Posted on behalf of Edwards Law Firm on Oct 17, 2017 in Auto Accidents
School busses are expected to provide grade-school students with a safe and reliable form of transportation to school or school-related functions.
However, between 2006 and 2015, 1,172 fatal school-transportation-related accidents were recorded in which… Read More
Truck driver error is often the cause of traffic accidents involving commercial trucks and passenger vehicles. In fact, commercial truck drivers are 10 times more likely to cause an accident than poor vehicle maintenance, dangerous weather conditions… Read More
If you were injured after slipping or tripping and falling on someone else’s property, you may be entitled to compensation through a personal injury lawsuit.
Slip and fall accidents are covered under the legal concept of premises liability, which holds… Read More
Claims for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) are, unfortunately, often denied. However, claimants have the right to appeal the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) decision to deny their claim.
At the… Read More
Medical malpractice is an act of negligence that occurs when a healthcare provider harms a patient by failing to provide an acceptable standard of care.
If you believe that your injury was caused by an act of medical negligence, you should be aware of… Read More
More than one out of four cases of serious nursing home abuse is not reported to police, despite federal and state laws that mandate law enforcement be immediately contacted about these cases.
The alarming revelation was reported in a preliminary alert… Read More
Bringing a personal injury lawsuit can offer many benefits, especially if an insurance company is being uncooperative or declining to pay you fair compensation.
However, filing a lawsuit can be a complicated and time-consuming process. Before you decide… Read More
Posted on behalf of Edwards Law Firm on Aug 23, 2017 in Wrongful Death
Losing a loved one is devastating, and can be made even more tragic if his or her death was preventable. When this occurs, certain members of the decedent’s surviving family may be able to pursue a wrongful death claim against the liable party.
If you… Read More
Bedsores are painful pressure ulcers that form on the body during prolonged periods of inactivity and may result in painful medical complications if left untreated.
Nursing home residents who are left in an immobile state often suffer bedsores. Approximately… Read More
Posted on behalf of Edwards Law Firm on Aug 02, 2017 in Auto Accidents
Whiplash is a painful and often debilitating injury in which the neck is suddenly forced in one direction and then immediately in another in a whip-like motion.
Although whiplash is a common injury that occurs during a car accident, especially rear-end… Read More