In an example of 'fighting the good fight' Marc Rosenberg has obtained a 'One Half Million ($500,000.00) Dollar' verdict on a slip and fall case which most (NON PAAJ) attorneys would not have even touched. The case involved a slip and fall at Whole Foods Market in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for a 79 year-old woman who tripped over the cement barrier (wheel stop) in a parking garage. In a case where nothing was offered until an ADR mediation (at which time only $80K was offered and rejected)—this is a case in which the rightful verdict was reached to compensate this elderly individual for their sustained injuries.
In the United States, there are an estimated 12,500 new cases of spinal cord injuries per year, and an estimated 276,000 existing cases *(NSCISC). Over half of those injuries affect people between the ages of 16 to 30, causing a lifetime of pain and complications. Because your spinal cord sends information from your brain to the rest of the body, any kind of spinal cord injury can cause paralysis, nerve damage, severe pain, movement difficulty, and even death.
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Helmet use has long been a controversial subject for bicyclists. Many feel that bicycle helmets do not offer any real protection, because of their design. But, a recently published study tells a different story. Researchers found that, when head injuries were involved, bicycle helmets reduced the risk of severe brain injury, facial fractures, and death. It also revealed some interesting details about who is more likely to wear a helmet.
How effectively can you explain UM/UIM coverage to a client who doesn’t know much about insurance? In layman’s terms, UM/UIM coverage is insurance that pays for the client’s injuries from an accident caused by the owner or operator of an uninsured or underinsured vehicle. Excess UM/UIM from a personal umbrella policy pays after the auto policy’s UM/UIM limits have been exhausted.
It’s important for a client to understand that UM/UIM coverage comes into play when an insured is involved in an accident and the person who caused it either doesn’t have any insurance or
Hitting the road and heading “over the river and through the woods to Grandmother’s house” is an annual ritual for many families, but experts caution motorists to ensure sure both their cars and their winter driving skills are properly geared up to face the elements.
No one wants to be stranded in the cold by a vehicle breakdown. Properly preparing your vehicle for winter driving is essential for the safety of all passengers and will greatly decrease the chances of your vehicle letting you down.
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Pet owners have certain duties, responsibilities, and obligations to others in the community. In the event that a dog owner or property owner where the pet is housed fails to properly keep an animal under control, they are responsible for the serious injuries caused. If you have been attacked by a dog, you may have a number of injuries, such as puncture wounds, abrasions, lacerations, fractures, tissue loss, and infections. You may also suffer anxiety as a result of this experience. If this has happened to you, there are provisions in Pennsylvania and New Jersey laws that protect victims and provide monetary compensation for injuries resulting from dog...
Product manufacturers, by law, must provide a product that is safe for its intended use. Unfortunately, some companies produce inferior and dangerous products, and allow them to be sold to the public ― resulting in various injuries. Everything from children’s toys, medical instruments, to basic household items must carry some type of warranty. When a product is defective and causes injury to the user or those around him or her, the manufacturer may be liable for the ensuing damages.
Companies have a duty to warn if a product is dangerous, and to inspect the manufacturing and design of their products. Neglecting to do so may save the company money in...
While slip and fall injuries are the most common form of serious injury sustained at work, many other workplace injuries can be related to employer negligence and be a cause for legal action. In restaurants, cutting and slicing injuries are common — especially when safety concerns are put secondary to preparation speed. Offices and storerooms can become inundated with boxes that cause walkways to become hazardous. Retail stores may require employees to remove heavy boxes from shelving areas, with a high risk for falling object dangers.
No matter your workplace, there are no doubt policies in place to ensure that these safety conc...