Personal Injury Blog
Facts About Road Rash
Jill Kolodner | November 17, 2020 | Motorcycle Accidents
Every year thousands of motorcyclists in Maryland and around the country are involved in accidents. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), as recently as 2018 nearly 5,000 motorcyclists were killed in crashes. And for every motorcycle death, there are hundreds and even thousands of more riders injured. In fact, some studies have… read more
Are You Suffering From PTSD After a Car Accident?
Jill Kolodner | November 11, 2020 | Car Accidents
A great deal of emphasis is placed on a car accident victim’s physical injuries. Physical injuries are generally known immediately after a car wreck. For example, a victim knows if the accident caused a broken bone or severe burn. However, a car accident victim can also sustain psychological injuries that might not be known for… read more
Brain Stem Injuries: Causes and Effects
Jill Kolodner | November 10, 2020 | Brain Injuries
Numerous accidents or intentional actions can cause brain stem injuries. Sadly, the effects of a brain stem injury can decrease a person’s quality of life, ongoing medical treatments, and long-term personal care. When a person sustains a brain stem injury because of another party’s conduct or actions, the person may be entitled to compensation for… read more
Can Parents Evict Their Adult Children? How?
Jill Kolodner | November 9, 2020 | Maryland Law
Current research shows that more young adults are living with their parents now than in past years. Almost 18 percent of adults between the ages of 25 and 34 lived in their parents’ homes during 2019. In 2020, just over one-half of young adults in the United States lived with their parents. The reasons why… read more
Are Hidden Nanny Cams Actually Legal?
Jill Kolodner | November 2, 2020 | Maryland Law
It can be challenging for working parents to leave their children at home all day with a nanny or babysitter. Even if you have done a thorough background check on the person who is taking care of your children, without being there, it is hard to know if your children are being well cared for…. read more
Attorneys Answer: When Do You Need to Hire a Car Accident Lawyer?
Jill Kolodner | November 1, 2020 | Car Accidents
Deciding when you need to hire a car accident lawyer can be difficult. Can you handle the claim yourself, or will you get more money if you hire a car accident attorney? Below are seven factors that indicate you need to talk with a car accident attorney about your case as soon as possible to… read more
What Should I Do if My Child was Hurt in a Car Accident?
Jill Kolodner | October 31, 2020 | Car Accidents
The leading cause of death of children in the United States is automobile accident injuries, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Children are injured in car accidents, pedestrian accidents, bicycle accidents, and other collisions involving a motor vehicle. Sadly, hundreds of children die each year in motor vehicle accidents nationwide. For parents, their first… read more
The Mirena Crash: A Devastating Reality For Thousands of Women
Jill Kolodner | October 28, 2020 | Product Liability
Recent data from the CDC reveals that nearly 50 million American women between the ages of fifteen and 49 use some form of birth control. One method used by a significant percentage of those women is intrauterine devices or IUDs. An IUD is a small device implanted into a woman’s uterus. The device emits a… read more
9 Things You Should Know About a Free Lawyer Consultation
Jill Kolodner | October 26, 2020 | Personal Injury
Can a lawyer help you with a car accident claim for minor injuries? Do you need an attorney for catastrophic injuries caused by a defective product? Should your family hire a wrongful death lawyer? The aftermath of an accident or sudden injury can be overwhelming. Dealing with doctors, your employer, insurance claims adjusters, and others… read more
What Happens if I Don’t Show Up for Jury Duty?
Jill Kolodner | October 14, 2020 | Personal Injury
Jury duty is one of the few responsibilities that comes along with the rights of citizenship. Our nation’s court system would not function if not for everyday men and women taking this responsibility seriously. In the state of Maryland, just about every adult is eligible for jury duty. The state checks voter registration lists, driver’s… read more