Our law firm recently completed a case for a young woman who suffered a head injury as a passenger in a car crash in Amesbury, Massachusetts. The complicating factor in her case was that she had at least four (4) concussions within the last three (3) years before the collision … Read More »
Massachusetts Personal Injury Law Blog
A motorcyclist was struck on Route 125 in Bradford, MA while he was heading towards Haverhill. He was speeding, but the other car came out of a side street and never saw him. We took the time to investigate thoroughly and found a video of the crash taken by a … Read More »
Our client was a pedestrian walking to his brother’s apartment in Boston and crossing Commonwealth Avenue when he was struck by a passing car causing serious injuries and head trauma. There were no witnesses. The car hit him while he was in the roadway and then fled the scene. Fortunately, … Read More »
In Massachusetts, the DIA or Department of Industrial Accidents oversees workers’ compensation claims from Construction Accidents. OSHA, the U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational, Health and Safety Administration, has Safety and Health Regulations for Construction that specifically cover construction site safety.
Likewise, Massachusetts Code Law contains construction site safety codes in … Read More »
Car accidents happen all the time, and they oftentimes leave one or both parties with injuries that require medical attention. Medical bills are expensive. You didn’t ask to be in a car accident; you are the victim, but don’t be financially victimized too. Hire a personal injury lawyer to fight … Read More »
Winter is coming, and there will be snow and ice. In fact, if it’s anything like last year, there may be a lot of snow and ice.
Injuries due to snow and ice may be cause for damages in a premises liability case. Premises liability in Massachusetts, however, applies to … Read More »
Losing a family member is painful and when your family loses a family member because of the action or inaction of another person, the loss is compounded with anger. In addition to losing your loved one, you are facing a life without their companionship and in addition, very real monetary … Read More »
Dog bites are terrifying when they happen. They are painful and may become a major medical problem for the person bitten. If the bite is serious enough, it may require stitches. Infection is also a problem in this case. Massachusetts law, Part I, Title XX, Chapter 140, Section 155 is … Read More »
Workers’ compensation is meant to provide medical coverage and compensation for employees who were injured on the job. Each state has some form of workers’ compensation law, including Massachusetts. According to the Massachusetts Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development, every employer in the state is required to supply workers’ … Read More »
The topic of texting and driving has been discussed in this blog many times. This is because the use of hand-held devices is a serious problem among truck drivers in Massachusetts and elsewhere in the country. However, there are other types of distraction that can also affect truck drivers. People … Read More »