Children and the elderly are most at risk of being killed or injured in pedestrian accidents the majority of which are caused by driver negligence. Children are particularly at risk and most accidents occur in the late afternoon as children return from school. The following are areas of compensation thatRead More →

Nursing Home Quick Facts: Reports show that nursing home abuse, including instances of nursing home negligence increased 20% from 2001-2002. There are approximately 17,000 nursing homes in the United States caring for over 1.6 million older adults. More than 30 percent of the country’s nursing homes have been cited forRead More →

Motorcycles can be fun to operate, but they are also dangerous. Injuries from motorcycle accidents can be very serious. These injuries can include broken bones, facial injuries, road scrapes and burns, brain and head injuries, spinal cord injuries, and even fatalities. On average, approximately 2,000 motorcyclists are killed and moreRead More →

A recent study found that a group of welders who had Parkinson’s disease developed symptoms approximately 15 years earlier than did other Parkinson’s patients. Manganese Fact: In a recent case involving injuries caused by welding rod fumes in Madison County , Missouri , the plaintiff won a $1,000,000 verdict. EveryoneRead More →

Dental malpractice cases can be brought against dentists, orthodontists, periodontists , and oral surgeons for any of the following reasons: Permanent or temporary injuries to the nerves of the tongue, jaw, chin and lips, including lingual nerve injury (tongue), inferior alveolar nerve damage (lips, chin and jaw); Permanent or temporaryRead More →