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Distracted Driving in New Jersey

Despite awareness campaigns and laws geared toward reducing distracted driving, it remains a preventable cause of a significant number of motor vehicle accidents each year. The New Jersey Division of Highway Traffic Safety reported cell phone usage was a factor in more than 800,000 crashes in the state from 2011 to 2015. Across the nation, […]

How Worker Classification Affects Injury Claims

What’s the Difference Between an Employee and an Independent Contractor? Although the terms are legally defined in detail, one of the primary distinctions between employees and independent contractors is that independent contractors do not receive the same protections and rights as employees. Employers do not have to pay social security, unemployment or disability taxes or […]