Being the victim of an accident that has left you seriously injured can cause you significant losses, financial and otherwise. You may not be able to return to your usual routine for a while and unforeseen financial pressures may become overwhelming. Fortunately, you can file a personal injury claim against the liable party for compensation… Read More
How to Protect Yourself From Hit and Run Accidents
Across the United States, hit-and-run accidents have been on the rise over the course of the past decade. The State of Ohio, in particular, ranked tenth among states with the highest hit-and-run accidents in 2019. Because the consequences of these incidents can range from minor property damage to death, it’s important to prepare yourself in… Read More
Building a Car Accident Claim? Avoid These Common Mistakes
The moments after a serious wreck can feel like a whirlwind—especially if you’ve suffered a painful injury. Your emotions are likely running high, so it’s difficult to stay composed. However, it’s important to take a deep breath and consider your next actions carefully. Any mistakes you make at the accident scene and in the weeks… Read More
What is Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Coverage?
As drivers, car insurance gives us peace of mind that, in the event of an accident, our insurance coverage will cover the cost of vehicular damage and/or medical expenses. But what if you’re involved in an accident where the at-fault party has little to no insurance coverage? It may be frustrating to learn that, in… Read More
2022 Update to Ohio Workers’ Compensation Law
In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, the number of employees working from home has substantially increased. In fact, as many as 35 percent of employees are currently working remotely full time with another 23 percent working from home at least a few days a week. Ohio has since experienced a potentially problematic increase in… Read More
Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse in Ohio. Help Fight it with Esther’s Law
The experience of committing an aging family member to a nursing home or skilled nursing facility can be particularly worrisome. Concern over whether he or she will be properly and adequately cared for on a daily basis is common. These feelings, however, are not unfounded. Sadly, nursing home abuse and neglect is more prevalent than… Read More
GCRTA Bus Crashes-Do you need an attorney?
With the shear amount of GCRTA buses on our roadways, crashes happen often. Sometimes it’s the fault of another driver, and there are many times when it is the GCRTA Operator at fault. Yesterday on August 24, 2022, in one crash alone on Euclid Avenue in Cleveland twenty RTA bus riders were possibly injured in… Read More
Don’t Fall for These Common Misconceptions about Car Accident Claims
Car accidents are commonplace on our roads, so it’s no surprise that these wrecks have spawned more than their fair share of myths. Whether it’s on Google, at family gatherings, or over coffee with friends, you’ll hear plenty of misguided advice on how to proceed with your car wreck claim. However, don’t worry, we’re… Read More
School Bus Traffic Laws and Safety in Ohio
With schools kicking off the 2022-2023 school year in the days and weeks to come, it’s incredibly important to review school bus laws and safety tips in an effort to keep children and motorists as safe as possible. What do the bus signals mean? When a school bus has activated its yellow flashing lights,… Read More
My Pet Died Due to Another’s Negligence. What Are My Legal Options?
For many, pets are members of the family. Thus, their death can be exceptionally painful and heartbreaking–especially when it’s caused by the negligent or wrongful act of another. Thankfully, the law provides legal recourse if one’s dog or pet was negligently killed by another person. In most cases, however, what can be recovered from a… Read More