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Georgia Injury Lawyers Blog

Georgia Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury and accident law and products liability. By Jackson & Braun, LLP.

http://www.georgiainjurylawyers-blog.com/
  • Jul 28

    “My Dog Was Driving” Excuse for a DUI Won’t Cut it in Georgia

    “My Dog Was Driving” Excuse for a DUI Won’t Cut it in Georgia
    In an odd piece of news out of Oconee County, police responded to a call that a dog had been left in a hot car to find an intoxicated man with an interesting excuse. Upon arriving at the scene of the call, the officers noticed that the man in…
  • Jul 21

    Plane Crash in Western Georgia Claims Two Live

    Plane Crash in Western Georgia Claims Two Live
    Earlier this month in western Georgia, a small, amateur-built plane crashed in the forest in a remote part of the state, near Carrolton. According to a report by one local news source, the cause of the crash could not readily be determined…
  • Jul 14

    Director Indicted for Death that Occurred on His Set; Also Facing Civil Charge

    Director Indicted for Death that Occurred on His Set; Also Facing Civil Charge
    The director of a movie about Gregg Allman and two other film executives are facing criminal charges for their involvement in the death of one of the film’s crew members. According to a report by ABC News, the victim was killed while…
Rank this Week: 2482

Thomson Law Firm Q & A

Thomson Law Firm Q & A

Answers common questions about car accidents, medical malpractice and other serious issues that can involve lawsuits.

http://www.myvirginiainjurylawyer.com/q-a/
Rank this Week: 1499

Louisiana Injury Lawyers Blog

Louisiana Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Cardone Law Firm.

http://www.louisianainjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Church Lacked Sufficient Control to Be Liable for Injuries Caused by Unpaid Intern's Auto Accident

    Church Lacked Sufficient Control to Be Liable for Injuries Caused by Unpaid Intern's Auto Accident
    Success in injury litigation involves several components. A successful outcome likely includes compelling facts and considerable credible evidence. In addition, a favorable outcome for an injured person also involves choosing the right person…
  • Jul 21

    Multi-Million Dollar Superdome Case

    Multi-Million Dollar Superdome Case
    Attorney Cliff Cardone has had the privilege of successfully representing multiple victims in a tragic accident that occurred at the Louisiana Superdome. During a Saints' football game on December 16, 2007, an elevator crashed with 18 people…
  • Jun 26

    Supreme Court Reverses Lower Courts, Call DWI Stop Reasonable

    Supreme Court Reverses Lower Courts, Call DWI Stop Reasonable
    A recent ruling from the Louisiana Supreme Court changed the landscape of DWI arrests in the state, for it eliminated a four-item mandatory checklist created by the Louisiana Court of Appeal four years earlier in cases where an…
Rank this Week: 2953

Chicago Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Chicago Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers car accidents, truck accidents, and personal injury law in Illinois. By Levin & Perconti.

http://www.chicagocaraccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Public Awareness of Drugged Driving – What You Need to Know

    Public Awareness of Drugged Driving – What You Need to Know
    Virtually every driver in the United States is aware of the public safety hazards that come with operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol; far fewer understand the danger of driving a motor vehicle when under the influence of…
  • Jul 22

    Motor Vehicle Design Defects and Specific Areas of Concern

    Motor Vehicle Design Defects and Specific Areas of Concern
    When most people think of car accidents, they think of events caused by some sort of human error, negligence, or just plain recklessness. While it’s true that these factors often play a role in crashes, many of us fail to recognize that…
  • Jul 21

    Keeping Children and Infants Safe – A Guide to Proper Car Seat Use

    Keeping Children and Infants Safe – A Guide to Proper Car Seat Use
    Statistics tell us that cars and trucks are getting a little bit safer; recent years have seen some of the lowest traffic accident fatality rates on record, and we know more about trauma and crash-readiness than ever before. Still, all the…
Rank this Week: 4425

Product Defect News & Advice

Product Defect News & Advice

By Bisnar Chase.

http://www.productdefectnewsandadviceblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Baby Monitors Recalled For Potential Strangulation Hazard

    Baby Monitors Recalled For Potential Strangulation Hazard
    About 25,000 baby monitors sold at Toys “R” Us and Babies “R” Us stores and online are being recalled because of a potential strangulation hazard. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Tommee…
  • Jul 25

    Major Retailers Recall Fruits for Listeria Poisoning

    Major Retailers Recall Fruits for Listeria Poisoning
    Wawona Packing Co. is issuing a voluntary recall of peaches, nectarines, plums and pluots that were packed at its Cutler, California facilities between June 1 and July 12. According to a CNN news report, major retailers such as Costco, Trader…
  • Jul 17

    Documents Show GM Was Silent On Fatal Car Accident

    Documents Show GM Was Silent On Fatal Car Accident
    A new report published by The New York Times casts doubts on how forthright General Motors was with federal regulators over a defective ignition switch that the automaker has linked to 13 deaths over the last 10 years. The article gives the…
Rank this Week: 4286

Michigan Dog Bite Lawyer Blog

Michigan Dog Bite Lawyer Blog

Provides information and resources to dog bite victims. By Daniel L. Buckfire.

http://www.michigandogbitelawyer.org
  • Jul 28

    Metamora Man Mauled to Death in Vicious Dog Attack

    Metamora Man Mauled to Death in Vicious Dog Attack
    On July 23rd, a Metamora Township man was mauled to death by two large dogs who escaped from their owner’s home. Craig Sytsma, 46, of Livonia, was jogging near his work around 5:30 p.m. when he was blindsided by two cane corsos, a breed…
  • May 21

