Category: Legal Talk

The Role of the Defense Attorney

A society is governed by laws. In the U.S. we have laws at the federal, state, and municipal levels. Judges and courts exist for the purpose of hearing cases in which someone is accused of breaking a law, or in a civil court, breaching a contract. One of the most important jobs is that of […]

7 Questions You Should Ask Your Lawyer about Your Truck Accident Case

Fatal and tragic truck accidents occur every now and then in New Jersey, as it is one of the busiest states in America. It’s crucial to retain an expert attorney if you’ve been in a truck accident, so they can guide you through the legal system and assist you in obtaining the compensation you are […]

First Consultation with an Attorney: Deciding To Hire or Not

Whether hiring an attorney for the first time or considering changing attorneys, the initial consultation is one of the most critical steps. During your consultation, you’ll learn about the lawyer’s practice areas and experience in cases like yours. You can decide whether or not to hire them for your legal matter using the information provided. […]

An Overview of Pre-Employment Driving Record

While criminal history is the primary focus of most background checks, a driving record can also be used to determine whether or not an applicant is responsible enough for their job. A driving record can reveal a person’s habits and behaviors that aren’t always seen in criminal records searches. It can indicate if an applicant […]

Navigating the Maze of Workers’ Compensation: A Guide to Secure Your Claim’s Victory

The workers’ compensation claim process can seem daunting, but with some knowledge and preparation, you’ll be well on your way to securing the benefits you deserve. Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you navigate the workers’ compensation system and emerge victorious. Step 1: Report Your Injury Timing is everything when it comes to reporting a […]

How To Protect Pedestrians And Workers In Construction Traffic Control Zones

In recent years, many construction projects have been implemented to develop new and better places to work and live. From apartment buildings being constructed and homes being renovated to office buildings being expanded, you can expect these projects to rise year by year.    However, despite their advantages, construction sites, especially those designated as traffic control […]

What Is Premises Liability?

Accidents happen from time to time and sometimes there are injuries. These incidents can be costly in medical bills and time lost from work. The most common accidents that result in injury are car accidents. Injuries on the job also occur with some frequency. In these situations, the law designates the party responsible for the […]

The Kind of Help You Can Get From a Personal Injury Law Firm

‍Injuries can be devastating and life-altering. If you’ve been injured due to the negligence of another person, you may need the help of a Detroit injury lawyer, or anywhere you reside, to ensure that you are fairly compensated for your losses. But what is a personal injury law firm, and what kind of services do […]

Taking a Closer Look at Liability in Motor Vehicle Accidents

There are many different factors that affect liability for a motor vehicle collision. The compensation that the party at fault owes to you should be directly proportional to the seriousness of the harm that you have suffered. That party’s own conduct and the egregiousness of his or her wrongdoing may also bear on liability.  Accidents […]