Burn Injuries – Personal Injury Case

Burn injuries are extremely painful and may leave permanent physical and psychological scars. According to the Journal of Burn Care and Rehabilitation, in the early nineties there were more that 2.4 million burn injuries reported in the United States every year. Of these burn injuries, over one million involved significant physical damage. Each year, thousands…

What Constitutes a Personal Injury?

A personal injury occurs when a person has suffered some type of harm, either physical or emotional, from an accident or injury. Tort law governs legal claims arising from personal injuries. Tort law is a form civil law that provides a plaintiff with compensation for injuries. Common types of personal injury claims arise from negligence,…

An Overview of Scooter Laws

As the popularity of motorized scooters has grown over the years, a number of incidents have raised the issue of Massachusetts scooter safety. Scooter wrecks have lead to personal injuries, head trauma, and several unfortunate deaths. Some critics have called for Massachusetts scooter laws to require certification by the Motorcycle Safety Administration. Currently, no such…