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.

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
Lead discovered in NYC Housing Authority buildings

Lead discovered in NYC Housing Authority buildings

| Personal Injury
“Even though the New York City Housing Authority has been under a microscope for flouting lead-paint safety regulations for years, the exact number of children residing in NYCHA public housing poisoned by lead was never disclosed. Over the weekend, the city department of health offered a number: It said that 820 children younger than 6 were…Read the article
What Do You Need for a Good Auto Accident Case?

What Do You Need for a Good Auto Accident Case?

| Personal Injury
There is never a good time to be involved in a car accident and even if no one is injured there is still pain and anguish- the frustration of dealing with insurance claims. If someone is injured in an auto accident then you have to face the battle to get compensation for your injuries and…Read the article
Common Causes of Boating Accidents in the US

Common Causes of Boating Accidents in the US

| Personal Injury
Summer is upon us, and many of us turn to the water as a fun escape from the heat. Swimming pools, lakes, and other bodies of water are a common destination for families looking for fun in the sun. Unfortunately, these fun and exciting water based activities carry with them a certain amount of interent…Read the article
What You Should do if Your Insurance Claim is Denied

What You Should do if Your Insurance Claim is Denied

| Personal Injury
Filing an insurance claim is often directly preceded by a traumatic event in your life. So the last thing you need is a fight with your insurance company to force it to pay. But you can take steps at every point in the process — and even before a traumatic event occurs — to help…Read the article
Heat Related Illness and How to Avoid It

Heat Related Illness and How to Avoid It

| Personal Injury
According to Better Health Channel, there are many factors which can cause heat stress and heat-related illness, including: Dehydration– to keep healthy, our body temperature needs to stay around 98°F. The body cools itself by sweating, which normally accounts for 70 to 80 per cent of the body’s heat loss. If a person becomes dehydrated,…Read the article