Personal Injury

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Do I Need a Bergen County Personal Injury Attorney?

An accident can happen in the blink of an eye; no matter how careful you are, other people’s actions or negligence can cause injuries that can leave you suffering the consequences for months, years or even for a lifetime. If you or someone close to you was injured in an auto accident, a slip-and-fall accident, [...]

By |September 14th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Do I Need a Bergen County Personal Injury Attorney?

Slip and Fall Lawyer: Bergen County Guide

Life comes at you fast. Too fast at times. Work, play, family and social media all combine to force us to multi-task daily (whether we like it or not). Unfortunately, today's pace of life can distract us from even the simplest tasks. Even something as mundane as walking down the street can become more perilous. And [...]

By |June 1st, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Slip and Fall Lawyer: Bergen County Guide

Hiring a Bergen County Slip and Fall Attorney

Accidents happen and they happen to everyone. Have truer words ever been spoken? Of course some accidents are minor, some are major and then there are those whose full severity isn't known until sometime after the fact (such as a neck or back injury suffered from a motor vehicle collision for example). Regardless of how [...]

By |March 20th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Hiring a Bergen County Slip and Fall Attorney

Slip and Fall Accidents: Hiring a Bergen County Lawyer

We all know that stuff happens and not all of it good. Unfortunately you don't always see it coming. Slip and fall accidents are a perfect example of this. No one wakes up in the morning planning to slip on the neighbor's icy sidewalk or the wet floor of a grocery store aisle. Yet it [...]

By |March 17th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Slip and Fall Accidents: Hiring a Bergen County Lawyer

Slip, Trip and Fall Cases in Bergen County

Although not everyone agrees on whether climate change is real or not, there is something people living in Bergen County can all agree on: Winter is most definitely real. Winter's impact on us ranges from annoyance to extreme hardship, especially when it turns very severe. When it does, even a simple task such as walking [...]

By |February 21st, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Slip, Trip and Fall Cases in Bergen County

Slip & Fall on Ice Lawsuit in Passaic County: Who’s Liable?

Winter is upon us. For many, this conjures up warm thoughts of holidays, family, winter sports. By the time mid-January comes around, however, many folks have entirely different feelings about winter altogether. And we know why. It's dark. It's cold. It's damp. But perhaps most significantly, it can be dangerous. With winter comes snow and [...]

By |February 21st, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Slip & Fall on Ice Lawsuit in Passaic County: Who’s Liable?

Should You Hire an Attorney if You Fall from a Ladder in Passaic County and are Injured?

Accidents happen. We all know this because we have all, at one time or another, experienced this reality firsthand. Probably more than once too. The likelihood and severity of accidents are influenced by many factors, of course. Certain jobs, certain locations, certain activities are more prone to accidents than others. And there are also certain [...]

By |December 23rd, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Should You Hire an Attorney if You Fall from a Ladder in Passaic County and are Injured?

Fall from Scaffold Injury: Understanding Liability

The workplace is often a dangerous place, especially if it's a construction site or other location where workers are required to use ladders or scaffolding in order to perform their jobs. If you are injured in a fall from scaffold accident, you may incur medical expenses and be unable to work for a period of [...]

By |December 21st, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Fall from Scaffold Injury: Understanding Liability

Slip & Fall in a Store in Passaic County? Here’s Your Next Step

Stuff happens. It might be good. It might be not-so-good. And sometimes it's just plain awful. Let's look at a plausible example: You're at your local grocery store, hustling down the aisles to pick up a few things for dinner on your way home. One minute you're planning the night's menu and the next thing [...]

By |December 21st, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Slip & Fall in a Store in Passaic County? Here’s Your Next Step

Personal Injury Protection Benefits in NJ: Complete Guide

As you know, it is unlawful to drive in the State of New Jersey if you are unable to present proof of automobile insurance upon demand. Beyond that straightforward requirement, auto insurance laws in New Jersey are complicated, especially the PIP law. This is why many chose to work with lawyers experienced in this legal [...]

