Many hospitals refer to the summer months as the trauma season. Everyone has been cooped up in the house for months. This results in adults and children spending more time outside. With more people outside, it creates the perfect situation for someone to be injured, such as getting bit by a dog. Hospital emergency rooms have thousands of visits from patients with dog bites, especially in the summer months. Read on to find out what to do when your child is bit by a neighbor's dog.
22 March 2017
Here in the United States as well as all around the world, women place a great deal of faith and trust in the doctors that treat them during pregnancy and delivery. If you have recently given birth, been through pre-natal or birth surgery, or the like and you believe that your doctor did not treat you properly or made a major error in your care, you may be wondering what your options are for dealing with that situation.
14 March 2017
Injuries can occur during car accidents or even during work. No matter where the injury occurred, you may be eligible for legal help. Injuries can really take a toll on you and your family. In order for you to be protected it is often the best thing to look for legal help. An attorney is going to be able to represent you and your rights, and he or she could have a significant impact on the outcome of your case.
14 March 2017
If you were involved in a car accident, it's not always cut and dry. For this reason, you should know in what specific situations it's best to hire a car accident attorney for your protection. Here are four situations when it's in your best interest to hire a lawyer: There Are Serious Injuries: If any serious injuries resulted from the car accident you were involved in, then you should definitely consider getting a car accident attorney involved.
9 March 2017
If you are a welder and your employer landed a contract with the federal government to produce parts for nuclear weapon production, you will likely encounter beryllium—which can be highly toxic in your work environment. Here are several important things to be aware of regarding beryllium and how to protect your health and your rights to compensation should you get sick. The properties of beryllium make it ideal for defense weapons
23 January 2017
More and more children are getting dropped off by their parents instead of riding the school bus. This is why many schools have a designated drop-off area for vehicles driven by parents. While these areas try to stay as organized as possible, there are many hazards and dangers that can occur. If you're involved in an accident at a school drop-off zone, there may be a lot of factors to consider for a personal injury case.
19 January 2017
Were you involved in a winter car accident and found "at-fault" due to the fact that you struck the other driver, yet wonder how the heck such a safe driver like you could have made such a disastrous mistake while driving? Auto accidents typically occur in the "blink of an eye," which may leave you searching for answers about why you suddenly made an error on the road. The truth is that accidents can happen so quickly, you may not remember or even known that a vehicle malfunction was the true cause of your accident and not a temporary lapse in your safe-driving judgement.
13 January 2017
Whether you work in manufacturing, an industrial company, or public school, accidents may occur. From slips and falls to injuring yourself on a machine, workplace injuries are more common than you may realize. Although shocking for some people to learn, an estimated 2.9 million non-fatal injuries and illnesses were reported by workplaces in 2015 alone. Most of the injured workers received an evaluation by a medical professional and any necessary treatment, but they may have suffered financially, physically, and emotionally due to injury.
12 January 2017
Getting involved in a car accident can be a traumatic experience. Senses are heightened, adrenaline rushes, and there are a lot of emotional experiences that a person must deal with. As you go through this process, you want to make sure that you are protecting your personal rights while getting through the situation without any extra harm. Understanding the best way to balance your compassion and communication can make a huge difference for the compensation that you receive in a case.
5 January 2017