It would depend on the circumstances. Two influencing factors are: If you obtained injuries that are proven to be related to the fall, AND it can be determined they did not follow the standard of care.
I fell at home went to hospital were I’m admitted and they can’t do any test where I’m in extreme pain in my back cause of my weight then I had a chest pain and they couldn’t due anything cause of my weight
You can file a claim with the police. You may have a claim for intentional infliction of emotional distress but those are very technical. I can give you names of attorneys who may be able to help depending on your geographic area.
You would have to check the indices of the Prothonotary/Clerk of Courts/Clerk of Judicial Records for the County where the dentist is located. Since you are not a lawyer and would not have access to the electronic records, you would probably have to go to the office personally and request...Read more »
I suggest first making a claim with their homeowner's insurance, and see where things go from there. If you're not satisfied with the settlement offer, then you could sue your mother and girlfriend, and the insurance company would defend the lawsuit -- and ultimately pay for any civil verdict you...Read more »
Car came out from side street when we were already crossing. Struck my dog, I got pulled down backward by the dog leash. I screamed for person to stop. She never looked up. My dog was able to get up an get across street. I ran after her. Person stopped briefly and left. I got make/model/color of... Read more »
Your case can be pursued both criminally and civilly.
With respect to criminal prosecution, it is not your decision whether charges are filed. The local police department that responded to your call and the district attorney for the county in which this incident occurred have complete...Read more »
I have a bulging disc in l5 and it was caused by moving a queen mattress by myself. I am on light duty but walk around 12 miles a week.I can’t stay home because I need a check,but now back is worse than was when I hurt it 4months ago
I have no idea what type of adjuster, was it an on the job injury etc. if it was on the job contact a member of the Pa. Assn for Justice who handles workers comp who is in the county where this happened. They give free consultations.
I know that they run many risk in doing so and have tried to talk them out of doing this. I am just concerned that since they live with me and have nothing but their car in their name that if there was an accident and heaven forbid someone was injured, could legal action be taken against me since... Read more »
They could be, but how long that takes would depend upon the complexity of the case, the number of parties, the amount of time it takes to complete discovery (which can be lengthy in such cases because of extensive expert testimony), and the inclination of the parties to negotiate as the...Read more »
My boyfriend wants me to file for him to pay me $1 for damages, in case we break up for damages. He is afraid I will take him to court for damages or have him arrested because he had been physically abusive to the point I've had to have surgery to fix my nose. He knows I have photos and proof,... Read more »
You're asking an attorney on here to explain to you what your boyfriend is thinking. Impossible.
But perhaps re-read your question to yourself, and then ask *yourself* a deeper question: why are you even with this guy? He broke your nose, and now is dreaming up some half-cocked plan to...Read more »
All he got were 4 violations, the worst of which was Careless Driving. He has a prior DUI from 2013, but police said there was no indication of that this time. There was no blood drawn. These violations were entered in county court on November 2nd 2018 and I believe he has 10 days to make a... Read more »
I will be happy to represent you and your family in the civil case. In working on the civil case I will push what can be pushed in the criminal case. My office number is 412-391-7135. Web site www.tarasilaw.com
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