By |July 22nd, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Personal Injury Protection Benefits in NJ: Complete Guide

Who Pays Medical Bills Under New Jersey PIP Law?

No one considers a car accident a pleasant experience. Even the most minor parking lot fender bender can cause headaches, both literally and figuratively. If you or someone you know has had the misfortune to suffer a serious injury in a car accident, you know that things can quickly go from bad to worse. A [...]

By |July 22nd, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Who Pays Medical Bills Under New Jersey PIP Law?

Uber Accident Lawsuit: Can I Sue for Injuries?

Ride sharing is a wildly popular way to get around town nowadays and there is no sign that the phenomenon will be slowing down anytime soon. Why has ridesharing become so popular? There are multiple reasons for the growth of rideshare companies such as Uber, Lyft and others. With costs like monthly payments, insurance, registration, [...]

By |July 19th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Uber Accident Lawsuit: Can I Sue for Injuries?

Uber Driver Background Checks: Know Before You Go

Buying a car can be expensive. Owning one doesn't make costs go away either, of course. Regular expenses include registration, insurance, fuel and repairs. If you don't drive often, don't like to drive or simply can't afford a car, buying one may not make financial sense for you. It's this reality that has contributed, if [...]

By |May 20th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Uber Driver Background Checks: Know Before You Go

Why Do I Need Underinsured Motorist Coverage in NJ?

If you live in New Jersey, you don't need to be told that driving here can be, to put it mildly, "challenging". The fact that this state has the highest population density in America probably has something to do with that. It means we have an incredible number of cars on the road at one [...]

By |May 20th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Why Do I Need Underinsured Motorist Coverage in NJ?

Uninsured Motorist Attorney in NJ: Recovering Damages

If you live in New Jersey, you're probably aware that motor vehicle accidents are a common occurrence on our roads. Much too common, truth be told, due in large part to the fact that New Jersey has the highest population density in America. Combined with the fact that there are over 4 million vehicles registered [...]

By |May 20th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Uninsured Motorist Attorney in NJ: Recovering Damages

Do I Need an Uninsured Motorist Lawyer in Passaic County?

Motor vehicle accidents happen. In fact, they happen so often that you probably don't even give them a second thought. Not until you or a loved one becomes entangled in one, that is. Once that occurs, it's hard to think about anything else. Even if the MVA appears to be nothing more than a minor [...]

By |May 20th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Do I Need an Uninsured Motorist Lawyer in Passaic County?

PIP Benefits in NJ: What is Covered?

Unless you're writing a check to pay for it, chances are you don't spend a great deal of time thinking about your auto insurance. After all, it's not something you use daily; if you're lucky, you'll never use it at all. As some people discover, you may find yourself reliant on auto insurance even when [...]

By |May 20th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on PIP Benefits in NJ: What is Covered?

Reporting Elder Abuse in NJ

There's a saying: "Aging is inevitable, growing old is optional". Meant to point out the difference between getting older and "being old", it refers to people who, as they age, remain mobile and continue to function with minimal, if any, assistance. Unfortunately, not every senior is capable of maintaining their independence. At some point, those [...]

By |April 11th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Reporting Elder Abuse in NJ

Car Accident Lawsuit Process in NJ: Complete Overview

Almost nothing good comes from an automobile accident. Ever. If you've been in one, you know all too well how true this is. Life as you know it almost instantly ceases to exist. In most cases, the more serious the accident was, the more disruptive its impact on your daily life (and often the lives [...]

By |April 8th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Car Accident Lawsuit Process in NJ: Complete Overview

Sidewalk Slip and Fall in NJ: Who is Liable?

Living in New Jersey, you are probably all too familiar how easy it is to have a slip and fall accident. Overnight, a beautiful snow-draped landscape can turn a sidewalk into a treacherous skating rink. Of course, winter isn't the only time you can experience a sidewalk slip and fall in NJ. A sidewalk slip [...]

By |March 11th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Sidewalk Slip and Fall in NJ: Who is Liable?

Trip and Fall Accident in NJ: What Are the Damages?

