How to Give an Accurate but Self-Protecting Statement After an Accident has Occurred

If you are in an accident in Cleveland or Akron, the at-fault system will determine if and how much compensation you receive for the injuries and damages suffered. For some, this may seem fair. However, this may change when they must file an accident claim. In the at-fault system, insurance companies can manipulate and distort […]

Nursing Home Fall Injuries and Inaccurate Reporting: What You Need to Know

If you have decided to put your elderly loved one in a nursing home, you have certain expectations. For example, you expect the individual to receive proper care and treatment, when needed. However, there are several reasons that nursing home injuries may happen, such as falls (which is one of the most common situations). If an […]

How Pain and Suffering is Valued in a Personal Injury Claim in the State of Ohio

Have you suffered an injury due to an accident that took place because of someone else’s negligent actions? If so, you may be able to receive compensation for your damages. While the tangible damages may be clear and easy to determine the worth of, what about the intangible damages, such as pain and suffering? This […]

Understanding the Most Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents

It is well known that riding a motorcycle poses an array of serious risks, making it much more dangerous than driving a traditional passenger vehicle. To prove this, a study has shown that for the per vehicle mile traveled, people who rode a motorcycle were more likely than passenger car occupants to pass away during […]

The Impact of Poor Weather Conditions on Your Car Accident Claim

Car accident claims are often overwhelming and complex. There are several uncertainties about what may come into play and what can affect your claim. Each traffic incident is unique, and you may wonder how or if the conditions of the scene will impact your ability to recover compensation. Hiring an accident attorney to help you […]

What Options Do You Have if Your Car Accident Claim in Ohio is Denied?

Each year, car accident claim impact individuals and families through the state of Ohio. While there are hundreds of people killed, there are thousands of others who sustain serious injuries. It is the insurance companies that provide hope to those who require financial assistance with day-to-day costs and related medical costs. However, it’s important to remember […]

How to Get Help and Report Nursing Home Abuse in Ohio

It’s estimated that over one in four serious cases of nursing home abuse in Ohio are never reported to law enforcement. Some people aren’t too shocked by that statistic. However, consider this – it’s required by federal and state law that serious cases of Ohio nursing home abuse be reported to the police. The word […]

Damage Caps in Ohio and How They May Affect an Personal Injury Claim

There are several states in the U.S. that have imposed damage caps for personal injury claims. These are caps that limit the amount of compensation you can recover from the party determined to be at-fault for the accident. With these caps, there are some situations where injury victims are unable to recover the full cost […]

Are Nursing Home Residents Really Safe from Natural Disasters?

During Hurricane Irma, the entire country watched in shock as elderly residents passed away due to the heat after the storm knocked out a transformer in the AC system of a Florida nursing home. While the facility staff made phone calls for assistance, they received no response. While they called for help, the staff also […]

How Can You Report Nursing Home Abuse in the State of Ohio?

Knowing a loved one has been the victim of elder abuse is difficult and emotional for all involved. You likely selected a nursing home believing it was the best location for someone in your family to receive the care they needed. If you discover abuse in this location, it may be shocking, but you also […]