Category: Personal Rights and Freedom

  • FALLS HAPPEN TO PEOPLE OF ALL AGES, NOT JUST THE ELDERLY

    October 24, 2018

    FALLS HAPPEN TO PEOPLE OF ALL AGES, NOT JUST THE ELDERLY For those of us of a certain age, we are watching our parents and our friend’s parents grow old, and for too many of them, falls and broken bones are a part of the aging process. However, people of any age can fall and…Read More >>

  • WHEN OUR PARENTS ARE BETRAYED

    September 12, 2018

    WHEN OUR PARENTS ARE BETRAYED It is one of the hardest decisions we have to make, when and where to guide our parents to a nursing home. I watch the anguish that my father went through in placing his mom, a necessity when he could no longer pick her up when she fell. I am…Read More >>

  • INSURANCE FRAUD? IT’S USUALLY COMMITTED BY INSURANCE COMPANIES

    August 14, 2018

    INSURANCE FRAUD? IT’S USUALLY COMMITTED BY INSURANCE COMPANIES You followed the rules. You bought the automobile or homeowners insurance that the State of New Jersey or the bank required you to purchase. You paid your premiums every year, in full and on time. Then you had an automobile accident or a storm blew a tree…Read More >>

  • WHEN MEDICAL MIRACLES TURN INTO MEDICAL NIGHTMARES

    July 13, 2018

    WHEN MEDICAL MIRACLES TURN INTO MEDICAL NIGHTMARES 1 of the miracles of modern science, and just in time to rescue baby boomers from aging joints, or joint replacement surgeries. High-tech, titanium, major, major surgery. As 1 of those aging baby boomers, I raked this up there with the discovery of penicillin and Lipitor. However, it…Read More >>

  • INJURIES TO OUR PETS—SHOULD YOU SEE A LAWYER?

    June 7, 2018

    INJURIES TO OUR PETS—SHOULD YOU SEE A LAWYER? The short answer is, yes, but what he can do is limited. When a person is involved in some kind of accident involving injury, that person is entitled to have his medical bills paid, lost wages compensated, and is entitled to an award for pain and suffering,…Read More >>

  • INJURED AT WORK? MAYBE YOU CAN SUE TWICE.

    April 10, 2018

    INJURED AT WORK? MAYBE YOU CAN SUE TWICE. Happens every day, actually, hundreds of times a day, a misstep, listing heavy object, carelessness of a coworker, maybe even a car accident while on the job. In some circumstances, you are allowed to sue twice, once in Worker’s Comp. which is nearly a guaranteed recovery for…Read More >>

  • #MeToo solves it all, right? Not really, especially for those who are not famous.

    March 7, 2018

    #MeToo solves it all, right? Not really, especially for those who are not famous. Sure, Hollywood stars get lots of applause and press when they accuse their bosses or Directors of sexual harassment, but what about the rest of us? Who stands up for the other 99% of women harassed by their boss, or by…Read More >>

  • THE FIRST THING WE DO, LET’S KILL ALL THE LAWYERS

    January 10, 2018

    THE FIRST THING WE DO, LET’S KILL ALL THE LAWYERS It’s not what you think People will say, Shakespeare said this. He did not. He wrote it for a character named Dick the Butcher. Not sure you want to emulate someone named Dick the Butcher. Dick the Butcher was a follower of the rebel Jack…Read More >>

  • OPIOID CRISIS: Who’s Fault; who can help.

    December 11, 2017

    OPIOID CRISIS: Who’s Fault; who can help. We can hardly read the newspaper, watch local news, open a magazine, without reading about another overdose, another fatality, drugmakers doubling the price of Narcan. This is a crises unlike any we’ve known in this country, working the crack epidemic of the mid-90s. I wonder if this is…Read More >>

  • 3 TOP WAYS TO MAKE OUR HOMES SAFER

    October 9, 2017

    Some people complain there are too many lawsuits. 1 of the best ways to prevent lawsuits is to be more careful. We can protect ourselves around her own homes, not only from lawsuits, but from injuring ourselves and our family, with simple and easy cautions. See the attached for the 3 top ways of reducing…Read More >>