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America’s founders had a strong dislike of government intruding unnecessarily into private citizens’ lives. The U.S. Constitution’s Fourth Amendment protects against unreasonable searches and seizures, and its Eighth Amendment against cruel and unusual punishment.
After an accident, what’s most important is making sure injured victims receive the medical treatment they need: ambulance transportation, emergency room care, X-rays, surgery, hospitalization, anesthesia, medication, physical therapy and more.
The human body is amazingly resilient, and yet the impact to soft tissues after a fall, a vehicle accident, or repetitive motion from work tasks can have serious, painful and long-lasting consequences.
The average car has about 30,000 parts, and fortunately, most of the time, they work together properly so we can travel safely. However, like any machine, cars don’t always operate as they should.
The idea behind no-fault insurance is simple: To keep court dockets from being overwhelmed by a large number of automobile accident cases, PIP requires each party involved to file a claim with its insurance company first.
Personal injuries are very common and can include harm caused by car accidents, slip-and-falls, defective products, medical malpractice, workplace accidents, dog bites, and much more. If your injuries were minor, it might be enough to file a claim with the wrongful party’s insurance company and accept their payment.
When many of us hear the word “malpractice,” we think of medical doctors who, through negligence or improper actions, have caused injury to patients. However, that is only one group of healthcare practitioners.
Some words can be used interchangeably and mean the same thing, such as hot dog and frankfurter. The language used in law, however, is very precise. Two terms that sometimes confuse the public are bodily injury and personal injury. Under New York law, they are related but different.
The months and weeks leading to a baby’s birth are often filled with joyful anticipation. However, sometimes the unexpected happens, such as a car accident. Injuries to the mother and unborn child can range from seemingly minor to the most serious, including those resulting in death.