You are a CNA, if a mental patient attacked and bit you they may have no liability. But just being a CNA does not mean that you assume the risk of being bitten as a part of your job function. The Biter may be personally liable to you for assault, battery or infliction of emotional distress, and...Read more »
I am sorry to hear of your injury. Assuming this is a Pennsylvania case, your potential benefits would likely be confined to workers' compensation which would only cover related wage loss and related medical bills. If you suffered a psychological injury as a result of this attack, treatment...Read more »
A Pennsylvania attorney could advise best, but your post remains open for a week. As a general premise, mental anguish could possibly be an element of a claim that involves substantial physical injuries. Additionally, there is the tort of intentional infliction of emotional distress. However, keep...Read more »
You should consult a lawyer in your home state to answer this question. The answer depends on a number of factors and the following list is not exhaustive: (1) does the offer fairly compensate you; (2) have you considered whether you will need future care and will you incur other medical expenses...Read more »
I never filed a police report, but was preyed on by my friend's friend, having made it known I was not interested in sexual contact multiple times before going to sleep. He waited until I was asleep in my own bed, to "make his move." I suffer from PTSD and am seeing a therapist now,... Read more »
The Wall and Driveway were added about 30 years ago with the approval of our Upper Providence zoning officials. The Wall is about 6 ' tall and if a Child fell off, they could be badly injured. How can our legal responsibility be determined ?
I have text messages of him getting upset that i was texting my ex. I wanted my shirt back of that she had and he was saying to stop texting her if not he can go about it another way. I texted him saying I'm not here to take her back or anything i just wanted to ask her a question about... Read more »
If you have an unsure immigration status, it's always risky to contact the police. I'm not an immigration attorney, and do not know about the nuances of your DACA status. You should speak to an immigration attorney about that.
In general, however, it sounds like this is not...Read more »
Personal insurance covered everything when stores should have, so they taking for every doc visit, which still happens frequently. Delays seem to be from our own lawyer at this point, we were told to sign months ago, without being able to see itemized receipt even though we asked for it. The... Read more »
If lawyer is out of country and has access to email, that should still enable wrapping up paperwork for case. If you are able to establish email contact and carrier is willing to work with digital scans of releases, lien forms, and other related paperwork for closing out the case, that might be an...Read more »
I'm sorry about your injuries. A Pennsylvania attorney would really need to answer your question, as it would involve state law regarding statutes of limitations. But your question remains open for two weeks. Contact a Pennsylvania attorney to discuss these, but I'm afraid that in most...Read more »
While waiting with no explanation, transplant became impossible and was told without treatment life expectancy is 6 months to less than a year. Only when asked why the transplant was being delayed, office staff had no answer and doctors were not available for weeks.
A Pennsylvania attorney could best answer your question, as it could be defined under state law. As a general point, public entities such as school districts could have short notice of claim requirements. Good luck
I slipped and hit my head at my place of employment but was not on the clock. ER diagnosed me with a concussion and whiplash. I've been off work since Nov. 8th. My employer said her insurance doesnt cover missed wages.
You should consult a worker's compensation lawyer to see if you have a worker's compensation claim even though you were not on the clock. Secondly, if you fell because of the employer's negligence, the employer's liability insurance would potentially be responsible for lost...Read more »
It very well could be. However, you would need an independent expert to offer an opinion that these conditions existed at the time of the inspection, were within the scope of work undertaken by the initial inspector, and ought to have been discovered.
A Pennsylvania attorney could advise you in the best manner, but your question remains open for a week. You're the one who must decide whether you choose to open a claim. Whether your claim has strong merit is something you could better determine by consulting with an injury attorney in...Read more »
I reported this to the security on the cruise ship and they told me that they had no cameras in anywhere. I was punched by a man on deck 10 of the ship. I have a huge black eye from this. I live in Pennsylvania. Is there a way I Can I still pursue this
If your son went on the neighbors property then the neighbor doesn't have an obligation to know your son will engage in vandalism. If your son is young how did he get to the neighbors yard? Who was watching him?
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