust. You are, after all, often putting your life in their hands. Unfortunately, the system is fallible and mistakes happen. The consequences…
  • Nov 19

    Keeping Safe As “Snowbirds” Make Their Way To Florida

    Keeping Safe As “Snowbirds” Make Their Way To Florida
    As “Snowbirds” begin to make their way across country seeking warmer climates, the risk of accidents is heightened. What starts as an adventure can end in disaster. Here are some tips to help you stay safe on your way to Florida…
Rank this Week: 3627

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

South Florida Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers injury law. By Law Offices of Robert Dixon.

http://www.southfloridainjurylawyerblawg.com/
  • Dec 12

    Florida’s Medical Negligence Damages Cap

    Florida’s Medical Negligence Damages Cap
    Like a number of other states across the U.S., Florida has a cap on medical negligence damages that can be awarded to a plaintiff in a medical malpractice case. Simply put, this means there is a maximum amount of financial compensation that a…
  • Dec 12

    Cruise Companies May be Liable for their Agent’s Negligence

    Cruise Companies May be Liable for their Agent’s Negligence
    Every year, a number of Florida residents go on cruises. Fortunately, most cruise ship passengers come back home safely and have had a positive experience. In some cases, however, passengers are injured. If you or a loved one has been injured…
  • Dec 12

    Employer that Fails to Abide by Florida Workers’ Compensation Requirements is Liable for Employee’s Medical Expense

    Employer that Fails to Abide by Florida Workers’ Compensation Requirements is Liable for Employee’s Medical Expense
    Unfortunately, workplace injuries happen every day in the state of Florida and throughout the United States. If you have been harmed on the job, you should seek the help of an experienced Miami personal injury attorney who can examine the…
Rank this Week: 2227

Greenville SC Personal Injury…

Greenville SC Personal Injury Attorney Blog

By Ryan Montgomery.

http://www.ryanmontgomerylaw.com/blog/
  • Dec 12

    Congress puts hold on life-saving rest rules for trucker

    Congress puts hold on life-saving rest rules for trucker
    Did you know that in 2012, more than 3,900 people died in truck accidents nationwide? If you found this statistic alarming, you're not alone. So too did federal regulators who, in 2013, started enforcing new rest rules on commercial truck...
  • Dec 5

    Who is liable for a crash caused by a driverless car?

    Who is liable for a crash caused by a driverless car?
    When Google demonstrated its prototype for a self driving car this year, did you wonder when we would start to see such vehicles on our roadways?  With promises from some motor vehicle manufacturers to start seeing these new vehicles…
  • Nov 28

    Workers' compensation rates in South Carolina

    Workers' compensation rates in South Carolina
    Workers in South Carolina who have been injured on the job generally have the option of pursuing workers' compensation. This money can be a crucial resource for people who have missed or will have to miss work days and have...
Rank this Week: 2402

GJEL Accident Attorneys' Blog

GJEL Accident Attorneys' Blog

Follow news related to safe roads in the Bay Area, California, and nationwide. By Gillin, Jacobson, Ellis & Larsen.

http://www.gjel.com/blog
  • Dec 12

    Tort claimants’ liability for decedent’s pre-death medical expense

    Tort claimants’ liability for decedent’s pre-death medical expense
    In California tort litigation arising from a wrongful death, the question often arises as to whether plaintiff claimants bear legal responsibility for the pre-death medical expenses of their decedent. Frequently, this question arises in the…
  • Dec 9

    The identity crisis of Oakland’s 20th Street

    The identity crisis of Oakland’s 20th Street
    A few weeks ago, we were on 20th Street in Downtown Oakland during the morning rush hour. We noticed the sidewalks were absolutely packed with people walking from BART and buses, yet the street itself had hardly any automobile traffic. So, we…
  • Dec 4

    Public access to court records vs. litigant privacy: leveling the playing field

    Public access to court records vs. litigant privacy: leveling the playing field
    Pursuant to Rule of Court 2.550(c) and its predecessor, California court records have long been “presumed to be open” to the public, absent exceptions for confidentiality required by law. But even ten or fifteen years ago,…
Rank this Week: 3770

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer…

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer Blog

Focuses on Illinois nursing home abuse and neglect. By Abels & Annes, P.C.

http://www.illinoisnursinghomeabuselawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 12

    New Illinois Law Makes it Easier to Report Nursing Home Abuse

    New Illinois Law Makes it Easier to Report Nursing Home Abuse
    Is someone you love living in a nursing home in Illinois or elsewhere in the country? Have you ever had a friend, loved one, or family member placed in a nursing home or other type of long term care facility? If you are like millions of…
  • Dec 4

    Nursing Home Employee Charged with Battery of Resident

    Nursing Home Employee Charged with Battery of Resident
    The debate has been raging across most states in the country recently: how can nursing home abuse and neglect be prevented? With an aging population poised to place a greater burden on long term care facilities than ever before, some believe…
  • Nov 21

    Hidden Camera Reportedly Catches Nursing Home Owner Sexually Assaulting Dementia Patient

    Hidden Camera Reportedly Catches Nursing Home Owner Sexually Assaulting Dementia Patient
    Elderly Americans are some of the most vulnerable members of our society and they deserve to be protected and cared for in their senior years. Many families with older relatives face the decision of whether to put their loved ones in a…
Rank this Week: 4325

Nursing Home Law Blog

Nursing Home Law Blog

Information relating to nursing homes and the care that they provide. By Stark & Stark.

http://nursinghomelaw.stark-stark.com/
  • Dec 12

    Rating the Nursing Homes in New Jersey and Pennsylvania

    Rating the Nursing Homes in New Jersey and Pennsylvania
    The official U.S. government website for Medicare provides a tool that allows consumers to compare information about nursing homes. It is called Nursing Home Compare, and contains quality-of-care information on every Medicare- and…
  • Dec 10

