How Do You Prove Negligence in a Slip and Fall?

Proving Slip and Fall Negligence | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

Ultimately, recovering compensation for the damages you have sustained in a slip and fall accident comes down to proving negligence on the part of the property owner or another individual responsible for keeping the premises safe. Proving negligence, however, is not always simple. The fact that you were hurt by a dangerous condition on someone’s […]

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How Do You Prove a Product Is Defective?

Proving a Product Defect | Hauptman O'Brien Wolf & Lathrop

When someone is injured by a defective product, they often don’t realize the cause. After all, we assume that the products we purchase are safe. We assume their design and production were tightly controlled, that they have been tested thoroughly, and that we would be fully warned of any potential risk the product poses to […]

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Is It Worth Getting a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Why You Should Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer

Being seriously injured is a difficult, disorienting experience. You may be facing substantial medical bills, you may not be able to work, and you might even be facing long-term changes to your life. You may also be unsure how to move forward, especially if someone else’s negligence caused your injuries. If you are facing this […]

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How to Avoid a Motorcycle Accident

Avoiding a Motorcycle Crash

Motorcyclists are at a much greater risk of serious injury when accidents happen. Therefore, it is extremely important for riders to do everything they can to avoid collisions. The following tips can help you stay safe on your next ride. However, motorcycle accidents aren’t always avoidable. Sometimes they are caused by the negligence of other […]

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