Premises Liability

Teen Attacked by Dog in Revere

REVERE, Mass.— A 14-year-old boy who climbed into a fenced-in construction area near a Revere shopping center has been taken to a hospital in critical condition after he was attacked by two guard dogs. Police say the boy and a 12-year-old companion entered a construction yard behind the Northgate Shopping Center at about 5:30 p.m. […]

Dog Bite, Negligent Security, Personal Injury, Premises Liability

Mansfield Dog Attack

Mansfield, MA A dog that had been ordered euthanized Wednesday by Mansfield selectmen after the dog bit a 6-year-old boy in January attacked a teenage girl Saturday, according to Mansfield Police. The 16-year-old girl was taken to Hasboro Children’s Hospital in Providence after she was bitten by a 3-year-old pointer-hound mix. Police did not identify […]

Dog Bite, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Uncategorized

5 Mistakes Clients Make in their Personal injury Case

Here is a short list of the five most frequent mistakes I see clients make when they have been injured and are seeking fair compensation for their injuries and losses: Not seeing a doctor if you are in pain – This seems pretty basic but all to often clients report that they are suffering with […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Negligent Security, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trucking Accidents

Recovery for Pre-Exisiting Injuries

Many people live their lives with pre-existing medical conditions such as: degenerative conditions in the back, previous broken bones that have healed, bad knees, etc. The question becomes, are you entitled to recover for damages in a personal injury accident when a pre-existing medical condition has been aggravated or exacerbated? The answer is yes. The […]

Car Accidents, Massachusetts Dram Shop Attorney, Motorcycle Accidents, Negligent Security, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trucking Accidents

Arm and wrist injuries

Well over a million people suffer arm fractures in the US each year. Most arm fractures are due to major traumatic injuries, such as falls on an outstretched arm, motor vehicle accidents, skiing accidents, assaults and child abuse. The arm contains three major bones with connections at the shoulder, elbow and wrist. The main bones […]

Massachusetts Dram Shop Attorney, Motorcycle Accidents, Negligent Security, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Uncategorized

What is Whiplash?

The term “whiplash” is used to describe a variety of neck injuries that often occur in rear-end crashes. The most common of these involve muscle strain and tearing of soft tissue which can result in, among other things, pain, stiffness, loss of range of motion and headaches. Other injuries may include nerve damage, disc damage […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trucking Accidents, Uncategorized

Negligent Security Law in Massachusetts

Negligent security law, a subset of premises liability law, is the basis on which an individual injured by another seeks to hold liable the owner or possessor of the premises on which the individual was injured, rather than the perpetrator. The injured party has legal standing because the law imposes a duty on owners and […]

Negligent Security, Personal Injury, Premises Liability