Car Accidents in the Summer: Five Things to Know

Many people associate a rise in car accidents with the winter months when holiday travel happens and when dangerous weather, including ice and snow, can result in hazardous road conditions. However, it is important to know that car accidents also happen at a high rate during the summer months, as data from the National Highway…

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How Can Comparative Negligence Impact My Car Accident Claim?

After a car accident in Delaware caused by another driver, it is essential to learn more about your options for seeking financial compensation. Delaware is a tort state, or a “fault” state, for auto accident purposes, which means that an injured motorist can file a lawsuit against an at-fault driver in order to seek damages.…

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Michiels v. FastTrack Coatings Co. Inc.

The Freibott Law Firm was recently successful in prosecuting a case on behalf of one of its clients.  Our client was injured on March 15, 2021 while working as a supervisor and foreman at FastTrack Coatings Co., Inc., an industrial floor coating and concrete repair business.  Our client injured his left hand, his lumbar spine,…

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What is a Catastrophic Injury?

When another person or entity engages in an action or fails to take reasonable care and causes an injury, that party can be responsible for paying damages to the injured person. It is important to know that you can seek compensation through a personal injury lawsuit in Delaware even for a minor injury. To be…

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Frequently Asked Questions About Delaware Workers’ Compensation

When you have suffered a serious on-the-job injury in Delaware or you have been diagnosed with an illness that arose out of your job duties, our Delaware workers’ compensation attorneys know that you are likely to have many different questions and concerns about workers’ compensation eligibility and the general workers’ compensation process. The following are…

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Who is Liable for a Car Accident in Delaware?

Nobody expects to be involved in a car accident in Delaware, yet motor vehicle collisions happen more often than you might think. When a crash does occur that results in serious or life-threatening injuries, it is critical to determine liability and to seek compensation from the responsible party. Who is liable for a car accident…

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What Steps Do I Need to Take After a Workplace Injury?

After a serious workplace injury, it is critical to know about the steps you should take in order to preserve your ability to obtain workers’ compensation benefits in Delaware. To be clear, under Delaware law, there are certain actions you will need to take in order to be eligible for workers’ compensation benefits. While it…

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Common Child Injuries in the Summer

As the summer approaches, it is important for parents and caregivers in Delaware to consider certain seasonal hazards that could result in serious child injuries. While the summer is often a time for recreation given that kids are on summer vacation from school, there are a wide variety of summertime sports and activities that can…

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Workers’ Compensation as an Exclusive Remedy: What You Should Know

Anyone who sustains an injury on the job in Delaware or contracts an occupational disease should be learning about options for seeking workers’ compensation benefits in order to cover medical bills and lost wages, and to compensate for temporary and permanent disabilities. If you begin researching the workers’ compensation process in Delaware, you might learn…

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