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Motorcycle Accident Health Costs & Insurance

By on March 18, 2013

Recognizing the individual and societal costs of motorcycle accidents, in a 1972 decision – subsequently affirmed by the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of a Massachusetts motorcycle helmet law, the Federal District Court for Massachusetts said: While we agree with plaintiff that the act’s only realistic purpose is the prevention of head injuries incurred […]

When You Fall Down a Stairway Can You Pursue a Slip and Fall claim?

By on January 2, 2013

A fall due to a defective stairway or railing can result in serious personal injures including fractures, head injuries and dislocated shoulders, elbows, and ankles. As in all slip and fall accidents, you must prove who owned or controlled the property, that they were negligent, that you suffered damages and that the negligence caused your […]