Common Injuries Caused By Car Accidents

A car accident is a traumatic event that leaves victims both physically and emotionally damaged. While the physiological pain can be tremendous, the impact of the crash can cause a number of very severe injuries and long lasting health problems. Learn about some of the most common physical injuries that may occur in a car […]

The 6 Steps of a Car Accident Lawsuit

After being involved in an automobile accident, there will be a million questions flying through your head: How do I get my car fixed? Who will cover my medical bills? When can I get back to work? What is going to happen next? At the Khonsari Law Group, we understand that being involved in a […]

Punitive Damages: What You Need to Know

The goal of any civil lawsuit is to return a plaintiff to the position he or she was in prior to an accident or situation. In order for a plaintiff to return to their “normal” life, the defendant is responsible for compensatory damages. For example, if you were in a car accident at the fault […]

What Is Wrongful Death?

In 2009, legendary musician Michael Jackson passed away from acute propofol and benzodiazepine intoxication after suffering from a cardiac arrest. Jackson’s death was eventually ruled a homicide after it was determined that his physician, Conrad Murray, administered the drugs in a negligent manner. Following homicide charges, Jackson’s father filed a lawsuit against Murray claiming his […]

What Is Negligent Supervision?

When we allow someone to watch over our child or elderly relative, we trust him or her to be an attentive caregiver. This person now has the duty to care and protect our loved one to the best of his or her abilities. So when someone is harmed due to a lack of supervision, the […]

What is FELA?

One of the more uncommon laws in the U.S. legal system is known as FELA. Short for the Federal Employers Liability Act, FELA is a United States federal law that protects and compensates railroad workers who are injured on the job. Prior to the law being established in 1908, there was no type of coverage […]

Trucking Accidents: What You Need to Know

According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, every year there are over 500,000 trucking accidents that occur in the United States. Compared to regular motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents are catastrophic. Because commercial trucks are so much larger than personal vehicles, accidents involving trucks often result in severe injuries and even deaths. If you […]

What Are My Rights If I Am Injured at Work?

Employers are responsible for providing a safe and hazard-free environment for their employees. However, when they fail to do this, it can lead to serious workplace injuries or illnesses. Not all workers are aware of the rights they have when they’re injured on the job. When the employer is at fault, they may be required […]

Who Is At Fault If I Am Injured On a Cruise?

Accidents can happen when we least expect them—but if you are injured while on a cruise ship you could be left in pain and wondering if you can seek compensatory damages. While accidents that occur on land can be resolved through the tort law, accidents that occur at sea are not as simple. Here is […]

Medical Malpractice or Products Liability?

If a prescription drug or other medical device given by a doctor caused injuries to you or a loved one, you may have a viable claim. Moreover, you may have both a medical malpractice claim and a products liability claim. Medical malpractice and products liability claims can overlap in certain situations, so it is important […]