Some people love food shopping, and others would rather do anything else. However, regardless of your opinion on supermarkets, you most likely never consider being seriously injured in one. Unfortunately, supermarkets are riddled with potential safety hazards, and if you are unlucky, you may fall victim to one. If you have been involved in a [...]
If you live in New York City, you are most likely in an apartment. Apartments are a great way to get the best of both worlds in terms of functionality and location. Generally, people thoroughly enjoy their experience as a tenant in New York City. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. Sometimes, people are [...]
Almost everyone in New York City is exposed to some type of toxic chemical at one point or another, if not every day. A toxic tort is a legal claim for any damage caused by exposure to a harmful substance. If you have been exposed to toxic chemicals and are now suffering from their side-effects, [...]
The summer--and the Fourth of July, in particular, is the perfect time for barbecues, pool parties, and warm, late nights outside. If you are having your friends and family over for a pool party or barbecue, it is important you know the proper swimming pool rules and regulations. If you are someone who has been [...]
The Fourth of July is a special day in our nation’s history, and to celebrate, we have cookouts, pool parties and more. It is a day where we spend time with our closest friends and family, and it usually comes to a close with vibrant, colorful fireworks displays nationwide. Fireworks on the Fourth of July [...]
Every year, millions of people around the country sustain traumatic brain injuries (TBIs). Fortunately, most of these are concussions, which is a mild form of TBI. The effects of a concussion are usually temporary, but since symptoms can last for several weeks—or longer—it’s important to know how best to facilitate the healing process. According to [...]
Personal injury claims and wrongful death claims are two types of tort cases that arise when a person is injured or dies due to the negligence or intentional act of another person, company, or other entity. In strict liability cases, negligence or intent is not required to bring a personal injury or wrongful death claim. [...]
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) contribute to 30 percent of all accidental injury deaths in the United States. The Mayo Clinic reports that some of the most common causes of TBIs include: Falls; Motor vehicle accidents; Assault; Sporting accidents; and Explosive blasts. People who sustain TBIs [...]
Consumers in New York expect any items they purchase to be safe as long as the products are used according to the directions on the label. Federal regulations vary when...
The news over the past several days has been dominated by cases of police brutality all over the country. Men in Louisiana and Minnesota have died at the hands of...