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How to Prepare for Your Child’s Return to School in a Pandemic

Brett Steinberg | August 25, 2020 | Personal Injury

2020 has been a difficult year for people, both children and adults. With the United States battling a COVID-19 pandemic right when the school year is beginning, parents may be uncertain of what their children or school will do in terms of curriculum and safety precautions. Will their child be attending school…

Seizure-Related Car Accidents: Who Can Be Held Liable?

Brett Steinberg | August 11, 2020 | Auto Accident

Epilepsy is prevalent in the US, affecting between 5 and 8.4 per 1000 Americans every year or between 2.2 to 3 million US citizens (American Epilepsy Society), with older adults and children being at greater risk. Unfortunately, seizures can and do occur when epileptic people drive, but those seizure-caused accidents are less prevalent compared…

Protest Injuries: Who Can Be Held Liable?

Brett Steinberg | June 19, 2020 | Uncategorized

Protests are commonplace in modern times. One such protest is the George Floyd protests that began in Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area on May 26, 2020, and then expanded nationwide. While protesting is largely peaceful, riots and looting may occur, leaving attendees at risk for severe injuries. Even if riots don't happen, attendees may…

Beach Injuries: Who can be held liable?

Brett Steinberg | May 22, 2020 | Uncategorized

It's that time of year. The temperature’s rising, and the sun is beaming, so what better way to cool off than a trip to the beach? But before you head off to those glistening ocean waves, you should know of the various types of injuries you can encounter, as well as who…

Moving Truck Accidents – Who Should Be Held Liable?

Brett Steinberg | March 24, 2020 | Auto Accident

The moving truck industry is huge; roughly 31 million Americans moved in 2019, and the average American moved 11.7 times in their lifetime. That's a lot of moving, meaning a lot of moving trucks, (approximately 50,000 rental and professional trucks in the United States), are on the road. While unexpected, moving trucks can…

Workers’ Compensation for Truck Drivers

Brett Steinberg | March 10, 2020 | Auto Accident

Trucking is a dangerous industry for multiple reasons. Many truck drivers are in control of a 40-ton vehicle that isn’t impervious to wind, winter weather, and congested highways. These trucks can’t brake as quickly and can’t maneuver around vehicles should those vehicles hard brake. Furthermore, the drivers are often forced to work…

Florida Motorcycle Safety Requirements

Brett Steinberg | February 26, 2020 | Auto Accident

Cruising down the highway on a motorcycle is a thrilling experience, but you must keep in mind that with great thrills comes great responsibility. The chances of being involved in a motor vehicle accident while on your motorcycle is astronomically higher than becoming a victim while driving/riding in a car. The Insurance Information…

The Dangers of Left-Turn Accidents

Brett Steinberg | February 10, 2020 | Auto Accident

Left-turn accidents are inherently dangerous among all motorists, but they are especially dangerous for motorcyclists. Left-turn accidents account for 22.2 of crashes, whereas turning right only accounted for 1.2 percent of all vehicles. What's even worse is that these accidents typically lead to permanently affecting injuries. Here's all that you need to know…

Tips for Motorcycle Safety

Brett Steinberg | January 28, 2020 | Auto Accident

Motorcycle safety is of top priority - after all, riding a motorcycle is much different compared to driving a car. Not only that, but you're at greater risk of being involved in an accident and are more susceptible to injuries, both minor and serious. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that, in…

What You Should Know About a Truck’s Blind Spots

Brett Steinberg | January 17, 2020 | Auto Accident

Blind spots are a serious issue on the road. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and reported by HowStuffWorks, more than 800,000 blind spot accidents occur each year in the United States, with 300 of them resulting in fatalities. While a car's blind spot is dangerous, a truck's blind spot is larger and…