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December 15, 2015
The consumer watchdog group World Against Toys Causing Harm, Inc. (“W.A.T.C.H.) has published its 2015 list of the “10 Worst Toys,” chosen for the safety hazards that they could potentially present to children. W.A.T.C.H. publishes its list every year in time for the holidays. Parents are cautioned... Read Full Post
Category: Product Liability
December 08, 2015
Multiple collisions among a passenger van, car, truck, and a livestock trailer resulted in the deaths of three people on the night of Saturday, November 28, 2015. Twelve additional people sustained injuries. The deadly crash occurred in the eastbound lanes of I-287 in Bernards Township, Somerset... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accidents
December 01, 2015
A three-car collision on the New Jersey Turnpike claimed the lives of two men, including one member of an up and coming New Jersey rock group. Rob Critelli, 21, of Summit, and Christopher Calderone, 20, of Brick, were both killed on the night of Monday, November 9 when the Volkswagon Passat that... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accidents
November 24, 2015
While issues with drunk and distracted driving tend to capture the attention of the media, drowsy driving has been a consistent safety issue for some time in the U.S. The problem has reached proportions large enough to garner the interest of major organizations like the National Highway Traffic... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accidents
November 17, 2015
Seven injuries, including four involving students, have been reported in connection with a Bridgewater school bus accident that took place on Wednesday, November 11. The crash took place on Route 22 East at about 3:19 pm, as the students were heading home from school. It involved a compact school... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accidents
November 03, 2015
On the eve of a trial scheduled to commence later in the month, a New Jersey plaintiff has agreed to settle her claims against a Highland Park Dunkin’ Donuts location for injuries she sustained in a trip and fall incident outside the Raritan Avenue store on January 19, 2012. According to court... Read Full Post
Category: Personal Injury
October 26, 2015
While the risks and liability of driving under the influence of alcohol are relatively well known, driving under the influence of drugs (both legal and illegal) can be a more complicated issue. This is unfortunate because, as a recent Governor’s Highway Safety Association (GHSA) publication points... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accidents
October 21, 2015
Witnesses told authorities that a concrete block fell as many as 30 stories from the Trump Bay Tower before it struck a New Jersey cop who was manning the street below. City spokeswoman Jennifer Morrill says the officer, who is a 16-year veteran, is in stable condition after the incident. Trump Bay... Read Full Post
October 06, 2015
The Department of Transportation (DOT) has released statistics for highways in New Jersey with the highest crash rate for 2014, with Route 156 in Mercer County topping the list. As Route 156 is by no means the busiest or largest highway in the state, the number one ranking may seem surprising at... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accidents
September 30, 2015
Last Monday, a Bergen County resident was charged with second-degree vehicular homicide following a deadly crash that claimed the life of his father. Thirty-five-year old Andrew Halder had just enjoyed a round of golf with his dad before the deadly DUI accident on August 30. According to... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accidents