Blog: Personal Injury

  • What to Do if a Dog Bites You

    Jun 4, 2024

    A dog’s front teeth will compress your tissue while its smaller teeth will tear your skin, leaving you with an open and jagged wound. Aside from the pain, dog bites can quickly become infected, turning into a severe injury. That is why it is paramount to seek professional medical attention as soon as possible and within at least eight hours of the bite. Steps for Treating a Dog Bite In the moments immediately following the...
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  • Do’s and Don’ts: Navigating Insurance Claims After Personal Injury in New Jersey

    Mar 13, 2024

    Experiencing a personal injury in New Jersey can be both physically and emotionally distressing. Whether it’s a result of a car accident, a workplace mishap, or a slip-and-fall incident, the aftermath involves not only recovering from the injury but also handling potentially complex insurance claims. At The Law Offices of Richard A. Stoloff, we understand how crucial it is to manage these claims effectively to secure the compensation you rightfully deserve. This comprehensive guide will...
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  • What Are The Most Common Personal Injury Cases in NJ?

    Feb 14, 2024

    Life can take an unexpected turn following an accident, leaving victims and their families in a state of upheaval. In New Jersey, grasping the complexities of personal injury cases is crucial for those seeking rightful compensation and justice. The Law Offices of Richard A. Stoloff is committed to offering unmatched support and legal guidance, helping you navigate your legal journey with empathy and professionalism. This article aims to shed light on New Jersey's most common...
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  • Navigating Icy Conditions: What Are Your Rights After a Winter Weather Injury in South Jersey?

    Jan 9, 2024

    As residents of South Jersey, we are no strangers to the often perilous winter landscapes. The beauty of snow-blanketed streets comes with a hidden danger: icy conditions that significantly increase the risk of accidents. These conditions can lead to severe injuries, not only causing physical pain but also emotional distress and financial strain. If you have suffered an injury from icy conditions due to another's negligence you have the right to seek justice and compensation...
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  • Understanding Catastrophic vs. Personal Injuries: Key Distinctions in New Jersey

    Oct 5, 2023

    In the realm of personal injury law, the terminology used can often be intricate and occasionally puzzling for those unfamiliar with the legal landscape. Among these, two terms frequently arise in discussions: “catastrophic injuries” and “personal injuries.” While they may seem synonymous at first glance, in New Jersey, there are crucial distinctions between them. This article delves deep into the nuances and outlines the vital differences that everyone should be aware of. What is a...
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  • Safety First: Essential Tips for Preventing Summer Boating Accidents

    Jun 13, 2023

    As the summer season arrives, many people eagerly take to the waters for recreational boating activities. While boating can be a wonderful way to enjoy the warm weather and scenic beauty of the state, it is crucial to prioritize safety on the water. Boating accidents can lead to severe personal injuries, property damage, and even the loss of life. To help ensure a safe and enjoyable boating experience, we have compiled essential tips to prevent...
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  • What You Need to Know About Traumatic Brain Injury Claims in NJ & PA

    May 2, 2023

    A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a severe head injury that can have life-altering consequences. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), over 50,000 people in the United States die each year as a result of TBI, and thousands more are left with permanent disabilities. If you or a loved one has suffered a TBI due to someone else’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Here’s...
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  • Common Causes of Hotel Injuries and How to Pursue a Claim

    Apr 13, 2023

    Hotels are meant to be places of relaxation, comfort, and safety for travelers, but unfortunately, accidents and injuries still occur. A hotel injury can happen for various reasons, such as the negligence of the hotel staff, defective products or equipment, unsafe conditions on the hotel property, and more. In some cases, injuries can be severe and require medical attention, leading to unexpected medical bills and lost wages. If you or a loved one has been...
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  • How to Collect Your Personal Injury Award

    Aug 9, 2022

    If you’re injured in an accident, chances are, you have a lot of expenses. You may have high medical bills or vehicle repair costs. If you’re unable to work, you may find it difficult to keep up with your usual household costs, as well as these bills. One of the best ways to collect the funds you need to deal with these costs is through a personal injury claim. What is a Personal Injury Claim?...
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  • Filing a Hotel Accident Injury Claim

    Aug 6, 2022

    With the holidays right around the corner, you may have travel plans already lined up. Some of these holiday plans may include hotel stays. While staying in a hotel should be enjoyable, it can come with a few risks. You rely on the hotel staff to properly maintain the hotel so that it’s safe for you and your family. When they fail to do this and an injury occurs, it’s important to know which steps...
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