Over the past two decades, the number of truck accidents has increased by 20%. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), in 2002, 4,897 individuals died and 130,000 people were injured in crashes that involved a large truck. (more…)
Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice cases are complex. Clients often have extensive medical histories, and it can be an arduous task to separate and/or correlate previous injuries with current ones. In addition, electronic medical records are quickly becoming the standard which are often repetitive and voluminous. (more…)
After Hurricane Sandy did catastrophic damage up and down the East Coast in 2012, 450,000 private insurance claims were filed in New Jersey alone. Estimates of property damage, business expenses and other losses exceeded $80 billion, with estimated insured losses in the $25 billion range. Questions of causation, business interruption, water damage, reinsurance coverage, and more came to the forefront. Unfortunately, claim denials, underpayments of insurance claims, undervalued damage estimates, lowball insurance settlements, delayed payments or deceptive practices can infringe on legal rights.
Most people dislike going to the dentist, and when that dentist is negligent, it can cause patients to experience significant permanent trauma and pain. The impact of dental malpractice on a patient can seriously influence their appearance as well as their general health. (more…)
The following interview is with a board-certified Internal Medicine doctor who has been involved in the medical-legal arena for the last 15 years. He has been an actively practicing physician for the last 30 years.
The Center for Disease Control estimates that over one million Americans suffer slip, trip and/or fall injuries each year, and 20% to 30% of those people will suffer moderate to severe injuries, like fractures and head trauma. (more…)
Auto accidents are a leading cause of serious injury and death. Accident reconstruction, liability, and severity analysis experts will strengthen your case, but many times cost is a worry. Follow our straight forward referral process that allows you to calculate your cost of hiring an Expert so you can focus on the case, not the cost. (more…)
The issue of sexual assault and harassment on college campuses has been in the forefront of the news in the recent trial for the rape of a Stanford University student. High schools and middle schools face the same challenges and are often ill-equipped to deal with the allegations. (more…)