Impact of COVID-19 on Personal Injury Cases in NJ

July 21, 2021

Though businesses and life in general are opening up lately, COVID-19 will have long-lasting effects on the courts and all the entities involved in a personal injury claim. If you’ve been harmed in a car accident, in a slip and fall in a grocery store, or in any other circumstance where some other person or


New Jersey’s Most Dangerous Intersections

July 7, 2021

Some of the most dangerous intersections in New Jersey, where the most fatal accidents occur, are found in Somerset County, Mercer County, Gloucester County, Camden County, and Burlington County According to the health protection agency, the Centers for Disease Control, vehicular accidents top the causes of death in the United States. In New Jersey, over


Qualifying for Both Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Disability in NJ

June 28, 2021

Read on to learn more about the difference between workers’ compensation and social security disability benefits and whether you can apply for both. Accidents and injuries in the workplace happen. When accidents occur at your place of work as a result of negligence or an unsafe working environment, your employer is responsible for supporting your


Class Action Lawsuit Regarding Odors from Purina Pet Food Plant Receives Objection from Two Class Plaintiffs

June 24, 2021

When a large production plant or manufacturing facility exists in close proximity to a residential community, there is ample opportunity for conflict between the corporate interests and the homeowners. Such conflicts often include noise complaints, danger to community members, including young children, noxious odors, and other emissions that threaten the physical health, quality of life,


Slip and Fall Cases and The Burden Of Proof in NJ

June 21, 2021

You are entitled to seek the professional advice of a personal injury lawyer to help you present the most compelling evidence in your slip and fall case. Collecting a sufficient amount of evidence to meet the burden of proof for a slip and fall incident may be one of the most complicated steps for this


Not All Injuries are Covered by Workers’ Compensation in NJ

June 7, 2021

New Jersey´s workers’ compensation is a “no-fault” insurance scheme that pays for medical care, salary replacement, and long-term disability benefits to employees who are injured or sick on the job. Workers’ compensation also pays death benefits to the dependents of workers who died as a result of their work. Regardless of who was to blame,


Filing a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit for Hospital-Acquired Sepsis

May 31, 2021

Learn what your rights are if you develop sepsis and whether you can file a medical malpractice lawsuit for negligence. When one goes to the hospital for a scheduled surgery, they expect to be cared for and return home healthier. For the vast majority of hospital patients, this is the hospital experience. In some rare