Atlantic City & Cape May Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Can I File a Lawsuit for a Slip and Fall Accident in New Jersey?

Posted on May 30, 2020 by Donald G. Targan & Associates
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Slip and fall accidents can leave survivors with catastrophic injuries. Brain injuries, spinal cord injuries and broken bones can seriously impact a person’s quality of life. Catastrophic injuries also keep accident survivors from being able to work, often permanently. In the worst-case scenario, a slip and fall accident victim can lose his or her life.  If you or a loved one suffered serious harm in a slip and fall accident, then you should know that it may be possible to seek compensation for your damages. New Jersey allows victims of negligence to file lawsuits to recover compensation. Depending on the circumstances, you may be able to file a premises liability lawsuit. Premises Liability in New Jersey Slip and fall claims fall under New Jersey premises liability law. This is where you file a lawsuit against a business or property owner for failing to remove or issue warnings about hazards. Businesses,…
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Do You Need to Worry About Nursing Home Negligence During the Coronavirus Pandemic?

Posted on April 30, 2020 by Donald G. Targan & Associates
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Coronavirus cases exist in all 50 states. No one is immune to the disease. However, the elderly have a higher risk for severe illness from COVID-19. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that people who live in a nursing home or long-term care facility are particularly vulnerable. Thus, nursing home staff must do everything they can to prevent COVID-19 from entering their facility. Many of these people are heroes. They work around the clock to protect their elderly residents. Yet, nursing home negligence is on the rise. Investigations into New Jersey nursing homes with high coronavirus deaths are currently underway. Is your loved one living in a New Jersey nursing home? Did he or she die after contracting the coronavirus? If so, then you should review your legal options. An Atlantic City wrongful death attorney will conduct an investigation to determine if the nursing home…
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Are You Ready for the New Jersey Motorcycle Season?

Posted on March 26, 2020 by Donald G. Targan & Associates
Traffic Accident Between A Car And A Motorcycle

New Jersey winters are hard on motorcyclists and their bikes. It forces riders to pine away for sunny riding days, and it forces their bikes into the garage for months. That’s not good for a rider or their bike. As we enter March, warmer weather is on the horizon. This means that motorcycle season is finally upon us. While this fact is sure to excite avid bikers, a word of caution is also advised. New Jersey’s track record with motorcycle fatalities has been spotty as of late. In 2017, the state saw an alarming increase in motorcycle-related deaths. Fortunately, 2018 saw a reverse in this trend, but motorcyclists still belong to the most vulnerable group of roadway motorists. For this reason, New Jersey bikers should take extra precautions when prepping to get back on the road this spring. Preparing for Motorcycle Season in New Jersey Having gone months without a…
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