Lies and Lethal Mist...

Jackpot justice. Runaway juries awarding multimillion dollar verdicts to “barely injured” plaintiffs. These news items grab headlines and ignite public outcry about the civil justice system, especially when they apply to medical malpractice claims. Insurance companies and physicians scream...

Liability Concerns S...

As Hurricane Sandy continues to batter New Jersey, many utility companies are warning consumers to stay away from downed power lines and other hazards to limit potentially serious injuries in the storm’s wake. Informing customers to stay away from dangerous areas is crucial for companies to...

Hit-and-Run Victim i...

A 77-year-old victim of a hit-and-run accident in West New York, New Jersey remains in critical condition. NJ.com reports the woman, unidentified by police out of privacy concerns, is in a medically induced coma at Hackensack University Medical Center. The driver allegedly responsible for...

Philadelphia Cop, Ma...

A Philadelphia police officer, traveling to pick up Mayor Nutter, sustained serious injuries in a two-car collision on Tuesday morning. CBS Philadelphia is reporting Officer Nicholas Campolongo, 45-years-old, was driving in Fairmount Park close to Montgomery Drive when a civilian motorist...

Man in Critical Cond...

A 42-year-old man is in critical condition after plummeting 21 feet from an escalator at MetLife Stadium on Sunday. NJ.com. reports the man fell as he left a New York Giant’s home game with a small stage breaking his fall and keeping him from landing on hard concrete flooring. Emergency...

Red Light Cameras ar...

Red light cameras are supposed to increase safety at intersections by catching drivers running traffic lights or making illegal turns. At the intersection of Route 1 and Bakers Basin Road, the red light camera installed there appears to be having the opposite effect. The Lawrenceville Patch...