Common Trip and Fall Injuries

Common Trip and Fall Injuries

Trip and fall cases are the most common premises liability claims filed in the United States, and lead to over one million emergency room visits each year. Get the facts on trip and fall injuries and how to take action against those responsible. TYPES OF TRIP AND FALL INJURIES A trip and fall injury can happen anywhere […]

The Long-Term Impact of a Knee Injury Caused by a Slip and Fall Accident

Knee Injury Caused by a Slip and Fall Accident

A home or business owner who fails to properly maintain the safety of their property can cause visitors to be severely injured, sometimes with long-term consequences. Even something as seemingly minor as not cleaning up spilled water, and not posting a “Wet Floor” sign, can lead to a serious slip and fall accident. Knee injuries are […]

Can the Use of Social Media Affect my Personal Injury Case?

Can the Use of Social Media Affect my Personal Injury Case

Using social media is part of many people’s everyday routine. The impulse to photograph, post, and tweet even the most mundane details of our lives is a behavior that has become ingrained in modern culture. If you are a regular social media user, you are probably especially inclined to share something that is out of […]

NYC Sidewalks Cause Major Injuries

NYC Sidewalks Cause Major Injuries

New York City is one of the most highly populated cities in the world, and as such, it sees heavy foot traffic. While the city life certainly has it’s upsides, the dangerous sidewalks city-goers are forced to trudge along are certainly not on the list. NYC sidewalks are constantly littered with debris, hazardous manhole covers, […]

When Should I Hire a Personal Injury Attorney?

When Should I Hire a Personal Injury Attorney

Human beings can become injured in a variety of ways, and while some of these accidents are truly unintentional, others may be caused by someone else’s carelessness. From car accidents to slip and falls to hospital errors, at some point you may find yourself wondering if you have grounds for a personal injury lawsuit, to […]

Can Social Media Affect My Personal Injury Case?

Can Social Media Affect My Personal Injury Case

More than 69% of adults now rely on social media for some form of communication, according to the Pew Research Center. As more and more people turn to these digital platforms to share personal experiences, however, their posts are having unintended consequences — especially when it comes to the law. If you’re getting ready to […]

New York’s Personal Injury Statute of Limitations

Common Slip and Fall Hazards

If you have been injured, it is important to know how long you have to take legal action. Each state has a different statute of limitations in place, which dictates how long accident victims have to file personal injury lawsuits. If legal action is not taken within the appropriate statute of limitations, the victim may […]

Personal Injury Lawsuit Timeline in New York

Slip and Fall

The Role Personal Injury Laws Play in Citizen Protection If you are subjected to harm by another, the injury itself needs to be addressed as soon as possible. Your health is always paramount, but after receiving care, it is crucial to know what legal rights you have as an injured party. The claim process can […]