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Who is liable if you get bit by a dog in Maryland?

Every man, woman, and child in the US have been aggressed or bitten by a dog at least once in their lifetime. Dogs are territorial beings, and you never know what they consider to be their “private territory” and how they react when you “trespass” into it. Each year more than 45 million people are bitten by dogs and go the hospital, requiring medical attention. In Maryland dog bite liability is not set in stone, and that is why... [Continue Reading]

What can you do after being hurt by a defective product?

The product liability cases involve the injured party and the liable party. In general, the responsible party is the producer or manufacturer of the defective product that harmed a person. This type of case also involves property damage caused by faulty products. In fact, the manufacturer does not have to be negligent to take responsibility for the losses or injuries the consumer has suffered. This article will help you better understand what options... [Continue Reading]

How to fight a Maryland traffic ticket

If your case reaches the courtroom, there is no 100% sure thing. But until then, you have some options that may help you avoid the “Guilty” verdict with a traffic ticket in Maryland. The judge can find that simple questions may cast doubt on a case. In this article, you will learn what you can do to fight a traffic ticket. You can also get the help of a traffic ticket lawyer from Maryland to increase your chances of success. Take immediate... [Continue Reading]

Emergency Response Teams: Why You Need an Attorney after Your Semi Truck Accident

Because semi-trucks are generally owned by large companies and corporations, they have the financial resources to have an experienced team of lawyers and experts to quickly begin working on building a case against you - even if the semi-truck accident was not your fault.  These teams are commonly known as “Emergency Response Teams.” Because semi-truck collisions often involve very serious damages and large insurance policies, it is in... [Continue Reading]

School Zones and Pedestrian Safety during Back-to-School Season

After the usually relaxing downtime of the summer months, back-to-school season presents an increased risk of pedestrian accidents, particularly in school zones. More cars are on the roadways and more children become pedestrians in crosswalks near schools and in other areas, meaning they are increasingly exposed to drivers and therefore motor vehicle accidents. This blog post aims to explore some of the misconceptions and statistics related to... [Continue Reading]

Injury Lawyer: Why A Simple Will is Crucial?

If you lose your life intestate (meaning without leaving a proper will or a living trust) – all your assets will be split according to your state’s law. A survey done by Harris Interactive for Lawyers.com revealed that 58% of adults lack this crucial document. A lot of people don’t understand the necessity of a will Forbes.com also pointed out that in some cases, married couples with kids tend to write “I love you” wills... [Continue Reading]

The Dangers of Electrocution – What to do when injured

Getting shocked by any type of current can be unnerving. Indifferent of the voltage or amplitude, there can be severe tissue burning even underneath the skin. And if your feet are on a conductive surface (like a wet floor), the current may go through your heart and potentially kill you. If you are not at fault for your electrocution, then you can take legal recourse. One good example would be a tiny spill of water on the supermarket floor (possibly... [Continue Reading]

What to do if you’ve had a car accident – The 8 crucial steps to assist your accident lawyer

Car accidents happen every day and can happen to anyone. Just last weekend, a teenager was involved in a car accident in which he collided with another motor vehicle. It was extremely dark outside, and because of the poor meteorological conditions (rain) at a stop, the teenager was unable to break due to aquaplaning. Luckily for him, no person was hurt, but both the cars involved in the accident took some heavy damage. It was a shocking experience for... [Continue Reading]

Car Accidents Involving Zipcar and Other Ride Sharing Services

Lots of people in the United States are beginning to hear more and more about rideshare services such as Zipcar and Car2Go, but what many are not aware of is how they are exposed to heavy financial liability if they are involved in a major car accident. The company is appealing to investors in the business world, thanks in part to the fact that members of these rideshare companies are afforded such minimal insurance coverage should they be involved in... [Continue Reading]

Car Seats: Study Says Children are At-Risk

The term “ignorance is bliss” is applicable in some instances of our everyday lives, but it certainly is not applicable when it comes to car seats and child safety. Parents in the United States, however, have apparently been mixing ignorance with children’s car seats as a new study shows that many parents are either ignoring or unaware of the child safety guidelines for car seats in motor vehicles. Car Seats Vital to Child Safety ... [Continue Reading]