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1812, 2017

Claiming wrongful death in a car accident | Attorney Javier Marcos

2017-12-18T22:07:10+00:00December 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|

According to the NHTSA, more than 35,000 people are killed in motor accidents in the United States on an annual basis. Driving will always be a dangerous activity and it is actually more dangerous to get behind the wheel than on a motorcycle or even to take a boat ride down a raging river. It [...]

1506, 2017

Understanding dog bite claims | Attorney Javier Marcos

2017-11-08T16:08:52+00:00June 15th, 2017|Articles, Uncategorized|

Did you know that on average, 350,000 dog bite claims victims are treated for serious injuries in the United States? More than 40% of those are small children who are less than 14 years of age. They cannot protect themselves against overexcited dogs and this is one of the reasons why dog leash laws are set in [...]

906, 2017

How long it takes to recuperate from a slip and fall injury?

2017-06-09T21:01:44+00:00June 9th, 2017|Articles, Uncategorized|

It can happen to you. At some point in your life chances are high that you will have a slip and fall injury and suffer from injuries if you fall at an odd angle. These incidents can happen anywhere and at anytime and the fault might not be your own. According to premise liability laws, [...]

303, 2017

Who is to blame if you slip and sustain injuries in a grocery store?

2017-03-07T12:11:43+00:00March 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

When you are shopping in a grocery store and have little time on your hands, the last thing on your mind is getting injured. Unfortunately, you are liable to get injured rushing around like especially if you fail to see a spill in your path. If the floor has been washed recently and there is [...]

1212, 2016

How social media can hurt your personal injury case

2017-03-07T12:11:45+00:00December 12th, 2016|Articles, personal injury case, Uncategorized|

You might think that social media is on your side if you suffer, but sharing what you go through can backfire especially if you have an ongoing personal injury case. Your Facebook account might connect you with family and friends who you would love to share details with, but that is what can make you [...]

1111, 2016

Types of accidents at work and their legal ramifications

2017-03-07T12:11:45+00:00November 11th, 2016|accident at work, Articles, Uncategorized|

Almost all injuries caused by an accident at work can be compensated by the injured employee’s employer. These include conditions that can develop overtime due to negligence of the employer or poor working conditions such as heart disease, lung disease, hearing and vision loss etc. Psychological and emotional conditions can also be attributed to certain [...]

2010, 2016

What to do in case of maritime injuries

2017-03-07T12:11:45+00:00October 20th, 2016|Articles, maritime, Uncategorized|

As the name implies a maritime injury refer to injuries that maritime workers might incur on the job. These can occur in a number circumstances in a commercial or a non-commercial situation and which determine whether victims need to get a maritime lawyer or a personal injury attorney. There are basically two types of workers [...]