    The True Cost of Anti-Psychotics and Tort “Reform”

    The True Cost of Anti-Psychotics and Tort “Reform”
    A recent series of disturbing stories by NPR report finding with objective data what many of us practitioners know already – that in many substandard facilities residents are over medicated with sometimes dangerous medications just to…
  • Dec 4

    Non-Disparagement Clauses: Buying the Silence of Guardian

    Non-Disparagement Clauses: Buying the Silence of Guardian
    I’ve noticed in my practice a dangerous and burgeoning phenomenon. That is, the emergence of non-disparagement clauses for people who know the dangerous secrets of the worst of the worst long-term care facilities. I am finding that the…
Rank this Week: 1174

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Alabama personal injury, worker's compensation, and product liability law. By Allred & Allred.

http://www.alabama-injury-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Dec 12

    Bilesky v. Shopko - Spoliation of Evidence Met With Sanction

    Bilesky v. Shopko - Spoliation of Evidence Met With Sanction
    Evidence is the crux of any legal case. The truth, of course, is of paramount importance, but what is also key is what can be proven. Without the right amount and type of evidence, a case will go no where. This is as true for personal injury…
  • Dec 2

    Peterson-Tuell v. First Student Transp. - Prior Health History Relevant to Determine Damage

    Peterson-Tuell v. First Student Transp. - Prior Health History Relevant to Determine Damage
    It seemed like a relatively straightforward case: A school bus driver, working for a private contractor, rear-ended a woman in a vehicle, pushing that driver into another vehicle, causing some damage to the vehicle and, allegedly, injury to…
  • Nov 30

    RGR, LLC v. Settle - $2.5M Railroad Crash Verdict Affirmed in Part

    RGR, LLC v. Settle - $2.5M Railroad Crash Verdict Affirmed in Part
    Railway crashes and accidents result in hundreds of deaths each year, according to the Federal Railway Administration, which reported a total of 1,734 train accidents in 2012. In comparison to the enormous carnage seen on America's roadways…
Rank this Week: 3093

Georgia Injury Lawyer Blawg

Georgia Injury Lawyer Blawg

Covers injury law. By Julie A. Rice, Attorney at Law, & Affiliates.

http://www.georgiainjurylawyerblawg.com/
Rank this Week: 1797

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Federal Tort Claims Act, Injuries to Minors and Children, Land Owner Liability, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Products Liability, and Toxic Torts. By Levin & Perconti.

http://www.illinoisinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 12

    Take Steps To Prevent Food Poisoning At Your Holiday Office Party

    Take Steps To Prevent Food Poisoning At Your Holiday Office Party
    In this “most wonderful time of the year,” our lives are filled with celebration and frequent parties with friends, loved ones, and colleagues. It’s also extremely popular to celebrate the end of a successful year with your…
  • Dec 11

    Northwestern Hospital Sued for Injuries in a Premises Liability Lawsuit

    Northwestern Hospital Sued for Injuries in a Premises Liability Lawsuit
    When we visit a a restaurant, retail store, supermarket, drugstore, etc., we have a special legal status under tort law known as an “invitee.” Under this status, owners and operators of premises owe us a duty of care to prevent…
  • Dec 8

    Daikin Air Purifiers Recalled For Fire Hazard

    Daikin Air Purifiers Recalled For Fire Hazard
    The winter months have those of us in the Midwest with our homes shut up and sealed off from the cold. During this time of year, gone are the days of the cool fall where we could leave our windows open and enjoy the breeze. Instead, now that…
Rank this Week: 783

Hayes Firm Legal Blog

Hayes Firm Legal Blog

Covers personal injury topics.

http://www.dreamlegalteam.com/law_blog.html
  • Dec 12

    Will Workers’ Comp Only Cover Medical Bills?

    Will Workers’ Comp Only Cover Medical Bills?
    Workers’ compensation was designed to help injured workers cope and recovery from the injury, regardless of who was at fault.  While your workers’ compensation benefits should minimally cover medical care and expenses…
  • Dec 1

    Are Workers Compensation and Social Security Disability Insurance the Same Thing?

    Are Workers Compensation and Social Security Disability Insurance the Same Thing?
    Workers compensation and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) are both programs set up to help injured workers provide for their families, but there are several differences:   * First, workers compensation is run by the state…
  • Nov 13

    What If My Employer Doesn’t Have Workers’ Compensation Insurance?

    What If My Employer Doesn’t Have Workers’ Compensation Insurance?
    A Quick Definition – What is Workers’ Comp Workers’ Compensation is an insurance program that provides money to people who suffer injuries or illnesses at work or as the result of work duties. In most cases, an employee who…
Rank this Week: 4346

Weiner Law Blog

Weiner Law Blog

Covers personal injury law. By Weiner Law Group.

http://weinerlawnevada.com/blog/
  • Dec 12

    Nevada’s Duress Defense

    Nevada’s Duress Defense
    When you are taken to court for a crime, making a plea isn’t as simple as saying guilty, not guilty, or no contest. Depending on your circumstances, there are a variety of claims to protect yourself from being found guilty. One common…
  • Dec 11

    Nevada’s Insanity Defense

    Nevada’s Insanity Defense
    Claiming insanity in court is much more prevalent in pop culture, seen in books like One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest and movies like Primal Fear, than it is in the real life courtroom. Very few cases ever involve an insanity defense,…
  • Dec 8

