Category Archives: Personal Injury

What Is an Independent Medical Examination?

What Is an Independent Medical Examination?

Sometimes, during the litigation process, people are asked to go for a physical exam referred to as independent medical examination. People will often wonder, “What is an independent medical examination? What does that term mean?” I find that term to be a misnomer because it’s basically an insurance examination or a defendant examination. There’s nothing […]

Biggest Mistake in a Personal Injury Claim

Biggest Mistake in a Personal Injury Claim

The biggest mistake in a personal injury claim that anyone could make would be to not seek medical treatment for your injuries. Just as worse would be to discontinue your current medical treatment. Doing so would not only be terrible for your health, but it would significantly lessen your chances of receiving compensation. Biggest Mistake […]

How Long Will a Personal Injury Case Take?

How Long Will a Personal Injury Case Take

If you have filed a personal injury claim, you may be feeling anxious about the length of the process. Quite often, clients come in and ask, “How long will a personal injury case take?” Until we know more specifics, this is a very tough question to answer. Law firms that claim they can resolve a […]

Product Liability Claims

Product Liability Claims

If you or a loved one has been injured by a defective product — whether it be an appliance, piece of equipment, or food/beverage — you will need to understand how product liability claims work in New York State. Contact the experienced Buffalo personal injury lawyers at Chiacchia & Fleming today to schedule a free […]

Recovering Compensation for a Defective Product

Recovering Compensation for a Defective Product

If you have been injured by a faulty product, you may want to know if you are eligible to file a personal injury claim. It is imperative to take the correct steps when pursuing your claim. Here is some important information on recovering compensation for a defective product. If you have any questions, please contact […]

Defective Product Injuries

Defective Product Injuries

Defective Product Injuries The sellers and manufacturers of products have a duty to make efforts to see that their products are safe for the use for which they were intended. If a product with a design defect or a manufacturing defect causes injury to a person, the injured person may raise a product liability claim. […]

Faulty Product Injuries

Faulty Product Injuries

Faulty product injuries could be anything from cuts and bruises to more serious issues like electrocution and burning. Likewise, the list of products that can malfunction is as wide-ranging as the injuries that can result. You expect a product that you purchase to work properly, and if it doesn’t, then you can report this defect […]

Injured by a Defective Product

Injured by a Faulty Product

Injured by a Defective Product The sellers and manufacturers of products have a duty to make efforts to see that their products are safe for the use for which they were intended. If a product with a design defect or a manufacturing defect causes injury to a person, the injured person may raise a product […]