Although Legionnaires’ Disease has been around since 1976, a major outbreak in Union County and several other regions in 2019 has unearthed a plethora of serious questions and concerns. So far, in Union County alone, there have been 22 registered cases and five deaths as a result of this Legionnaires’ outbreak. A DOH official stated…

While working as a toll collector, Cynthia Fernandez liked to say goodbye to customers by saying, “Have a nice day; God bless you,” a reference to her Christian faith. But according to Cynthia, her employer told her she was not allowed to say “God bless you” to customers, out of fear that non-Christians would be…

‘If You Hemorrhage, Don’t Clean Up’: Advice From Mothers Who Almost Died Four days after Marie McCausland delivered her first child in May, she knew something was very wrong. She had intense pain in her upper chest, her blood pressure was rising, and she was so swollen that she barely recognized herself in the mirror….

Speeding is defined as exceeding the posted speed limit or driving too fast for present road conditions. Speed limit signs posted on roadways are there for a reason – to help ensure all motorists are safely operating their vehicles. When drivers obey posted speed limits, it usually enables them to maintain control of their vehicles,…

New Jersey Boat and Watercraft Accident Lawyers New Jersey’s coastline extends over 130 miles and currently has over 170,000 registered boats.  According to the U.S. Coast Guard, there are over 100 Boat and Watercraft Accidents every year in New Jersey.  Because occupants of boats are usually not restrained, boating accidents can have serious consequences especially…

REAR-END COLLISION ACCIDENT The most common form of collisions in the US is when one vehicle strikes another in the rear.  Driver inattention, following too closely or adverse road conditions are some causes of these types of collisions. A rear-end collision is most likely to occur during a traffic jam with stop-and-go traffic because there…

Representing Drunk Drivers in New Jersey The repercussions of driving drunk in New Jersey are among the harshest in the nation.  In New Jersey, drunk-driving is treated like a traffic offense.  Therefore, you cannot have your case tried by a jury, only by a judge.  In other states, it’s considered a crime.  A drunk-driving conviction…

Representing Victims of Pedestrian Accidents in New Jersey As the victim of a pedestrian accident, you have the burden of proof when it comes to establishing liability.  Therefore, you must be able to show evidence that the other party was at fault.  According to the NHTSA, in 2013, pedestrians were one of the few groups…

NEW JERSEY ALL TERRAIN VEHICLE (ATV) ACCIDENT ATTORNEYS Representing Victims of ATV Accidents In New Jersey All-terrain vehicles, or commonly called ATVs, provide many hours of fun for kids and adults of all ages.  Unlike other motor vehicles, ATVs are not strictly regulated.  In fact, in New Jersey, a child as young as 14 years…