    How to Post Bail in Las Vega

    How to Post Bail in Las Vega
    It’s 3:00 a.m. and you get a call from the city detention center saying that your loved one has been detained for a crime they committed in Las Vegas, Nevada. Learn how post bail in Las Vegas and get your loved out of jail as quickly as…
Rank this Week: 2678

Denver, Colorado's Personal Injury…

Denver, Colorado's Personal Injury Law Blog

Covers personal injury cases in Colorado. By Chad Hemmat.

http://www.andersonhemmat.com/denvers-personal-car-accident-injury-blog
  • Dec 12

    Marshalling Expectations for Your Colorado Personal Injury Case

    Marshalling Expectations for Your Colorado Personal Injury Case
    Would you ever hire a realtor who told you "I'm so good at what I do, I can make any house, doesn't matter how ugly, I can make any house sell for a million dollars or more"? Would you ever hire an accountant who says "I don't care how much…
  • Dec 10

    Support Local Non-Profits That are Close to Your Heart This Holiday Season

    Support Local Non-Profits That are Close to Your Heart This Holiday Season
    Anderson, Hemmat & McQuinn loves ColoradoGives.org! Colorado Gives is web site with extra ordinary tools that allow you to search out and directly give to local Colorado charities of your choice. Find out how to give in your neighborhood…
  • Dec 9

    Be Human—Don't Worry...We All Are

    Be Human—Don't Worry...We All Are
    Would you like me to have the perfect answer to every question, or would you like for me to give you the most honest answer I can give you? My guess is most clients would think my answer would be, "I want you to have a perfect answer for…
Rank this Week: 2214

Drug Injury Watch

Drug Injury Watch

Site provides developing information about prescription drug side effects as well as up-to-date news from the legal, medical, FDA, and pharmaceutical sectors. From attorney Thomas J. Lamb.

http://www.drug-injury.com/druginjurycom/
Rank this Week: 910

Maryland Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

Maryland Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

Covers nursing home injuries, negligence and legislation. By Lebowitz & Mzhen.

http://www.marylandnursinghomelawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 12

    Woman Claims Relative’s Death Due To Understaffed Nursing Home

    Woman Claims Relative’s Death Due To Understaffed Nursing Home
    Earlier this month in West Virginia, a woman sued a local nursing home, claiming that the home was responsible for the death of her loved one. Specifically, she claimed that the nursing home was negligent for intentionally understaffing the…
  • Dec 5

    Nursing Home Video Catches Employees Abusing Elderly Patient

    Nursing Home Video Catches Employees Abusing Elderly Patient
    Earlier last month in Winter Park, Florida, two nursing home employees were caught on camera abusing a 76-year-old resident. According to one local news source, the two employees were seen on camera pretending to punch the man, stopping only…
  • Nov 26

    Recent Study: One in Five Nursing Home Residents Endure Some Kind of Abuse

    Recent Study: One in Five Nursing Home Residents Endure Some Kind of Abuse
    Nursing home abuse is a serious problem across the United States. However, due to the fact that many instances of abuse go unreported, keeping track of the exact number of abused residents is something that is easier said than done. A recent…
Rank this Week: 5012

Alabama Injury Attorneys Blog

Alabama Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers Alabama accidents and personal injury news. By Cross & Smith, LLC.

http://www.alabamainjuryattorneys-blog.com/
  • Dec 12

    Alabama Pedestrian Danger Index Rated Second in the Nation

    Alabama Pedestrian Danger Index Rated Second in the Nation
    Between 2003 and 2012, 723 Alabama pedestrians suffered traffic-related fatalities. This number earns the state its high national Pedestrian Danger Index ranking, according to SmartGrowthAmerica.org, Younger and older pedestrians seem most…
  • Nov 28

    Parents Found to Contribute to Teen Driving Distraction

    Parents Found to Contribute to Teen Driving Distraction
    For most parents, the day their teens get their driver’s licenses is a frightening one. Losing control over their children’s activities means losing the ability to keep them safe. These days, parents typically use mobile phones to…
  • Nov 28

    Parents Found to Contribute to Teen Driving Distraction

    Parents Found to Contribute to Teen Driving Distraction
    For most parents, the day their teens get their driver’s licenses is a frightening one. Losing control over their children’s activities means losing the ability to keep them safe. These days, parents typically use mobile phones to…
Rank this Week: 3701

California Nursing Home Abuse…

California Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer Blog

Covers various nursing home abuse and elder neglect issues such as signs and symptoms of neglect, and California Elder Abuse and Neglect Law. By Walton Law Firm LLP.

http://www.nursinghomeabuselawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 12

    Elders Abusing Elders in Nursing Home

    Elders Abusing Elders in Nursing Home
    When we think about nursing home abuse and neglect, most of us imagine a scenario in which a healthcare professional or nursing home employee mistreats an elderly resident. However, a recent study conducted by Cornell University Weill Medical…
  • Dec 3

    Elder Abuse is an Underreported Crime

    Elder Abuse is an Underreported Crime
    Statistics in Southern California suggest that elder abuse is an extremely underreported crime, which means that many older adults suffer injuries while their abuses go unpunished. A recent article in the Los Angeles Daily News reported that…
  • Nov 26

    Lack of Oversight from the California Department of Public Health?

