Seniors can easily be subjected to physical, mental, emotional or financial abuse that puts them in harm's way.
Have you read about the two trains in Connecticut that collided and injured about 60 people?
The death of a loved one is never an easy thing to deal with, especially when you know that the death could have been avoided.
If you drive a Subaru, I suggest you read the following news:
Today, most homes have a pet that brings us joy, unconditional love and years of companionship.
Sooner or later most people will need a law firm for some reason. No matter how big or small your case is the prospect of choosing an attorney is almost always overwhelming and a bit stressful.
The use of nursing homes to care for our loved ones has grown significantly over the years. More than two million Americans live in a nursing home or long-term care facility.
When you have suffered an injury that was no fault of your own, it can be challenging to handle the stress of looking for a successful personal injury attorney.
Have you been injured in an automobile accident because of the negligent actions of another person?
When a loved one dies unexpectedly, survivors have not had time to prepare themselves for the shock and grief. When that death was caused by the negligent actions of another, survivors need answers. For more than 25 years, the lawyers at the California law firm of Peach & Weathers have been helping those left behind after a wrongful death. We provide a free initial consultation so that people can learn about their rights and options.
Most employers today are required to have workers' compensation to cover the costs of medical bills and benefits to employees who are injured on the job.
Every year in the United States thousands of innocent consumers die and millions are injured due to various defective and dangerous products.
Personal safety and injury prevention are essential ingredients to a healthy lifestyle.
Thousands of innocent consumers die and millions are injured every year in the United States due to various defective and dangerous products. These products have design and/or manufacturing defects or inadequate warning labels that can cause victims to suffer short or long-term injuries.
When a consumer purchases a product, whether it is a household product, a hair dryer, a toy for his or her child, or an automobile, they should be able to trust that the product is safe when used as designed.
The week did not end well for motorists who drive on Highway 38.
We all know that texting while driving is illegal.
Construction work is considered one of the most dangerous jobs by the Department of Labor - based on statistics of injuries and fatalities.
The parents of a disabled man have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the California State University police department and university for the death of their son. Their son was killed in December after three separate encounters with university police. During the third and final encounter the disabled man was shot five times for what the police described as aggressive behavior. The suit claims the officers violated the Americans with Disabilities Act as the university was notified prior to their son's attendance of his mental health issues. Their son was registered as a disabled student. The suit, which also calls into question the officer's training, is asking for unspecified damages.
Pedestrian accidents accounted to 13 percent of all motor vehicle accident deaths in the United States. In 2010, 4,280 pedestrians were killed, according to the Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) of the U.S. Department of Transportation. Eighteen percent of total pedestrian fatalities that occurred during the said year happened in hit-and-run crashes, with 785.