Delaware Personal Injury & 

 Workers' Compensation Blog

July 3, 2018

The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ 2016 Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries reported that construction worker fatalities increased 6% between 2015 and 2016 (there is currently no report from 2017 to 2018). Struck-by incidents are one of the fatal four, a topic we have covered in the past. Struck-by incidents are responsible for 64% of construction workers deaths in 2016. From 2011-2015, more than 8...

October 5, 2017

The hassle of vehicle recalls can sometimes feel frequent and often. Sometimes these recalls are minor adjustments to the vehicle. Other times faulty airbags, defective windshield wipers, or issues with the braking system are major problems. Regardless of the severity of your recall, defects have been known to cause injuries or deaths.

Car accidents caused by manufacturer defects give the owner the...

September 28, 2017

A car accident is a traumatic and stressful experience. Accidents are even worse if the driver who hit you flees the scene. Hit and run accidents are not necessarily common; however, 11% of accidents reported one of the vehicles involved will flee the scene. With adrenaline and emotions pumping, you must remain calm and follow these steps.

  1. Obtain license plate number - Obtaining a license plate...

August 18, 2017

Ridesharing applications have exploded in popularity in recent years. The concept of a ridesharing app was developed in 2009. By 2012, Uber became an essential household name. According to Uber’s latest poll, Uber now has over 160,000 contracted drivers.

Despite Uber’s convenience and more economical transportation, there have been many serious incidents.  For example, in May of 2016, a driver was...

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