    Lack of Oversight from the California Department of Public Health?
    Earlier this month, the Sacramento Bee ran a story that exposed the lack of oversight from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) when it comes to nursing home abuse allegations. What is going on? According to the article, the CDPH…
Rank this Week: 1689

San Diego Injury Law Blog

San Diego Injury Law Blog

Covers California personal injury law, as ell as motor vehicle accident, dog bite and defective product news. By Walton Law Firm.

http://www.legalpad.com/
  • Dec 12

    Brain Injury Prevention Funding from the NFL

    Brain Injury Prevention Funding from the NFL
    Did the NFL turn over a new leaf when it comes to traumatic brain injuries, or is the league attempting to paint itself in a better light in the media? According to a recent post in GeekWire, the NFL provided $3.5 million in funding for brain…
  • Dec 8

    Trucking Accident Kills Grad Student

    Trucking Accident Kills Grad Student
    A dangerous truck accident in Fresno recently took the life of a 22-year-old graduate student, Ana Tapia, according to an article in the New York Daily News. Trucking accidents can be particularly deadly given the size and weight of these…
  • Nov 28

    Dangerous Airbag Recall Expand

    Dangerous Airbag Recall Expand
    It is always scary to learn that we could be driving an automobile that was subject to a product recall. In the past months, millions of vehicles were affected by a Takata airbag recall, and according to a story from PBS Newshour, it looks as…
Rank this Week: 1237

Chicago Brain Injury Lawyer Blog

Chicago Brain Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers brain injuries from bicycle accidents, car accidents, medical malpractice an defective products. By Levin & Perconti.

http://www.chicagobraininjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 12

    New Blood Test May Diagnose TBI

    New Blood Test May Diagnose TBI
    The diagnosis and treatment of traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) is a major health concern within the American medical community. According to the Brain Trauma Foundation, about 52,000 fatalities occur each year as a result of TBIs. In…
  • Dec 5

    The Facts: Brain Injuries and Female Athlete

    The Facts: Brain Injuries and Female Athlete
    Brain injuries are serious conditions, spanning from mild concussions to debilitating brain damage. Their recent prevalence in the media has called attention to the dangers of brain injury and the risk that is inherently involved in sports…
  • Nov 26

    Brain Injuries Linked to Drug Use in Teen

    Brain Injuries Linked to Drug Use in Teen
    Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) are linked to a variety of negative behaviors and circumstances. Studies have found connections between these conditions and the development of dementia, as well as incarceration rates. Researchers recently…
Rank this Week: 1399

Spencers Solicitors Blog

Spencers Solicitors Blog

Covers personal injury law in the UK.

http://www.spencerssolicitors.com/blog/
  • Dec 12

    Head injuries in sport: knowledge is power, but only money talks....

    Head injuries in sport: knowledge is power, but only money talks....
    We human beings are highly intelligent and innovative, and our abilities have enabled us to achieve great things - such as developing cures to many fatal diseases and even sending men to the moon. In years gone by we did not know that cholera…
  • Dec 5

    Winter is coming, are you and your roads ready?

    Winter is coming, are you and your roads ready?
    During November's Road Safety Week, I was reminded of all the little maintenance tasks that needed to be done on my car. Every driver knows the importance of getting their vehicle ready for the winter weather. From checking tyres to replacing…
  • Nov 19

    Spencers Solicitors calls for businesses to take action on road safety

    Spencers Solicitors calls for businesses to take action on road safety
    Spencers Solicitors are pleased to announce their support of Road Safety Week, in conjunction with Brake, the road safety charity. Road Safety Week is the UK's biggest road safety event, involving thousands of schools, businesses and…
Rank this Week: 2658

Chicago Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer…

Chicago Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer Blog

By Ed Fox & Associates.

http://www.chicagonursinghomeabuselawyer-blog.com/
  • Dec 12

    Millions of Elderly Abused Each Month Around The World, UN Health Agency Report

    Millions of Elderly Abused Each Month Around The World, UN Health Agency Report
    A sobering report released by the World Health Organization (WHO) this week highlights the systemic levels of abuse that the world's elderly population encounters each month. The United Nations News Centre reported that millions of elderly…
  • Dec 9

    Illinois Nursing Home Employee Hits Resident, Must Appear In Court

    Illinois Nursing Home Employee Hits Resident, Must Appear In Court
    All too often employees of nursing homes throughout the State of Illinois are being accused and even criminally charged with abusing a nursing home resident in their care. Just this last week an employee at the Champaign County Nursing Home…
  • Dec 5

    ILLINOIS NURSING HOME STAFF ACCUSED OF ABUSE

    ILLINOIS NURSING HOME STAFF ACCUSED OF ABUSE
    According to a recent newspaper report, an employee at an Illinois nursing home has been given a notice to appear in court after allegedly striking a 74-year-old resident on November 24, 2014. The employee has been suspended. A State's…
Rank this Week: 3274

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/
  • Dec 12

    Injured Airbnb Guests May Seek Damages, But Coverage Complex

    Injured Airbnb Guests May Seek Damages, But Coverage Complex
    Florida is one of the top destinations sought by customers of Airbnb, VRBO and other home-sharing, short-term rental hubs – especially around the holidays, where people are seeking a warm respite from the northern cold. But when…
  • Dec 4

    DeCormier v. Harley-Davidson – Liability Waiver Enforceability Challenged

    DeCormier v. Harley-Davidson – Liability Waiver Enforceability Challenged
    Increasingly, companies and service providers require consumers to sign liability waivers, effectively agreeing to sign away their right to seek recompense should injury result from the activity or service. In large part, courts have upheld…
  • Dec 3

    Bilesky v. Shopko – Sanctions for Spoliation of Evidence

    Bilesky v. Shopko – Sanctions for Spoliation of Evidence
    In some personal injury actions, parties involved may come to find certain pieces of key evidence were destroyed, altered or simply lost. This is referred to as “spoliation of evidence,” and because it can have such a profound…
Rank this Week: 4861

Georgia Injury Law Blog

Georgia Injury Law Blog

Providing information, resources, and commentary for injured people and their families. By Robert N. Katz.

