Everything other than prosecution for crimes comes under the civil category of the law. Civil law generally involves interaction between individuals or groups regarding the conduct of human affairs that are not punished by the government.
Unfortunately, trucking accidents are usually very serious. The trucking accident lawyers at The Rice Firm have won millions of dollars in settlements on behalf of our clients injured and killed in trucking accidents.
You can potentially recover both economic losses and non-economic losses if you were bitten by bed bugs in Texas. Moving expenses, professional extermination expenses, medical treatments, loss of work or employment due to bed bug injuries, having to discard and then replace furniture, clothing and other personal possessions are considered monetary losses.
Negligence cases are determined by whether or not the damage to self or property that one party is complaining of resulted from the disregard of another party.
Under the laws of products liability, the designers, manufacturers and suppliers of a product must pay for injuries to consumers caused by defects and hazards in the products they market.
If you have been injured at your workplace, you need to contact a lawyer immediately and preserve the scene through documentation and photographs, if possible.
Spinal cord injury victims are often faced with a lifetime of medical and rehabilitation expenses, loss of income and pain and suffering.
More than 300,000 people die each year from burn injuries. Many more are seriously injured, disabled, or disfigured.
Electrical injuries represent the 4th leading cause of work-related deaths in the United States.
Because of the inherently dangerous nature of the refinery environment, there are literally thousands of regulations, codes, and laws governing safe refining practices in the United States.