Personal Injury Ohio Government

Can I File a Personal Injury Claim Against the Ohio Government?

When you’re injured by another person’s wrongful act, you are generally entitled to file a personal injury lawsuit against that person to recover for your injuries. But what if the person that injured you works for the government? What if you’re injured on government property? Can you, as the old saying goes, “fight City Hall”? […]

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Mirena IUD Complications and Lawsuits: What You Need to Know

The Mirena IUD (intrauterine device) has been under scrutiny for many years for potential complications such as uterine perforation. Now lawsuits against the manufacturer, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, are alleging a new injury caused by the Mirena IUD. More than 100 lawsuits have been filed against the pharmaceutical company alleging that the hormones in the Mirena […]

Ohio Personal Injury Claims

The 3 Most Common Personal Injury Claims in Ohio

More than 24,000 personal-injury lawsuits were filed in Ohio in 2015, the most recent year for which statistics are available. That’s around one-third of all civil lawsuits that year, according to the Ohio Supreme Court. Knowing what injuries cause these claims and how to protect yourself against them can help you understand the risks of […]

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Injured by a Child? Here’s How to Seek Legal Compensation

Sometimes children are responsible for injuries and property damage. Although the injured party can seek compensation available under Ohio law, suing a minor is different from suing an adult. Recently, the Oregon Court of Appeals made news when they ruled that a mother was allowed to sue her minor son after he crashed and totaled […]

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Annie’s Law Increases Penalties for Ohio Drunk Drivers

Anyone who is driving under the influence in Ohio is putting others at risk. Drivers, passengers, motorcyclists, pedestrians, and bicyclists can all suffer catastrophic injuries or death simply because a drunk driver got behind the wheel. OVI-related deaths — operating a vehicle under the influence — accounted for more than 40 percent of traffic-related deaths in […]