Slip and fall

Slip and Fall Law Complexities

Personal injury cases occur when you are exposed to harm from an injury or an accident, due to someone else’s negligence or intentional conduct. With Personal Injury law, also tort law, you can seek legal remedies for the losses incurred from an accident or a slip. In California, the statute of limitation for personal injury cases […]

Theme Park Injuries

Theme Park Injuries: Woman Burned at the Happiest Place on Earth

Imagine travelling across the ocean to visit Disneyland, the Happiest Place on Earth … only to be sent home with 2nd-degree burns. Well, that’s exactly what happened to one British woman who visited Disneyland Paris. Erica Osbourne is a 37-year-old mom from the U.K. She was visiting the theme park with her 10-year-old daughter, Abigail. […]

Fireworks Injury

Fireworks Cause Serious Injuries, Possible Amputation

With 4th of July celebrations, it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement. Spending time with your family and friends. Chants of “Murica!” in the air. Miley Cyrus’ “Party in the USA” playing in the background. Of course, also, watching your neighbors (or you) compete to put on the biggest, baddest fireworks show. It’s […]

Golf Accidents

Tiger Woods’ Golf Injuries Prove Lasting Impact of Golf Accidents

Golf pro Tiger Woods announced that due to his ongoing back problems he would not be able to participate in the Masters Tournament. The Los Angeles Times reports that Woods has had three surgeries for his back in the last few years for his injuries. This is the third Masters Tournament that Woods has missed […]

texting while driving

Texting While Driving Led to Bus Accident

A fatal bus accident in Texas may have been caused by the other driver texting and driving. The accident occurred when a pickup truck driving the other direction crossed the dividing line and hit the oncoming bus. A witness at the scene said the truck driver admitted that he had been texting on his phone, […]

Motorcycle Accident

Motorcyclist Killed in Hit-and-Run Accident

In a tragic moment, a motorcyclist was recently killed by a van in a hit-and-run accident in Santa Ana. The accident occurred when the van made a left turn in front of the motorcyclist too quickly for the motorcycle to stop, reports KTLA 5. Despite being required to yield to the motorcyclist who was driving […]

Basketball Injuries

Player Out for Season After Basketball Injuries

Basketball season is now in full swing, which means that basketball players are now also becoming injured. Dwayne Wade, a guard on the Chicago Bulls basketball team, was injured during a recent game against the Memphis Grizzlies. During a play, Wade’s arm was twisted, causing a fracture and sprain in his right elbow. Consequently, ESPN […]

Lab Experiment Accident

School Lab Experiment Causes Injuries

Lab experiments are both educational and fun, but a recent chemistry lab gone wrong left five students injured. During the experiment at a Glendale school, a beaker exploded. The shattering glass gave the students serious cuts and more minor scratches. The experiment was part of an after-school STEM class for middle school and high school […]

plane crash accident

Riverside Plane Crash Accident Possibly Caused by Faulty Engines

Communities in Southern California were faced with a shock Feb. 27 when a small Cessna 310 airplane crashed into a Riverside neighborhood. The plane had been leaving the Riverside Municipal Airport to return to San Jose. The Press Enterprise reports that prior to “hurriedly” taking off, the plane’s engines had twice failed to start. As […]

Slip-and-Fall Accidents on Ice

The Danger of Slip-and-Fall Accidents on Ice

The Danger of Slipping, Not Skating, On Ice Winter isn’t over yet, and ice and snow on the streets and sidewalks are still causing problems for pedestrians. Recently, a New York City doorman died after a slip-and-fall accident while he was shoveling snow, the New York Post reports. Such tragic accidents are not ordinary in […]

atv accident

Daughter of Jamie Lynn Spears Recovers from ATV Accident

A scary ATV (all-terrain vehicle) accident involving Maddie Aldridge, daughter of singer and actress Jamie Lynn Spears, two weeks ago is now getting a happy ending. After the 8 year old drove her ATV into a lake she nearly drowned, and doctors and family feared she might suffer permanent damage. Now People reports that Maddie […]