Mississippi Parking Lot Accidents: Filing A Personal Injury Claim

Posted on : May 12, 2017, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

Parking Lot Accident Attorneys in Jackson, MS Getting compensation for Mississippi parking lot car accident injuries If you have been hit by a car while walking or driving through a parking lot in Mississippi, can you make a personal injury claim? Yes. Many people are concerned that accidents on private property are immune from personal […]

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Recovering Damages After Your MS Trucking Accident

Posted on : April 21, 2017, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

Jackson MS Truck Accident Attorney The enormous size and weight of commercial trucks coupled with their inability to stop quickly or engage in evasive maneuvers to avoid a collision, make truck accidents among the most devastating kind of accidents on our roads today. Collisions involving 18 wheelers, semi-trucks, tractor trailers, and other large commercial vehicles […]

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Premises Liability Claims: Taking Action After Your Slip, Trip or Fall

Posted on : April 15, 2017, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

Slip, Trip and Fall Attorneys Jackson, MS If you slip, fall, or suffer an injury at a place of business, you may have grounds to pursue a legal claim against that business. The reason: Businesses that welcome the public onto their premises have a legal duty to keep them “reasonably” safe. The personal injury attorneys […]

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5 Benefits An Attorney Can Provide For Your Workers’ Compensation Claim

Posted on : April 9, 2017, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

Why you need an experienced workers’ compensation attorney to handle your claim. Workers’ compensation is a type of insurance coverage that most employers in Mississippi are required to have in order to provide compensation to employees who are injured on the job. The workers’ comp system is in place to protect workers, but the system […]

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What To Do After A Car Wreck | 3 Steps to Take Immediately Following an Automobile Accident

Posted on : March 31, 2017, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

Following an accident, there are a few important things you should do immediately and before leaving the scene. The Mississippi car accident lawyers at ‘Maggio|Thompson believe that each of these will greatly increase your chances of a successful recovery and maximizing any damages that you may be able to recover. 1. Notify the Authorities: If […]

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How Are Auto Accident Settlements Determined By Insurance Companies?

Posted on : October 31, 2016, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

Anyone who has ever been involved in an auto accident and filed a claim with an insurance company may wonder how a settlement figure for a specific amount of money is determined. While it’s true that every case is different and has its own unique set of factors that […]

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Motorcycle Accidents – How Do They Differ From Auto Accidents?

Posted on : October 29, 2016, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

From the standpoint of the motorcycle operator, accidents while driving motorcycles are much different than auto accidents. The first obvious difference is that a motorcycle operator has only a helmet plus clothing as protection from any harm during an accident, whereas the driver of an automobile has the entire […]

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Why Are There More Auto Accidents Involving Pedestrians?

Posted on : October 28, 2016, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) statistics bear out that auto accidents involving pedestrians are one of the few categories of accidents that continues to rise each year. As of 2013, there were 4,735 fatalities among pedestrians, despite efforts by the NHTSA to reverse that trend.

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What Steps Should You Take After You Slip and Fall?

Posted on : October 14, 2016, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

One question that most people ask themselves after receiving injuries when they slip and fall is: “What should I do now?” Considering the fact that falls are generally a high risk factor for unintentional fatalities, you may want to take extra precautions against slipping and falling.

No matter how […]

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Elder Abuse

Posted on : September 13, 2016, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

Senior citizens are among the most vulnerable and dependent members of our society. When they experience abuse, individuals who inflict this abuse must be held accountable for their actions. Sadly, instances of elder abuse are shockingly commonplace. While your initial instincts might be that elders who are abused are victims of their caretakers, recent evidence […]

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Do You Know What to Do in Case of a Motorcycle Accident?

Posted on : August 21, 2016, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

Motor vehicle accidents are always unfailingly scary, especially when on a motorcycle that offers limited protection when compared to a vehicle with doors and a protective shell. The injuries that can be sustained during a motorcycle accident are generally much more severe than those from a crash involving a […]

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Personal Injury Lawyers – Taking Your Case Personally!

Posted on : August 20, 2016, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

When a person suffers a personal injury, especially one serious enough to lose time at work, it becomes a major life event and has a tremendous impact on that person’s daily activities. If the injuries were sustained due to someone’s negligence, the wise choice to make is to seek […]

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