Author Archives: The Rodzik Law Group

What to Do After an Uber Accident

Have you ever thought of what you would do if you were involved in an Uber accident? Our attorney Wilmington NC represents drivers as well as riders involved in Uber accidents as long as it was not your fault. Here is what you need to do after an Uber car crash: Stay Calm – Accidents [...]

New Jersey Devils Concussion Case

Back in 2012, there was a famous workers’ compensation claimed filed in California. Former NHL player Mike Peluso of the New Jersey Devils filed the suit due to repeated concussions he suffered during his time as one of the top enforcers for the team. However, it was recently revealed that the team’s administration withheld important [...]

Preventing Distracted Driving with Teens

For parents of teenagers, there is no more stressful or worrisome time than when their child ventures out onto the roadways for the first time. We worry because we were that age once and we know how easy it can be to become distracted while driving. But, we worry even more because unlike us, today’s [...]

Can You Sue a Doctor for Lying?

Patients are supposed to be able to trust their doctors implicitly. After all, healthcare professionals literally have the lives of their patients in their hands. But, despite all of their training and their oaths, doctors are also human beings and capable of making mistakes. In some cases, a doctor might even lie. This, of course, begs [...]

Samsung Note 7 Recall and Lawsuit

In October 2016, Samsung, one of the world’s leading smartphone manufacturers, was served its first U.S. lawsuit as a result of its recalled Galaxy Note 7s. The phone had an issue that caused it to spontaneously combust, which in many cases resulted in serious injury and property damage. The company is not being sued over [...]

Police and Instagram: How Law Enforcement is Using Social Media to Crack Down on Crime

Let’s face it, today’s criminals aren’t exactly the smartest people out there. But, there are criminals who are stupid and then there are those that not only break the law, but actually post their illegal exploits on their social media accounts for the world to see. And, as it would happen, law enforcement is often [...]

Teen Drivers and Cell Phone Use in North Carolina

For parents, the cell phone has been a peace of mind-producing innovation. Prior to these devices, parents would have no idea where their driving-age children were at or where they were going once they were out of the house. Now, parents can reach out and contact their children any time they wish. But sadly, these [...]

Accident Advice: How to Handle an Accident with an Uninsured Driver

Few things are as stressful or as worrisome as being involved in an auto accident with an uninsured driver. And, with one in seven drivers not carrying an active policy, your odds of being involved in an accident with an uninsured driver increases by the day. Accidents caused by these irresponsible drivers are just one [...]

What to Do After a Bike Accident

With more and more cars on the nation’s roadways every year, the odds of you getting into an accident while riding your bicycle is increasing. In fact, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, bicyclists are at a higher risk of crash-related injury and deaths than occupants of motor vehicles. Here’s an even [...]

What to Do After a Hit and Run

For victims of hit and run accidents, it can be difficult to recover. Not only is it hard to find the person responsible, but on an emotional level, being involved in such a senseless and totally unexpected accident can take a tremendous toll. Sadly, the numbers of hit and run accidents are climbing because today’s drivers [...]