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What Laws Apply to Drowning Accident Cases?

More than 3,500 people unintentionally drown each year in non-boating-related incidents, and 20 percent of drowning victims are under the age of 15. That translates to 10 drowning fatalities every day, two of whom are children — a rate which makes drowning the second leading cause of death among those under 15. In addition, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that for…

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Celebrate National Safety Month This June

According to the National Safety Council (NSC), preventable accidental injuries are currently the fourth-leading cause of death in the United States. In 2014 alone, there were a total of 136,053 deaths caused by preventable accidents. The most common types of accidents were falls, motor vehicle crashes, and poisonings.

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Safe Cycling, Walking, and Jogging Tips for Spring

  Spring has sprung. As the daily temperature increases, we will inevitably see a blossoming of walkers, joggers, runners, and cyclists on and along our streets. With this uptick in outdoor activity, though, comes the responsibility of pedestrians, bicyclists, and car and truck drivers to stay on alert and practice safe habits to avoid a…

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A Brief Anatomy of an Injury Lawsuit

After a catastrophic injury, putting your life back together and moving toward some sense of normality and closure can be extremely difficult. For many victims, one of the most important steps toward this goal involves filing a lawsuit and holding the negligent parties who caused their injury accountable. Every successful catastrophic injury claim requires three…

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March Is Brain Injury Awareness Month

Brain injuries are a common but unspoken fact of life for many people. Millions of Americans are affected by traumatic brain injuries (also called TBIs), but because the effects aren’t necessarily outwardly visible, especially to strangers, many of them suffer in silence. Not only that, but people with brain injuries may avoid social situations due…

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Perry Charnoff Announces $500k Recovery in D.C. Case

Yesterday, the Perry Charnoff legal team secured a jury verdict of nearly $500,000 in favor of our client in a Washington D.C. medical malpractice case. The case involved a surgeon who decided to delay our client’s emergency surgery for appendicitis, at great cost to her health. Surgeon’s Delay Leads to Severe Complications for Patient Perry…

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