Slip and Falls on Construction Sites

 Slip and fall accidents make up most construction worker injuries, resulting in 50 percent more missed days of work than any other injury. There are many factors that can lead to a slip and fall, and the injuries caused range from minor to life threatening. If you or someone you know was injured in a slip and fall accident on the job, you may be eligible for compensation. Workplace accidents are usually caused by dangerous work site conditions. Slip and[…] Read More

Wrongful Death Lawsuits After a Car Accident

More than a million drivers, passengers, and pedestrians suffer fatal injuries every year on the nation’s roadways. Their deaths affect those dependent upon them for financial assistance or companionship. Consequently, New Jersey law allows specific parties who were close to the deceased person to file wrongful death lawsuits against the alleged at-fault party to recover damages. The damages can then be used to compensate the surviving representatives of the victim. Understanding the Basics of a Wrongful Death Crash In New[…] Read More

Pedestrian Accidents and Crosswalks

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), nearly 6,000 pedestrians were killed in traffic-related incidents in 2017. Pedestrian accidents occur in a multitude of locations, including in crosswalks. Crosswalk accidents are often caused by drivers running red lights, drivers failing to yield to pedestrians, or faulty traffic lights. Therefore, both drivers and pedestrians should stay informed on crosswalk safety precautions. When an accident occurs, pedestrians are encouraged to contact an attorney to explore legal options. Safety Tips for[…] Read More