Entries by Joseph Rome

How to Document Loss of Income in Your Personal Injury Case

Accidents are overwhelming. Some personal injuries require ongoing medical care, and others simply call for rest. Whether you’ve been injured in a car accident or another incident due to someone else’s negligence, you may be eligible for lost income. If your personal injury prevents you from working for an extended period of time, the party […]

How to Handle Your Head Injury Claim in a Car Accident

Automobile accidents are traumatic experiences. In addition to psychological and emotional damage—such as anxiety and fear of driving—they can result in minor, severe, and sometimes life-threatening head injuries. As with other personal injuries caused by accidents, you may be eligible for compensation. But the first and most important step to making a claim is seeking […]

Handle Property Damage Claim in Auto Accident

You’ve been involved in an accident. After receiving the proper medical care, you’re left to wonder: Who is responsible for the damage to my car? For accidents that include another driver, that person’s auto insurance company may be responsible for damages—especially if he or she was at fault. If you caused the accident and have […]

Slip and Fall Accident Cases

3 Things You Need to Know About Premise Liability So you slipped and fell. Or you’re afraid you might – perhaps you’re living or working in a construction zone. “Slip and falls” are in the legal category of premise liability, that is, injury caused by an unsafe condition on a property. Who is responsible in […]

Dog Bite Injury Cases

How to Approach Dog Bites: Prevention Tips and Your Legal Options The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report more than 4.7 million dog-bite cases each year. About 20% of these victims receive some form of medical attention for the bite, while a little less than 10% require emergency treatment. The scariest part of […]

How To Effectively Document a Car Accident

When you get into a car accident, time seems to slow down. This “slow-motion effect” comes from your memory kicking into overdrive, documenting everything. Unfortunately, once the adrenaline dies down, people often stop taking note of details. While I sincerely hope none of you ever need this advice, the best way to handle a car […]

Your Rights as a Pedestrian

Your Rights as a Pedestrian: What to Do If You’re Involved in a Crosswalk Accident Walking has plenty of benefits—for your health, your state of mind, and often your wallet. It was the first reliable form of transportation, and seems like the safest, most affordable way from point “A” to point “B.” However, with more […]