$1,317,000 : Record Settlement in Picket County, TN

When the father of a 13 year old boy agreed to let him go on vacation with his son’s friend’s family to Dale Hollow Lake in Tennessee he thought he would be properly supervised.  Unfortunately, the resort they were staying at allowed the families to rent jet ski’s without showing them safety training videos and did not require riders to sign disclosures limiting riders to appropriate ages.   The parents who were in charge let 3 kids under the age of 13 to ride jet ski’s unsupervised.   That’s when one of the children lost control of her

distracted driver

Our client suffered painful injuries after he was struck by a distracted driver, and was never able to return to work. Our dedicated personal injury attorneys were able to collect the full $500,000 of insurance from the distracted driver, and on top of that collected …read more.

Whether you own a single family home or a large business you have a legal obligation to maintain safe premises. Property owners must ensure both public areas and tenant’s quarters are livable, safe, and sanitary. Below are important considerations for those who own properties, or for those thinking of investing:

July 4th Firework Safety Tips

Many New Yorkers will conclude Independence Day celebrating with fireworks. It’s not a surprise the number of reported injuries related to fireworks is much higher around July 4th, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

If you plan to light off fireworks, the National Council on Fireworks Safety urges consumers to be ‘fireworks smart’ before, during and after their fireworks display.

Before Lighting Fireworks

New Yorkers

For many New Yorkers, space heaters are a popular and effective way to beat the cold during the frigid winter months but, if used improperly, can easily become a fire risk. According to the National Fire Protection Association even though only 32% of home heating-related fires are started by a space heater, almost 80% of home heating fire deaths involve space heaters.

child’s safety

According to the most recent statistics, in just one year an estimated 15,000 injuries involving holiday decorating were treated during the holiday season.  The National Safety Council’s ‘12 Days of Safety’ is a fun and easy way to stay safe this holiday season. You can find a safety tip for each day here:

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