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Tag Archives: personal injury lawyer

Can I File a Claim if I’m Injured in a Gym?

Going to a gym, exercise or yoga studio to feel and look better is a fun and healthy activity. The more you exercise, the better you feel. While there may be no dispute regarding that claim, gyms are also places where accidents happen. Many factors contribute to the incidence of accidents in gyms and other -->

Injuries Due to Sporting Goods Store Negligence

The American Medical Association, and almost all medical professionals, will tell you that it’s imperative that we move our bodies to stay healthy. Whether it’s walking, running, hiking, mountain climbing or simply dancing to your favorite music, we need specific clothing and sports equipment to accomplish our goals. Accordingly, the best place to shop may -->

The Effect of Injury Attorneys on Safety Protocols

Have you ever stopped to think about what our society would be like if individuals were unable to legally hold negligent parties and businesses accountable for wrongdoings? A recent article featured on, The Score: No Lawyers, No Nets, Dozens of Injuries explores the relationship between large scale safety practices and plaintiff’s lawyers. The article -->

Why Do You Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

A personal injury lawyer provides legal representation for people who have been injured in road accidents, medical malpractices resulting in severe bodily injuries, injuries sustained at the workplace, and more. A personal injury attorney will enable you to receive fair compensation for your injuries and other damages. When insurance companies and other groups make it -->

Liability for Accidents Caused by Falling Asleep at the Wheel

Thousands of drivers get behind the wheel every day feeling tired, but not anticipating that anything serious will happen due to their fatigue. However, drowsy driving has become one of the leading causes of serious car accident injuries in the United States. While these accidents have become very common, determining liability in drowsy driving accidents -->

Timeline for a Personal Injury Lawsuit

No matter the situation, if you think you have a personal injury claim on your hands, you should seek legal advice right away. While every personal injury claim is different, the timeline of events for each situation is relatively the same. If you or someone you know has a personal injury claim to file, contact -->

$ 500,000 Settlement Collected for Poughkeepsie Woman

At the end of August Finkelstein & Partners attorneys were able to collect a maximum available insurance settlement 10 months prior to the scheduled trial date. Our client fell outside of her Poughkeepsie, NY apartment. The landlord had neglected to shovel and salt the common areas, or take general safety precautions like installing a railing. The -->