August Blog: Understanding a Demand Letter for a Personal Injury Case

Oct 03, 2022
Has someone else’s irresponsible behavior hurt you and caused you to sustain physical, emotional and financial damages?  You might have the right to sue. But before you march down to the courthouse to file your lawsuit, consider sending a personal injury demand letter to the defendant. Personal injury demand letters...

Can I Seek Compensation If My Meniscal Lesions Are Work-Related?

Jul 20, 2022
You work hard for every dollar you make. And in doing so, pouring everything into the job day after day, injuries may occur. In most cases, work-related injuries are the type of things that happen suddenly and unexpectedly. But that is not always true. Over time, repetitive motion can cause...

Who Is Liable for Injuries on a Hotel Premises?

Jul 15, 2022
Hotels should be a place to relax and unwind on vacation or rest peacefully during a business trip. Unfortunately, not all hotel experiences leave you refreshed and ready to return to your daily routine. If you were injured while staying at a New Jersey hotel, you could be left with...

Common Causes of on-the-Job Neck Injuries

Jun 09, 2022
Sometimes, work can be a pain in the neck. Literally! Every year, hundreds of New Jersey workers suffer from work-related neck injuries. It’s the kind of injury that could be minor, causing only a month or so of discomfort until the neck injury goes away. Or work-related neck injuries could...

Tips to Stay Awake While Driving at Night

One of the significant causes of car and truck accidents is drowsy driving or falling asleep at the wheel. It can happen to anyone, especially at night. It takes only a quick nod off—even for just one second—and you can lose control of your vehicle and swerve off the road...

Wear and Tear: Work-Related Spondylosis

Apr 18, 2022
One of the more complicated work-related injuries that a New Jersey worker can experience is the aggravation or wear and tear of a spinal condition known as spondylosis. These cases are complex because the condition of spondylosis can be caused by other things outside of the work environment. But spondylosis...

Understanding Second Injury Fund in Workers’ Compensation

The Second Injury Fund is a state-administered Fund with the ultimate goal of helping previously injured and disabled workers get back to work. It is designed to protect future employers of these disabled workers from liability for compensation related to a subsequent, new work injury.   What Does the Second...

Fatal Car Accident: What is the Average Settlement?

Apr 15, 2022
Losing a loved one in a fatal car accident is a tragedy beyond comparison. Yet, in New Jersey, hundreds of families are confronted with this very reality every year. For example, in both 2018 and 2019, there were 524 fatal car accidents. And, year to date, there have already been...

What to Expect Physically After an Auto Accident

Mar 22, 2022
No two car accidents are the same. The types of vehicles are always different, with differing weights and sizes, and designs. Each vehicle is going at a different speed, and each vehicle has different safety devices in use. Since each car or truck accident is different, the symptoms after a...