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PROTECT YOURSELF AGAINST HIT AND RUN AND UNINSURED DRIVERS

In 2015, there were more than 262,000 auto collisions in the state of New Jersey. Over 60,000 of those wrecks resulted in people sustaining injury.  http://www.state.nj.us/transportation/refdata/accident/pdf/njcrash.pdf   Although many New Jersey consumers are excellent drivers with no prior collisions, safe driving is not enough to protect themselves against the negligence of another drive If you sustain […]

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OVERPRESCRIBING PAIN MEDICATIONS: A VIOLATION OF THE HIPPOCRATIC OATH

Nearly everyone knows someone affected by opioid addiction. The Center for Disease Control has called the opioid epidemic one the most pressing public health issues in the United States today. “Last year, more Americans died from drug overdoses than car crashes.”  https://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2016/t0315-prescribing-opioids-guidelines.html Opioids are natural or synthetic chemicals that reduce feelings of pain. Common prescription […]

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HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION ENDANGERS DRIVERS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS

New Jersey highways and crosswalks are filled with cars, pedestrians and recreational bicyclists lawfully using the roadways who have the right to expect that these roadways will be safe for travel.  At the same time almost anywhere that you look there is construction going on to repair potholes, upgrade underground utilities and perform general roadway maintenance.  […]

WHY SHOULD I SPEND MY MONEY ON INSURANCE TO PROTECT OTHER PEOPLE?

The commercials are on the radio, the television and on the internet. “Don’t spend your hard earned money on auto insurance”….come to “cheap insurance” and you can get the coverage for pennies on the dollar. There is always something better or more gratifying to spend your money on other than car insurance, but you must […]

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Two big steps forward for safety, and ten big steps backwards ???

Over the last 10 years, the trucking industry has finally recognized that big truck crashes that cause so much harm, injury and death to our families across the nation can be greatly reduced or avoided entirely with two simple, inexpensive tools: 1) ELD’s, and 2) speed limiters. ELD stands for “electronic logging device.”  Instead of […]

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Exploding Apples! iPhone 7 Explosion Warning

A lot of press has been given to exploding batteries in e-cigarette devices as well as the exploding batteries in Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 smart phone. However, the reports of dangerous batteries does not end with these two devices. Recently, several reports have been made of injuries sustained from the iPhone 7’s battery spontaneously exploding. […]

A MUST READ FOR ANYONE SELECTING A NURSING HOME

It is that time of year again when US News and World Report rates every nursing home in all fifty states.  This is critical information for anyone who is looking to place a loved one in a long term care facility.  To do so without proper research is akin to playing “Russian roulette”.  The amount […]

JACK WURGAFT HONORED BY TRIAL LAWYERS AT MEADOWLANDS SEMINAR AND MANY FROM JW TEACH OTHER LAWYERS FROM NEW JERSEY AND NEW YORK

The Attorneys at Javerbaum Wurgaft were thrilled as the New Jersey Association for Justice bestowed upon one of their founding Partners, Jack Wurgaft, the prestigious Gerald O’Connor Award. It is a rare honor to receive an award like this from your peers, and the entire JW family is proud of Jack. http://www.javerbaumwurgaft.com/jack-wurgaft/ The “Meadowlands Conference” […]