Negligence and strict liability are two important terms used when discussing the basis for many types of personal injury claims. Many people who get injured focus on the harm they suffered. However, proving that the harm occurred because of someone's fault is also necessary.
Robotic surgery is a technique in which the surgeon performs the surgery using a computer that remotely controls very small instruments attached to a robot. It is done under general anesthesia.
After years of denying the evidence that links repeated football concussions with long-term brain damage, the NFL is now in the hot seat. Numerous multi-district NFL lawsuits are making this powerful organization sit up and take notice.
Most people are taught at a very early age to look both ways before crossing the street.
The headlines are filled with horrific big-rig accidents every day. Many of them have resulted from fatigued or overworked drivers - some actually falling asleep behind the wheel.
Have you ever gone down an aisle in the grocery store where juice was spilled? Was it slippery or perhaps sticky? The manager of the store might not have known about it or maybe he just didn't have the time to clean it up. In any event, he has the duty to care for your safety, you the customer.
In any setting throughout our lives, we are expected to act with a certain level of caution and care for the safety of others.
Motor vehicle accidents account for approximately 17 percent of all traumatic brain injuries in the United States.
Immigration status does not affect the right to sue for injuries suffered due to the negligence of another.
An important issue commonly facing workers and individuals or families injured by others is whether immigration status affects rights to recover benefits under the California Workers Compensation Act or the right to sue in court to recover damages.
The risk of falling increases with age and is greater for women than for men.