    Bitten By Dog At Friend’s House

    Bitten By Dog At Friend’s House
    Our Michigan dog bite injury lawyers handle cases involving dog bites and attacks throughout the state of Michigan for personal injury damages. Dog bite attacks can be a very traumatic and frightening experience for anyone to have to go…
  • May 9

    Pit Bull Attack Settlement for Child

    Pit Bull Attack Settlement for Child
    Our Clare County Michigan pit bull dog attack lawyers recently settled a claim for a 7 year old boy.  The minor client was attacked by a pit bull dog while being babysat by a neighbor. Our client suffered serious injuries in the pit bull…
Rank this Week: 2955

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: 2690

Harris Law Blog

Harris Law Blog

Covers car accidents, commercial truck accidents, brain injuries, wrongful death lawsuits, child sex abuse and other child injuries.

http://harrisjustice.com/category/blog/
  • Jul 28

    Bus Accident

    Bus Accident
    Bus travel is one of the most popular, least expensive, and safest ways to travel. Whether the motor coach is used for local transportation or chartered for a destination outside SWFL, buses are a popular method of moving groups of people to…
  • Jul 25

    Elevator Accident

    Elevator Accident
    Elevator Safety Starts with Building Owners and Managers An elevator is a type of vertical transport equipment which moves people or goods between floors of a building or other structure. They are located in virtually every multilevel…
  • Jul 23

    Beverage Truck Accident

    Beverage Truck Accident
    Beverage trucks are a common sight on our local roads.  These large delivery trucks are noticeable from their side garage-style overhead doors and deep bays containing racks of beer, soda, and water as well as the company logo emblazoned…
Rank this Week: 2297

Maryland Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

Maryland Nursing Home Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.marylandnursinghomelawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Staffing Shortage May Have Been Responsible for Boy’s Death at Maryland Group Home

    Staffing Shortage May Have Been Responsible for Boy’s Death at Maryland Group Home
    A true tragedy unfolded earlier this month in a group home charged with caring for severely disabled foster children. According to a report by the Baltimore Sun, a 10-year-old boy died at the care facility because there were not enough...
  • Jul 21

    Nursing Home Nightmare in Oklahoma

    Nursing Home Nightmare in Oklahoma
    One family in Oklahoma is having a hard time after getting their bruised and battered loved one out of the nursing home that they claim caused his condition. According to a report by a local Oklahoma news source, the family...
  • Jul 14

    North Carolina Cites Nursing Home for Inadequate Care and Abuse

    North Carolina Cites Nursing Home for Inadequate Care and Abuse
    In yet another story of nursing home abuse, a North Carolina nursing home was recently cited by the State in relation to a patient’s death caused by injuries he sustained while fighting with a nursing home staff member. According to...
Rank this Week: 3509

Florida Injury Attorney Blog

Florida Injury Attorney Blog

Covers injury law in Florida. By The Madalon Law Firm, LLC.

http://www.floridainjuryattorney-blog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Security in South Florida Bars and Clubs: Do I Need a Lawyer?

    Security in South Florida Bars and Clubs: Do I Need a Lawyer?
    Natives and visitors alike enjoy the beaches and nightlife in Florida, often including the "night club experience" in bars and nightclubs throughout Broward, Miami and Palm Beach. Usually, this means a fun night of hanging out with friends,…
  • Jul 25

    Rear End Car Accidents and Injurie

    Rear End Car Accidents and Injurie
    According to recent traffic safety statistics, more than 6 million car accidents occur on U.S. roadways each year. Of those, 2.5 million are rear-end car accidents. Although the majority of "rear-enders" are not fatal, they can result in a…
  • Jun 18

    Hospital Infections Could Be Cause for Medical Malpractice / Negligence Lawsuit

    Hospital Infections Could Be Cause for Medical Malpractice / Negligence Lawsuit
    The risk of contracting an infection while you are hospitalized is indisputable: One in every 25 hospital patients in the United States contract an infection while they are there. This used to be accepted as a "given." It seemed logical that…
Rank this Week: 2381

The Gomez Firm Personal Injury…

The Gomez Firm Personal Injury Blog

Covers incidents resulting in personal injury or wrongful death.

http://www.thegomezfirm.com/blog/
  • Jul 28

    Summer Safety

    Summer Safety
    With summer here, many families are planning trips. If you plan to travel to an amusement park, county fair, or just a crowded place, follow these 5 tips to keep your children safe. 1. Take a photo of them that morning; this will make it…
  • May 29

    The Walking Wounded

    The Walking Wounded
    “I want to see Johnson & Johnson in court. I want to see them punished for what they’ve done because I believe they knew well beforehand and didn’t stop putting these products in.”   When the world’s…
  • Apr 11

    Tragic and Fatal Accident Involving Fedex Big Rig and Bus Load of Students and Chaperone

    Tragic and Fatal Accident Involving Fedex Big Rig and Bus Load of Students and Chaperone
    A tragic accident took place just last night, Thursday April 10, 2014, in Northern California. The result of this accident was the loss of life of 10 individuals, many of which were young high school students. The accident involved a Fedex…
Rank this Week: 3061

Neufeld Law Firm

Neufeld Law Firm

Covers personal injury, medical malpractice and products liability news.

http://www.neufeldlawfirm.com/blog/
  • Jul 28

    Taking Care of Yourself on the Road

    Taking Care of Yourself on the Road
    Taking Care of Yourself on the RoadWritten By Jason Neufeld  If you or someone you know has recently been in a car accident, then you understand how frustrating, confusing and time-consuming an accident can be. If there is any…
  • Jul 23

