Can I Recover if I Was Partly at Fault for My Injuries?

In civil personal injury cases, there is often a question of whose conduct caused an injury. Sometimes, liability is so clear that the parties agree, or a jury decides, that one particular party is totally responsible. But in many cases, it’s not so black and white. That brings us to the question raised in this blog – can a person who is partly responsible for his or her own injuries still recover damages?

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Are Dog Bites Increasing Across the Country?

While most of us love pets, there’s a darker side to dog ownership that everyone hopes to avoid. Unfortunately, every year, dog bites and dog attacks occur across the country in the thousands, and some of them cause severe personal injury or even death. In this article, we’ll examine the trend across the country and whether or not dog bites are increasing.

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What Types of Cars Are Most Likely to Be Involved in a Deadly Accident?

When it comes to safety, some cars have better reputations than others. In this article, we’ll share some information on research concerning fatality records of a number of car models still often seen on the road.

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Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore After an Automobile or Semi-Truck Accident

Some people involved in crashes with automobiles and semi-trucks refuse medical evaluation and treatment, believing that they are just “sore,” but not otherwise injured. In this article, we’ll discuss some symptoms you should never ignore if you are involved in an accident with another automobile or a tractor-trailer truck.

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Is a Homeowner Liable for Injuries Occurring on His or Her Property?

Compared to renters, homeowners enjoy a greater degree of independence to use their property as they wish, and generally have an opportunity to grow wealth over time through their investment. However, homeownership also creates a whole new host of obligations and responsibilities - like liability if someone is injured on your property.

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How Problematic Are Aggressive Drivers on Our Roads?

If you are an experienced motor vehicle operator, chances are you've encountered your share of aggressive drivers. But exactly how big is the problem? We’ll discuss that in this article, along with legal remedies designed to protect us all.

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Did You Contract Sepsis in the Hospital?

With the help of an array of specialized equipment, skilled nurses, physicians, and other medical care providers, hospitals are responsible for saving and improving the lives of thousands of patients every day. It’s far less likely that you think of the hospital as a place to go and become sicker than you were before you entered, but it unfortunately it does happen.

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Are Mechanics at Risk from Asbestos Exposure?

There are approximately 770,000 automobile mechanics working across the United States today, and future yearly job growth is expected to be greater than 6 percent. In this article, we’ll consider whether past and present mechanics might have been exposed to asbestos.

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What Should You Bring to Your First Meeting with Your Personal Injury Attorney?

As your first meeting with your attorney approaches, it’s completely normal to feel some apprehension. After all, most people are not accustomed to dealing with the legal system. In this article, we’ll discuss how you can best prepare for your first meeting with your new lawyer and what you should bring with you to the meeting.

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Should Residents in Nursing Homes Be Allowed to Use Surveillance Cameras?

Digital cameras and the images they produce seem to have become a ubiquitous part of life. But in some cases, the use of cameras is controversial. Privacy concerns and other legal considerations can result in restrictions or prohibitions on the use of cameras. In this article, we’ll consider whether patients in nursing homes should be allowed to use surveillance cameras.

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