http://www.georgiainjurylawblog.com/
  • Dec 12

    Young Males in Large, New Vehicles More Likely to Survive Accident

    Young Males in Large, New Vehicles More Likely to Survive Accident
    Being male, driving a large vehicle, or driving a new vehicle –these were some of the factors that are common to people who survive serious accidents. That data comes from a study that was conducted at the Indiana University School of…
  • Dec 8

    White House Names December National Impaired Driving Prevention Month

    White House Names December National Impaired Driving Prevention Month
     When most people think of the holiday season, they imagine cookies, presents, and parties. It is a time to spend with family and friends, celebrating love and togetherness. Unfortunately, the holiday season is also a time of increased…
  • Nov 17

    Air Bag Recalls Continue to Expand

    Air Bag Recalls Continue to Expand
    As we mentioned in a post back in September, 2014 has been a record year for auto recalls. And the year isn’t over yet. Approximately 14.3 million automobiles from ten different manufacturers have now been recalled for faulty air bags…
Rank this Week: 1264

Louisiana Injury Law Answers

Louisiana Injury Law Answers

Answers many common questions that New Orleans residents have about personal injury, car accidents, mesothelioma, brain injury, wrongful death claims and other accident and injury matters. By Gertler, Gertler, Vincent & Plotkin LLP.

http://louisiana-injury-law-answers.com
  • Dec 12

    What Is SV40 And How Does It Relate To Mesothelioma In New Orleans & Louisiana?

    What Is SV40 And How Does It Relate To Mesothelioma In New Orleans & Louisiana?
    SV40, or Simian Virus 40, is a virus that is thought to have contaminated millions of doses of polio vaccine administered to Americans between 1958 and 1963. The virus originates in the kidney cells of rhesus monkeys, which provided tissue…
  • Dec 5

    Are There Free Options For Medical Care To Treat Mesothelioma In New Orleans or Elsewhere In Louisiana?

    Are There Free Options For Medical Care To Treat Mesothelioma In New Orleans or Elsewhere In Louisiana?
    It’s an unfortunate truth that for many people in New Orleans and Louisiana, health insurance remains unaffordable, or that sick people find out too late that the plan they have is inadequate to achieve the kind of care they require.…
  • Nov 21

    Are Louisiana Auto Mechanics At Risk For Mesothelioma?

    Are Louisiana Auto Mechanics At Risk For Mesothelioma?
    Auto mechanics continue to be at unique risk for asbestos exposure in Louisiana and nationwide, and consequently, mechanics and their family members may be at higher risk for developing mesothelioma later in life. Because many automotive…
Rank this Week: 3230

Louisiana Injury Law Answers

Louisiana Injury Law Answers

Covers the care and needs of those seriously hurt due to the negligence of an individual or business. By Gertler Law Firm.

http://louisiana-injury-law-answers.com/blog/
  • Dec 12

    What Is SV40 And How Does It Relate To Mesothelioma In New Orleans & Louisiana?

    What Is SV40 And How Does It Relate To Mesothelioma In New Orleans & Louisiana?
    SV40, or Simian Virus 40, is a virus that is thought to have contaminated millions of doses of polio vaccine administered to Americans between 1958 and 1963. The virus originates in the kidney cells of rhesus monkeys, which provided tissue…
  • Dec 5

    Are There Free Options For Medical Care To Treat Mesothelioma In New Orleans or Elsewhere In Louisiana?

    Are There Free Options For Medical Care To Treat Mesothelioma In New Orleans or Elsewhere In Louisiana?
    It’s an unfortunate truth that for many people in New Orleans and Louisiana, health insurance remains unaffordable, or that sick people find out too late that the plan they have is inadequate to achieve the kind of care they require.…
  • Nov 21

    Are Louisiana Auto Mechanics At Risk For Mesothelioma?

    Are Louisiana Auto Mechanics At Risk For Mesothelioma?
    Auto mechanics continue to be at unique risk for asbestos exposure in Louisiana and nationwide, and consequently, mechanics and their family members may be at higher risk for developing mesothelioma later in life. Because many automotive…
Rank this Week: 2339

Van Sant Law LLC Blog

Van Sant Law LLC Blog

Covers injury cases in Atlanta.

http://www.davidvansant.com/personal-injury-blog/
  • Dec 12

    Premises Liability – Proving Fault

    Premises Liability – Proving Fault
    If you are injured on another person’s property, you ma […] The post Premises Liability – Proving Fault appeared first on David Van Sant.
  • Dec 5

    Announcing Van Sant’s New Annual $1,000 Veterans’ Educational Scholarship

    Announcing Van Sant’s New Annual $1,000 Veterans’ Educational Scholarship
    At Van Sant Law, we are always busy developing new ways […] The post Announcing Van Sant’s New Annual $1,000 Veterans’ Educational Scholarship appeared first on David Van Sant.
  • Nov 28

    Should You Sue After Your Car Accident?

    Should You Sue After Your Car Accident?
    After a car accident, it is a very stressful and diffic […] The post Should You Sue After Your Car Accident? appeared first on David Van Sant.
Rank this Week: 2217

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: 1355

Florida Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Child Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice issues related to minors and children, including child safety, crimes against children, as well as medical care and health issues. By David A. Wolf.

http://www.floridachildinjurylawyer.com/
Rank this Week: 1662

Mass Torts: State of the Art

Mass Torts: State of the Art

Covers the science, politics and economics of mass torts. By Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP.

http://www.masstortsstateoftheart.com
  • Dec 11

    Chance Is Not A Thing: So you can’t lose it

    Chance Is Not A Thing: So you can’t lose it
    Conceptually the loss-of-a chance doctrine recently reaffirmed in Rash v. Providence Health & Services appears to make sense. The typical facts in such cases include (1) a usually fatal disease (e.g. certain cancers); (2) that was…
  • Nov 10