    Miami Slip and Fall Accident

    Miami Slip and Fall Accident
    Miami Slip And Fall AccidentsWritten By Jason NeufeldPersonal injuries are some of the most difficult cases for individuals to go through; they cause so much more than just physical damage. Family responsibilities and employment concerns have…
  • Jul 21

    Miami Personal Injury Attorney

    Miami Personal Injury Attorney
    Miami Personal Injury AttorneysWritten By Jason NeufeldUnited States citizens are involved in millions of injury cases per year. Large portions of those people seek medical care in the form of hospital assistance or care from a general…
Rank this Week: 4857

California Litigation Attorney…

California Litigation Attorney Blog

Covers legal news. By Reid & Hellyer.

http://www.rhlaw.com/blog/
  • Jul 28

    Mortgage Shotgunning and the Priority of Trust Deed

    Mortgage Shotgunning and the Priority of Trust Deed
    The article below appeared in the California Real Property Journal, the Official Publication of the Real Property Section fo the State Bar of California. A PDF of the article is available here. Volume 32, Number 2, 2014 Mortgage Shotgunning…
  • Jul 17

    Using a Bankruptcy Petition Preparer in the Inland Empire May Be a Mistake

    Using a Bankruptcy Petition Preparer in the Inland Empire May Be a Mistake
    With many Inland Empire residents hitting hard times, bankruptcy petition preparers have offered their services to help debtors file for bankruptcy. Hiring a bankruptcy attorney may be a much better decision in the long run. Increased Use of…
  • Jul 10

    9 Common Financial Mistakes that Could Lead You to Bankruptcy

    9 Common Financial Mistakes that Could Lead You to Bankruptcy
    Americans enjoy the myth that bankruptcy only happens to other people. We have the top 9 REAL reasons that Americans file bankruptcy, and tips on how to avoid these mistakes. The Myth of the Medical Bankruptcy…
Rank this Week: 3808

Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyer…

Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Stephen M. Ozcomert.

http://blog.ozcomert.com/
  • Jul 28

    Plaintiff Injured in Truck Accident May Recover Damages for Emotional Distress under Georgia Law

    Plaintiff Injured in Truck Accident May Recover Damages for Emotional Distress under Georgia Law
    Accidents involving cars and trucks often cause serious damages and devastating injuries. In some cases, a victim may suffer for quite a while after the collision. Tragically, some victims are killed in these accidents. No matter what an…
  • Jul 21

    Georgia Court Reviews Relevance of Discovery Request in Car Accident Case

    Georgia Court Reviews Relevance of Discovery Request in Car Accident Case
    Discovery is an important phase in many car accident cases. It is a procedure by which parties hope to find information to support their claims for damages (or to defend their case). Under Georgia law, parties may obtain discovery regarding…
  • Jul 14

    Georgia Court Reviews Timeliness of Lawsuit for Injuries Arising from Car Accident

    Georgia Court Reviews Timeliness of Lawsuit for Injuries Arising from Car Accident
    A person who has been injured in a car accident may be entitled to bring an action against the negligent driver – to recover damages for any suffering and other losses. Essentially, the law serves to protect the person who has sustained…
Rank this Week: 2284

Maryland Injury Attorneys Blog

Maryland Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers Maryland medical malpractice, product liability, and personal injury law. By Brassel, Alexander & Rice, LLC.

http://www.marylandinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Service Error Nullifies $37 Million Judgment

    Service Error Nullifies $37 Million Judgment
    Personal injury lawsuits, like many other kinds of lawsuits, generally begin the same way - with the filing of the Complaint and any supporting documentation and information needed to state a claim for injury or damages. The Complaint has to…
  • Jul 10

    Popular Exculpatory Clauses Can Take Away an Injured Person's RIght to Sue

    Popular Exculpatory Clauses Can Take Away an Injured Person's RIght to Sue
    You may not know what an exculpatory clause is, but there's a good chance you've signed one recently. An exculpatory clause is a clause or an agreement that prohibits you from suing someone else, most often for personal injury claims. They…
  • Jun 24

    Man Critically Injured By Tractor Trailer Accident In Ellicott City

    Man Critically Injured By Tractor Trailer Accident In Ellicott City
    According to a recent WBALTV news report, Howard County Police are investigating a crash involving a tractor-trailer that critically injured a man. The accident, which happened last week at the intersection of Interstate 70 and Marriottsville…
Rank this Week: 3627

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: 2465

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers car, motorcycle and trucking accidents, including those caused by drunk driving. By Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner, Personal Injury Lawyers, P.A.

http://www.injury-lawyer-florida.com/
  • Jul 28

    NHTSA Warns Against "False Security" of Novelty Motorcycle Helmet

    NHTSA Warns Against "False Security" of Novelty Motorcycle Helmet
    The law requiring helmet use by motorcyclists in Florida was repealed 14 years ago this month, and since then, the number of riders donning a helmet has been halved -- to roughly 50 percent, according to the Sun Sentinel. What's especially…
  • Jul 27

    "Multiple Occurrences" in Insurance Law

    "Multiple Occurrences" in Insurance Law
    In cases where multiple injury victims seek compensation from at-fault party insurers, an issue that often arises is whether the injuries stemmed from one occurrence or multiple occurrences. Punta Gorda injury lawyers know this is often a…
  • Jul 26

    Federal Appeals Court Affirms Crash Case Dismissal, Florida Courts Might Have Different Outcome

