Nursing Home Abuses
People who live in assisted living centers, nursing homes or any other type of residential treatment facility are legally entitled to their dignity and safety. If you have a friend, disabled adult child or elderly parent who is suffering from abuses or neglect in these facilities, it is important that you get in touch with the nursing home abuses lawyers from The Podor Law.
Our attorneys are experienced and skilled, so they can carry out investigations quickly and help you pursue the claim. The following are some of the cases they can handle:
- Physical or sexual assault
- Dehydration and malnutrition
- Mistakes in administering medication or prescription drugs
- Bed sores or pressure soles
- Unsanitary conditions that lead to infections and illnesses
- Injuries resulting from lack of supervision
Our claims lawyers are just as effective as our DUI attorneys who have helped thousands of people. Our DUI lawyers are known throughout Ventura County for providing the best defenses and legal representation. In every case, we try to work together with the family to carry out investigations. We also take time to review previous complaints, violations, remedial measures the facility has taken as well as compliance with Ohio state and federal nursing home rules and regulations.
Whether a close member of family or friend has developmental impairment, cognitive problems, Alzheimer’s disease or advanced age, our attorneys can help. Feel free to call use today to express your concerns. Also, if you or anyone close to you needs legal representation after being arrested for driving while drunk, our DUI attorneys will be happy to offer legal representation in and out of court.
Injuries and accidents have become a major occurrence in the workplace. In the event that this happens to you, DUI Attorneys/Lawyers are here for you. DUI Attorneys Thousand Oaks provide legal services to workers who are injured in the course of carrying out their duties at the workplace. Our legal team handles all types of work related injuries or accidents claims some of which include accidents at the construction sites, falls from ladders, brain injuries, blasts, industrial accidents, burns, dismemberment, among others.
To determine whether you are entitled to benefits, you need to file your claims with the Bureau of workers compensation. Supposing you are displeased with the bureau’s decision, you can file an appeal with the industrial commission. A process that can be overwhelming to you, but with DUI Attorneys / Lawyers, your claims should be well covered.
Getting injured at the workplace and trying to handle your claim is not only stressful, but also very devastating. However, with the Best Thousand Oaks DUI Attorney, who is accustomed to the legal processes and system, the process can be very easy. We are familiar with the strict deadlines for filling with the bureau of workers compensation and we make it happen in a timely manner.
Whether temporary or permanent injuries, you should not hesitate to consult with the DUI Attorneys/Lawyers as soon as possible for a free evaluation of your case.
About Products Liability
If you purchased a product that caused injury to you or someone close to you, it is imperative that you hire a products liability attorney from The Podor Law to help you sue the manufacturer. You may be compensated very well if you can prove that the product had dangerous defects that led to your injuries.
Whether the poor design of bicycle or ATV makes it unstable on uneven terrain, or lack of warning instructions in a camp stove caused a fire that inflicted physical injuries, a products liability attorney can help you to prove your case and get compensation for your injuries. Our ability to work with accident reconstruction professionals, industrial engineers and safety experts puts us in a better position to effectively represent you and fight for your rights in the best manner possible.
While our DUI Attorneys/Lawyers can help you with your drunk driving case when you are arrested, our product liability lawyers can fight for your rights when you sustain injuries as a result of buying and using a defective product. The following are examples of cases we can help with:
- Defective brakes, airbags, car parts, or structural components in a vehicle that improve crashworthiness
- Defects in snowmobiles, four-wheelers, three-wheelers and other types of recreational vehicles
- Athletic equipment and sporting goods such as hunting arrows, scuba gear and helmets
- Household goods ranging from water heaters and stoves to children’s clothing
- Workplace equipment and tools of all kinds
Our past successes as DUI Attorneys/Lawyers is enough evidence of your commitment to our clients. If you wish to file a claim due to any of the problems mentioned above, we can help with the investigations as well as the court case. If you are ever charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol, you should also get in touch with us because we are experts in that field.