    About The Virus That Makes You Dumb

    About The Virus That Makes You Dumb
    A colleague asked me yesterday what I thought about a story she'd seen in the media regarding a virus often found in algae. Supposedly it can impair human cognition. I told her that as a matter of fact I'd been working up…
  • Nov 9

    Just When the USPSTF Recommends Type 2 Diabetes Screening for Everyone 45 and Over This Gets Published:

    Just When the USPSTF Recommends Type 2 Diabetes Screening for Everyone 45 and Over This Gets Published:
    Korea's Thyroid-Cancer "Epidemic" - Screening and Overdiagnosis . The short version is as follows: the ability to screen for thyroid cancer led to an explosion (an almost unbelievable 15 fold increase) in its diagnosis. In fact,…
Rank this Week: 4849

Law Office of Michael West P.C.…

Law Office of Michael West P.C. Blog

Covers Georgia law.

http://lawofficeofmichaelwest.com/blog/
  • Dec 11

    I am a Senior Citizen – Can I File Bankruptcy?

    I am a Senior Citizen – Can I File Bankruptcy?
    While the financial crisis has hit the entire country very hard, Georgian Senior Citizens may be particularly affected due to the state’s increasing healthcare costs combined with its decreasing pensions – problems that typically…
  • Dec 11

    I am Currently Unemployed – Should I File Bankruptcy?

    I am Currently Unemployed – Should I File Bankruptcy?
    Americans around the country are still struggling to rebound from the 2008 economic crisis.  Often, efforts to restore our financial stability include taking on one or two part-time jobs in order to supplement our income. …
  • Dec 11

    I Have Filed Bankruptcy in the Past – Can I File Again?

    I Have Filed Bankruptcy in the Past – Can I File Again?
    Since the economic recession of 2008, many Georgians have made the decision to file for bankruptcy as a means to wipe clean their financial slate and move forward with a brighter economic outlook.  After filing for bankruptcy, many…
Rank this Week: 2246

Pasco County Injury Attorney Blog

Pasco County Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Pasco County, Florida personal injury law topics. By Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.pascoinjuryattorney.com/
  • Dec 11

    Pasco Woman Killed by SUV While Trying to Help Injured Motorcyclist

    Pasco Woman Killed by SUV While Trying to Help Injured Motorcyclist
    A New Port Richey woman was assisting a motorcyclist that was injured in a crash when she was struck and killed by an SUV in Holiday, according to troopers. The Florida Highway Patrol believes that the 66-year-old woman was struck by a…
  • Dec 1

    What You Need to Know About the Insurance Companies Following a Motorcycle Crash

    What You Need to Know About the Insurance Companies Following a Motorcycle Crash
    The insurance company is most likely how you will get paid for your motorcycle accident injuries. Because of this, it is important to understand how insurance companies work so that you can figure out what motivates them to make fair…
  • Nov 25

    Prevent a Thanksgiving Car Accident

    Prevent a Thanksgiving Car Accident
    Thanksgiving is a holiday to celebrate with friends and family that serves as a reminder of what we are thankful for this year. With that said, there will be millions of Americans hitting the roads this week to be with their loved ones. This…
Rank this Week: 1532

Cape Cod Injury Lawyer Blog

Cape Cod Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Massachusetts injury law. By The Law Offices of John C. Manoog III.

http://www.capecodinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1865

Long Island Injury Lawyers Blog

Long Island Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury law. By Duffy & Duffy.

http://www.longislandinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Dec 11

    Slip-and-Fall Plaintiff’s Suit Dismissed against Business Owner

    Slip-and-Fall Plaintiff’s Suit Dismissed against Business Owner
    Earlier this month in Rhode Island, the state supreme court heard a case regarding the responsibility of a private business to maintain the public sidewalk immediately outside the business. The court ultimately determined that a private…
  • Nov 24

    New Jersey Woman Sues Manhattan Gym after Accident Leaves Her Partially Blind

    New Jersey Woman Sues Manhattan Gym after Accident Leaves Her Partially Blind
    Earlier this week in Manhattan, a woman initiated a lawsuit against her gym after she was partially blinded as a result of an accident occurring on the premises. According to a report by one local news source, the woman was exercising at Club…
  • Nov 20

    New York Nurse Pleads Guilty to Criminal Charges Stemming from Patient’s Death

    New York Nurse Pleads Guilty to Criminal Charges Stemming from Patient’s Death
    Back in May 2013, an 84-year-old Korean War veteran who suffered from Parkinson’s disease and dementia was found on the floor next to his bed in a New York State veterans’ home. A few hours later, the man was pronounced dead due…
Rank this Week: 2062

The Chicago Bicycle Advocate

The Chicago Bicycle Advocate

Covers bicycle defects, accidents and laws. By Brendan H. Kevenides.

http://www.mybikeadvocate.com/
  • Dec 11

    CTA And City Must Do A Better Job Of Protecting Chicago Bicyclist

    CTA And City Must Do A Better Job Of Protecting Chicago Bicyclist
    Riding with buses is no fun.  Until Chicago does a better job of segregating bicycle and bus traffic, like some other North American cities have, cyclists will just have to deal with it. Even experienced city bikers grit their teeth when…
  • Dec 6

    Postal Driver Nearly Delivers Right Hook To Chicago Bicyclist

    Postal Driver Nearly Delivers Right Hook To Chicago Bicyclist
    An aggressive U.S. postal driver nearly delivered a right hook as I rode home in the Kinzie bike lane last night. Illinois law generally requires bicyclists riding slower than motor vehicle traffic to travel along the right side of the…
  • Dec 4

