Year: 2013

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Crashes involving wrong-way drivers occur more often than not, and it has said that as many as three-quarters of these accidents involve people who have been drinking and driving. This New Year’s Eve, be aware of those under the influence of any type of alcohol or drug behind the wheel;…

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A train derailment in the Bronx recently left many wondering how something so tragic could happen on a commute that had occurred many times before. With speeds in excess of 82 miles per hour in a zone that dictated 30 miles per hour on an area of the track where…

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From October to January, many struggle with maintaining or losing weight during this festive holiday season. Overeating and drinking are out of control and we jump on any bandwagon in January to combat the extra pounds we’ve accumulated during holiday indulgences. With weight-loss choices ranging from organized meetings to magic…

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In general terms, personal injury is the practice of law that allows an injured person to seek compensation for injury that has been done to them by another party, whether it be carelessness or intentional. Personal injury involves harm that occurs as a result of an accident, like a car…

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The holiday season brings about added stress to many employees, fearing a job layoff or that they won’t receive that promised Christmas bonus. Many are laid off during the holidays as companies themselves struggle to find a balance for meeting the bottom line by year-end. Added expenses and extravagant shopping…

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While winter weather may mean the start of the holiday season, along with the joy of gift giving and family gatherings comes travel on roadways. We do what we can to be with our families even if it means travelling in storms, snow and ice. Sometimes a snowstorm comes with…

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In late November, two skydivers in Arizona were killed when they collided mid-air about 200 to 300 feet above the ground. Another was seriously injured with life-threatening injuries. In all instances, the canopies were open just as they should have been. Could these collisions have been prevented? The Federal Aviation…

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Accidents of all kinds account for an enormous number of brain injuries and head trauma annually. Head injuries in any form are dangerous and potentially fatal, and fully devastating for all involved. Recovering from a brain injury could be next to impossible, as traumatic brain injuries still cause researchers and…

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