Personal Injury Blog

Quick Safety Tips for RI Bear Sightings

A recent surge of bear sightings in RI has put many citizens on high alert. In fact, a RI school was even ordered to hold in place with no students allowed outside after a bear was spotted on school grounds. As the warm weather arrives, so does a bear’s hunger. Bears are beginning to […]

Fall River, MA Woman Receives $100,000 from Commerce Insurance in Car Accident Settlement

Our experienced attorney from d’Oliveira & Associates, D. Robin Gouveia, recently negotiated a $100,000 settlement for a Fall River, MA woman from Commerce Insurance. Our client was in a car accident after the other driver rear-ended them. Our client experienced painful injuries to both her neck and back.

Attorney Gouveia notes that,
We determined the defendant’s […]

Acushnet, MA Woman Receives $138,000 from Supermarket in Slip and Fall Settlement

Our experienced lawyer, D. Robin Gouveia, negotiated a $138,000 settlement for an Acushnet, MA woman, who slipped and fell in a supermarket. Our client slipped on a wet floor in the aisle of a supermarket, which was not clearly marked with warning signs that are required by law. She suffered painful injuries to her […]

Fall River, MA Man Gets $230,000 from Commerce Insurance in Car Accident Settlement

Attorney D. Robin Gouveia from d’Oliveira & Associates recently negotiated a $230,000 settlement for a Fall River, MA man from Commerce Insurance. Our client was traveling through an intersection with the right of way when another driver failed to stop at a red light. This resulted in serious injuries to our client’s back and […]

What to Know about Recent Newport, RI Road Construction

Starting the week of June 24th, multiple popular Newport, RI roads will be under construction for the next few weeks. The purpose of the construction is to improve the quality and life expectancy of the pavement in some local areas, such as Ocean Avenue and Castle Hill Avenue. Although a seemingly important task, road […]

What to Know about Glyphosate in Your Cereal

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) produced a report revealing unsafe levels of glyphosate in popular cereal brands after testing 21 different types. EWG designated a specific health benchmark that is safe for children to consume and only 4 out of the 21 brands met that safety benchmark.Meanwhile, brands like Cheerios Toasted Whole Grain Oat […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: July 8 – 14, 2019

Each week we compile a summary of recalls, FDA warnings, market withdrawals and safety alerts that the public should be aware of for their safety and so that they can make informed decisions.37 Recalls to be aware this week.

Medical Devices & Equipment:
Hamilton Medical AG Recalls Hamilton-G5 Ventilators Due to Potential for Sporadic Error Message […]

Could You Be Held Responsible for A Car Accident Caused By Third-Party Hacking?

As motorists, we believe that any technology that can make a ride more efficient and more enjoyable is worth the additional fees that come with the advancement in technology. But with this technology comes the ever-growing fear that an individual or group could hack into your car’s technology and steal valuable, private information.
This fear […]

Warwick, RI Woman Receives $85,000 from Allstate Insurance in Dog Bite Settlement

Attorney Laura Cameron, from d’Oliveira & Associates, successfully negotiated an $85,000 settlement from the Allstate Insurance Company for a Warwick, RI woman, who was walking past a home when a dog attacked and bit her. She required stitches after being bandaged and treated by EMTs.

Attorney Cameron said,
Dog bites cause physical and emotional trauma. I […]

Warwick, RI Woman Gets $100,000 from Allstate Insurance in Car Accident Settlement

Attorney Laura Cameron from d’Oliveira & Associates recently negotiated a $100,000 settlement on behalf of a Warwick, RI woman. Our client was driving through a parking lot when another driver pulled out of a parking spot and struck the side of her vehicle. She suffered serious injuries to her knee.

Attorney Cameron says,
I was able […]