In 2016, 3,390 people were killed in fires in the U.S., including 2,800 deaths that involved residential structure fires, according to the American Burn Association (ABA).
Although some fires are accidental, many structure fires are caused by negligence,… Read More
Morenci, AZ: Three third-grade students from Metcalf Elementary were physically assaulted by their teacher, Mrs. Lundeen, on December 14, 2017. Two male students had their heads ‘slammed’ into their desk; one student has visible bruises and a raised… Read More
To file a claim for an accident caused by another’s negligence, you will need to provide evidence that shows the other party is responsible for causing your injuries.
When building a case to support your claim, it is important to gather as much evidence… Read More
In recent years, Halloween has become an event for people of all ages, not just children who go out trick-or-treating. More and more adults are dressing up and heading out to bars, parties and other Halloween-themed events. An increasing number of people… Read More
While true accidents do occur, more often people are injured in situations that were completely preventable. These incidents are often based on a person or corporation’s decision to act without exercising caution or reasonable care to prevent causing… Read More
Football is a hard-contact sport that poses a high risk to players, making concussions an all too common injury.
A concussion is a traumatic brain injury (TBI) that can lead to life-altering complications if it is not immediately cared for. This condition… Read More
Dogs are a popular addition to many households and are often viewed as loyal and trusting animals. However, approximately 4.5 million dog bites occur each year in the U.S. with the majority of victims being small children between the ages of five and… Read More
Loss of consortium is a claim for damages suffered by the spouse or close family members of a person who was severely injured or killed in an accident caused by another’s negligence.
Generally, this type of compensation is meant to address the loss of… Read More
Recovering from an injury caused by another’s negligence can be difficult for a victim and his or her loved ones.
Serious injuries often amount to large financial losses in the form of medical bills, lost wages and other expenses. For this reason, hiring… Read More
A statute of limitations is a time limit used by courts to determine when a person can bring a civil claim. If you miss this important deadline, your claim will likely be dismissed.
This guide will inform you of the statutes of limitations that apply… Read More