How Do You Prove Negligence in Slip and Fall Injury Cases?

lawyer with gavel filing a slip and fall injury claim

Every year, slip and fall injuries send more than 1 million people to the emergency room in the U.S., making them one of the most common reasons for premises liability claims nationwide. Property owners are responsible for keeping the property free from slip and trip hazards. Failure to do so is negligence and can result…

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Do I Qualify for Compensation in the Hair Relaxer Cancer Lawsuit?

harmful chemical hair relaxer products being distributed on woman's hair.

A recent National Institutes of Health study found a possible link between hair products and certain types of cancer. According to the NIH, people who used straightening products in the previous 12 months experienced higher rates of uterine cancer than those who did not. The association was stronger when comparing more frequent use of hair…

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What Is A Typical Whiplash Settlement Amount?

Person sustained whiplash injuries after a car accident.

The amount of compensation awarded for a whiplash injury depends on a variety of factors. The severity of the injury, the extent of medical treatment required, the impact of the injury on your daily life, and the jurisdiction in which the case is being heard can all have an impact.  Since settlements can vary widely,…

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