Injuries

Hoverboards: Safety Risks and Legal Claims

Injuries

Experienced Attorneys Assisting Hoverboard Injury Victims throughout MA & RI Hoverboards were one of the most popular Christmas gifts in 2015, for kids and adults. But they have come under intense scrutiny for two startling reasons: 1) potential fire hazards when charging these devices, and 2) personal injuries resulting from falls and collisions. What is…

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Misconceptions about Whiplash

Injuries

Rhode Island and Massachusetts Whiplash Injury Attorneys Whiplash is a commonly used term to describe a group of neck injuries that result from rear-end car crashes and other traumatic accidents. Like other neck and spine injuries, whiplash can range in severity from a relatively mild injury to a serious condition with long-term, life-altering complications. As…

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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

Brain Injury

What do you know about brain injury, its causes, and treatment? What is brain injury? Brain injury is a complex condition that impacts each person differently. Brain injury typically affects the neurons and nerve tracts in the brain, making it difficult or impossible for the body to carry vital messages to the brain.  The injury…

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North Kingstown Wrongful Death Lawyer: Accidental Swimming Pool Deaths

Injuries

With the start of the summer season, my Rhode Island personal injury law firm is looking into the tragic number of child deaths resulting from homeowner pool safety negligence. According to one U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission report, an average of 390 children drown in pools each year in the United States. The two main…

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Injured From Snow or Ice on a Public Roadway in Massachusetts? Prompt Notice Is Required to Pursue a Claim.

Car Accident

Massachusetts counties, cities, and towns have a duty to exercise reasonable care and diligence to keep their public roadways in “good repair and condition.” Mass. Gen. Laws. Ch. 84, Sec. 11A, 15. When snow and ice are involved, the Massachusetts legislature has chosen to protect its counties, cities and towns from personal injury claims, but…

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