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March 2013

Mar
28
2013

Workplace Discrimination – Are you a Victim?

Have you been treated unfairly at your place of employment? Are you upset about this but unsure of what to do next? If so, there is one thing you should keep in mind: you have rights and there are workplace laws in place to protect these rights.
There are many types of workplace discrimination, with some [...]

Mar
26
2013

Have you been Diagnosed with Mesothelioma?

Has you or a loved one been diagnosed with Mesothelioma? This is a rare, aggressive form of asbestos related cancer that affects roughly 3,000 Americans every year. Although this type of cancer is not nearly as common as many others, it is quite dangerous and has taken thousands of lives in the past.
Unlike other types [...]

Mar
21
2013

Common Forms of Medical Malpractice

Have you been a victim of medical malpractice? How about a family member? If so, you are not the only one in this unenviable position. Every year, thousands of people in the United States are injured or die due to a medical error.
While it is easy to believe that medical malpractice lawsuits are common, this [...]

Mar
19
2013

Defective Products can Result in Serious Injury, Even Death

Most defective products don’t have the ability to cause serious injury or death to the user. That being said, this is not always the case. For instance, defective product injury can result from a power tool, car, lawnmower, toy or anything else that is sold to consumers.
Generally speaking, product defect injuries can be a direct [...]

Mar
14
2013

The Most Common Construction Site Accidents

While not always publicized, construction site accidents are quite common. From one side of the US to the next, construction projects of all sizes are taking place on a daily basis.
Despite the fact that safety standards and regulations are stricter than ever before, construction site accidents are a regular occurrence.
Generally speaking, there are six common [...]

Mar
12
2013

Nursing Home Abuse – More Common than ever

There is no excuse for nursing home abuse. No matter how you look at it, this is something that should never happen. Unfortunately, it is a problem that rears its ugly head time and time again.
From one side of the country to the next, there are thousands of nursing homes that share the same goal [...]

Mar
7
2013

Sometimes, Man’s Best Friend is Dangerous

For many years, people all over the United States have enjoyed the companionship of dogs. While dogs are often times known as “man’s best friend,” things can go wrong from time to time.
Simply put, when dogs attack people usually get hurt.
In the state of Massachusetts, there are strict liability laws against dog owners for any [...]