Construction sites are among the most accident-prone of any industry. Every year individuals sustain serious injuries in a multitude of ways. These accidents range from broken bones and burns to spinal and brain injuries and even death.
Every year thousands of consumers sustain serious injuries from defective products. There are three general classes of product liability.
• A flaw in the product’s design: This could be anything from a failure in engineering to bad packaging. A classic example is the failures in automobiles that result in recalls.
• A defect in manufacturing: Something went wrong in the manufacturing process — a jagged edge left on a product that leads to a serious laceration or lack of machine guarding leading to amputation.
• A failure to warn: Insufficient warnings on products may be responsible for many injuries.
Professional negligence by act or omission by a health care provider in which the treatment provided falls below the accepted standard of practice in the medical community and causes injury or death to the patient, with most cases involving medical error.
An unspoken contract exists whenever you enter another person’s property. The owner of that property is presumed to be responsible for keeping the property reasonably safe. When the owner is negligent and someone is injured, the owner may be liable for damages.
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Our attorneys understand not only the “rules of the road” and the special duties imposed on commercial and public carriers, but also the complex scientific and engineering principles necessary to unravel just how an accident occurred. This combination of common sense, diligent research and advanced knowledge gives you a powerful advantage when claiming damages.
We handle cases involving:
• Motorcycle accidents
• Semi-truck and tractor-trailer crashes
• Alcohol-related crashes
• Hit-and-run incidents
• Passenger injuries
• Driver injuries
• Bicycle accidents
• Pedestrian accidents
In all of these situations, the injuries can be extremely serious and possibly result in death.