Blog Posts in 2019

  • Am I Required to Call the Police After a Car Accident in New Jersey?

    Posted By Brandon J. Broderick, Attorney at Law

    27 May. 2019

    When you’re involved in a car accident, do you report it to the police or not? Do you call 911 to report the accident so a cop can be dispatched to the scene? Or, do you exchange information with the other driver and handle the repairs and everything else all by yourself? Most drivers ask these questions at some point in their lives, and if you have too, you have plenty of company. Under the ...
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  • Workers' Compensation Claims in New Jersey

    Posted By Brandon J. Broderick, Attorney at Law

    16 May. 2019

    Before workers’ compensation laws were enacted, injured workers had little protections or rights if they were injured in a workplace accident or suffered from an occupational disease. If a worker was hurt; for example, if a machine cut off their finger or their arm, or if they fell through an attic, or if they inhaled dirt when a trench collapsed on them, it would be the worker against their ...
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  • What if I'm in a Crash While on a Test Drive in New Jersey?

    Posted By Brandon J. Broderick, Attorney at Law

    14 Feb. 2019

    There are plenty of new and used car dealerships in New Jersey. For the most part, when someone is shopping for an automobile, they’ll usually test-drive one, if not several vehicles before deciding on which vehicle to buy or lease. Before people take a car out for a test drive, the dealership usually makes a copy of the person’s driver license and auto insurance, but this ...
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  • How Truck Driver Fatigue Can Cause a New Jersey Truck Accident

    Posted By Brandon J. Broderick, Attorney at Law

    1 Feb. 2019

    Physical exhaustion and fatigue affects many aspects of our everyday lives. It affects our alertness, our cognitive skills, our thought processing, memory, reaction time, and even mood. Naturally, fatigue also affects motor skills, especially our ability to operate a motor vehicle safely. While no one should drive while fatigued, this is especially the case with semi-truck drivers because they are ...
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  • What Are the Causes of Car Accidents?

    Posted By Brandon J. Broderick, Attorney at Law

    24 Jan. 2019

    According to the latest data available from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), there were 34,439 lives lost due to motor vehicle accidents in 2016. But the question is, what are the causes behind all these untimely deaths, not to mention injuries? While a small percentage of car and truck accidents does have to do with mechanical failure and dangerous and defective automotive products, ...
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