What Are the Grades of a Spinal Cord Injury?

How Spinal Cord Injuries Are Graded | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

Few injuries are as painful and traumatizing as spinal cord injuries. Injury to the spine often makes it challenging to live an active life, work, and take care of your loved ones. The devastation of a spinal cord injury is magnified when the negligence of another is the cause of your trauma. From careless drivers […]

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What Is the Value of My Personal Injury Claim?

Calculating a Personal Injury Claim | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

If you are wondering how much you may be able to recover in compensation after a personal injury, the short answer is that it depends. Personal injury claims can be worth anywhere from thousands to millions of dollars, depending on a multitude of factors. By understanding how personal injury damages are calculated, you can begin […]

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What Are the Psychological Effects of a Car Accident?

Car Accidents and Mental Health | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

Note: If you are struggling with your mental health, we encourage you to reach out to your healthcare provider or SAMHSA’s National Helpline. Car accidents affect people in many different ways. There are, of course, the physical effects. Accidents can cause broken bones, burns, lacerations, and other life-altering injuries. Then there are the psychological effects. […]

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When Should You Contact a Lawyer for Medical Malpractice?

Why You Need a Medical Malpractice Attorney | Hauptman, O'Brien, Wolf and Lathrop

We rely on medical professionals to diagnose and treat injuries and illnesses and to provide us with accurate information on the state of our health. And yet, the healthcare system can seem broken when you find yourself in the middle of it. You can start to feel like a number instead of a name. In […]

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