Personal Injury Articles for the Injured of NJ

FDA Approves New Test for Concussions

New NJ Insurance Policy Limits Disclosure Law

Road Safety for NJ Walkers and Bikers

Common Residual or Permanent Injuries

Sussex County NJ Fatal Car Crashes Increased in 2018

Head Injuries: National Youth Football Organization Changes Rules to Reduce Risk of Head Injuries

Increased Cell Phone Usage While Driving Creates Greater Accident Risks for Drivers

Driving Danger Increases When Daylight Savings TIme Springs Forward

Alarming Pedestrian Accidents and Deaths

When Insurance Companies Ignore Demand Letters

Winter Slip and Fall Hazards Continue into Spring Months in NJ

What is the Difference between Trip and Fall Accident and a Slip and Fall Accident?

Pre-litigation in Personal Injury Cases Explained

Personal Injury Torts and Defenses

Car Accidents and Collisions in NJ: Year End Review for 2018

New Jersey Reports on Injuries from Crashes from 2017

Rear-end Hit Collisions are Considered Negligence in NJ

Dangers of Slip and Falls During Freeze and Thaw Cycles

Slip and Fall Injuries when Rain is Followed by Falling Temperatures

Falling is Leading Cause of Most Nonfatal Injuries

Caution: Icy conditions cause falls, sprains, broken ankles

Severe Burn, Inhalation and Explosion Injuries

Injuries Caused by Negligent and Inadequate Security

Traffic Laws Help Determine Fault when Pedestrians are Struck by Motor Vehicles

Settlement Process and Timeline for NJ Car Accidents Injuries

Train Accidents

Dog Bites Leave Permanent Physical and Emotional Scars

Early Snow Wreaks Havoc for NJ Drivers

Reporting Deadlines for Car Accident Injury Cases in NJ

What are NJ's Laws Regarding Car Baby Seats?

Road Dangers for Bicyclists and Pedestrians

Car Racing Belongs on the Race Tracks - Not on Streets

Insurance Tactics to Reduce Claims for Pedestrian and Bicycle Accident Cases

Boating and Jet Ski Accidents

How is medical care for bicycle accidents’ and pedestrian accidents’ injuries covered?

How does the Claims Process Work in Pedestrian and Bicycle Accident Cases

Common School Injuries to Avoid and Mitigate

When a Child is Injured in a School Bus Accident in NJ

Is Marijuana Safer than Opioids for Pain Management?

Rising Pedestrians and Bicyclists Hit-and-run Crash Deaths Alarm Communities

What Do You Need to Report in the Emergency Room following a bicycle or pedestrian accident?

Bicycle Safety

Communication between Attorney and Client – the Bedrock of a Strong Case

Do Insurance Companies Require Medical Exams by Their Selected Doctors for Bicycle or Pedestrian Accidents?

Overcoming fears and apprehension when filing insurance claims for bicycle and pedestrian accidents

Young Drivers at Risk During 100 Deadliest Days

Do You Need to File an Accident Report when Injured in a Bicycle or Pedestrian Accident?

How Do You Pay A Lawyer To Take Your Case?

Do You Really Need to Tell Your Lawyer Everything About Your Case?

Driving Myths - Distracted Driving Risks Injuries and Lives

When Injured in a Truck Accident, Do You Need a Lawyer?

What You Need to Know About Insurance Companies When Injured in a Truck Accident

Hit By A Truck: What Are The Damages In Your Case?

How are Truck Accident Injuries’ Medical Bills Paid?

Self-Driving Car Kills Pedestrian: How Safe Are They?

Safe Drivers at Mercy of Unsafe Drivers

Medical Treatment after a Truck Accident

What legalization of marijuana in NJ might do to car accident rates

Using Uber or Lyft? Do you know who pays for the riders’ injuries in car accidents?

What Causes Semi Truck Accidents?

Understanding Federal Trucking Safety Regulations

When Injured in a Semi Truck Accident in NJ, Who is at Fault?