    Federal Appeals Court Affirms Crash Case Dismissal, Florida Courts Might Have Different Outcome
    The lawsuit brought by the widow of a fatally injured motorcyclist was dismissed by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit on the grounds that she failed to establish the defendant's owed a duty to her husband. Had the case been…
Rank this Week: 4442

New Hampshire Legal Blog

New Hampshire Legal Blog

Covers criminal and injury law. By Tenn And Tenn, P. A.

http://www.nhlegalblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Summer Travel Safety Tips in New Hampshire

    Summer Travel Safety Tips in New Hampshire
    Keeping safe during any summer travel requires proper preparation. Taking the time to think ahead can prevent a vacation from being ruined.
  • Jul 28

    Summer Travel Safety Tips in New Hampshire

    Summer Travel Safety Tips in New Hampshire
    Keeping safe during any summer travel requires proper preparation. Taking the time to think ahead can prevent a vacation from being ruined.
  • Jul 18

    Nashua Woman Killed in Dump Truck Accident in Merrimack NH

    Nashua Woman Killed in Dump Truck Accident in Merrimack NH
    On Wednesday morning July 16, 2014 a collision occurred at the intersection of Route 101A and Continental Boulevard in Merrimack NH. A Nashua woman who was struck by a dump truck in the driver’s side of her SUV was killed.
Rank this Week: 2529

Massachusetts Social Security…

Massachusetts Social Security Disability Lawyers Blog

Comments on Massachusetts social security disability law. By Jeffrey S. Glassman

http://www.massachusettssocialsecuritydisabilitylawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 28

    Employers Dropping Long-Term Disability Insurance

    Employers Dropping Long-Term Disability Insurance
    Our Boston disability lawyers understand that many people need SSDI with costs of private insurance going up every billing period. According to a recent article in the Portland Herald Press, employers are starting to phase out benefits,…
  • Jul 23

    SSDI Cases: On Duration and the Recent Work Test

    SSDI Cases: On Duration and the Recent Work Test
    Our Boston disability lawyers understand that your work history may have as much of an effect on your level of benefits as your disability. A recent article in the Aiken Standard looks at what the author describes as a "draconian"…
  • Jul 18

    SSA to Educate the Public about What it Means to be Disabled

    SSA to Educate the Public about What it Means to be Disabled
    Our Boston disability lawyers know that the benefits appeals process can be a difficult and confusing process for claimants who do not have representation. A recent article from the Wisconsin Rapids Tribune discusses ongoing efforts by the…
Rank this Week: 2942

Day on Torts

Day on Torts

Covers issues relating to tort law, regulations, and trials. By John A. Day.

http://www.dayontorts.com/
  • Jul 28

    Lawsuit Against Agent for Inadequate Insurance Limit

    Lawsuit Against Agent for Inadequate Insurance Limit
     The case of Barrick v. State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co. and Jones, No. M2013-01773-COA-R3-CV (Tenn. Ct. App. June 27, 2014) first begins in 2008, when the Barrick family was sued after their minor son accidentally killed a motorcyclist in…
  • Jul 25

    Truck Driver Left Vehicle and Loses Protection Under UM Coverage

    Truck Driver Left Vehicle and Loses Protection Under UM Coverage
     An over-the-road truck driver parked his truck on the shoulder of a road, got out, walked across a five-lane highway to a convenience store, purchased a soft drink and chewing tobacco, walked back across the highway towards his truck,…
  • Jul 23

    Tennessee Insurance Coverage Decision

    Tennessee Insurance Coverage Decision
     In Cleveland Custom Stone v. Acuity Mutual Insurance Company, No. E2013-02132-COA-R3-CV (June 10, 2014), the Tennessee Court of Appeals considered a myriad of issues in a case concerning an insurance company’s failure to pay…
Rank this Week: 4341

Reeves, Aiken & Hightower LLP Blog

Reeves, Aiken & Hightower LLP Blog

Covers South Carolina personal injury and criminnal law news.

http://www.rjrlaw.com/blog/
  • Jul 27

    Dangerous Loads on Trailers | Charlotte Semi-Truck Accident

    Dangerous Loads on Trailers | Charlotte Semi-Truck Accident
    Tractor Trailer Accidents from Dangerous Loads  Here in Charlotte, we have two (2) Interstate highways pass through and around our city. I-77 and I-85 are both major road corridors which have thousands of cars and trucks traveling at…
  • Jul 23

    New SC WC Commissioner | Rock Hill Workers Compensation

    New SC WC Commissioner | Rock Hill Workers Compensation
    How Workers Compensation Commissioners Become Commissioners  In South Carolina, workers compensation Commissioners are appointed by the Governor for six (6) year terms. Usually, they are lawyers who have practiced workers compensation…
  • Jul 22

    School Bus Accidents | Child Injury Case

    School Bus Accidents | Child Injury Case
      The American News Now also states that there are around 23 million children that ride in school busses each day around the nation. Of 17,000 those 23 million children, nearly 17,000 of those children are injured every day in some sort…
Rank this Week: 1627

Nashville Injury Lawyers Blog

Nashville Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury law. By Matt Hardin Law.

http://www.nashvilleinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 27

    Church-Bus Accident Kills One, Injures Several

    Church-Bus Accident Kills One, Injures Several
    Earlier this month, a group of teens from Indiana were involved in a fatal accident when their church bus crashed into another vehicle, killing the driver. According to a report by a local news source, the teens were in Tennessee on a mission…
  • Jul 25

