Entries by Zachary Mandell

When to Worry About Delayed Development

It’s important to remember that every child grows at their own pace and will reach different milestones at different times.  There are, however, guidelines that you can follow to make sure that your child is developing normally and that you’re aware of any signs of developmental problems. Some things will indicate more serious problems than […]

Emergency C-Section

Many expecting mothers have dreams and plans about how their labor and delivery will progress.  You may have toured the hospital, written your birthing plan and taken Lamaze classes with your partner.  Delivering a healthy baby is your primary goal.  However, there are times when complications during labor and delivery change all of that unexpectedly.  […]

What Type of Liability are Dram Shop Laws?

When you are injured in a car accident with a drunk driver, you may have many questions running through your mind. How will you pay for your medical expenses? Will you recover from your injuries? Who is to blame?  Dram Shop Laws in Rhode Island Dram shop laws in Rhode Island outline some of the […]

Difficulties Faced By Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal cord injuries are some of the most devastating and life-changing injuries an accident victim can face. In fact, even when spinal cord injuries do heal, a spinal cord injury survivor’s life is rarely the same. They may be left dealing with some degree of permanent impairment or even PTSD from the traumatic event. It […]

What is an Example of a Dram Shop Law?

Drunk driving is an epidemic in this country and throughout the state of Rhode Island. Every single year, more than 10,000 people are killed in drunk driving accidents. In addition, more than ⅓ of all traffic fatalities are caused by drunk drivers. According to MADD, in the state of Rhode Island, drunk drivers are responsible […]

What Happens if Your Spinal Cord is Damaged?

According to statistics from the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center, nearly 18,000 people each year will suffer a spinal cord injury in an incident. In addition, there are close to 300,000 Americans currently living with some degree of spinal cord injury. These injuries can result in a lifetime of pain and suffering, as well […]