How to Handle Accident Follow-up Calls from Other Driver’s Insurance Company

Tips on Calling Your Insurer after an Accident with a Truck

How Insurance Companies Value Truck Accident Claims

5 Most Common Misconceptions About Motorcycle Insurance

What is Umbrella (or "Excess" ) Insurance? Is Umbrella Insurance Right for Me?

How does a personal injury attorney prepare to win a semi truck accident suit?

Alarming Semi Truck Accident Statistics

What Kind of Evidence Needs to be Preserved in Truck Accidents?

How Are Semi Truck Accidents Different from Car Accidents?

Winter Woes…Parking Lot Slip and Fall: Victim Gets $290,000 Settlement

Carfax Reports on Auto Accident Car Repairs: Loss of Car Value

Motorcycle Insurance FAQs

Motorcycle Accidents Most Common Causes

Supplemental Underinsured Motorist Coverage for Motorcyclists

Motorcyclists' Special Insurance Needs: Read This Before Riding

Can a Smartphone, Sports Band, or Smart Watch Impact Your Personal Injury Case?

How Will Self-Driving Cars Be Regulated

Motorcycle Accidents: Let Your Lawyer Be Your Guide

NJ Motorcycle Laws

SELF DRIVE Act faces Senate Vote to Approve Autonomous Vehicles' Higher Safety Standards

Does Your Motorcycle Have Adequate Insurance Coverage?

Does SnapChat Encourage Speeding by enabling Users to “Snap” their speed to friends

10 Tips to Maximize Your Recovery from a Motorcycle Accident

Important Motorcycle Safety Tips

Will Roads be Safer with Self-Driving Cars?

Motorcycle Accident Injuries: Do You Have a Case?

Truck Accidents- New Technology Offers Hope - Maybe

NJ Restricts the Use of Car Interrupt Devices

Negotiations in Personal Injury Cases - What to Expect

Motorcycle Accidents: Consult an Attorney Immediately

Can Pokemon Go be Made Safer for the Road?

Warning: Used Tires May Not be Safe

Motorcycle Accidents: 10 Tips Every Motorcyclist Should Know

Taxis and Ride-Sharing -- Who is Liable for Crashes?

How You Can Help Your Lawyer Build Your Case

How Insurance Companies Fight to Avoid Taking Responsibility for Your Injuries

The Benefits of Hiring a Lawyer

Liability Waivers and Gym Memberships

Getting Damages for Lost Income in Your Injury Settlement

Valuing the Nature and Extent of Your Injuries

The Argument for Strict Liability for Driverless Cars

Driverless Cars: Who is Responsible when a Driverless Car Crash with Human-Operated Car?

Can Health Insurance, Medicare or Medicaid Assert a Claim for My Settlement Funds?

Depositions in Personal Injury Cases

Discovery & Settlement in Personal Injury Cases

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month: It Is Our Number One Driving Risk

How are Personal Injury Settlements Reached?

The Settlement Offer: What Do I Need to Understand?

Will Driverless Car Legislation Come from the States or Federal Government?

Driverless Cars and Liability Alternatives

Driverless Cars: Who Will Be Responsible For a Crash? The Driver? The Manufacturer?

Discovery in Personal Injury Cases - The Who, What, Where, Why and When of a Lawsuit

Closing or Settlement Statements - Calculating Your Net Recovery in Personal Injury Case

Requests for Production in Personal Injury Cases

Requests for Admissions in Personal Injury Cases

The Defense's Answer to the Personal Injury Complaint

"Interrogatories" (a/k/a Written Questions) in Personal Injury Cases

The Complaint: the First Document Your Attorney Files in Court

What Steps are Involved in My Injury Case?

Following Doctor's Orders and Keep Your Case On Track

Fractures to Lower Leg Caused by Slip on Ice Settles for $290,000

Mediation in Personal Injury Cases

NHTSA National Crackdown - Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Arbitration in Personal Injury Cases

Keeping Joggers, Walkers, Pedestrians Safe

Pedestrian Safety

What is a Pre-Litigation Settlement?

