As the winter months approach, Hackensack residents who walk around town need to ensure that they are doing what they can to remain safe in the inclement wintry weather. Taking walking safety seriously starts before ever leaving the house. One of the most important things you can do is to wear proper gear.
Dog bites aren't all that common, but they can be severe when they do happen. Around one out of every five people who suffers a dog bite will have to seek medical care for the injury. Two primary concerns in these cases are pain and infection.
The product liability attorneys at Breslin and Breslin are reporting that two New Jersey residents - from Bergen and Middlesex counties - have been infected in a multi-state outbreak of E. coli infections linked to buffalo burgers, federal officials said Wednesday.
Many of us enjoy backyard swimming pools and hot tubs in the summer months. However, if proper safety precautions are not taken, swimming can be an extremely dangerous pastime, especially for children. Tragically, over 200 young children drown in swimming pools and hot tubs each year. The following guidelines can help prevent these horrific accidents from happening:
Many people hear about drug recalls on a regular basis. For people who take medications, checking for recalls on them might be a regular event. Some individuals might not understand exactly what a medication recall means. For example, there are usually only certain batches, or lots, that are recalled.
The state Appellate Court upheld a $2.8 million award to a contractor who suffered injuries while working on the Meadowlands Racetrack roof last year, documents state.
There are many types of accidents that might lead to a personal injury claim. The tie that binds them together is that the victims suffered financial damages that the party liable for the incident should cover. These damages are often medical bills, lost wages and similar financial impacts of the injury. Some other damages might also be possible depending on the situation.
If you are involved in a car accident and suffer serious injuries, you are likely going to end up going to the hospital. As you can imagine, the emergency room visit alone is going to be costly. The expense of medical care will increase some if you had to be taken by ambulance. All of these costs might be adding up in your head.
The New Jersey car accident attorneys at Breslin and Breslin are reporting that Hyundai and Kia recalled over 160,000 cars on Wednesday for a second, and in the case of Hyundai third, time in four years due to a problem that could cause their engines to catch fire.
A ban on smoking at public beaches, a state mandate for health insurance and the ability for courts to take away guns from people who pose a danger are among the laws going into effect in the new year in New Jersey.