Could Sexual Harassment Be a Personal Injury Issue?

In recent weeks, the news has been saturated with stories of people in positions of power attempting to use their influence to cover up accusations of sexual harassment and assault levied against them. This has spurred a national conversation on how we can support victims and help them seek justice. Victims of sexual harassment or […]

Rand Paul Hires Personal Injury Lawyer After Attack Breaks Six Ribs

Republican U.S. Senator Rand Paul has hired a personal injury lawyer in the wake of an alleged attack by his neighbor in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The incident left him with six broken ribs. A pretrial conference for the case has been scheduled for November 30. The neighbor accused of assault, Rene Boucher, already appeared in […]

Scaffolding Collapses in Lower Manhattan, Injures Six

Six people were hurt after a scaffolding accident in Lower Manhattan on Sunday, November 19th. The incident happened just after 11:30 a.m. by the intersection of Broadway and Prince street. Wooden planks were all over the street, and FDNY firefighters were at the scene. The accident could have been much worse, the busy intersection is right next to a subway stop, and the area was packed with people out enjoying the weekend.

Common Myths Associated with Personal Injury Claims

No one expects to be involved in a personal injury lawsuit, but every year, there are many thousands of people across the country injured in accidents due to someone else’s negligence. For most of these people, it is the first time they have had to engage in legal action. As such, it is not surprising that many injury plaintiffs enter the process with misconceptions about what these claims entail.

The Statute of Limitations and More for Product Liability Claims in New York

Every state has its own set of product liability rules that allow people who have been injured by dangerous or defective products to seek damages from manufacturers. New York’s laws prohibit sellers and manufacturers from putting these types of inherently dangerous or defective products on the market. If you are hurt by a dangerous product, you must ensure you file your claim within the state’s statute of limitations if you wish to proceed.