No More Warnings! Ticketing Now Begins for Ohio’s New Distracted Driving Law
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, In the news, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on October 5, 2023
On April 4, the state of Ohio implemented a new distracted driving law, significantly changing how we handle mobile devices while behind the wheel. This law now categorizes the use of cell phones or any electronic devices while driving as a primary offense, which means that law enforcement officers have the authority to pull...
Legal Rights for Breast Cancer Patients in Ohio Employment and Disability Accommodations
Posted in Health & Wellness, Workplace Injuries and Claims on October 4, 2023
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a month dedicated to education, early detection, and fostering a sense of community to address one of the most prevalent health challenges globally. In this blog post, we’ll explore the importance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and dive into the legal rights and workplace accommodations available to breast...
Everything You Need to Know About Filing a Fall Sports Injury Lawsuit
Posted in Accident & Injury, Health & Wellness on September 28, 2023
Participating in fall sports can be thrilling but comes with inherent risks. In the unfortunate event of an injury during a fall sports activity, you may face medical bills, pain, and uncertainty about the future. Understanding the legal process of filing a personal injury lawsuit related to fall sports is crucial to protecting your...
Whistleblower Doctors Shed Light on Patient Safety and Medicare Fraud with Concurrent Surgeries and Double-Billing
Posted in Accident & Injury, Consumer Protection, Drug & Medical Devices, Health & Wellness, Medical Malpractice on September 21, 2023
By James M. Kelley III Doctors at some large teaching hospitals in the United States are speaking out against a concerning practice that jeopardizes patient safety and potentially defrauds Medicare. Surgeons, they claim, are scheduling multiple operations simultaneously, leaving critical portions unattended, and then billing for services they still need to provide fully. In...
Why You Shouldn’t Post on Social Media About Your Accident
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Health & Wellness, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on September 14, 2023
In today’s digital age, sharing every aspect of our lives on social media has become second nature. However, posting about your accident on social media can have unintended and detrimental consequences regarding personal injury cases. In this blog post, we’ll explore why you should exercise caution and refrain from discussing your accident on social...
What You Need to Know About the LifeAct Move for Mental Health 5K Run/1 Mile Walk
Posted in Community Outreach, Health & Wellness on September 7, 2023
Are you ready to make a difference in the lives of young people and join the fight against teen suicide? Mark your calendars for this Sunday, September 10, 2023, for the inaugural “Move for Mental Health” event at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. In partnership with “World Suicide Prevention Day,” this 5K Run and 1 Mile...
When TikTok Medical Advice Leads to Harm
Posted in Consumer Protection, Health & Wellness, In the news, Medical Malpractice on August 30, 2023
In the digital information age, social media platforms like TikTok have become a breeding ground for content creators, including self-proclaimed “TikTok doctors” who offer medical advice and insights to their followers. While this accessibility to information can be empowering, it also raises important questions about the legal liability that arises when individuals follow the...
Understanding the Importance of Staying Safe Around School Buses
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Health & Wellness, Truck Accident on August 22, 2023
By William J. Price As parents and commuters, it’s essential to know how to safely navigate around school buses during their stops to pick up or drop off children. School buses are responsible for the safe transportation of young students, and understanding their signaling systems is crucial to ensuring the safety of everyone on...
How Personal Stories Shape Juror Perceptions in Legal Battles
Posted in Accident & Injury, Health & Wellness on August 9, 2023
By William J. Price In legal battles, one of the most intriguing and perhaps unpredictable elements lies in the hands of a group of individuals who often remain unknown until the moment of truth arrives: the jurors. These everyday citizens are entrusted with the significant responsibility of deciding the outcome of a case. These...
Everything You Need to Know About E-Bike Laws in Ohio
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident on August 4, 2023
E-bikes, or electric bikes, have gained immense popularity in recent years as a convenient and eco-friendly mode of transportation. While these electric-powered bicycles offer numerous benefits, they also have specific risks, mainly related to accidents and safety. In this blog post, we will explore what e-bikes are, examine accident statistics, discuss Ohio laws concerning...