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  • Slip-and-fall accidents can be very serious due to bad weather

    August 21, 2014

    New Jersey residents may know about the inconveniences of bad weather, but they may not be aware of the dangers that rain, sleet, snow and ice create for individuals. Slip-and-fall accidents can cause severe injuries, including head and neck trauma, back problems and broken bones. People should be careful during inclement weather, but property owners […]

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  • A primer on premises liability

    August 12, 2014

    The field of premises liability in New Jersey and across the nation addresses all types of accidents that occur on location. Most of these relate to the owner’s failure to address minimal care standards in order to keep visitors at the premises safe. Some of the injuries might include slip and fall accidents, but more […]

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  • Shovels keep Bergen County property owners out of court

    February 19, 2014

    Many Bergen County residents are weary of shoveling snow. According to the National Weather Service and New Jersey State Climatologist, Bergen County had over a foot of snow just during the Valentine’s Day storm. That represents a lot of physical labor, just to clear a sidewalk path or free a car from a parking spot. […]

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  • Taxpayer awarded $862,000 after IRS slip and fall accident

    January 25, 2014

    Many accident victims assume that damages for a New Jersey slip, trip and fall claim only cover medical bills. However, compensation is available for other financial losses and, in some cases, non-economic damages, like the diminished enjoyment of life due to an injury. A judge recently awarded a man $862,000 for a claim against the […]

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  • Not all hazards are ‘part of the game’

    June 26, 2013

    Golfing is game that those who play take seriously in New Jersey. If you ask any golfer, they may say that there is nothing more rewarding than hitting that perfect shot. The feeling starts when the club goes back and ends when the ball stops rolling. A great game can leave a golfer positively elated […]

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  • Pools in New Jersey can be dangerous for even advanced swimmers

    June 17, 2013

    No one wants to hear that “drowning is the leading cause of unintentional death for children between the ages of 1 and 4,” but it is something that individuals need to be aware of. U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Chairman Inez Tenenbaum relayed that terrifying piece of information when discussing a recent report released by […]

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  • TV drama ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ highlights slip-and-fall dangers

    May 28, 2013

    The television drama “Grey’s Anatomy” is popular amongst New Jersey residents. Viewers envelope themselves in the lives of characters like George O’Malley, Arizona Robbins, Callie Torres and Christina Yang. The main character Meredith Grey has been through a lot over the many seasons, which is why viewers waited for the shoe to drop after things […]

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  • Failure to follow fencing citations lead to deadly pool accident

    April 16, 2013

    Hackensack residents benefit from the cooling qualities that swimming pools offer during the summer months. Children love swimming pools whether they are at the local community center or in a friend’s backyard. A safe pool with appropriate and properly maintained flooring and fencing is one that can be enjoyed, but without the proper safety precautions […]

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  • Do all slip-and-fall cases end up going to trial?

    March 14, 2013

    When most people think about slip-and-fall accidents, lawyers and lawsuits, they probably think about a trial. They might picture a jury of their peers sitting on the side of the courtroom, a judge in the front holding a gavel and a defendant and plaintiff both on their separate side of the courtroom. They may picture […]

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  • There are pet-safe salts, no excuse for icy New Jersey sidewalks

    January 07, 2013

    New Jersey neighborhoods are littered with sidewalks. Although these patches of pavement run across the front of a homeowner’s property, they are for the use of the public. As winter progresses, the sidewalks tend to get a little slippery. It can be easy to find excuses to ignore maintaining the sidewalk in front of a […]

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