“Fatal Four” Construction Accident Causes

The following is a list of Construction’s “Fatal Four” accident causes as provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Out of 4,114* worker fatalities in private industry in calendar year 2011, 721 or 17.5% were in construction. The leading causes of worker deaths on construction sites were falls, followed by electrocution, struck by object, […]

Construction Law, Personal Injury, wrongful death

Dangers of Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycles are less stable and less visible than cars and often have high performance capabilities. When motorcycles crash, their riders lack the protection of an enclosed vehicle, so they’re more likely to be injured or killed. The federal government estimates that per mile traveled in 2010, the number of deaths on motorcycles was about 30 […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, 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