    Chicago Cycling Club Loses Long Time Ride Leader

    Chicago Cycling Club Loses Long Time Ride Leader
    Joe Dickstein (in Blackhawks sweater) withother members of the Chicago Cycling Clubby Anne AltOur local bike community lost someone special this week. Longtime Chicago Cycling Club member and ride leader, Joe Dickstein, died suddenly and…
Rank this Week: 4569

Krebs Law Firm Blog

Krebs Law Firm Blog

Provides information to injury victims in Southwest Missouri. By Jason Krebs.

http://www.krebslawoffice.com/blog/
  • Dec 11

    Missouri Workers Compensation help

    Missouri Workers Compensation help
    Something I am seeing more and more of is injured workers who need Missouri Workers Compensation help in understanding how long they have to report an injury to the employer? Under Missouri Workers Compensation law, a report of injury needs…
  • Dec 11

    I don’t understand why my disability claim was denied

    I don’t understand why my disability claim was denied
    “I don’t understand why my disability claim was denied” This is something that I encounter very often in personally speaking with prospective clients in Missouri and Arkansas. In my experience a lot of applicants disability…
  • Dec 8

    Missouri Disability Rights Attorney

    Missouri Disability Rights Attorney
    A Social Security Disability claimant who’s application is denied is required to request a hearing before an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) within 60 days of the denial. The ALJ will look over the whole claim. The claimant has the right…
Rank this Week: 4308

South Carolina Lawyer Blog

South Carolina Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law issues and topics, including medical malpractice, product liability, and worker's compensation By Louthian Law Firm, P.A.

http://www.southcarolinalawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 11

    Christmas By Candlelight

    Christmas By Candlelight
    Some sentimental songs appeal to our natural instinct to make our homes a warm and safe haven for loved ones and/or to return to such a place. If your vision of cozy holiday décor includes scents of the season wafting from flickering…
  • Dec 4

    What’s The Buzz?

    What’s The Buzz?
    “What’s the buzz, tell me what’s a-happening, what’s the buzz, tell me what’s a-happening . . . .” Andrew Lloyd Webber’s 70’s rock musical Jesus Christ Superstar posed the question. And I have…
  • Dec 4

    When Elders Elope

    When Elders Elope
    Early one morning in late August, an 82-year-old woman wandered away from her Batesburg, SC, nursing home. She was found nearly eight hours later; fortunately, she was unharmed. If this incident had occurred during winter weather, or if she…
Rank this Week: 861

Truck Accident Attorney Blog

Truck Accident Attorney Blog

Covers Personal Injury Law and Truck Accident Law. Published By Greenberg, Stone & Urbano, P.A.

http://www.truckaccidentattorney-blog.com/
  • Dec 11

    Florida Truck Accident Attorneys Discuss Dump Truck Collision

    Florida Truck Accident Attorneys Discuss Dump Truck Collision
    Any commercial truck accident has the potential to cause serious injuries because of the weight of the vehicle. One of the most serious crashes that can occur is between a dump truck and a passenger vehicle because of the concentrated weight…
  • Nov 30

    Florida Truck Accident Attorneys Discuss Chain Reaction Crashe

    Florida Truck Accident Attorneys Discuss Chain Reaction Crashe
    A chain reaction crash involving a tractor-trailer in Boca Raton recently led to the shutdown of Interstate 95, South Florida's main thoroughfare, for many hours, according to a recent news story. A commercial truck apparently attempted to…
  • Nov 18

    Florida Truck Accident Attorneys Discuss Driver Negligence

    Florida Truck Accident Attorneys Discuss Driver Negligence
    A recent truck accident in South Florida resulted in a tractor-trailer rear-ending a bus carrying elementary school students. There were numerous injuries that resulted from the impact. According to a local news report, the driver of the…
Rank this Week: 2976

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Cruise Ship Lawyer Blog

Published By Greenberg, Stone & Urbano, P.A.

http://www.cruiseshiplawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 11

    Florida Cruise Ship Injury Attorneys Discuss Mediation

    Florida Cruise Ship Injury Attorneys Discuss Mediation
    The majority of people who take a cruise enjoy a nice vacation that does not result in any long-lasting harm. However, for those who are injured as a result of the negligence of a cruise ship company or its employees, it can be a long…
  • Dec 5

    Florida Cruise Ship Injury Attorneys Discuss Cruise Ship Liability for the Spread of Disease

    Florida Cruise Ship Injury Attorneys Discuss Cruise Ship Liability for the Spread of Disease
    The spread of the deadly disease Ebola has been in the news on a daily basis for the past month or so. In fact, the danger that this disease brings was recently brought home to a group of passengers on a cruise ship recently. Specifically,…
  • Nov 16

    Wrecked Costa Concordia Reaches its Final Destination

    Wrecked Costa Concordia Reaches its Final Destination
    The wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship was towed to its last port recently, two and a half years after it ran aground and sank, killing 32 people. It took four days to maneuver the 114,500 ton ship from the Tuscan island of Giglio where it…
Rank this Week: 3089

Illinois Truck Accident Lawyer…

Illinois Truck Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers truck accident injuries and wrongful death in Illinois. By Levin & Perconti.

http://www.illinoistruckaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 11

    Alcohol Believed to Be a Cause of Fatal Truck Accident

    Alcohol Believed to Be a Cause of Fatal Truck Accident
    Time and again we are reminded about the dangers of drinking and driving, but unfortunately alcohol remains a factor in many fatal accidents. There is no reason that anyone should ever get behind the wheel after drinking, and accidents as a…
  • Dec 8

    Springfield Man Not Wearing a Seat Belt Dies in Truck Accident

    Springfield Man Not Wearing a Seat Belt Dies in Truck Accident
    Truck and motor vehicle accidents are all too common throughout Illinois. That is why we feel that it is important to raise awareness surrounding the potential causes of these accidents and discuss the consequences of negligence in order to…
  • Dec 5