    Tennessee Highway Patrol Steps Up DUI Enforcement in Honor of Accident Victim

    Tennessee Highway Patrol Steps Up DUI Enforcement in Honor of Accident Victim
    Earlier this month, Tennessee Highway Patrol set up a sobriety check point with the assistance from other organizations, as well as from help with the family of an accident victim who lost her life in a fatal drunk-driving accident last year.…
  • Jul 25

    Teen Killed in Tennessee Jet-Ski Accident

    Teen Killed in Tennessee Jet-Ski Accident
    Earlier this month in Sullivan County, a 14-year-old girl was killed when she was involved in a personal watercraft accident with her father. According to a report by a local news source, the accident occurred on Boone Lake, on a Friday…
Rank this Week: 2427

Listeria Blog

Listeria Blog

Covers listeria news and outbreaks. By Marler Clark.

http://www.listeriablog.com/
  • Jul 26

    Where Listeria Fruit was Sold

    Where Listeria Fruit was Sold
    When the FDA and Wawona Packing announced a recall of certain “stone fruits” due to a positive Listeria test, it appeared to be a somewhat standard, and likely limited recall.... Continue Reading
  • Jul 26

    Listeria Sandwiches Recalled

    Listeria Sandwiches Recalled
    Great American Marketing, a Houston, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 475 pounds of FSIS and FDA-regulated, ready-to-eat products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of…
  • Jul 19

    California Stone Fruit Prompts Listeria Recall

    California Stone Fruit Prompts Listeria Recall
    Dierbergs Markets is pulling from its stores a number of tree-ripened stone fruits from a California-based packing company. Wawona Packing Co. has issued a voluntary recall of conventional and organic... Continue Reading
Rank this Week: 3438

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Covers Illinois nursing homes and information for nursing home residents, family members, ombudsmen, resident advocates, elder law attorneys and nursing home staff. By Levin & Perconti.

http://blog.levinperconti.com/
  • Jul 26

    Calls to Step Up Funding of the Elder Justice Act

    Calls to Step Up Funding of the Elder Justice Act
    As we have discussed previously in this space, state and federal governments are active in monitoring nursing homes for neglect and abuse, and promulgate rules and regulations that facilities must abide by in order to keep their doors open,…
  • Jul 24

    Congress Slow to Combat Elder Abuse and Neglect?

    Congress Slow to Combat Elder Abuse and Neglect?
    As federal and state agencies, including those of Illinois, continue to grapple with the issues of elder abuse and neglect, the United States Congress has been slow to act on the pressing need to detect and combat elder abuse, neglect and…
  • Jul 22

    Sobering Statistics on the Elderly Population and Abuse

    Sobering Statistics on the Elderly Population and Abuse
    The National Center on Elder Abuse’s (NCEA) Administration on Aging publishes on its website a bevy of statistics on the elderly population, as well as the severity of elder abuse, neglect and exploitation. While poring through numbers…
Rank this Week: 3075

New York Injury Attorneys Blog

New York Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers New York medical malpractice, car accident and construction accident laws. By Law Offices of Michael H. Joseph, PLLC.

http://www.newyorkinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    July 2014

    July 2014
    The month of July, 2014 turned out to be a month filled with tragedy with several motorcyclists and bicyclists wrongfully killed in a string of accidents in Manhattan, New York City in Westchester. Our Westchester truck accident attorneys…
  • Jun 10

    Driver Fatigue to Blame in Recently Deadly Truck Crash

    Driver Fatigue to Blame in Recently Deadly Truck Crash
    Our New York truck accident attorneys know all too well how many lives are ruined and even ended by truck driver fatigue. The damage caused in this recent big rig accident on the New Jersey turnpike this past weekend is tremendous with one…
  • May 31

    New York Appellate Court Limits the Blame the Worker Defense

    New York Appellate Court Limits the Blame the Worker Defense
    Our New York City construction accident lawyers applaud a recent decision from the New York Supreme Court's First Appellate Department which restricted a line of cases which has allowed the defendants to blame the injured construction…
Rank this Week: 3573

Boston Accident Lawyer Blog

Boston Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers Massachusetts motor vehicle accident law. By William D. Kickham, Esq.

http://www.bostonaccidentlawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 4616

California Injury Lawyers Blog

California Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers California injury law. By Blady Weinreb Law Group LLP.

http://www.californiainjurylawyers-blog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Home-buyer sues after Chinese drywall found in new home

    Home-buyer sues after Chinese drywall found in new home
    After buying a home, in New orleans the purchaser realized a major fault was not disclosed to them by the seller, and has filed suit to rescind the sale, according to The Louisiana Record. Jouandot Enterprises LLC filed suit against Wells…
  • Jul 13

    Woman sues Home Shopping Network for Burns from Pressure Cooker

    Woman sues Home Shopping Network for Burns from Pressure Cooker
    A New Jersey woman suffered first and second degree burns when a pressure cooker she purchased from the Home Shopping Network unexpectedly sprayed her with boiling water, according to a personal injury suit filed at the Philadelphia Court of…
  • Jun 27

    Panel revives lawsuit over 13-year-old girl's injury in Chicago park

    Panel revives lawsuit over 13-year-old girl's injury in Chicago park
    The Chicago Park District must post signs in its parks stating that only children under the age of 12 can use its equipment, a state appeals panel held last week, overturning the dismissal of a lawsuit stemming from a 13-year-old's injury on…
Rank this Week: 2975

Law Office of Michael West P.C.…

Law Office of Michael West P.C. Blog

Covers Georgia law.

http://lawofficeofmichaelwest.com/blog/
  • Jul 25

    What is the Creditor Meeting in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

