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August 14, 2015

Proof that Disability Discrimination Remains an Issue

Earlier this month, we discussed disability discrimination and reasonable accommodation. Even in today’s world, discrimination in the workplace remains an issue. This holds true both among current employees, as well as those who are interviewing for a particular position. Here is a story, direct from the EEOC, proving that disability discrimination has yet to be eliminated. […]
August 11, 2015

When to Hire a Personal Injury Attorney Following a Car Accident

If you are involved in a car accident, it is natural to have a lot on your mind. Along with the emotional stress, you have to receive treatment for any injuries while also handling all the finer details associated with your insurance claim. There may come a time when you reach out to a personal injury […]
August 7, 2015

Disability Discrimination and Reasonable Accommodation

Despite the fact that most employers are familiar with employment laws, including those opposing discrimination, trouble still comes to the forefront from time to time. Discrimination in the workplace remains an issue that can impact any worker in any state. It is not against the law for your boss to act in an unfriendly, rude manner. […]
August 4, 2015

July 2015 Blog Review

As back to school season closes in, we continue to update our blog with news articles, advice, tips, and much more. If you were too busy in July to stay current with our blog, don’t hesitate to check out what you missed. Here are five of the most popular posts from July 2015: Why do Motorcycle […]
July 31, 2015

Summer Road Trip Driving Tips

Are you getting ready to embark on a summer road trip? It doesn’t matter if you are traveling alone or with friends and/or family, safety always comes first. As much fun as you are sure to have, you never want to overlook the steps you can take to increase your overall level of safety. These three […]
July 28, 2015

Recent Motor Vehicle Accidents in the Boston Area

Motor vehicle accidents are common in and around the Boston area. While most accidents are fender benders, causing nothing more than damage to the vehicles involved, others are much more serious. These types of accidents can cause serious injury and even death. Here are several motor vehicle accident stories from the past few weeks: I-93 Crash […]
July 21, 2015

Common Types of Pedestrian Accidents

There are many types of pedestrian accidents, with each one having the chance to cause serious injury or death. Some of the most common include: A pedestrian is struck by a vehicle that is turning at an intersection. A pedestrian is struck by a vehicle that is moving in reverse. A pedestrian is struck while crossing […]
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 […]
August 13, 2012

Another Update from the Roadways of Boston, MA

Day in and day out, there are accidents on the roadways in and around Boston, MA. It is a shame to think that many of these accidents result in death or serious injury. Some of these accidents are caused by the negligence of another, typically somebody operating a motor vehicle. In this case, a personal injury […]
August 6, 2012

More Car Recalls – Is it Possible?

This summer, it seems as if a new car recall is released everyday. While it is good that car manufacturers are upfront in letting owners know about potentially dangerous problems, it makes you wonder if quality control standards are sliding. Over the past few days, there have been several car recall stories to hit the news […]
August 2, 2012

Even when Cautious the Roads are Dangerous

No matter how cautious you are when driving, you never know when another driver will make a mistake. Fortunately, most accidents are minor fender benders in which those involved walk away unscathed. At the same time, there are many accidents that result in serious injury and even death. To get a better idea of just how […]
July 23, 2012

Boston Auto Accident Stats and Information

Regardless of your state, if you have a driver’s license you must do whatever it takes to stay as safe as possible on the road. While some areas are known to be safer than others, you are always at risk of an accident when you get behind the wheel of your vehicle. Here are three recent […]
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