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Personal Injury | August 21, 2020

Sharing the Road Safely With Semi Trucks

Nine Steps You Can Take to Help Prevent Accidents

Sharing the Road Safely With Semi Trucks Console and Associates, P.C

While semi trucks provide the vital service of moving goods across the country, when operated negligently they can also pose a substantial danger to other drivers around them.

Eighteen or more wheels and 400 to 600 horsepower. Semi trucks have large blind spots. They weigh a great deal—up to 40 tons of weight—which means they need more

Personal Injury | August 19, 2020

Hit by an Uninsured Motorist? What You Should Know

Getting hit by an uninsured motorist can leave you with a lot of questions. Can you still get compensation for your injuries? Should you hire a car accident attorney following an accident with an uninsured motorist? What should you do after your accident?

Unfortunately, about 13 percent of drivers do not carry auto insurance even though they drive regularly. They choose not to carry insurance due to

Personal Injury | August 17, 2020

Do I Need a Personal Injury Attorney?

Richard P. Console Jr.After a severe accident, it’s normal to have questions. What will your recovery look like? When and how can you return to work despite your injuries? What do you need to do next?

“Do I need a personal injury attorney?” however, is one of the most important questions many people will ask following an accident. The answer, almost always, is yes. The sooner you hire one, the

Personal Injury | August 11, 2020

2020 Console & Associates Legal Scholarship

University of Minnesota Law School Student Wins 2020 Console & Associates Legal ScholarshipUniversity of Minnesota Law School Student Wins 2020 Console & Associates Legal Scholarship

Cedar Weyker loves reading, summer mornings, and her dog, Daisy. Her other enduring passion: human rights policy. We’re proud to name this University of Minnesota Law School student and aspiring immigration lawyer the winner of our 2020 legal scholarship.

An Altruistic Ambition for Her Legal Career

Weyker, born and raised in Minneapolis, MN, knows

Personal Injury | August 10, 2020

If someone is in a car crash, how do they know if they need a lawyer?

Many people who have been injured in an accident have expressed that the crash- although painful and frightening- is just the beginning. After that, there are hospital stays, doctor’s appointments, and physical therapy to deal with. Adjusting to life after the accident is complicated by ongoing pain and a seemingly ever-growing stack of medical bills, overshadowed by a sense of unease about what the insurance company is

Auto Injury | July 21, 2020

What should I do after a hit and run collision?

hit and run collisionMotor vehicle accidents are never a pleasant experience, but they can reach a whole new level of frustration and difficulty should the other driver decide to leave the scene of the collision. Drivers involved in a collision in which a person has been injured or property damaged are legally required to return to the scene of the accident as soon, and as safely, as they can.

But

Personal Injury | July 1, 2020

What Does the Public Really Think of Lawsuits?

Lawsuits are what make the legal world go ‘round. Without some form of legal proceeding that allows you to pursue some form of recourse for mistakes and misdeeds, it would be hard to get people and corporations to do the right thing after something goes wrong.

But when it comes to lawsuits, there’s no question that these professional matters can quickly become personal. No matter what side

Personal Injury | June 15, 2020

What Is The Difference Between Compensatory And Consortium Damages?

Personal injuries typically happen without warning, and they can leave victims with extensive injuries. These injuries can also lead to tremendous medical and personal expenses for a victim and their family. Likewise, if a person loses their life due to the negligence actions of somebody else, their families are often left in precarious financial situations. In personal injury and wrongful death cases, victims or their family members

Accident Tips & Prevention | June 15, 2020

How To Stay Safe On a Boat This Summer

Due to an overwhelming flood of inquiries, we regret that we are no longer able to accept new clients for Covid related claims. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience.

The weather is already heating up, and you may be thinking about getting out on a boat to enjoy some summer fun with your friends and family. Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many people may choose to safely

Personal Injury | June 8, 2020

Metformin Recalled for Cancer-Causing Contamination

Due to an overwhelming flood of inquiries, we regret that we are no longer able to accept new clients for Metformin related claims. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience.

What Patients Need to Know About the Recall, Their Risk, and Their Legal Rights

Metformin Cancer Lawsuit

Nearly 80 million patients in the United States take metformin to manage diabetes and other health conditions. New laboratory testing shows that some batches

COVID-19 | May 26, 2020

Covid 19 – Unemployment and Severance Package

Due to an overwhelming flood of inquiries, we regret that we are no longer able to accept new clients for Covid related claims. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience.

Tens of millions of people across the United States have lost their jobs or been laid off due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This has been an unprecedented national health and economic crisis. Many people have questions about unemployment

COVID-19 | May 26, 2020

COVID-19 & Apartment Buildings – Should I Take the Elevator or the Stairs?

Due to an overwhelming flood of inquiries, we regret that we are no longer able to accept new clients for Covid related claims. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience.

The COVID-19 pandemic has completely altered the way of life for most people in this country. Most of us have been under some sort of quarantine or stay at home order over the last few months, but the

Personal Injury | May 11, 2020

Zantac Cancer Lawsuits on the Rise

When you see “FDA approved” on medicine, you think it’s safe. Sometimes, though, that isn’t the case. Zantac received its FDA approval in 1983, and it took 36 years for people to realize that it causes cancer. By the time the FDA issued a recall in 2020, millions of people were exposed to N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) from Zantac. NDMA is a known carcinogen responsible for almost two

Personal Injury | April 28, 2020

Talc Lawsuit Update

Talc Lawsuit Update: New Jersey Judge’s Ruling Paves the Way for 16,000+ Lawsuits by Cancer Patients and Families

Talc Cancer Lawsuit

After it became publicized in recent years that there could be a causal link between talc powder and ovarian cancer, more than 16,000 lawsuits against talc manufacturer Johnson & Johnson have piled up. The U.S. Department of Justice has also launched a criminal investigation into the matter, Bloomberg reported.

Personal Injury | April 22, 2020

Can a Subcontractor Sue a General Contractor For a Work-Related Injury?

Construction sites are typically very busy areas with many workers going about getting the individual aspects of their projects completed. At any given moment at a construction site, there are usually many tasks going on at once. This could include installing plumbing, installing the electrical system, framing an area, landscaping, heavy equipment operations, and more. What many people do not realize is that there is often more