    What is the Creditor Meeting in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?
    Given the recent harsh economic times, many Georgia residents are finding it harder and harder to pay their bills and manage their debts.  When financial responsibilities become too great of a burden, many Georgians turn to our office…
  • Jul 25

    USCIS Issues Policy Memorandum about CSPA

    USCIS Issues Policy Memorandum about CSPA
    The Child Status Protection Act (CSPA) is an act that was passed by Congress which holds critical importance for the beneficiaries of many family-based immigration cases.  The CSPA protects foreign national children from…
  • Jul 21

    5 Things You Don’t Know About Filing Bankruptcy – But You Should!

    5 Things You Don’t Know About Filing Bankruptcy – But You Should!
    Due to the recent economic hardships facing many Georgians, our office has received several calls from individuals who are struggling to pay their bills, provide for their families, and control their mounting debt.  For many people,…
Rank this Week: 2491

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/
  • Jul 25

    4 Dead and 4 Injured in Elwood Semi Truck Accident

    4 Dead and 4 Injured in Elwood Semi Truck Accident
    It has been an unfortunate trend in the news as of lately to hear stories of accidents involving truck drivers who are both driving fatigued and falsifying their log book records, thereby fraudulently driving over the permitted amount of…
  • Jul 23

    I-57 Rollover Dump Truck Accident Results in Fatality

    I-57 Rollover Dump Truck Accident Results in Fatality
    As our readers know, rollover accidents are incredibly dangerous. Often occurring in large tall vehicles like trucks and SUVs, these accidents can cause drivers and passengers to suffer serious personal injury or death due to the violent…
  • Jul 18

    Bus Collision Leaves 1 Dead and 18 Injured

    Bus Collision Leaves 1 Dead and 18 Injured
    While we are all very well aware of the high frequencies of motor vehicle and truck accidents, we may not always consider how often other types of vehicles are involved in collisions. Consider all of the times that you were traveling on a…
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Dallas Injury Lawyers Blog

Dallas Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury law. By Godsey - Martin, P.C.

http://www.dallasinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    When Trespassers are Injured, Texas Negligence Rules can Complicate Matter

    When Trespassers are Injured, Texas Negligence Rules can Complicate Matter
    A car accident can involve special facts that can decide a case. If you’ve been injured in an auto accident in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, you should consider contacting an accident attorney experienced in the law of negligence for…
  • Jul 18

    Texas Police Officers Can be Held Accountable in Traffic Accident

    Texas Police Officers Can be Held Accountable in Traffic Accident
    Sometimes a state or government official can injure you through an act of malice or an ordinary mistake. When you face off against a government agency, the situation can be a challenging experience. By hiring the right auto accident attorney…
  • Jul 11

    Dallas Provides Special Protection For Cyclist

    Dallas Provides Special Protection For Cyclist
    When you’ve been struck by a motor vehicle while riding a bicycle, your injuries can lead to substantial medical bills and a loss of wages. Both the State of Texas and the City of Dallas have enacted special laws designed to protect…
Rank this Week: 2552

Houston Texas Injury Lawyer Blog

Houston Texas Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Injury and accident law. By Godsey - Martin, P.C.

http://www.houstontexasinjurylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2546

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/
Rank this Week: 3753

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/
  • Jul 25

    How Is Mesothelioma Diagnosed By Doctors In New Orleans, Louisiana?

    How Is Mesothelioma Diagnosed By Doctors In New Orleans, Louisiana?
    Asbestos-related cancers can be difficult for doctors to detect, because symptoms can be subtle for a long period of time. For instance, a persistent cough may be indistinguishable from normal allergy symptoms, and a routine doctor’s…
  • Jul 17

    How Much Exposure To Asbestos Does It Take To Develop Mesothelioma?

    How Much Exposure To Asbestos Does It Take To Develop Mesothelioma?
    There is no known, minimum threshold level of asbestos exposure in regard to mesothelioma. When asbestos fibers are breathed in, they get trapped in the lungs and remain there for a long period of time. Over time, the fibers accumulate…
  • Jul 10

    The Myth That Smoking Can Cause Mesothelioma

    The Myth That Smoking Can Cause Mesothelioma
    Cigarette smoking does not cause or contribute to mesothelioma. Smoking is usually the main cause of lung cancer, not mesothelioma. However, if you do smoke it’s imperative that you quit if you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma.…
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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
  • Jul 25

    How Is Mesothelioma Diagnosed By Doctors In New Orleans, Louisiana?

    How Is Mesothelioma Diagnosed By Doctors In New Orleans, Louisiana?
    Asbestos-related cancers can be difficult for doctors to detect, because symptoms can be subtle for a long period of time. For instance, a persistent cough may be indistinguishable from normal allergy symptoms, and a routine doctor’s…
  • Jul 17

    How Much Exposure To Asbestos Does It Take To Develop Mesothelioma?

