An accident—anything from falling off a ladder, tripping on a staircase, being burned by a defective product or being hit by a car—can change your life. If you’ve suffered a serious personal injury, you know this all too well. If the accident wasn’t your fault, you need to determine
Whether you have been in a car, truck, or motorcycle accident, you should give serious thought to hiring a lawyer to assist you. With fender benders and very minor property damage, you may want to handle things on your own. But even a small crash can morph into larger
In most states, including Ohio, the statute of limitations governs the time one has to sue on a legal claim. When the statute “runs out,” the person loses their right to sue unless the claimant is eligible for an exception. “Statutes of limitations” are laws that define when a
Falls account for the most common type of injuries among construction workers and are the greatest cause of fatal construction injuries. This data comes from www.findlaw.com. The falls include falls from scaffolding, roofs, ladders, cranes and other heights. Falls account for 22% of overall accidents, the website reports. The
Many times people are in an automobile accident and the last thing they think about is getting legal help. They have no car to drive to work or to complete errands essential to family life. They may have been injured so badly that they can’t work. Without their normal
We have for the past 30 years enjoyed a special relationship with each of you. We are blessed to have such wonderful clients and friends who allowed us to review, comment, advise and litigate their legal challenges. We are concerned like each of you about everyone’s safety and well-being
People take medications to control or remedy physical or mental conditions, to alleviate pain and to prevent unpleasant symptoms. Many people don‘t realize that legal drugs—both prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) medications—can be more dangerous than street drugs, particularly when used by a person behind the wheel of a car.
Doctors generally inform their patients about the risks of procedures they are about to undergo. Most patients expect to be treated with great care and assume that these risks will be minimized. What if this doesn’t happen and you become the victim of a surgical error? Are you going