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Increased Risk of Injuries on Halloween

Increased Risk of Injuries on Halloween

Injury risk increases on Halloween. Approximately 4,500 Halloween-related injuries were treated in hospital emergency rooms in 2018 alone. The most […]

What You Should Know About Slip and Fall Accident Risk

What You Should Know About Slip and Fall Accident Risk

The risk for a slip and fall accident at home, at work, or in public places is high for people […]

Understanding Comparative Negligence in a Slip and Fall Accident [infographic]

Understanding Comparative Negligence in a Slip and Fall Accident [infographic]

Comparative negligence is used to describe the share of fault attributable to each party in a slip and fall accident […]

Slip and Fall Accidents in Restaurants: Who is to blame?

Slip and Fall Accidents in Restaurants: Who is to blame?

The combination of slick floors, spilled drinks and bustling people make restaurants a common place for slip & fall accidents […]

Liability for Dog Attacks

Liability for Dog Attacks

For many people, dogs are a cherished pet and beloved member of the family. But while most dogs are gentle […]

CDC Issues Swimming Pool Safety Reminder

CDC Issues Swimming Pool Safety Reminder

Swimming is one of the most popular sports activities in the country, offering many health benefits. Unfortunately, swimming pools and […]

5 Little Known Facts about Slip and Fall Accidents

5 Little Known Facts about Slip and Fall Accidents

Slip and fall accidents are one of the quintessential personal injury claims. While many people think of the so-called “banana […]

Medication May Increase Risk of Falls for Elderly Patients

Medication May Increase Risk of Falls for Elderly Patients

Most people over 70 years of age have high blood pressure, or hypertension, which increases the risk for heart attacks […]

Slip and Falls Are the Most Common Cause of Spinal Cord Injuries

Slip and Falls Are the Most Common Cause of Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal cord injuries are on the rise, and slip and falls among seniors now top the list as the leading […]

When Is a Restaurant Liable for Injuries or Illnesses?

When Is a Restaurant Liable for Injuries or Illnesses?

Every day restaurant customers and employees are injured in restaurant accidents. Injuries happen in restaurants for a number of reasons, […]

What to Do If You Are Injured While on Vacation

What to Do If You Are Injured While on Vacation

Vacations are supposed to be a time of rest and relaxation, but accidents and injuries can and do happen while […]