    How Much Exposure To Asbestos Does It Take To Develop Mesothelioma?
    There is no known, minimum threshold level of asbestos exposure in regard to mesothelioma. When asbestos fibers are breathed in, they get trapped in the lungs and remain there for a long period of time. Over time, the fibers accumulate…
  • Jul 10

    The Myth That Smoking Can Cause Mesothelioma

    The Myth That Smoking Can Cause Mesothelioma
    Cigarette smoking does not cause or contribute to mesothelioma. Smoking is usually the main cause of lung cancer, not mesothelioma. However, if you do smoke it’s imperative that you quit if you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma.…
Rank this Week: 3953

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident…

Fort Lauderdale Car Accident Attorney Blog

Covers personal injury and accidents. By Freeman Injury Law.

http://www.fortlauderdalecaraccidentattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Hit and Run Driver at Large After Triple Fatal

    Hit and Run Driver at Large After Triple Fatal
    Hit-and-run accidents are an ongoing threat to Florida’s pedestrians, bikers and motorists. Florida has one of the highest hit-and-run rates in the nation. In a recent case, police are on the search for the driver of a vehicle that…
  • Jul 20

    Innovative Technologies to Prevent Child Hot Car Death

    Innovative Technologies to Prevent Child Hot Car Death
    With recent tragedies making headlines, more parents are becoming aware of the dangers of leaving their children in hot cars. In some cases, parents forgetfully have left their children behind or did not realize that their children crawled…
  • Jul 15

    Miccosukee Tribe v. Bermudez - Broad Theories of Vicarious Liability

    Miccosukee Tribe v. Bermudez - Broad Theories of Vicarious Liability
    As a general rule, civil courts both in Florida and across the country have held liability for third-party actions is not allowed, save for rare circumstances. In crash cases, our Fort Lauderdale car accident attorneys know there are a…
Rank this Week: 3989

Connecticut Injury Attorney Blog

Connecticut Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Connecticut personal injury and medical malpractice laws, cases and news. By Paul Levin.

http://www.connecticutinjuryattorney-blog.com/
  • Jul 25

    My client Kim Smith’s statement to the press about Hammonasset peeping incident.

    My client Kim Smith’s statement to the press about Hammonasset peeping incident.
    Attorney Paul Levin with client Kim Smith Kim Smith Statement: I am Kim Smith. I am here today to tell my story, to break my silence, and tell the people of Connecticut what happened to me and my two young daughters while showering at…
  • Jul 24

    Hammonasset Peeping Victim Shares Her Story

    Hammonasset Peeping Victim Shares Her Story
      Attorney Andrew Garza, Kim Smith, Attorney Paul Levin, Attorney Kelly Kasheta with PLKK Very proud of my client Kim Smith who spoke publicly for the first time today about a peeping incident three years ago at Hammonasset State Park.…
  • Jun 28

    CONNECTICUT CONSTRUCTION SITE WORKER INJURIES- LEGAL RECOURSE

    CONNECTICUT CONSTRUCTION SITE WORKER INJURIES- LEGAL RECOURSE
    CONSTRUCTION SITE SAFETY – THE GENERAL CONTRACTOR’S INFLUENCE OVER AND LIABILITY FOR RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION SAFETY ,      Following the Connecticut Supreme Court’s reversal of a multi million dollar verdict…
Rank this Week: 3478

Full Cup of Justice

Full Cup of Justice

Covers injury law. By Holliday, Bomhoff & Karatinos, P.L.

http://www.floridaaccidentlawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Young Man Struck in Bicycle Crash By Hit-and-Run Driver

    Young Man Struck in Bicycle Crash By Hit-and-Run Driver
    Earlier this month in Pembroke Pines, a 22-year-old man was killed when he was struck from behind while he was riding his bicycle. According to a report by a local news source, the young man was riding his bike down Pines Boulevard around one…
  • Jul 18

    Driver Allegedly Cuts Off Semi-Truck Sending the Driver to the Hospital

    Driver Allegedly Cuts Off Semi-Truck Sending the Driver to the Hospital
    Earlier last week in Jacksonville, a two-car accident resulted in a semi-truck driver being taken to the hospital when his truck crashed into an embankment and rolled on its side. According to a report by First Coast News, the accident…
  • Jul 10

    Coconut Grove Boating Accident Kills Four

    Coconut Grove Boating Accident Kills Four
    After the fireworks display near Dinner Kay Marina, a multi-boat accident occurred that took the lives of at least four. According to a report by NBC Miami, shortly after the conclusion of the fireworks display, at around 10:45 in the…
Rank this Week: 2569

North Carolina Personal Injury…

North Carolina Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers car accidents and tractor-trailer accidents. By Grimes Teich Anderson LLP.

http://www.northcarolinapersonalinjurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Can You Pass South Carolina's Motorcycle Skills Test?

    Can You Pass South Carolina's Motorcycle Skills Test?
    Beginning June 3, 2013, motorcyclists in South Carolina who wanted to renew their beginner permit had to make a bona fide attempt to pass the state's motorcycle skills test. You may be one of the motorcycle riders who is up for renewal. Are…
  • Jul 21

    5 Things You Didn't Know About Driving in South Carolina

    5 Things You Didn't Know About Driving in South Carolina
    From fender-benders to major catastrophes, car accidents are a fact of life on South Carolina roads. Nearly everyone knows somebody who has been in an accident, and we all know the basic rules for protecting ourselves: drive defensively, put…
  • Jun 30

    How a Small Hospital Mistake Can Cause a Big Infection

    How a Small Hospital Mistake Can Cause a Big Infection
    Workers at Greenville Health System have identified a piece of equipment they believe is responsible for infecting 14 people with atypical mycobacterium during routine surgeries, according to a recent news report from WLTX 19. The first…
Rank this Week: 3521

Krebs Law Firm Blog

Krebs Law Firm Blog

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

http://www.krebslawoffice.com/blog/
  • Jul 25

    Factors in a Missouri Social Security disability claim

    Factors in a Missouri Social Security disability claim
    A fairly common concern I hear from people that call the office is the local Missouri job market is not good or they can’t drive and their Missouri town does not have public transportation.  There are many questions about what…
  • Jul 10

