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July 17, 2015

You Should Feel Comfortable with your Personal Injury Attorney

Nobody wants to be injured in an accident, but if you find yourself in this situation it is imperative to get as much professional help as possible. This starts with your medical treatment, and may eventually end up with the assistance of a personal injury attorney. It is imperative that you are comfortable with your legal […]
July 14, 2015

Workplace Discrimination: Yes, It Happens

Some people are so happy with their job that they don’t understand why others feel differently. While many people simply don’t enjoy their job, others feel this way because they have been discriminated against. As noted by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), there are many types of workplace discrimination: Age Disability Equal pay Genetic […]
July 10, 2015

How to Report Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Have you been a victim of sexual harassment in the workplace in the past? Does this behavior continue? Rather than continue to deal with this, hoping the problem goes away, it would be in your best interest to speak up. Here are three tips to follow as you report sexual harassment in the workplace: Don’t delay. […]
July 7, 2015

Why do Motorcycle Accidents Happen?

You understand the importance of driving in a safe manner. You also understand the importance of wearing protective gear. Even though you are 100 percent prepared for anything that comes your way, the fear of an accident may always be in the back of your mind. As a motorcyclist, you realize that an accident can have […]
July 3, 2015

June 2015 Blog Review

We added a variety of content during the month of June, ranging from news updates to personal injury tips and advice. If you were unable to stay current for any reason, you still have time to review what you missed. Below are five of our most popular posts from June 2015: Takata Air Bag Recall Continues […]
June 30, 2015

Treatments for Traumatic Brain Injury

If a person suffers a traumatic brain injury, such as in a motor vehicle accident, it is essential to receive the appropriate treatment. This often includes treatment immediately following the accident, and more of the same well into the future. Most importantly, the injured party needs to be stabilized as soon as possible. You can read […]
June 23, 2015

Who Enforces the Americans with Disabilities Act?

Disability discrimination remains an issue in the United States. This is despite the many laws in place to prevent such activity. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is meant to prohibit discrimination against people with disabilities in employment, as well as other activities. Just because employers are aware of the ADA does not mean they will […]
June 19, 2015

Ways to Bike Safe this Summer (Part 2)

Early last month, we discussed some of the finer details associated with safe biking during the summer months. Due to the feedback received, we want to bring you additional tips for staying safe on your bike in the months to come. Here are some things to remember: Be sure your bike is a good fit. You […]
June 16, 2015

The Many Causes of a Forklift Accident

According to the National Forklift Exchange, there are approximately 1.5 million forklift truck operators in the United States. Unfortunately, there are times when drivers are involved in an accident. While not always the case, this can cause serious injury or even death. Forklift drivers, as well as those working in close proximity, must understand the dangers […]
June 12, 2015

Mesothelioma: From Diagnosis to Treatment to Lawsuit

Every year in the United States, there are approximately 3,000 new cases of mesothelioma. While this is a rare form of cancer, it is also one that is extremely dangerous. If there is any reason to believe you have mesothelioma, it is best to consult with your medical team without delay. They can schedule the appropriate […]
June 10, 2015

Dog Bite Injuries: What’s Covered?

Dogs are among the friendliest pets in the world. Unfortunately, even the most well behaved dog can cause injury to an innocent person. If you are the victim of an injury caused by a dog, the first thing you should do is seek medical attention. This will ensure that you are in the hands of a […]
June 5, 2015

Takata Air Bag Recall Continues to Cause Trouble

The Takata air bag recall continues to grow, causing trouble for automakers and consumers from one side of the world to the next. It was recently reported that a minimum of 400,000 vehicles already repaired under an initial recall will require another recall. This was due to the use of a potentially defective propellant wafer in […]
June 1, 2017

Gasoline Tanker in Six-Vehicle Crash

Disaster was narrowly averted during the morning commute last Tuesday when a tanker truck carrying 11,000 gallons of gasoline struck several cars on a ramp at the Braintree Split. One woman was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries, but no one else was injured. The ramp from exit eighteen on Route 93 South connecting […]
May 19, 2017

Toll in Auction Crash up to Five

The death toll has risen again in a tragic eastern Massachusetts auto auction crash. A fifth victim succumbed to his injuries on Saturday, more than a week after the incident at the Lynnway Auto Auction in Billerica on May 3. Two victims died at the scene and another at a local hospital shortly after the crash. […]
May 5, 2017

Cyclist Fatally Injured in Back Bay Hit-and-Run

As we’re posting this, Boston Police are still asking for help finding the driver of a car that hit a bicyclist early Sunday morning and then fled the scene. The cyclist, a man in his thirties, was travelling east on Commonwealth Avenue near Clarendon Street with another cyclist around 3:20 a.m. when he was clipped by […]
April 21, 2017

Electrocution Claims Bay State Worker

A Massachusetts worker died in a fatal electrocution accident in Salem last month when the aerial lift he was using came into contact with electrical wires. He had been working on a painting job at a fire station at the time, and it remains unclear whether there was any violation of safety standards. An investigation is […]
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