Articles & Advice

Injured Construction Worker? You Have Rights

Sep 09, 2019 Articles & Advice

All construction workers on a jobsite are vulnerable to accidents, including the following: Carpenter accidents. A carpenter can get dust or other material stuck in his eye, leading to blindness. Noise is also a problem on construction sites. Plumbing accidents. Plumbers can fall from heights or have trenches collapse on them. Electrocutions. A worker can[…]

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Filing a Lawsuit for a Catastrophic Injury

Sep 09, 2019 Articles & Advice

Catastrophic injuries like amputations, brain injuries, and spinal cord damage can completely change a person’s life. Whereas a client was able to take care of himself and live independently, suddenly he needs much more help to accomplish the basic duties of everyday life. If you have suffered a catastrophic injury, you might qualify to receive[…]

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Filing a Lawsuit for Truck Accident Injuries

Jul 31, 2019 Articles & Advice

Most of us have driven by an accident involving a semi-truck and at least one other vehicle at some point in our lives. Few people, however, realize how often these types of accidents actually occur. In fact, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) estimates that there were more than 450,000 truck accidents in 2017[…]

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Filing a Lawsuit for a Pedestrian Hit by a Car

Jul 15, 2019 Articles & Advice

At Sabbeth Law, our Vermont personal injury lawyers have deep experience handling dangerous and defective product lawsuits. If you or your family member was hurt by a defective product, you need to take immediate action to protect your rights. For a free, no obligation initial consultation, please contact our law firm right away. Our law[…]

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How to File a Defective Product Lawsuit in Vermont

Jul 15, 2019 Articles & Advice

Product designers, product manufacturers, and product marketers have a legal responsibility to look out for the health and safety of consumers in Vermont. Large companies should never put their profits before people. Simply stated, dangerous and defective products should not be sold to consumers. If you or your family member was injured by a defective[…]

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Who Can File a Wrongful Death Claim in Vermont?

Jul 15, 2019 Articles & Advice

The unexpected loss of a loved one is devastating, heartbreaking, and overwhelming. While no legal action will ever be able to make up for the death of a family member, negligent parties must be held accountable. A wrongful death lawsuit allows close relatives of the victim to seek justice and financial support. Unfortunately, not everyone[…]

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Should I Get a Lawyer for Workers’ Compensation?

May 18, 2019 Articles & Advice

Workers’ compensation benefits both employers and employees. When an employee is injured on the job, they file a claim against their employer’s insurance and, ideally, the insurance company covers their medical expenses and a percentage of their lost wages. As a tradeoff for this system, employers enjoy immunity from tort or personal injury lawsuits even[…]

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