Exposure to contagious diseases while providing medical care at work is considered an injury by accident. NRS 616A.265 (2); testing and lifetime benefits for tuberculosis, hepatitis, and HIV are covered in detail for fire fighters.
On Monday, September 22, three retired FDNY Firefighters lost their battle with 9/11 related cancers all within a few hours of each other.
Fall is here. The leaves are just starting to change and we had our first rainy day in a long time. The days are still warm and inviting to riders to get out and enjoy a nice ride, but with autumn comes new hazards to motorcyclists.
Pre-sentencing investigative reports (PSIRs) for America’s one-time king of egg production, Austin (Jack) DeCoster, his son Peter, and their Quality Egg LLC business, have turned into a legal mess.
“Alabama law is clear that information upon which an expert relies must generally be introduced into evidence.” Swanstrom v. Teledyne Continental Motors, Inc., 43 So.3d 564, 579 (Ala. 2009). So, why do defense expert neuropsychologists always want a pass?
These two types of injury cases often get confused. They are different areas of law for the most part. But it’s worth knowing the differences, because if you don’t have a valid workers’ compensation claim, you might be able to pursue a personal injury lawsuit instead.
Dear Injured (or Dead) Person – Hire Me: the Shame of Being in a Profession, Where Lawyers Directly Solicit Clients.
Based upon a true story: Last week, my wife of 35 years was driving to the store and was hit by another car. The police came to my house to take me to the hospital to see her. She’s been there ever since. We don’t think she will make it.
You may have heard about the new power of attorney legislation that became the law in Pennsylvania in July. If you have executed a power of attorney or are thinking about executing a power of attorney, you may be wondering how that legislation affects you.
Everyone, especially the elderly, deserves to be treated with dignity in a safe environment. Unfortunately, too many older Americans are neglected, abused or exploited.
A legal malpractice case which arises from a medical malpractice case gone wrong is (we believe) just about the most complicated case to litigate.