Devastating Brain Injuries: Type of Head Injury

The brain plays a significant role in our bodies, controlling everything from movement, to memory, to creativity. There are many types of brain injuries that can negatively impact some or all of these functions. Just as there are multiple types of brain injuries, there are also different degrees of injury. Each brain injury is unique in the type of force that is applied, the amount of force that the brain is exposed to, and the affects the injury has on the body. At Levine and Slavit, PLLC, our car accident attorneys ensure that clients receive comprehensive legal counsel when these … Read the rest

Auto Accidents and Defective Steering Systems

Some of the most dangerous auto accidents occur when a driver is unable to safely control his or her vehicle. While this is often caused by road conditions or the driver’s own errors, a defect within the car can also result in a life-threatening loss of control. We tend to take for granted that a car’s essential systems, such as the steering or brakes, are not prone to sudden malfunction; sadly, this is not necessarily the case.

A variety of major car manufacturers and their models have been known to include defective steering systems, resulting in accidents and injuries. By … Read the rest