What Happens After a Pedestrian Is Hit By a Car in Massachusetts

Being a pedestrian in Massachusetts may mean enjoying a healthy form of exercise, but it also means the risk of being hit by a car. Indeed, pedestrian accidents are all-too-common in our state–just recently, in mid-June 2020, a man was killed in Quincy when he was struck by a car while walking. 

Injured At Work: Can I Sue My Employer?

The risk of being injured on the job exists for all workers, but is especially high for workers in certain industries, such as construction. When workers are injured on the job, workers’ compensation is the most common–and usually the most appropriate–source of compensation. However, injured workers often wonder whether or not they maintain the right to sue their employer if …

Massachusetts Child Passenger Safety Law

While motor vehicles provide convenience and transportation, cars can also be dangerous, especially when a car’s occupants aren’t properly restrained. And those who may be most at risk for injuries are children. Indeed, NPR reports that 43 percent of children who died from crashes were improperly restrained. What’s more, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that child …

Things You Should Know If You’re Injured Riding With Uber In Massachusetts

Ridesharing is an incredibly popular form of transportation that is convenient, affordable, and often the safest way to get to one’s destination. But while taking an Uber may be an ideal way to get around, liability and insurance coverage in the event of an Uber accident can be complicated. If you’re injured while riding in an Uber in Massachusetts, here’s …

Things You Should Know About Construction Accidents in Massachusetts

Construction accidents can be devastating, causing severe harm to construction workers on site. In many cases, the injuries suffered by employees are very serious, leaving workers with long-term harm, disabilities, and an inability to return to work. If you have been involved in a construction accident in Massachusetts, it’s important that you understand your rights and how to recover the …