Why Some Injury Cases Take Time to Develop

What to Expect When You First Contact a Lawyer About Your Injury Claim

How Does Lost Income and Loss of Earning Capacity Impact My Personal Injury Case?

How Does Pain and Suffering Factor in a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

Loss of Consortium Claims in Personal Injury Cases

The Settlement Process for a Child's Injury Claim

Common Medical Tests Used to Diagnose the Extent of Your Injuries

Prognosis for Children Diagnosed with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Favorable Resolution of Your Claim Depends on How Well We Prove Your Injuries

Resources Available to Injured Children

NHTSA: Back to School Safety Month. Walk, Bike, and Ride to School Safely!

Drowsy Drivers are a Hazard to Roads

Pokemon Go Gaming Drivers: Another Form of Dangerous Distracted Driving

Understanding Soft-tissue Injuries

How is Permanent Disability Determined?

Severe and Catastrophic Injuries

Signing a Pre-Injury Release Document on Behalf of a Child

Determining the Value of a Child's Injury Claim

Children and Dog Bites

The Wrongful Death of a Child

Can You Believe This? Textalyzer Roadside Tests To Catch People Who Text While Driving

Turn Signals Past and Present - Car Crashes Resulting from Failure to Communicate

The Legal Process for Child Injury Claims

Child Injuries: Role of Clinical Experts and Evidence

Motorcycle Crash Injuries Settled for $465,000

Snapchat's Speed Filter Contributing to Distracted Driving and Devastating Car Accident

NJ Spinal Cord Injuries

NJ Speed Deaths on Routes 80 and 287 Increase with 10 mph Speed Limit

Child Brain Injuries: Insurers' Efforts to Identify Pre-existing Conditions

Children and the Law: Proving a Child's Traumatic Brain Injury and Brain Function Impairment (TBI)

NJ Personal Injury Attorney Gives Back to the Community

Traumatic Brain Injury Symptoms in Children

Can Children Have Traumatic Brain Injury and Not Lose Consciousness?

What Parents Need to Know About Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Will My Injured Child have to go to Court?

Mother of Brain Injured Son Wins Wrongful Death Settlement from Largest Youth Football League

Dealing With the Insurance Company

Can a Government Agency be Sued for Injuries to a Child?

Who is Responsible and Liable for My Child's Injuries?

What Does the Doctrine of Parental Immunity Mean?

Can the Insurance Company Claim Parental Negligence to Avoid Paying for My Child's Injuries?

When are Children held Negligent in Injury Cases?

Do we Have a Claim for our Child's Injury?

Protecting Children from Tragic Drowning Accidents

When Dogs Bite Children

Children and Bicycle Accidents

Children and Car Accidents

Pedestrian Accidents Involving Children

How Payments from Your Own Medical Insurance or Workers Compensation Affect Your Settlement

Emotional Distress Damages in a Personal Injury Case

Tragic death of 34 Year Old Single Mother and Model Katie May - Who is Accountable?

What is Tort Law? What's a Tort Lawyer?

Compensation for Pain and Suffering: The Importance Of Receiving Appropriate Treatment

Filing a Personal Injury Lawsuit When Your Demands Go Unanswered

Who is Responsible for Your Injury?

Will You Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Will Driverless Cars Reduce Car Collisions and Serious Injuries?

Negotiating a Final Settlement With the Insurance Adjuster

Writing Your Personal Injury Demand Letter

Tips for Getting the Best Injury Claim Settlement

The Value of Your Injury Claim vs. Available Insurance

Shared Blame: Comparative and Contributory Fault for a Personal Injury

Attorney Dispute With Independent Medical Exam Report

The "Right" Medical Treatment Increases the Settlement Value of an Injury Claim

NJ's Most Dangerous Roads

Damage Caps and Other Limits on (non-economic) Personal Injury Compensation

Does the Insurance Company Use a Formula for Compensation?

Calculate Your Personal Injury Settlement

Factors that Affect the Value of Your Personal Injury Settlement

Factors Affecting Your Pain and Suffering Claim

How Does The Insurance Company Determine Pain and Suffering Damages?

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