Category Archive: Personal Injury

Many personal injuries can lead to significant medical expenses and financial burdens, as well as intangible losses too. Fortunately, the victims of others' negligence are able to recover damages through a civil action. If you have been injured in an auto or aviation accident, due to a defective pharmaceutical, or in any other negligence-based accident, the attorneys at Napoli Shkolnik, PLCC are prepared to advocate on your behalf.

Respondeat Superior: What Does it Mean?

Respondeat Superior: What Does it Mean?

| Personal Injury
Respondeat Superior is a Latin phrase that means- Let the master answer. This is a common-law doctrine that holds an employer legally liable for the actions of an employee when the actions take place within the scope of employment and under the supervision of the employer. “The common law doctrine of respondeat superior was established…Read the article
Slip and Fall Cases on Public Property

Slip and Fall Cases on Public Property

| Personal Injury
One of the most common types of personal injury cases seen in court rooms today, aside from medical malpractice and injury cases are those that involve slip and fall accidents. Slip and fall cases can happen anywhere to anyone and can have devastating affects on an individual’s health and well-being. There are many dangerous conditions like torn…Read the article
How to Find a Personal Injury Attorney For Your Case

How to Find a Personal Injury Attorney For Your Case

| Personal Injury
If you are working on getting a personal injury case before a judge you have an uphill battle on your hands from the very start. Insurance companies and businesses and big corporations have the financial resources to hire the best lawyers who have years of experience defending against personal injury claims. You will need to…Read the article
Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe This Halloween

Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe This Halloween

| Personal Injury
   “With more than 179 million Americans planning to partake in Halloween festivities, up from 171 million last year, spending is slated to reach a record high in survey history. This year, consumers are expected to spend $9.1 billion, up from $8.4 billion in 2016” (National Retail Federation). Halloween is easily one of the favorite…Read the article
Columbia Promises to Pay Gas Explosion Claims

Columbia Promises to Pay Gas Explosion Claims

| Personal Injury
The Massachusetts utility company says it will make good on customer losses related to a September 2018 natural gas explosion. These victims now face an age-old question in class action cases: Is the settlement offer fair? Company officials say they have set up several centers to examine claims related to the explosion. That blast killed…Read the article
Cruise Ship Accidents and Injuries

Cruise Ship Accidents and Injuries

| Personal Injury
Every year people everywhere board cruise ships and set sail for grand adventures and relaxing vacations. And while the majority of the trips go off without a hitch, cruise ship accidents can happen and there are some risks that cruise ship travelers need to know about.   Statistics on Cruise Ship Accidents and Injuries During…Read the article
Natural Hazards That Can Lead to Injury on a Cruise Ship

Natural Hazards That Can Lead to Injury on a Cruise Ship

| Personal Injury
When you are on a cruise your main goal is to relax and have fun. Whether you are heading to a tropical destination like the Caribbean or are taking a winter cruise to beautiful Alaska. However, Mother Nature does not always play nice. Natural hazards can come along and in some cases can lead to…Read the article
Tips For Safe Travels This Season

Tips For Safe Travels This Season

| Personal Injury
There are few things as wonderful and memorable and taking a trip together with family or friends. The adventure of travel is special for many, but as we leave the comfort and familiarity of our homes and neighborhoods we are stepping into a certain level of unknown. It is important to know how to stay…Read the article
Back to school after the summer: School risks and dangers 

Back to school after the summer: School risks and dangers 

| Personal Injury
As the summer winds down for kids all across the country that time of the year has come- time to prepare for the return to school. For most it means new classes, new teachers, new friends, and new things to learn. For first time students it is a time of great wonder and excitement and…Read the article
Dangers of Mixing Alcohol and Summer Heat

Dangers of Mixing Alcohol and Summer Heat

| Personal Injury
Summer time is known for fun in the sun and good times with friends and family. Many people end up celebrating summer with drinks and food and lots of time outdoors. A cold drink on a hot day is as refreshing as it gets, as long as you are picking up the right drink. However,…Read the article