Wrongful Death

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25th Sep 2014

Wrongful death is the term used when someone causes the death of another person. The death may be caused by the actions of someone or by their failure to act (neglect). Wrongful death is a civil action rather than a … more

Traumatic Brain Injury

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Traumatic brain injury, also called TBI, occurs when the brain is injured by a sudden force, or trauma. The brain can be driven into the side of the skull by a sudden blow, or by the force of shaking or … more

Slip or Trip & Fall Accidents

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In general terms, “slip and fall” or “trip and fall” accidents refer to situations where a person is injured by slipping, or tripping, and falling due to a dangerous condition on the premises. Such falls can happen inside or outside … more

Railroad Accidents

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When a pedestrian or a motor vehicle comes into contact with a moving train the outcome is almost always tragic. These railroad accidents occur due to the negligence of the driver of the motor vehicle or pedestrian. However, sometimes the … more

Premises Liability

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When someone is injured as a result of unsafe property or building conditions, they may have a right to make a claim for their damages against the owner of the property. In some states, the landowner’s duty to protect an … more

Construction Accidents

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Each year thousands of construction workers are injured or killed in construction site accidents. Even though construction companies are typically obligated to inspect each site with safety engineers and provide safety programs, accidents still occur. Generally, an injured worker cannot … more

Boating Accidents

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Each year thousands of people are injured in boating accidents. Accidents can occur in a variety of situations ranging from ocean-going commercial and cruise line vessels to small pleasure craft on our navigable waterways. When referring to a motor vehicle … more

Animal Attacks & Dog Bites

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Few things are more frightening than being attacked by a dog. Animal attacks can leave the victim severely injured and traumatized. If the victim is a child, the injuries can be fatal. Many states have statutes which hold the owner … more

Personal Injury Law

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When someone is physically or emotionally injured, or their personal property is damaged, it is considered in law to be a “Personal Injury”. The laws covering personal injury allow the injured party to receive compensation for damages caused by someone … more

Motor Vehicle Accidents

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Every year millions of people are injured in motor vehicle accidents. Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of injury in the United States for people ages 1-34. Many vehicle manufacturers have made safety improvements to their vehicles including air … more