There you are, taking your dog for a stroll, wandering down your favorite residential street. One moment you're minding your own business, enjoying your surroundings. The next thing you know you're stumbling head first, your arms flailing, trying unsuccessfully to keep your balance. You fail, of course, and now you're flat on your stomach with [...]

By |March 11th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Trip and Fall Accident in NJ: What Are the Damages?

Slip and Fall Accident in NJ: Who is Responsible?

In his song Beautiful Boy, John Lennon sang "Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans". As the saying goes, truer words have never been spoken. No matter how much we believe that we have control over our lives, things happen daily that prove otherwise, some of them not uncommon. For [...]

By |March 10th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Slip and Fall Accident in NJ: Who is Responsible?

Parking Lot Slip and Fall in Passaic County: Do I Have a Case?

Parking lots. You probably encounter them daily, whether it be at work, while you're out shopping or when dropping off the kids at school or whatever other activities they've managed to talk you into. Since we live in such a mobile society, it's no wonder that parking lots are all over the place. Of course, [...]

By |March 10th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Parking Lot Slip and Fall in Passaic County: Do I Have a Case?

Falling on Ice Accident in Passaic County: Who is Responsible?

New Jersey winters can be really unpleasant, exposing us to horizontal snow, windswept icy roads and 5 foot drifts. When winter strikes, even walking can become treacherous. People slip and fall, often injuring themselves. We know we should be extra careful but being cautious may not be enough. Sometimes the situation is made even more [...]

By |March 10th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Falling on Ice Accident in Passaic County: Who is Responsible?

Supermarket Injury Lawyer in Passaic County: What Are You Entitled To?

Grocery shopping isn't for everyone. Well, virtually everyone needs to do it but it doesn't mean we all like it. We're guaranteed to like it even less if we happen to get injured while shopping for the week's groceries. But it happens. Perhaps it's happened to you. If it has recently happened to you, now [...]

By |March 10th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Supermarket Injury Lawyer in Passaic County: What Are You Entitled To?

Should You Hire a Lawyer for a Slip and Fall Injury in NJ?

If you are like most people, you've slipped and fallen once or twice in your life (and probably more). In most instances, such an accident results in a sore bottom or scraped knees, maybe some abrasions on your palms, any or all of which are usually accompanied by a bruised ego. But perhaps you or [...]

By |March 10th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Should You Hire a Lawyer for a Slip and Fall Injury in NJ?

Hiring a Car Accident Lawyer in Passaic County

If you’re reading this, either you or a loved one may have recently been involved in a motor vehicle accident and are uncertain about what to do next. If the accident was minor, your insurance carrier can probably handle the matter without too much difficulty, especially if no one was injured. If, on the other [...]

By |February 9th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Hiring a Car Accident Lawyer in Passaic County

How to Find a Passaic County Car Accident Lawyer

No one wakes up in the morning and says to themselves, “Something tells me I’m going to be in an automobile accident today." But every day accidents happen to thousands of people, about half of whom had it happen to them instead of the accident being caused by them. With the exception of faulty equipment, [...]

By |February 8th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on How to Find a Passaic County Car Accident Lawyer

5 Questions to Ask a Car Accident Lawyer in Passaic County

The holiday season is, for most folks, a time of friends and family and creating warm memories. However, not all holiday memories are enjoyable, especially not if you find yourself the victim of an automobile accident. Dangerous seasons Motor vehicle accident frequency in the winter is impacted by many of the major causes of accidents, [...]

By |February 8th, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on 5 Questions to Ask a Car Accident Lawyer in Passaic County

What to Expect During the Car Accident Lawsuit Process

It's happened. You're not quite sure how, but you've been in a motor vehicle accident. You sit there for a moment, your eyes blinking rapidly, as you try to make sense of what's happening while checking if yourself and any other passengers are alright. Was anyone else hurt? How much damage was done to the [...]

By |January 1st, 2016|Personal Injury|Comments Off on What to Expect During the Car Accident Lawsuit Process

Is a Car Accident Attorney in Passaic County Worth the Cost?

