Steps to Take After an Auto Accident That Wasn’t Your Fault

As auto accident attorneys in Cleveland, Ohio, we know that securing a fair settlement on a personal injury insurance claim becomes a lot easier when a crash victim takes the following steps after another driver hits him or her.   Call 9-1-1 The victim may be too injured to do this, but state law requires […]

What You Can Do to Avoid Making Errors When Filing a Workers’ Comp Claim

A typo or two on your Ohio workers’ compensation application usually won’t result in a denial of temporary disability benefits and replacement wages. What will cost you workers’ comp payments are big, yet avoidable, errors like waiting too long to request benefits or failing to produce key documents. Working with an experienced workers’ comp lawyer […]

What Exactly Is an Intentional Tort?

How do you define intentional tort? This is the most-common question we get as intentional tort attorneys. Lucky for us, a straightforward answer exists. Understanding the meaning of the legal term “intentional tort” requires defining the two words in reverse order. First, a “tort” is a legal wrong. The victim of a tort has the […]

What You Need to Know Before You File a TBI Lawsuit in Ohio

Some of the toughest cases we take in central Ohio are traumatic brain injury lawsuits. The disabilities and chronic pain associated with TBIs may not be immediately obvious and proving that another person or a company inflicted the injury is always a legal challenge. At the same time, we welcome opportunities to fight for TBI […]

Pedestrian Accident Lawsuit: Things You Need to Know

Navigating the roads, as a pedestrian, can place you in risky situations. If the unfortunate were to occur and you were struck by a vehicle, here are some important things you need to know. It is the obligation of both the driver and pedestrian to travel with caution. When traveling on the roadways, it is […]

An Overview of the Ohio Car Accident Settlement Process and Timeline

Following a car accident caused by another driver, take these steps to request and secure an Ohio car accident settlement from the at-fault driver’s insurance company. Call 911 — Ohio law requires people to alert police and emergency medical personnel whenever a crash with injuries happens on a public road or highway. You would want […]

Bike Accident Settlements: How They Work and What to Expect

Most of the time bike accidents are not a serious matter. They don’t often require trips to the hospital and expensive medical bills. But as can be expected, this is certainly not the case when a bike and a car are in a crash. In these unfortunate occurrences, riders are often injured and incur at […]

Who is Liable in a Electric Bird Scooter Accident?

Electric scooters are becoming an increasingly popular mode of transport in cities across the US. Companies like Bird are scattering their motorized scooters throughout major cities throughout the country to entice riders to hop aboard. And as their popularity grows, so too does the number of riders who are injured. Users can purchase a ride […]

Scooter Accidents in Columbus, Ohio – Liability and Insurance Issues

Segways, hoverboards, Uber/Lyft and now the newest transportation trend: motorized scooters. Motorized scooters have overtaken the streets of Columbus, Ohio thanks to a company by the name of “Bird.” Bird allows riders to unlock a motorized scooter for $1 and ride them for 5 cents per minute. As long as you upload your driver’s license […]

What You Can Do to Prevent Errors in Your Workers’ Comp Claim

The workers’ compensation application process is rife with pitfalls. In fact, an injured or ill worker would not be wrong to suspect that many of the obstacles he or she encounters exist specifically to derail applications and provide grounds for denying claims. Partnering with an experienced and caring workers’ compensation attorney in Columbus, Ohio, will […]