Rhode Island and Massachusetts Personal Injury Law: Spinal Cord Injuries

November 21st, 2018

With your spinal cord being part of the central nervous system, injuries to this part of your body should be taken seriously. These types of personal injuries can happen from a lot of things, including car accidents and slip and fall accidents. Different Types of Spinal Cord Injuries Before knowing the different types of injuries, […]

Rhode Island Personal Injury Lawyer Practice: Electric Scooter Claims And Electric Bike Claims

November 7th, 2018

Have you noticed that massive for-profit electric scooter companies, Bird and Lime, have invaded Providence, Rhode Island lately?  Our personal injury firm is investigating and actively taking personal injury claims involving Rhode Island personal injuries from scooter use. Bird and Lime Scooters and Bikes: Backed by Big Money Across The Country And Now In Rhode […]

Attorney Mike Bottaro Lends a Helping Hand to April Vallier

July 20th, 2018

July Helping Hands – April Vallier Sometimes, the only way we are able to view the brightest stars are when they are falling from the sky. A few days ago, personal injury attorney Mike Bottaro paired up with ABC 6 to meet one of these stars, April Vallier, and her family, to give them a […]

Bike Crashes, Wrongful Death, And The Law

July 10th, 2018

Have you ever had trouble seeing a bicyclist while driving? Summertime brings with it an opportunity for cycling enthusiasts to get on the open road but can also create dangers leading to personal injury. At the Bottaro Law Firm, we have helped many unfortunate victims struck while biking in bike accidents throughout Rhode Island and […]

Rather Be Safe Than Sorry – National Safety Month

June 12th, 2018

It may be fun and exciting to live on the edge sometimes and be daring, but being safe is always the most important thing. The month of June marks National Safety Month, so the Bottaro Law Firm wants to make sure you enjoy your summer with these summer activity safety tips. Bells and Whistles Bicyclists […]

Part 2 in Our Brain Injury Awareness Series: What kinds of Brain Injuries are associated With Motor Vehicle Accidents?

April 3rd, 2017

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 2 million people annually experience Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), with 14.3% caused by traffic accidents. Using those percentages, a staggering 286,000 TBIs result from car crashes every year. Since brain injuries are many times not quickly identified after an accident, the number could actually be […]

Too Often, Bicyclists Find Massachusetts Secondary Roads Treacherous

September 6th, 2016

Dedicated Attorneys Serving Injured Bicyclists throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts As recently reported, a 59-year-old Westford man was struck and killed by an SUV as he road his bicycle near Lincoln, Massachusetts on August 17, 2016. While details of the accident were sketchy, various persons on the scene noted that the secondary road where the […]

Mike to Donate Helmets to School Kids and Volunteer at Bike Helmet Safety Day

May 18th, 2015

At the Bottaro Law Firm, we work with individuals every day who have suffered serious injuries in accidents involving cars, buses, and other vehicles. As a result, we know first-hand the damage that these collisions can cause. This is why we are so passionate about helping people avoid dangerous situations that can lead to life-changing […]

May is National Bike Month

May 4th, 2015

May is National Bike Month. As we approach the summer months, safety organizations in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and across the country use National Bike Month as an opportunity to promote awareness of safe riding practices and the dangers of bicycle accidents. Consider these statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the League […]

Rhode Island Personal Injury Attorney: Bicycling on Poorly Resurfaced Road Causes Permanent and Debilitating Injuries

July 11th, 2014

A recent $13 million dollar settlement in favor of a permanently injured bicyclist reminds us of the potential dangers of riding on poorly resurfaced roads. According to the American Association for Justice ‘s Trial Magazine, Walter Rutland, 49, was bicycling in Rochester, NY, on the shoulder of a state highway when he decelerated to the […]