Things happen. Take motor vehicle accidents, for example. There probably aren't too many people who wake up in the morning and say to themselves, "You know what, I think I'll have a car accident today." In most cases, car automobile accidents just happen. Maybe the driver who caused the accident had been speeding, or was [...]

By |October 21st, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Is a Car Accident Attorney in Passaic County Worth the Cost?

Should I Hire a Car Accident Attorney in Passaic County?

Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines "Accident" as: "A sudden event that is not planned or intended and that causes damage or injury." As everyone knows, accidents happen. Especially automobile accidents. Although auto accidents may not be "planned or intended," it doesn't mean they're unavoidable. If you've recently been in a minor car crash (often called a "fender [...]

By |October 20th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Should I Hire a Car Accident Attorney in Passaic County?

Do I Need a Nursing Home Abuse Attorney in NJ?

We all hope for a long and healthy life, both for ourselves and our loved ones. The unfortunate thing is that the two don't necessarily go hand in hand. If you have aging parents or grandparents, perhaps you're beginning to experience this truth first-hand. People get older and their health often begins to fail them, [...]

By |October 12th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Do I Need a Nursing Home Abuse Attorney in NJ?

6 Signs You Should Hire a Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer in NJ

We would all like to live long, healthy lives and stay active into our so-called "golden years". Whether someone experiences this outcome depends partly on the fact that some people age better than others. Those that age well can function adequately and live on their own without any assistance well into their seventies and beyond. [...]

By |October 7th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on 6 Signs You Should Hire a Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer in NJ

Should I Hire a Bus Accident Lawyer in New Jersey?

If you've been in an accident involving a motor vehicle, you know how traumatic it can be. Perhaps your car suffered damage. Maybe you and/or your loved ones were injured. The foreseeable future may be filled with car repairs, medical appointments, missed work and sleepless nights, plus insurance companies and lawyers. What if, however, the [...]

By |August 19th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Should I Hire a Bus Accident Lawyer in New Jersey?

3 Things You Should Know Before Hiring a Car Accident Attorney in NJ

John Lennon once wrote that "Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans." If you've ever been in a motor vehicle accident, you know just how true that can be. Few things in life are potentially more disruptive to your physical and emotional well-being and the regular rhythm and flow of [...]

By |May 27th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on 3 Things You Should Know Before Hiring a Car Accident Attorney in NJ

3 Reasons You Should Call an NJ Car Accident Attorney Today

It's Friday evening, you're on your way home and you're tired after a long week. The light turns green and you slowly accelerate into the intersection. Then, bam, you're hit from the side and your car is thrust sideways, finally skidding to a halt near the curb. What just happened? In this scenario, you've been [...]

By |May 27th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on 3 Reasons You Should Call an NJ Car Accident Attorney Today

Is a Car Accident Attorney in NJ Worth the Cost?

"Do I really need a lawyer?" People often ask this question when faced with a situation that might lead to a legal problem. If you're like most people, you would like to believe (hope?) that you don't need to hire a lawyer to handle a relatively simple matter. Take, for example, a minor motor vehicle [...]

By |May 27th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Is a Car Accident Attorney in NJ Worth the Cost?

5 Signs It’s Time to Hire a Car Accident Attorney in NJ

No one wakes up in the morning and says: "I think I'm going to get into a car accident today." Yet, motor vehicle accidents happen; they are accidents after all. Most are rather minor, involving perhaps a fender bender, an exchange of contact information (and probably some cross words) and then everyone involved gets on [...]

By |May 27th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on 5 Signs It’s Time to Hire a Car Accident Attorney in NJ

4 Steps to Hiring a Car Accident Attorney in NJ

The screech of brakes. That moment of silence when the entire world seems to stop. Then the dull, sickening crash of metal and the sound of breaking glass. People who've been involved in an automobile accident usually remember these things. It's a terrible thing to experience, even if you don't suffer injury or significant damage [...]