    Bicycle injury cases in Missouri

    Bicycle injury cases in Missouri
    I frequently ride a bicycle.  I also handle bicycle injury cases in Missouri (and recently settled a broken wrist case for a cyclist for over $100,000).  Here is an interesting article from Outside Magazine that shed some light on…
  • Jul 10

    Important facts about Social Security disability for Missouri resident

    Important facts about Social Security disability for Missouri resident
    From the AFL-CIO blog.  Here are 13 important facts about Social Security disability for Missouri residents: 1. SSDI provides protection for 90% of America’s workers and their families if a life-changing disability or illness stops…
Rank this Week: 4102

San Francisco Injury Attorney Blog

San Francisco Injury Attorney Blog

Covers automobile accidents, medical malpractice and wrongful death. By Callaway & Wolf.

http://www.sanfranciscoinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Jul 25

    Recent Pedestrian Accidents in Sunset District

    Recent Pedestrian Accidents in Sunset District
    Previously on this blog, we have discussed the almost epidemic nature of pedestrian accidents throughout San Francisco. The year 2013 was the deadliest year for pedestrians in the area in a long time, and Bay area police made a public…
  • Jul 12

    Driverless Cars May Pose New Personal Injury Issue

    Driverless Cars May Pose New Personal Injury Issue
    Americans have been dealing with personal injury cases resulting from auto accidents for decades. New technology such as airbags and lane departure systems work to protect drivers from harm, but also have raised new liability issues in car…
  • May 11

    San Francisco's Pedestrian Safety Initiative

    San Francisco's Pedestrian Safety Initiative
    Even those of us who drive, take transit, or bike practically everywhere we go end up as pedestrians a good deal of the time. When we are on foot we are particularly vulnerable to injuries in the event of an accident. Pedestrian injuries are…
Rank this Week: 3508

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/
  • Jul 25

    Accidents Cause Injuries: Torn Ligaments of the Shoulder

    Accidents Cause Injuries: Torn Ligaments of the Shoulder
    New Jersey Personal Injury Lawyer Francis M. Smith, Esq. provides news and information regarding personal injury claims in NJ. His expertise comes from his 30 years of personal injury litigation practice in NJ, membership in the Multi-Million…
  • Jul 23

    Accidents Cause Injuries: Torn Ligaments of the Knee

    Accidents Cause Injuries: Torn Ligaments of the Knee
    New Jersey Personal Injury Lawyer Francis M. Smith, Esq. provides news and information regarding personal injury claims in NJ. His expertise comes from his 30 years of personal injury litigation practice in NJ, membership in the Multi-Million…
  • Jul 21

    Suing the Federal Government - the Federal Tort Claims Act and Why You Need an Attorney

    Suing the Federal Government - the Federal Tort Claims Act and Why You Need an Attorney
    New Jersey Personal Injury Lawyer Francis M. Smith, Esq. provides news and information regarding personal injury claims in NJ. His expertise comes from his 30 years of personal injury litigation practice in NJ, membership in the Multi-Million…
Rank this Week: 2409

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/
Rank this Week: 4037

Charlotte Injury Lawyers Blog

Charlotte Injury Lawyers Blog

Published by Arnold & Smith, PLLC

http://www.charlotteinjurylawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3783

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/
  • Jul 24

    Remington Rifles Recalled

    Remington Rifles Recalled
    Whether you’re a deer hunter looking forward to this autumn’s harvest or someone who enjoys indoor target shooting, if you own a Remington rifle you’ll want to check out whether it is included in the recent recall. On April…
  • Jul 11

    Think Before You Ink

    Think Before You Ink
    Statistics from the Pew Research Center compiled from a December 2013 poll show that 14% of all Americans (45 million) have at least one tattoo; 36% of adults age 18-25 have at least one tattoo; and 40% of adults 26-40 have at least one. Tats…
  • Jul 11

    Used Car Buyers,“Beware!”

    Used Car Buyers,“Beware!”
    Shopping for a used car or truck? You probably assume that the dealer will have fixed any recalled parts and that it’s safe to drive off the lot. If that’s what you think, you’re probably wrong. Already in 2014, 39.85…
Rank this Week: 2209

California Accident Attorneys Blog

California Accident Attorneys Blog

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

http://www.californiaaccidentattorneysblog.com/
  • Jul 24

    CA Prop 46 Takes Aim At Medical Malpractice Cap

    CA Prop 46 Takes Aim At Medical Malpractice Cap
    This November, California voters will get to decide whether or not the caps on damages in medical malpractice cases should be raised for the first time since they were enacted in 1975.   Along with this lift on damages, will be further…
  • Jun 16

    Former “That 70′s Show” Star’s Overdose at CA Rehab Spawns Wrongful Death Lawsuit

    Former “That 70′s Show” Star’s Overdose at CA Rehab Spawns Wrongful Death Lawsuit
    The Hollywood Reporter reports today that the death of Lisa Robin Kelly at a drug rehabilitation facility in California (“Pax House”) has spawned a wrongful death lawsuit by her former husband, Robert Gilliam.…
  • Jun 3

    Dodger Stadium Negligent Security Trial Begins in Los Angele

    Dodger Stadium Negligent Security Trial Begins in Los Angele
    The trial of Brian Stow vs. the Los Angeles Dodgers began last week in L.A.   Almost three years ago, Mr. Stow was severely beaten in the parking lot after a game between the Dodgers and the Giants.  Two assailants, Marvin Norwood…
Rank this Week: 2433