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DC Accidents from Distracted Drivers Using Social Media

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If you have been injured by someone who was playing with their phone instead of paying attention to the road please feel free to contact us today for a free case evaluation. Handheld phone use and texting is prohibited in all of the District of Columbia. Unfortunately, all of us have been on the Capital Beltway and looked over and seen someone doing 70MPH while looking down at their cell phone instead of paying attention to where they are going. Drivers are doing much more than calling their friends. Some are taking selfies or checking their Facebook or Instagram feeds....
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Head Injuries Often Result from Rollover Accidents

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There are many variables to automobile accidents. These variables include the types of vehicles involved in accidents, contributing factors behind the car wreck, types of injuries and what kind of property damage occurs. There are also variations in the types of auto accidents. Some of the most common types of car accidents include rear end collisions, side impact wrecks, multi-vehicle pile ups, head on accidents and rollovers. Rollover accidents in particular are very serious. These usually cause significant damage to property, as well as serious injury. Unfortunately, a fatality is often times seen as a result of a rollover auto...
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Investing Settlement Proceeds

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Being injured as a result of someone else’s negligence can wreak havoc on your life.  You are likely to have substantial medical bills, pain, suffering, and lost wages.  Hopefully, you have retained a good personal injury lawyer to assist you with getting compensation for your injuries. Fast forward.  Now it’s the end of the case, and either through settlement, or at trial, you have recovered a large sum of money.  Of course, no amount of money for your personal injury case can undue the hands of time; but, if handled properly, the funds you receive may make your life easier....
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Catastrophic Injuries From Accidents

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Catastrophic injuries usually occur in an instant, without any warning whatsoever. They involve severe injuries that result in permanent disability, prolonged medical issues or a significantly diminished life expectancy. Unfortunately, there is also the reality of extremely high medical bills that are attributed to a catastrophic injury. Bills that may or not may not be covered by insurance. By having a knowledgeable Phoenix personal injury lawyer on your side, the chances of receiving compensation for your injuries are significantly increased. Catastrophic injuries affect everybody around the injured person, especially their family. They generally involve injuries to the brain, spinal cord, the...
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Difficult Births and Medical Negligence Can Lead to Cerebral Palsy

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Washington DC Medical Malpractice Attorney, Wayne Cohen, Weighs in The experienced attorneys at Cohen & Cohen will stand by your side if medical negligence has contributed to cerebral palsy in the DC area. Cerebral palsy, or CP, is the result of abnormalities of or damage to the parts of the brain that control movement and balance. It can be caused by a difficult birth, prematurity, infections during pregnancy, or head trauma as an infant. Cerebral palsy has no cure, and individuals with CP may require surgeries, medications, and ongoing therapies. Individuals with CP may exhibit only minor symptoms or major...
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