During the summer months, serious injuries continue to take place around the water. This is especially true when there are people who want to show off for others or are otherwise overconfident. It’s kind of the “Look mom, no hands” syndrome.
This appears to have happened this past weekend, when a 200-foot dive from a cliff at Copper Canyon on Lake Havasu proved deadly for a Costa Mesa, Calif., man. The
When you are filing a Columbia personal injury lawsuit or other claim after an accident, it is all
too easy to make a simple mistake that can severely jeopardize your case. Many of these mistakes are
easy to avoid, and can help your case run smoothly and without difficulty....
Six window treatment manufacturers recalled over five million blinds and shades today after three
children were strangled in attached cords. At least one expert estimates that one child dies each
month in the U.S. due to strangulation from a window cord. Our firm has represented families that
have lost children, and our hearts go out to those affected by these preventable tragedies. These
incidents illustrate important considerations common to almost all ...
The fact is that doctors, hospitals and health care professionals have made serious preventable mistakes which have cost numerous people their lives. Our hometown paper, the San Francisco Chronicle has created “Dead By Mistake” (by Phil Bronstein), a website that chronicles the common errors that regularly occur and it details the 2,000,000 deaths that have taken place during the past 10 years as a...
Successful litigation of a personal injury law suit in Stuart or the surrounding South Florida area
requires the personal injury attorney to be completely knowledgeable about the laws of the state in
which he or she practices. But as any good accident lawyer in Stuart will tell you, knowledge of
current law is not enough....
Today, a 3 year old girl was rescued after her arm was caught in a pool drain. The incident
happened at a condominium complex in Key Biscayne, Florida. Video footage shows a portion of the
pipe still attached to the child’s arm as she was placed on a stretcher and taken by helicopter to
the hospital. Unfortunately, this appears to be another example of an unsafe swimming pool. The
extent of her personal injuries are still u...
Drunk driving is a problem in California as it is all over the country. According to Mothers Against Drunk Driving, drunk drivers killed nearly 12,000 people in 2008, and they injure and maim thousands more (www.madd.org). So when a citizen tried to keep someone who had too much to drink from getting into their car, you know something peculiar is going to happen.
A recent Northern California newspaper article from...