Snow and Ice Cause Dangerous Conditions on the Walkways of New York City and Long Island
New York City and Long Island are known to have heavy snowfall during the winter months between December and March. The sleet, ice, and snow tend to make life difficult for the locals to a great extent. One of the main issues faced by New Yorkers due to the snow is falling or tripping on […]
Nursing Home Staff Safety Critical to Resident Safety
The safety of older adults residing in a nursing home is a matter of concern for their family members. It is because of this reason that people are unable to find a suitable nursing home or assisted living facilities easily. In the United States, more than 1.5 million people above the age of 65 live […]
Why Witnesses Are Crucial To Personal Injury Cases
With every accident or injury comes the potential for a personal injury lawsuit. Accidents come in different forms, so always be aware – if you think that you have a personal injury case, Siler & Ingber is ready to hear your claim. An issue that attorneys take umbrage with is the lack of witnesses. It […]
Why are Witnesses Important to Personal Injury Cases?
There can be certain situations in life when personal harm can take place to any person with or without intention. Be it a workplace mishap or medical negligence, personal injury is a serious matter that should not be taken lightly. Keeping this in mind, it is imperative that you have a few witnesses who can […]
Are Children Safe in School Buses?
Going to school on public transport is a very common thing for children all over the world. While some prefer hailing a cab or taking the metro, there are a lot of students who like to avail the school bus service. This is simply because riding on a school bus is convenient for various reasons. […]
COVID Cases Surge While Protocol For Juries Remains Uncertain
What an interesting, unfortunate situation COVID-19 has put us all in, our era will be written about in history books. Things that you never thought would happen suddenly gone in an instant. People are hurting, both mentally, emotionally and physically. Though it may seem bleak, there is still good in this world and it comes […]
Falling Merchandise in Retail Stores
Have you wondered about getting injured by a stack of canned tomatoes at a store? Does it concern you that the personal injury caused by such an incident could lead to serious medical conditions? These questions might not concern a lot of shoppers who visit retail stores on a regular basis. But there are some […]
Who Is Liable to Pay Damages in a Personal Injury Case?
When you or someone you love is injured in an accident, a personal injury claim can help you secure the monetary damages you need to recover. This compensation can help cover medical expenses, lost wages, long-term care services, and more. Where does the money to pay these damages come from, and how does the court […]
Dead Man Walking- Don’t Text and Walk
Walking while talking or texting on your cell phone in New York City can be deadly. With millions of people and cars out and about on any given day, commuters must stay alert to avoid pedestrian accidents. Pedestrians who travel on their phones can miss critical hazards that lead to catastrophic injuries and death. Here’s […]
Can I Sue My Gym If I Signed a Waiver?
Fitness centers may be hubs for health, but that doesn’t make them safe. Gym accidents cause thousands of serious injuries every year. While some result in minor damages, others can cause catastrophic injuries that lead to life-long health problems and exorbitant medical costs. Although every gym requires new members to sign a liability document to […]