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  • How Does an OSHA Violation Affect a Workers’ Compensation Claim in New Jersey?

    November 13, 2020

    An employee who is injured at work will typically file a workers’ compensation claim to recover benefits such as coverage for medical treatment expenses and partial wage replacement for missed time from work. Although an employee does not need to show that his or her injury was caused by the employer’s negligence or legal fault, […]

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  • Can I Still File a Claim if I Was Looking at My Phone When I Was Hit?

    November 03, 2020

    Pedestrians who cross the street while distracted can be held partially or fully liable for their accident when their failure to pay appropriate attention while crossing contributes to or causes their accident. This is typically because the pedestrian crosses against a red light or no-walk sign or steps out in front of oncoming traffic too […]

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  • Can Temporary Workers Get Workers’ Compensation?

    October 30, 2020

    Many people in New Jersey engage in temporary work (work that is expected to last for a period of a few weeks to a few months) at some point in their employment history or as their primary sources of employment. Some workers take on temporary or seasonal year-round, or to provide extra income during certain […]

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  • What Is a Brachial Plexus Injury and What Can Cause It?

    October 20, 2020

    Discovering that your child has suffered a birth injury can turn a moment of joy into one of shock. Brachial plexus injuries are among one of the most common kinds of birth injuries, and are often caused by the negligence of medical providers attending the birth. If your child suffers a brachial plexus injury due […]

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  • Will Nursing Homes Be Different Post-Coronavirus?

    October 16, 2020

    The COVID-19 pandemic has proven especially difficult on nursing homes and their residents; as many as 40 to 50 percent of all COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. have been of nursing home residents. The pandemic has exposed many weak spots and failings of nursing homes across the country. While these issues have allowed coronavirus outbreaks […]

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  • What to Do after a Fatal Car Wreck

    October 03, 2020

    Although car accidents usually involve property damage and personal injury, a more violent and catastrophic accident can leave one or more people involved in the wreck with fatal injuries. If you and your family have a loved one who was killed in a car crash through no fault of their own, it is important to […]

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  • Can I Sue my Doctor for Giving me the Wrong Medication?

    September 29, 2020

    Medication errors are among the most serious types of medical malpractice that can be committed. The reason why this particular form of negligence is so egregious is because so many drugs can be harmful, if not fatal, when mixed together with other medications. Learn more about how to file a claim for medical malpractice below.  […]

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  • Can Undocumented Workers Receive Workers’ Compensation?

    September 25, 2020

    According to the American Immigration Council, undocumented immigrants account for approximately eight percent of New Jersey’s workforce. If you’re an undocumented worker, you may be unsure of what your options are if you’re injured on the job or scared to file a claim for fear of deportation. The good news is that you’re entitled to […]

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  • Amicus Curiae New Jersey Association for Justice Represented by Michael J. Epstein

    September 18, 2020

    Attorney Michael J. Epstein of The Epstein Law Firm, PA., recently argued a case in front of the New Jersey Supreme Court as amicus curiae (“friend of the court”) on behalf of the New Jersey Association for Justice.  The case is Delaney v. Dickey, et. al. and the subject matter is what is required of […]

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  • Injured on the Job? Find out How First Responders Can File a Workers’ Compensation Claim

    September 17, 2020

    There are some jobs that carry more inherent risks than others. Firefighters, police officers and paramedics are just a few examples of the industries that fall into this category. While many of us turn to these individuals to help us in our time of need, it’s equally as important to know what options are available […]

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"The Epstein Law Firm recently obtained a multi-million dollar settlement in an extremely complex and difficult financial services case. He and his team not only mastered the complex issues in the case, but also expertly handled all aspects of the negotiations. I cannot thank Michael enough for his dedication and hard work, and I highly recommend him and The Epstein Law Firm for those who need smart, creative, and aggressive lawyers who put their clients’ interests first.”

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