If you have been injured in a slip-and-fall accident, you may have a valid personal injury case. It is possible that conditions beyond your control contributed to your fall. Those responsible for preventing a dangerous property condition could be financially liable for injuries and medical expenses resulting from a slip-and-fall accident.
In collisions between motor vehicles and motorcycles, it is not uncommon for motorcycle riders to lose their lives or suffer catastrophic injuries. While most drivers of vehicles are protected by state-of-the-art safety features, which have been designed and tested to prevent occupants from suffering injuries, motorcyclists typically have very little protection. A highway in Oklahoma was recently the scene of a fatal car crash that left three motorcyclists dead.
After a work accident, some Oklahoma employees may be entitled to workers' compensation benefits in order to cover the cost of medical treatment and other expenses. While most people employed in the state are eligible for workers' compensation benefits, there are exceptions. Every employee has the right to a clear explanation of his or benefits and rights, as well as what to expect after a work accident.
Oklahoma readers have likely heard about the many car accidents caused by faulty ignition switches in certain models of GM vehicles. These car accidents were caused by ignition switches failing while vehicles were in use, causing many accidents and fatalities. The number of confirmed deaths due to these incidents continues to rise, and it is now at 57.