Who’s Liable When a Driver Hits a Jaywalker in Ohio?
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Health & Wellness, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on February 20, 2024
Pedestrian accidents are unfortunately all too common, and they can result in serious injuries or even fatalities. In 2022, pedestrian fatalities hit a record high nationwide, according to the Governors Highway Safety Association, with 7,508 deaths reported, marking the highest toll since 1981. In Ohio, like in many other places, determining fault can be...
Ohio Fatal Crash Statistics 2023
Posted in Accident & Injury, Car Accident on February 19, 2024
2023 Total Traffic Fatalities in Ohio* 1,152 Leading Causes of Fatal Crashes OVI-Related: 52% Speeding: 29% Failure to Yield: 12% Ran Red Light/Stop Sign: 5% Distracted: 2% Deer: 1% Ohio Counties with the Most Crash Fatalities Franklin County had the highest amount of fatal crashes in 2023, followed by Cuyahoga and Hamilton Counties. Van...
Say Goodbye to Fake Voice Robocalls! FCC Bans Deceptive Tactics
Posted in Consumer Protection, Health & Wellness, In the news on February 12, 2024
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has made a big move to stop those annoying robocalls with fake voices made by computers. Under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, a law established in 1991 to curb unwanted calls, the FCC has outlawed the use of AI voice-cloning tools in robocalls. This decision means that using fake...
Winning Strategies for Food Safety at Your Game Day Party
Posted in Accident & Injury, Health & Wellness on February 8, 2024
With the Super Bowl right around the corner, many of us are gearing up to host or attend gatherings filled with food, friends, and football. While it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of the game, it’s essential to prioritize the safety and well-being of your guests. In this blog, we’ll explore...
National Burn Awareness Week: Seeking Compensation and Understanding Damages After a Burn Injury
Posted in Accident & Injury, Health & Wellness on January 31, 2024
National Burn Awareness Week highlights the devastating impact of burn injuries and the importance of prevention. If you or a loved one has experienced a burn injury, it’s crucial to understand your legal rights and the compensation options available. In this blog, we’ll explore the key steps to take after a burn injury, the...
ODOT Asks Drivers to Be Cautious as 16th Snowplow Hit in 2024
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Health & Wellness, In the news, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on January 30, 2024
As the winter season continues, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) faces an alarming trend – 16 snowplows have already been struck in the early weeks of 2024. ODOT Northeast Ohio Public Information Officer expressed deep concern over the frequency of these accidents, emphasizing the need for motorists to stay attentive, allow extra travel...
What Every Employee Should Know About Wrongful Terminations
Posted in Health & Wellness, Workplace Injuries and Claims on January 24, 2024
Termination of employment can happen for various reasons, but being aware of legal boundaries and employee rights is essential. Wrongful termination cases can be complex, and understanding the nuances is crucial. In this blog, we’ll explore common misconceptions of wrongful termination and provide insights to help employees navigate these challenging situations. Legal Protections Beyond...
Winter Driving Myths vs. Legal Realities
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Health & Wellness, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on January 19, 2024
Winter driving is filled with challenges, and separating fact from fiction is crucial for navigating the legal case of an accident. In this blog, we’ll unravel common winter driving myths and shed light on the legal realities that individuals need to be aware of to ensure their safety and protect their rights this winter....
Ohio’s Alarming Trend in Fatal Crashes on Entrance and Exit Ramps
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Consumer Protection, Health & Wellness, In the news, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on January 17, 2024
In a recent study conducted by a legal funding company, which analyzed crash data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Ohio emerges as one of the most dangerous states for fatal crashes on entrance and exit ramps. Over the five-year study period, Ohio witnessed a staggering 158 deadly crashes associated with on and...
Attention Dawg Pound! Our Survival Guide for Browns Fans During Playoff Week
Posted in Community Outreach on January 9, 2024
Being a Browns fan is a unique experience. Who thought that 2023 would bring us an 11-6 playoff season? Fear not, dear Browns fans, for we present you with the ultimate survival guide to navigate this chaotic but exhilarating week. Invest in an Emotional Shield Consider a Browns-themed emotional shield – maybe a foam...