Personal Injury Blog

How To Find The Right RI Injury Lawyer

In Rhode Island, thousands of people are injured in accidents each year. When injuries from car accidents, slip-and-fall accidents or other accidents occur, you may need to take legal action to be compensated for damages and losses. However, doing so can be complicated and the process is not always easy to understand. If […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: January 30-February 6, 2016

Each week we will be compiling summaries of recalls, FDA warnings, market withdrawals and safety alerts that we feel the public should be aware of for their safety and so that they can make informed decisions.Auto:Automakers to recall additonal 5 million vehicles for defective Takata airbags. Moisture can get inside its air bag control […]

RI Man Gets $450,000 Settlement For Back Injury

A Rhode Island man received an out of court settlement after severely injuring his back. The man was at work and receiving the delivery of a large object. The delivery driver, from another company, asked the man to help unload the object when it shifted and caused severe injury to his back. He contacted […]

How Do I Collect RI Workers’ Compensation?

The RI workers’ compensation system provides payments and benefits to employees when they are injured at work. Generally, any injury, illness or disease that occurred in the course of employment might be covered by workers’ compensation insurance that the employer carries. The system was designed for everyone to understand, however, comprehending workers’ compensation laws […]

Do E-Cigarette Flavorings Cause Lung Damage?

Numerous consumers have filed an E-cigarette lawsuit after experiencing harmful side effects and alleging that E-cigarettes contain harmful ingredients. For some, E-cigarettes have become a popular alternative to smoking tobacco products for health reasons. However, there has been much debate about whether E-cigarettes are actually harmful. Recently, a study was conducted by the Harvard […]

Middletown Car Accident Lawyers Warn About Letting Others Use Your Car

Did you know that the owner of a car could be held responsible for a Middletown, RI car accident even if they were not driving? Most vehicle owners do not think about this and it is common for them to allow other people, such as their friends or family members, to use their vehicle. […]

Common Violations Among The Worst Nursing Homes In RI

When nursing homes in RI do not operate to government standards, they are reported to the RI Department of Health and given violations. The following will outline the most types of violations found at three nursing homes with the highest number of violations in RI. These types of violations could amount to abuse. Nursing […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: January 23-29, 2016

Each week we will be compiling summaries of recalls, FDA warnings, market withdrawals and safety alerts that we feel the public should be aware of for their safety and so that they can make informed decisions.Medical Devices:Arkray Recalls SPOTCHEM II Test Strips Due to Inaccurate Blood Sugar ReadingsThornhill Research Inc. Recalls MOVES Ventilator System […]

Stay Informed About Recalls & Safety Alerts with the NHTSA SaferCar App

With all the automotive recalls now is a great time to take advantage of the Free SaferCar Mobil App from the nation’s authority on vehicle related safety — the National Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA).Once you’ve downloaded the App, and registered your vehicles/s, the SaferCar app will provide you with important information to help you […]

Driving to Endanger in Newport, RI

For a highly visited location, Newport car accidents are not unheard of. When Newport car accidents occur, the driver who caused the accident might be issued a ticket and could be held responsible for any damages or injuries they caused. In the end, it wouldn’t be surprising if the driver had to pay a […]