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April 18, 2014

Indoor and Outdoor Slip and Fall Accidents

Generally speaking, slip and fall accidents can be categorized into two types: Indoor accidents Outdoor accidents With each type, the chance of serious injury is very real. Indoor injuries typically occur at some sort of commercial establishment, such as a supermarket. In many cases, these involve a foreign substance, such as a liquid, that leads to […]
April 15, 2014

What are you Entitled to in a Pedestrian Accident?

It does not matter what street you are on, as a pedestrian you hope you will remain safe at all times. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. From big cities to back roads, vehicles strike pedestrians all too often. As a result, injuries and fatalities are typically the end result. Have you been injured in […]
April 11, 2014

Drive Safer by Avoiding Distractions

While technology has made the world better in many ways, it has also led to a higher number of automobile accidents across the United States. In short, any distraction, technology related or not, can improve the chance of a driver being involved in an accident. By avoiding distractions you can instantly become a safer driver. Here […]
April 8, 2014

How to Protect yourself Against Medical Malpractice

No matter who you are, when you visit a doctor you expect to be treated in the appropriate manner. After all, your medical professional knows more than you. Unfortunately, this is not always the way things work out. In fact, some people are forced to file a malpractice lawsuit as a result of their dealings with […]
April 4, 2014

A Lack of Knowledge should not Stop you

If you don’t know the first thing about personal injury law, you may wonder what your rights are should you become injured due to the negligence of a third party. In addition to learning through your own research, it is important to consider the benefits of immediately consulting with a personal injury attorney. At The Law […]
April 1, 2014

Top Posts from March 2014

Did you miss some of our updates last month? Are you hoping to catch up in the near future? During the month of March, we provided content on a variety of topics, all of which are meant to help you better understand personal injury law. Here are five posts you should read the moment you get […]
March 28, 2014

Mesothelioma: What you should do

Mesothelioma is an inoperable form of asbestos cancer that affects approximately 3,000 Americans every year. Believe it or not, the symptoms of mesothelioma can remain dormant for up to 50 years after first being exposed to asbestos. Symptoms of Mesothelioma Do you have reason to believe you have mesothelioma? Here are some of the most common […]
March 25, 2014

Personal Injury Claim: When you Need an Attorney

Sometimes, you have no choice but to hire a personal injury attorney. This may not be something you want to do, but there is no other option for one reason or the next. Despite the fact that you will pay your attorney if he or she recovers money on your behalf, it is well worth it […]
March 21, 2014

Get Medical Advice then Contact an Attorney

If you are injured in an accident, regardless of the circumstances, there is nothing more important than receiving immediate medical attention. In addition to taking the advice of your medical team following your accident, you should let them guide you as you recover from your injuries. From a car accident to a slip and fall, any […]
March 18, 2014

Trolley Derailment caused by Human Error

For many people in the Boston area, taking the trolley to and from work is a way of life. Unfortunately, a recent Green Line derailment led to injuries sustained by 10 people. According to the MBTA, this accident was a result of human error. In a statement, the MBTA added the following: “The motorperson failed to […]
March 14, 2014

Experience, Knowledge Important when Hiring an Attorney

If injured in an accident, finding a personal injury attorney may be high on your to-do list. However, there is a difference between finding just any attorney and finding one that has the experience and knowledge necessary to win your case. An experienced attorney is one who has “seen it all” in the courtroom. This person […]
March 11, 2014

Compensatory Damages in Personal Injury Cases

With a personal injury case, most damages are classified as compensatory. These damages are intended to compensate the plaintiff for any loss as a result of an accident or injury. When you have an experienced personal injury attorney on your side, you don’t have to concern yourself with the finer details of compensatory damages, such as […]
October 31, 2011

Boston, MA News Stories – October 31, 2011

With so many auto accidents in and around the Boston, Massachusetts area, it only makes sense that a small percentage of these would lead to a personal injury lawsuit. Fortunately, not every accident results in serious injury or death. Below are several news stories, related to on-road accidents, from the past few days. 1. Car Accident […]
October 24, 2011

More Auto Accidents in Boston, MA

During the past week, there were several major auto accidents in and around the Boston, MA area. Unfortunately, some of these accidents resulted in death or serious injury for those involved. As one of the largest cities in the country, Boston car accidents are a regular occurrence. Subsequently, many of these lead to personal injury lawsuits. […]
October 17, 2011

From Boston Car Accident to Personal Injury Case

There are times when a Boston car accident will lead to a personal injury lawsuit. Of course, there are times when the parties involved can work out any differences via their respective insurance companies. Below are several auto accident news stories from the past week. All of these accidents happened in the Boston, MA area. While […]
October 10, 2011

Boston Car, Scooter Accidents

If you live in Boston, Massachusetts you are well aware of just how busy the city can be. From cars to motorcycles to scooters, the roads are full of traffic on a daily basis. Unfortunately, this leads to regular accidents. To go along with this, many accidents lead to injuries and/or death. Thanks to the many […]
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