Archive for the ‘Accidents’ Category

A wrongful death is defined as “a party acting carelessly, recklessly, or negligently and with a total disregard for an individual’s safety.” When these actions result in the death of an individual, it is classified as wrongful death. Although wrongful death cases are usually accidental, they can also include incidents in which the guilty party […]

Whenever we visit a doctor’s office or hospital, we expect that the medical professionals we encounter will follow standard treatment protocols. Unfortunately, not all medical professionals do, and when they fail to do so, they may be breaching the duty of care to the patient. According to a study conducted by the Physician Insurers Association […]

The normal costs associated with automobile accidents that involve only minimal damage are usually between $200 and $1000 for the driver. Minor damage usually means that there is nothing seriously wrong with the car and it is still drivable. Additionally, a minor auto crash is classified as one with no physical injuries to those involved. […]

Car crashes can potentially cost motorists large amounts of money. In order to avoid having to pay such substantial costs, many people purchase car insurance policies. However, those that do not have car insurance will usually have to pay for these costs out-of-pocket, unless it was the other driver’s fault and the other driver has […]

Slips, trips, and falls happen on a daily basis and are common types of accidents, so it’s understandable that many people don’t associate serious injuries with them since the injuries are often minor. Unfortunately, slip and fall accidents can also be severe, and they can result in lifelong and permanent injuries. In some cases, a […]