Entries by Pete Burns

Who Is Responsible If My Child Is Injured at Summer Camp?

If your child has been injured at summer camp, you might be wondering who can be held liable for the injury and whether you might be able to recover damages. Summer camp injury claims tend to be more complicated than other types of personal injury claims – largely due to the fact that parents are […]

What You Need to Know About Red Light Running Accidents

Traffic lights are legally binding instructions for drivers, not suggestions. Yet, a surprising number of drivers seem to treat red lights as just that, choosing to run a light if it’s close or blowing through it completely if it’s late and no one’s around. This type of carelessness can have serious consequences, as seen by […]

How Wheelchair Ramps Can Be Dangerous

Accessibility is an important part of society, allowing those with a range of disabilities to be active participants in their communities. However, accessibility and disability accommodations have to be done properly to make a difference. When executed without forethought or planning, these accommodations are at best, unhelpful—at worst, incredibly dangerous for users. Has an unsafe […]

How to Care for a Loved One with a Spinal Cord Injury

A spinal cord injury can cause a wide range of physical issues, from paralysis and chronic pain to fecal and urinary incontinence. These injuries generally last a lifetime, with patients seeing minimal to no improvement after the initial healing period. If someone you love has a spinal cord injury and you’ve decided to take on […]