Drunk Driving – The Scourge of America

The holiday season is now over. And once again, drunk drivers got top billing. How bad is it? The Christmas holiday period usually ends up costing 320 lives lost on the nation’s roads every year. Another 365 fatalities happen during the three-day New Year's holiday...

Scuba Diving: How Dangerous Is It?

Until about 100 years ago, no-one had ever heard of scuba diving. Back then, diving was a dangerous activity: you wore a heavy suit and a metal helmet, and your air was delivered by a long pipe fed from the surface. Then came SCUBA - an acronym for “Self-Contained...

How does a lawsuit settlement work?

One of the questions clients frequently ask is, “How does a lawsuit settlement work and what are my injuries worth?” The lawsuit process and amount of injury compensation vary widely. The extent of the client’s injury and the time needed to recover from injuries will...

Recent Amusement Park Injuries Raise Red Flags

On Sunday, August 7, 10-year-old Caleb Schwab climbed aboard a seat for the ride of a lifetime – a 17-story plunge down the world’s tallest waterslide known as the Verruckt (“insane” in German). His family never saw the boy alive again. It has been confirmed that the...