    Truck Driver Dies in Collision Between Semi and Train

    Truck Driver Dies in Collision Between Semi and Train
    As we have talked about in our blogs before, two of the most dangerous vehicles to be in a collision with are trucks and trains. Being vehicles that are extremely large in both height and weight, collisions with these vehicles often result in…
Rank this Week: 1404

California Accident Attorneys Blog

California Accident Attorneys Blog

Covers California injury and accident law. By Glotzer & Sweat, LLP.

http://www.californiaaccidentattorneysblog.com/
  • Dec 11

    Uber Wrongful Death Lawsuit Shows Flaws in Ride Share System

    Uber Wrongful Death Lawsuit Shows Flaws in Ride Share System
    Uber Technologies, Inc. has fast become the largest of a new breed of transportation companies commonly known as “ride-sharing” nationwide and especially in large urban areas like Los Angeles and San Francisco.…
  • Dec 3

    Los Angeles Jury Verdicts Nov. ’14

    Los Angeles Jury Verdicts Nov. ’14
    In what will be a continuing series highlighting personal injury jury verdicts in Los Angeles, I wanted to discuss two cases were jury verdicts rendered in L.A. Superior Court were reported in November as follows: Verdict of Almost $70,000…
  • Nov 13

    Mercury Insurance Can’t Avoid Payment of CA Judgment Based Upon Claimed Exclusion

    Mercury Insurance Can’t Avoid Payment of CA Judgment Based Upon Claimed Exclusion
    Mercury Insurance is one of California’s largest auto insurance carriers.  In a recent decision, Mercury Cas. Co. v. Chu, 229 Cal. App. 4th 1432, 178 Cal. Rptr. 3d 144 (2014) the Fourth District California Court of Appeal has…
Rank this Week: 1922

Maryland Motorcycle Accident…

Maryland Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers Maryland bicycle and motorcycle accidents. By Lebowitz & Mzhen.

http://www.marylandmotorcycleaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 11

    Florida Motorcyclist Killed in Failure-to-Yield Accident

    Florida Motorcyclist Killed in Failure-to-Yield Accident
    Earlier this month in Orlando, Florida, one man was killed in a fatal motorcycle accident that was caused by a driver who didn’t see the motorcyclist entering the intersection. According to a report by one local Florida news source, the…
  • Dec 4

    Questionable Police Chase Results in Several Serious Injurie

    Questionable Police Chase Results in Several Serious Injurie
    Earlier this month in Baltimore, a police chase of a scooter resulted in one officer being seriously injured after the cruiser he was riding in crashed. According to a report by one local news source, the chase started when the officers…
  • Nov 26

    Ellicott City Motorcycle Accident Under Investigation

    Ellicott City Motorcycle Accident Under Investigation
    Earlier this week in Ellicott City, one Elkridge man was critically injured when he was struck by an SUV while riding his motorcycle on Tridelphia Road. According to a report by one local news source, the accident occurred around 2:30 in the…
Rank this Week: 4907

Aviation Law Monitor

Aviation Law Monitor

Provides insight and commentary on aviation accidents and the law. By Danko Meredith.

http://www.aviationlawmonitor.com/
  • Dec 11

    HEMS Operator Drops Pretense That It's All About Speed

    HEMS Operator Drops Pretense That It's All About Speed
    The air ambulance industry has a poor safety record.  Most of the industry crashes involve EMS helicopters rather than airplanes.  The EMS helicopter fatal accident rate is 6000 times that of commercial airliners.  As it turns…
  • Dec 2

    Aviation Lawyer Terry O'Reilly Files Bankruptcy

    Aviation Lawyer Terry O'Reilly Files Bankruptcy
    His website tells of an illustrious legal career spanning decades.  Pictured next to an antique race car, O’Reilly boasts that he is “one of the most distinguished and successful trial lawyers” in the entire United…
  • Nov 24

    Eddie Andreini Accident: Air Force Documents Reveal Travis Officials Confused by Air Force Regulation

    Eddie Andreini Accident: Air Force Documents Reveal Travis Officials Confused by Air Force Regulation
    Airport fire trucks must get to a burning plane within three minutes if they are going to save any lives. That's the maximum response time allowed by the National Fire Protection Association, the organization that sets the standard for…
Rank this Week: 4393

Southern New Jersey Legal Blog

Southern New Jersey Legal Blog

Covers traffic law, criminal law, injury law, and family law news from around Southern New Jersey. By the Law Offices of Joseph Lombardo.

http://www.lombardolawoffices.com/legal-blog/
  • Dec 11

    Can Police Search Your Phone without a Warrant?

    Can Police Search Your Phone without a Warrant?
    Cell phones help to make modern life possible, but they can also make our private details public.  In addition to the slew of security breaches and malicious hacks that seem to plague smart phone users, there’s another…
  • Dec 9

    Are You Eligible for New Jersey’s Pretrial Intervention Program?

    Are You Eligible for New Jersey’s Pretrial Intervention Program?
    You’ve been charged with a serious crime like drug possession, and now you’re looking at enormous fines, years in prison, and worst of all, a criminal record that will follow you around for a lifetime.  But what if there a…
  • Dec 4

    NJ Man Flees Accident Scene to Avoid Angry Girlfriend, But Can’t Avoid Criminal Charge

    NJ Man Flees Accident Scene to Avoid Angry Girlfriend, But Can’t Avoid Criminal Charge
    There’s no doubt that car accidents are stressful and scary experiences for everyone involved. Nonetheless, it’s extremely important that you never leave the scene before you have a chance to speak with police — or…
Rank this Week: 982