Effects of Nicotine on the Teenage Brain

While there has been much reported on the correlation between vaping and severe lung injury, the impact of vaping on the brains of teenagers may not be fully known until years down the road. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in 2019…

Stay Safe This Super Bowl Weekend

Game day is approaching fast. For most Americans, that means huddling around the television—as well as making a few passes at the buffet table. For those of us who have to travel, it could mean an added danger of injury—or even death. In the United…

The Dangers of Trampolines

More than a million emergency calls were made for trampoline-related injuries between 2002 and 2011, according to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS). Trampolining carries an enormous risk of injury and legal liability. We represent clients who have sustained serious extremity and neck injuries…

Johnson & Johnson To Pay $417 Million In Talcum Powder Case

Johnson & Johnson lost a $417 million lawsuit against a 63-year-old California woman who developed ovarian cancer after using the company’s baby powder for decades. Her settlement included $70 million in compensatory damages, as well as $347 million in punitive damages. Eva Echeverria is amongst…

Can Eating Chocolate Really Be Good for your Health?

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, now is a great time to talk about chocolate! Did you know that eating chocolate may actually have health benefits? It’s true! According to research, consuming chocolate in moderation helps lower cholesterol and improve blood pressure. It may…

Safe Rides Home This Holiday Season

Our firm wants to wish you a wonderful holiday season and remind you to stay safe when you're out celebrating!And to help you do that we're offering free, safe rides home starting December 23rd through January 2nd.Just download our GetCarter! App and click to Call…

Your Legal Rights After a Burn Injury

Burn injuries are some of the most painful injuries a person can sustain, resulting in a slow healing process and potentially in permanent scarring. Severe burn injuries can leave a victim permanently disfigured and/or in need of significant surgeries to repair the damage to the…