Your life can change in a matter of minutes. One minute you are driving along the road focused on how you will execute your duties in the office or in your business, and the next time you wake up in a hospital unable to walk, speak or even recall the events that made you end up in the hospital bed. All this could be a result of another drivers fault. Such situations call for the services of a personal injury attorney. Podor Law has attorneys who have helped their clients recover from injuries since 1978. If your injuries were as a result of another person’s carelessness or negligence on the road, the Podor Law attorneys will help you recover what you deserve.
Podor Law also has lawyers with experience in handling DUI cases. DUI cases are some of the most complex cases that you could be involved in. Our lawyers, however, will take the case and gather evidence that will convince the court that your case was as a result of human error and won’t be repeated again. Our DUI attorneys/lawyers will also seek to get the least punishment for their clients if you are found guilty of the offense.
Our auto accident injury lawyers are experienced in handling injury cases related to car, boat, ATV, motorcycle and truck accidents. The lawyers have handled all these cases with greatest success. You need to note that personal injury cases could be complicated and you need to hire a good lawyer for the case. At our firm, we take all personal injury cases at a contingent fee. This means that you will only pay for the service when you recover. Serious accidents can result in unending legal battles. Our law firm will help you file the claim and negotiate with your insurance company for the compensation. If the company is not willing to fully compensate you, our personal injury lawyers will start a lawsuit to compel the company to pay what you deserve. Our office handles all types of insurance, under-insured and uninsured motorist claims.
1. Go to the emergency room immediately if you are injured in any type of motor vehicle accident.
2. Delays or break in treatment will to a great extent affect the value of your case.
3. Take photos of any damage and injuries to your car.
4. Call your insurance agent and insist that they open a file. You should also insist on the repair or replacement of your vehicle.
5. Do not give any information to insurance personnel unless your lawyer tells you to do so. Only tell the insurance company where your car is located, your lawyer’s name and phone number.
6. If the insurance company makes a call telling you that you don’t need a lawyer, then you need an attorney because the insurance company is not your friend. The experience Podor Law attorneys know how to deal with such insurance companies.
7. All medical bills should be taken to the health insurance company and fully paid by the company.
In any medical field, that involves nursing, dentistry, chiropractic, physical therapy, psychology, psychiatry, nursing in care homes and anesthesiology, bad things can happen. If you, your loved ones happen to be injured seriously, or your loved one dies when someone makes a mistake during medical care dispensation you need to sue. In addition to our DUI attorneys/lawyers, we have some of the most experienced medical malpractice lawyers on standby to provide the legal help that you need. Some of the cases that our malpractice lawyers deal with include:
Errors during surgery
Wrong or missed diagnosis
Errors in the emergency room
Spinal cord injuries
Foreign objects left in your baby
Since medical professionals need to maintain a high standard of health care they provide, any failure to do so may result in severe injuries or fatalities. They should therefore, be held accountable for their actions.
In the Ohio state, the statute of limitations for medical malpractice is a year from when a victim knows that an injury he or she has can be attributed to medical malpractice from when he or she was taken to a medical health facility.
Dogs, just like all other animals can turn aggressive without warning. In some cases this could result to injury on innocent bystanders. If this ever happens to you or those you love call us and let our DUI attorneys/lawyers fight for you.
What to Do:
Do not use your bare hands to separate the dog from the person being attacked. Find something that will enable you to reach the dog without getting too close to it e.g. an umbrella. Make as much noise as possible while trying to fight off the dog. Fight it off with your feet not hands.
Go see a medical specialist immediately
Get in touch with the police and ask a for copy of the police report
Get the name and contact details of the owner as well as the dog’s name
If there are any witnesses, get their names and contact details as well
Take photos of the injuries using your phone
Do not discard the clothes you were wearing during the attack
If the dog caused any damage to property, take photos of the same
If the owner of the dog or their insurer gets in touch with you, give them your attorney’s contact details, say nothing else.
Call Podor Law and get to learn about your rights and the law in relation to your case. Not only is this consultation gratis but also obligation-free.