Category Archives: Premise Liability

Do You Have a Right to Financial Recovery for Injuries at the Gym?

Some physicians and physical therapists are expressing concern over the safety of Crossfit, a strength and conditioning program with gyms across the country. Those concerns were born out in January when Crossfit athlete Kevin Ogar severed his spine while lifting weights during a competition. He apparently was injured when he dropped the weights he was […]

Fireworks Safety for New Year’s Eve in Los Angeles County

As California prepares for 2014, many will ring in the New Year with a fireworks show. When objects are exploding, however, even for the purpose of enjoyment, there are bound to be accidents, injuries, and malfunctions. When preparing your fireworks show for New Year’s Eve, be sure to take the proper precautions to ensure you […]

Demanding Punitive Damages: What are the Requirements?

In the course of any California personal injury claim, the issue of damages must be addressed to the satisfaction of the court. Without proving an actual loss, the court will not even hear a personal injury or wrongful death claim. The plaintiff seeks remuneration, or economic restoration, in the form of compensatory damages. These type […]