Blog Posts in 2018

03.26.2018
What Should I Ask My Personal Injury Lawyer?

If you have been injured at the hands of another, you are likely considering pursuing legal recourse in order to obtain the compensation you are entitled to. However, with so much on the line when it comes to getting the counsel you deserve, it can ...

03.19.2018
Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing home abuse is running rampant across a number of facilities in the United States. While we trust our elderly loved ones will be properly taken care of when they are patients in a nursing home, this, unfortunately, is not always the case. Our ...

03.12.2018
How Long Does Whiplash Last?

Whiplash is a common result of a car accident, or any other instance in which one’s head is jolted back and forth in a rapid manner. The consequence of this sudden movement is strained muscles, torn tendons and ligaments, and more. Though it is ...

03.05.2018
Don't Post About Your Injury on Social Media

Social media is such an intrinsic part of our lives, which is why many people find it difficult to keep their personal information offline. While this may lack consequences in other areas of your life, it is a big mistake to partake in social media ...

02.28.2018
Representation for Undocumented Workers on the Job

With a few exceptions, undocumented workers enjoy all of the legal rights and remedies offered to workers by both federal and New York law. If you know your rights under the New York State Labor Law, you can protect yourself in the workplace. For ...

02.21.2018
Construction Accidents & Supervisor Negligence

When working on a construction site, it is the responsibility of the supervisor to not only ensure everything is going smoothly, but that the work environment is safe for all their employees. If a supervisor fails to take the necessary precautions to ...

02.14.2018
What Do Contingency Fees Really Mean?

A contingency fee agreement is a payment arrangement which enables a plaintiff who has been injured and is seeking financial compensation to obtain legal representation even if they do not have money to pay an attorney at the start of the case. These ...

02.07.2018
Bias in Motorcycle Accidents: Why You NEED an Attorney

Motorcyclists are typically thought of as free spirits who enjoy the freedom and thrill riding a motorcycle has to offer. Unfortunately, this image is also associated with recklessness and a disregard for the rules of the road. So when it comes to ...

01.24.2018
Should I Accept the First Settlement Offer in a Personal Injury Case?

If you are involved in a personal injury case, you are likely aware most of them never make it to trial. This means most of them reach settlement in the form of the opposite side’s insurance company making an offer which you have the choice to ...

01.17.2018
Do I Really Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

When you have been injured in an accident due to no fault of your own, you are likely facing a number of unexpected expenses. In addition to the overall stress of the situation at hand, you are likely hoping the situation will resolve itself as ...

01.10.2018
What to Do After a Car Accident

The aftermath of a car accident can be nothing short of chaotic. It is often difficult to remain rational when you have just been hit by another vehicle, especially if you or anyone else has been injured. However, despite how difficult it may be, it ...

01.01.2018
Winter Weather Driving Tips

When the weather gets colder, it is inevitable we will face rain, snow, hail, and other adverse weather conditions. This makes it quite dangerous for those who are getting on the road to visit their friends and family during the holidays. With an ...