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Social media in Maryland and personal injury

Social media and the access to millions of people with the click of a button has transformed the way the world works and communicates. From global companies to local Maryland elementary schools, the use of social media and other platforms has become the new way of connecting with others. Unfortunately, with the access by so many to such a broad and often unfiltered means of communicating, the ability by those who have malicious intent to reach and cause personal injury to others, whether directly or indirectly, has reached epic proportions.

Flying ice from vehicles in Maryland lead to personal injury

Most Marylander's thought they had escaped winters snowy clutch, but a nor'easter dropped roughly 10 inches of snow on much of the state on March 14. Children basked in snow angels and snowball fights, delighted in sleigh riding and indulged in hot chocolate. Those brave enough or seriously determined, chipped ice off windshields and shoveled snow from driveways and curb sides preparing to navigate the roadways. Some motorists, however, hopped in the car and headed out, not realizing what dangerous and probable personal injury projectiles they could be driving with.

Recent Maryland car accident

There are a multitude of traffic laws -- from obeying stop and posted speed limit signs to staying in the correct lane of traffic -- that are intended to keep Maryland residents safe . While some motorists may, from time to time, be tempted to ignore a law or two, some laws, if broken -- especially laws surrounding the use of alcohol and speed-- may lead directly to another person's death. For example, one motorist who was allegedly driving drunk and speeding was involved in a car accident that took the life of a child.

Suspected drunk driver involved in Maryland car accident

Being involved in a wreck with a drunk driver can be a frightening experience. The situation can be even more unfortunate if serious injuries result from the car accident. After such an event, criminal charges will likely be filed against the drunk driver, and any injured parties may wish to file civil claims of their own.

Maryland car accident leads to death

Having a good time with friends is something that many individuals enjoy. However, a good time could quickly turn into a devastating situation if a car accident takes place. Even if only one vehicle is involved, the outcomes could be tragic, and individuals who lose a loved one in such an event may find themselves wondering how to pick up the pieces. 

The basics of a personal injury suit in Maryland

People from all walks of life are injured every single day in Maryland under various circumstances. Frequent causes of personal injury may include accidents at work, car accidents, defective products, as well as assault. Regardless of the specifics, when other parties are the ones responsible for the incidents, injured victims are fully within their rights to file legal claims in civil court in order to seek full recovery for their monetary losses.

Maryland wheelchair-bound man dies in recent car accident

A fatal accident recently occurred in Montgomery County that took the life of a man in a wheelchair. The man died on a recent Sunday in May in Rockville after Montgomery County police say he was struck by a car while crossing the street. When a Maryland resident is killed in a car accident due to the negligence of another driver, the victim's loved ones are typically entitled to file a wrongful death claim against the responsible party.

Personal injury in Maryland: How to seek recovery from losses

People are injured every day in Maryland under various circumstances. Frequent causes of personal injury include car accidents, mishaps on the job, defective products and personal assault. Regardless of specific details, when other parties are responsible for the incidents, injured victims are protected by law with the ability to file legal claims in civil court to seek full recovery from their losses.

Maryland car accident leaves two killed, two critically injured

When a car accident happens, the victims who survive them often say they happened in the blink of an eye. One moment, everything is okay, the next, the victims' lives are changed dramatically, sometimes forever. A recent car accident claimed the life of two individuals and left two others in critical condition.

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