By |May 27th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on 4 Steps to Hiring a Car Accident Attorney in NJ

5 Questions Our Car Accident Attorneys in NJ Get Asked All The Time

A car accident attorney in NJ is one person you definitely need to see if you've had a motor vehicle accident (MVA). Such a lawyer has the expertise to handle your MVA matter. He or she possesses the training and experience to handle something as simple as a fender bender and as complex as a [...]

By |May 27th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on 5 Questions Our Car Accident Attorneys in NJ Get Asked All The Time

Hiring a Car Accident Attorney in NJ: Process & Fees

Experiencing a car accident is a traumatic ordeal and, in many ways, the hard part is just beginning after the initial impact. Your injuries may require immediate care, as well as ongoing treatment to get you back to health. Some of the more severe cases could leave you unable to work. Your entire household can [...]

By |February 4th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Hiring a Car Accident Attorney in NJ: Process & Fees

When to Hire a Car Accident Attorney in NJ

There’s a significant amount of chaos after you’ve been injured in a car accident and the confusion often lasts long beyond the initial impact. You may need immediate treatment at a hospital or ER, as well as ongoing care to bring you back to health. If your injuries are severe, you may not be able [...]

By |February 4th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on When to Hire a Car Accident Attorney in NJ

Car Accident Attorney Fees in NJ

When you’ve been injured in a car accident, you might be feeling overwhelmed with all the medical and legal considerations. Not only may you have urgent, ongoing and long-term care needs, but you might also be out of work due to your injuries. Lost income at a time when your medical bills are piling up [...]

By |February 4th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Car Accident Attorney Fees in NJ

Car Accident Attorney in NJ: Q & A

Experiencing a car accident is an ordeal that’s both traumatic and overwhelming, especially if you’ve suffered injuries as a result of the collision. The initial medical treatment you seek is just the beginning. You may need ongoing care and long-term therapy to recover. If your injuries are severe enough to prevent you from working, you [...]

By |February 4th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Car Accident Attorney in NJ: Q & A

How to Find the Best Car Accident Attorney in NJ

Whether you’re the driver or a passenger, suffering injuries as a result of a car accident is a devastating experience. The crash can impact many aspects of your life. You’ll likely seek treatment at the scene or shortly thereafter, but there are other medical concerns like ongoing care, physical therapy or even surgery. Severe injuries [...]

By |February 4th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on How to Find the Best Car Accident Attorney in NJ

Why You Need a Car Accident Attorney in NJ

You’ll likely face a whirlwind of suffering and confusion when you’ve sustained injuries as a result of a car accident. From the initial treatment to ongoing and long-term care, many aspects of your life are impacted by the incident. If your injuries are severe, you may be out of work for some time. Losing your [...]

By |February 4th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Why You Need a Car Accident Attorney in NJ

Hiring a Truck Accident Attorney in Passaic County: Online Checklist

If you’ve been involved in a truck accident, the initial impact and injuries are just the beginning of an ordeal that can change your life. In addition to the physical pain, you’ll likely have to seek medical treatment and undergo ongoing care for your injuries. Plus, even as medical and other household bills are piling [...]

By |January 7th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Hiring a Truck Accident Attorney in Passaic County: Online Checklist

Wrongful Death in Nursing Homes: Was There Abuse or Neglect?

Losing a loved one is always difficult, but the ordeal is even more traumatic when the person’s death took place in the nursing home under circumstances that indicate abuse or neglect. Unfortunately, wrongful death in Passaic County nursing homes takes place more often than it should and this misconduct is inexcusable. The surviving family members [...]

By |January 7th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Wrongful Death in Nursing Homes: Was There Abuse or Neglect?

Truck Accident Lawyers in Passaic County: Step-by-Step Guide

There’s always going to be chaos after you’ve been in a truck accident, which makes it very difficult to determine what you need to do to make things right again. Seeking any necessary medical treatment is, of course, of utmost importance. However, there are other tasks that you need to address to make sure you [...]

By |January 7th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Truck Accident Lawyers in Passaic County: Step-by-Step Guide