The importance of taking steps for falls prevention cannot be overstressed for everyone, both to avoid injury and to avoid lawsuits. Find out how… and why.
Walkers, drivers and property owners can follow our summer tips for avoiding pedestrian accidents and understanding negligence in the event of injury.
For both residential and business properties, ongoing upkeep is essential to help avoid injuries, but there are seasonal property maintenance tasks—and risks—as well.
With warmer weather, more cyclists are heading outdoors, which means the number of bicycle accidents rises sharply as well. If, despite your best efforts, you’re in an accident while riding your bike, it’s important to understand your legal rights and what steps to take.
In light of the most recent breach of personal and health information at Baystate Health, we have filed a class action lawsuit against the institution.
You’ve made an exciting decision: It’s time for that major home or facility improvement you’ve long imagined. If you’re like many, you immediately go about the business of hiring a contractor(s)—without fully understanding laws, risks and rights. Unfortunately, that lack of awareness can easily lead to an outcome no one wants: a contractor dispute.
Personal injury cases often get a bad rap, conjuring up images of shysters faking an injury to make a quick buck. In reality, most cases are legitimately filed, and there are ethical reasons that make them essential.
Technically, you can file a personal injury claim against an insurance company by yourself. However, a personal injury lawyer can help you go up against big auto insurance companies and their team of lawyers.
Most states make dog owners liable for all dog bites, but whether you own a dog or are bitten by one, there are dog bite legalities you should know.
There are so many concerns in the immediate aftermath of an accident that it can be difficult to keep track of what you should be doing to help your legal case and what missteps might put you at risk for losing your lawsuit.
From filing important documents, to hiring legal counsel and ensuring your financial house is in order, the process of small business ownership can seem like a daunting endeavor. Yet, knowing the top legal tips for operating your own business will set you up for success.
Personal injury protection (PIP) insurance covers medical expenses and some other costs if you or your passengers are injured in an auto accident. But is it protection enough?
If you find yourself involved in a serious accident with a motorist who doesn’t carry an auto insurance policy, you could be at risk for substantial financial losses. Uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage is designed to protect against that possibility.
We’ve quickly reached the end of another year, and thought we’d take the opportunity to look back at 2018 and some of the best practices we’ve highlighted this year.