What Is the Statute of Limitations on Filing a Claim After a Traumatic Brain Injury?

In Massachusetts, the statute of limitations for personal injury claims is firmly established under Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 260, Section 2A. This section sets a standard three-year statute of limitation on filing in most instances of personal injury. What this means is that if you suffer an injury, whether a traumatic brain injury (TBI), slip-and-fall, […]

Can Concussions Cause Permanent Damage?

Fans of sports will undoubtedly be aware of concussions and the effects they can have. Many of our favorite athletes have suffered from concussions at some point in their careers, especially if they take part in contact sports such as ice hockey, football, or even motorsports. Concussions can have a wide variety of short-term symptoms […]

The Hidden Dangers of Space Heaters

Many homes in the United States use central heating to keep warm in the winter months. Central heating is an effective, safe way to maintain warm temperatures throughout a home, despite the frosty conditions outside. However, many people still use space heaters to keep warm, either in small rooms, such as bedrooms or if their […]

Winter Sports and Spinal Cord Injuries: The Major Impact on the Body

Winter sports are known for being some of the most invigorating, intense, and enjoyable activities to which people participate. They are also, however, extremely dangerous.  According to data collected by the Mayo Clinic, winter sports account for around nine percent of all spinal cord injuries suffered in the United States each year. That’s a significant […]

How Expert Witnesses Can Help Your Significant Injuries Claim

When you are injured in an accident, the last thing you want to worry about is having a jury of your peers not believe your claims. Unfortunately, some cases can be dismissed because while the physical pain and injuries may be present, without expert understanding the jury simply doesn’t believe that they exist. In instances […]

Why Are Dog Bites So Dangerous?

Each year, well over four million people are attacked by dogs in the United States. Many of these bites result in serious injuries. Even worse, nearly half of all those bitten are children. Here’s what you need to know about why dog bites are so dangerous. Dog Bites Can Cause Permanent Injuries While the vast […]

What Is a Myocardial Contusion?

Injuries from automotive accidents can be debilitating. From broken bones to injured nerves, the long-term health ramifications from a crash can have a huge impact on the lives of those affected. But what happens when you injure your chest? In serious cases, the injuries to the chest can be far worse than merely broken ribs. […]

Why Parking Lots Are One of the Biggest Hazards in Wintertime

Most drivers will agree that driving in the winter presents more obstacles than the rest of the year. The inclement weather with its snow and ice definitely make for a more challenging drive. Those challenges are not confined to the local streets and highways, but also come into play at the local parking lot. That […]