Danvers MA Pedestrian Struck

A 32-year-old Danvers woman was seriously injured when a vehicle struck her on Thursday morning. The crash occurred on Maple Street, in an area that is also Route 62, near the intersection with Burley Avenue at the foot of Lindall Hill at 7:30 a.m. No charges have been filed in connection with the crash. It […]

Car Accidents, Personal Injury

Lynn Twins Struck by Hummer

Pedestrians struck crossing the street. Police said 21-year-old twin brothers were in critical condition on Wednesday at Massachusetts General Hospital after being struck by a Hummer in the street outside their Boston Street home Tuesday night. Riley and Dillon McManus, of 701 Boston St., were struck by a 2003 Hummer driven by Angela Okenkwo, 36, […]

Car Accidents, Personal Injury

Injuries from rear end collision – 3D annimation

injuries from rear end collision – 3D annimation

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Trucking Accidents, Uncategorized

Massachusetts Accident – second fatal wrong-way collision in one week

Massachusetts State Police are continuing to investigate a fatal wrong-way crash that claimed two lives on the Massachusetts Turnpike Friday night. This investigation comes on the heels of yet another fatal wrong-way crash in Boston Sunday morning.  The Boston crash, which involved three vehicles, was reported about 5:35 a.m. on the northbound side of Interstate 93, at […]

Car Accidents, Personal Injury

Long record for driver involved in deadly Whitman accident

The driver involved in Sunday’s fatal crash has a four-page driving record in Massachusetts, and just last year was required to take a driver retraining course based on that record. Richard C. Brown of 21 Milk St., Attleboro, was the driver of the Dodge Ram that struck and killed Edward W. Cordwell Jr., and seriously […]

Personal Injury

Tragic accident in Whitman MA under investigation

A tragic accident is under investigation, after a 38-year-old man was hit and killed while crossing the street in Whitman, Mass. A young girl riding her bicycle was also seriously hurt in the accident, and was rushed to the hospital. The accident happened around 2 p.m. on Sunday afternoon on Temple Street. Police say the […]

Car Accidents, Personal Injury

Pedestrian hit by truck in Taunton while crossing street has died

A 32-year-old Taunton man — who police say was hit by a truck while attempting to walk across one of the most dangerous pedestrian crossings in the city — has died Eric Morin, of 12 Coram St., was pronounced dead Thursday, according to a spokesman for Boston’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Morin was struck […]

Personal Injury, Uncategorized

Massachusetts must be accountable for the injuries and deaths it causes

Under current Massachusetts law, when someone is injured or killed as a result of the negligence of an employee of a Massachusetts Town, City, or the State, the maximum the victim or the victim’s family can recover as compensation for the injury or death is $100,000. Keep in mind – That is before deductions for […]

Personal Injury

SJC Affirms Multiple Damages Award in Insurance Bad Faith Case

Every year significant appellate rulings come down that affect tort (a civil wrong or injury) practice in Massachusetts. The Supreme Judicial Court’s recent decision in Rhodes v. AIG Domestic Claims, Inc., 461 Mass. 486 (2012), is another example. The court ruled that the sum of money (or “measure of damages”) to be doubled or trebled in an […]

Personal Injury