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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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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Types of Damages Available for Your Auto Accident Case

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

People who are injured in auto accidents in Mississippi can sue the responsible party for compensatory, actual and general damages. The purpose of compensatory damages is to put a monetary value on every area where you experienced consequences as a result of the accident. Although no amount of money can reverse what you have suffered, […]

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What to Expect from Your Personal Injury Attorney

Posted on : April 1, 2016, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

Mike Saltaformaggio and Seth Thompson are experienced personal injury attorneys at ‘Maggio Thompson, LLP in Canton, Mississippi. Some of the claims they handle include auto accidents, nursing home abuse, slip and fall accidents, medical malpractice and pedestrian accidents. No matter what type of injury you have wrongly sustained, you owe it to yourself and your […]

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Workers’ Compensation FAQs Part 1

Posted on : November 18, 2015, By:  Seth Thompson

As an attorney, I have represented more than 500 injured Mississippi workers.  And of those more than 500, probably 498 of them have all had the same (or at least similar) questions regarding their claim:  “Where’s my check?”  “What about my pain and suffering?”  “Can’t we sue the company?” etc. etc. So, as a quick reference guide, […]

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Insurance Companies Look to Cancel Coverage…

Posted on : November 16, 2015, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

Insurance companies have one goal in mind: SAVE MONEY.  This is certainly the mindset behind coverage disputes, mainly where the insurance company is looking for a way out and for a reason to cancel its contractual agreements.  It does not matter that you have paid your premium for 52 months straight, or that you have […]

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Tricked? You are not alone. Volkswagen hides dirty “little” secret.

Posted on : November 2, 2015, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

Mississippi owners of alleged “Clean Diesel” Volkswagens, Audis, and now Porsches recently discovered manufacturer’s giant secret – they aren’t so clean.  Lawsuits have now been filed across the country, alleging  loss of value, inability to market and sell these values, and claims that engines emit as much as 40 times the legal limits of nitrogen […]

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Workers’ Compensation Benefits and the Exclusive Remedy

Posted on : November 2, 2015, By:  Mike Saltaformaggio

In Mississippi, injured workers are typically limited in their recovery by what is referred to as the “Exclusive Remedy” doctrine.  Simply put, if a Mississippi worker is injured on the job, he or she may be limited to only recovering workers’ compensation benefits, i.e. medical payments and indemnity benefits from their employer.  While this is true, […]

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