Large trucks present special dangers on the road. They’re harder to maneuver, take longer to stop, and have larger blind spots than passenger vehicles. And because they are so much larger and heavier than cars and SUVs, they’re … [Read more...] about The Danger of Ohio Tanker Truck Accidents
For most injured Ohio workers, workers’ compensation is the first--and perhaps only--source of compensation. That’s because in Ohio, workers’ compensation is an exclusive remedy. That means an employee injured on the job typically … [Read more...] about Injured on the Job in Ohio: Now What?
You’ve undoubtedly seen public service announcements, signage, and other warnings about slowing down and being alert when driving in work zones to avoid injuring or killing road workers. Still, between 2016 and early May of 2021, … [Read more...] about Ohio Work Zone Accidents: Statistics & Liability
The USA Swimming Foundation says Ohio ranked # 4 for kids under the age of 16 drowning in pools and spas in 2019. Each of the top three states--Texas, California, and Florida--is a year-round warm weather state. There were 14 … [Read more...] about Ohio 4th Deadliest State for Child Pool and Spa Drownings
A recent study released by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety (AAA) revealed that one simple choice could significantly improve traffic safety: just do what you already know is right. Dangerous Driving Behaviors The 2019 … [Read more...] about Identifying Dangerous Driving Behaviors: Making Ohio Roads Safer
Generally, the term “catastrophic” means “involving sudden great damage.” That’s a pretty good description of a catastrophic injury, but Ohio law is more specific. The type of injury generally described as “catastrophic” in an … [Read more...] about What is a Catastrophic Injury Under Ohio Law?