An increasing number of hospitals in Massachusetts are handling medical injuries with CARe (Communication, Apology and Resolution), a healthy alternative to the standard medical liability system—which often proves painful for all.
The period between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day is one of the deadliest and most dangerous times on U.S. roadways due to an increase in drunk or drugged driving. Here’s what to know if you’re a victim.
When choosing a long-term care facility, you want your loved ones to be treated with the highest possible level of care. Sadly, this is not always the case.
Heartfelt thanks to everyone who supported the 1st Annual Tammy Jacobson-Landon “I Can Hear You Now” Comedy Fundraiser with their talents, time, donations and attendance.
Personal injury settlements are a complex business, and it’s rarely a good idea to try and handle them on your own. Your personal injury attorney has the experience needed to work with insurance companies and secure the best outcome possible for you
Civil litigation is a broad specialty that encompasses a wide variety of legal disputes. Here’s why you need an experienced attorney in your corner.
You’ve been injured in an accident and see a lawyer hoping to file a personal injury lawsuit. You’re surprised when the lawyer doesn’t take the case. Here are 8 reasons why that may happen.
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.