As you constantly traverse up and down sets of stairs, you need to do whatever it takes to remain safe at all times. Unfortunately, even if you're paying close attention to every step you take, there is a chance you could be involved in an accident.
As a shopper, you don't expect to suffer any type of injury. Unfortunately, just when you least expect it, something can go wrong.
As you drive down the highway, you will come in contact with one commercial truck after the next. Your goal is to share the road with these vehicles to ensure that everyone remains safe at all times.
If a dog bites you, there are many things you need to do. Above all else, make sure you receive immediate medical attention. By taking this approach, you can avoid a situation that worsens over time.
Shopping can be an enjoyable respite from the responsibilities of our lives if it means going to Dillard's or some other department store. Whether we have time for that or not, most all of us go to the grocery store at least once a week. However, shopping-related injuries can occur, and in many cases the store is to blame.
Wondering why the risk for pedestrians and sober drivers is so high when driving near a casino? Part of the reason is that casinos may end up over-serving their patrons. This can increase DUI accidents, which are often tragic when both parties are in motor vehicles and which can get far worse when one party is a pedestrian just trying to walk down a sidewalk or use a crosswalk.
Now that the summer is over, leaves are going to start falling for fall. That means that it is time for property owners to evaluate the safety of the premises to determine if the area is hazardous to people who are walking. Falling leaves can be slippery and slick, especially when they are wet. These leaves pose a slip-and-fall threat to some people.
As parents throughout Mississippi send their kids back to school, they worry about their safety. Schools are responsible for the physical and emotional well-being of their students. However, sometimes, they don't live up to that responsibility. If a child is harmed or worse, it may be possible to hold school administrators, teachers, other employees and the school district itself liable.
Once again, a serious accident has occurred aboard a cruise ship. In this case, the victim is an 8-year-old boy. He was on the cruise line's Anthem of the Seas ship that had just left the port in Bayonne, New Jersey, when he was found in one of the ship's pools.
In the aftermath of the tragic death of a 2-year-old boy who was killed by an alligator at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and Spa earlier this month, legal experts are weighing in on what responsibility Disney bears and what their best legal strategy is.