Oklahoma Personal Injury Topics
Oklahoma Personal Injury FAQs
Common questions and answers regarding Oklahoma personal injury law.
Oklahoma Child Injuries
Few events are as tragic as when a child suffers a devastating injury. Unfortunately, children are the most susceptible to many types of severe injuries because they often participate in so many vigorous activities which increase the risk of injury to their developing bodies.
Oklahoma Auto Accidents
Auto accidents account for thousands of injuries and deaths each year in the state of Oklahoma.
Oklahoma Medical Malpractice
While the possibility of making mistakes is part of the human condition, few errors have as many potentially fatal repercussions those that a doctor can make.
Oklahoma Nursing Home Abuse
While most of nursing homes are staffed with only the most competent and caring individuals, our loved ones are sometimes placed in the charge of homes that value profits ahead of health and well-being of their patients.
Oklahoma Workers Compensation
Despite the most stringent precautions designed to protect everyone from file clerks to construction foremen, hundreds of Oklahomans are injured or even killed on the job every year. Workers Compensation is a safety net for these workers, ensuring they have income while recovering from their injuries.
Oklahoma Premise Liability
Property ownership in Oklahoma involves many levels of responsibility, particularly if the property is accessible to the general public. The owner of the property has the obligation to provide the necessary precautions to ensure the property is safe and free from dangerous conditions.
Oklahoma Construction Site Accidents
Despite an exhaustive list of safety precautions, construction sites are fraught with every kind of imaginable danger.
Oklahoma Products Liability
When companies cause harm with their products through their ignorance, negligence, or apathy, they have an obligation to compensate those that are injured.
Oklahoma Defective Products
Dangerous products pose a threat to every consumer. Because the dangers of a product are rarely seen during the phases of production, thousands and sometimes millions of potentially hazardous items can flood the marketplace before proper safety precautions can be met.
Oklahoma Class Actions
The old adage that “there is strength in numbers” is especially true in the legal arena. While the voice of one outraged person is often enough to justify legal action, a group of outraged people carry an even greater amount of weight.
Oklahoma Pharmaceutical Litigation
The side effects of many drugs often cause their parent companies to recall them in order to prevent them from injuring more people, but by the time a recall is enacted millions of people are potentially exposed to these deadly drugs, often with devastating and permanent consequences.
Oklahoma Social Security Disability
Injury or disability force a worker into early retirement before they reach the minimum age to collect benefits from Social Security, leaving them filled with doubt and anxiety over what to do next.