Massachusetts Leash Law: What You Should Know

Dog bite or attack claims are not uncommon. In the U.S., there are over 5 million reported instances of dog attacks on individuals each year. In Massachusetts, there are hundreds of dog bite claims brought by individuals who have sustained injuries ranging from bites on the hand to vicious assaults leaving the victims with permanent scars, internal organ injuries, and fatal injuries. 

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By |September 16th, 2020|Personal Injury Lawyer|0 Comments

Worcester Slip and Fall in a Supermarket

Slipping and falling can be a scary and dangerous experience – understanding your rights and knowing who’s responsible for your harm is critical to recovering damages. 

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By |June 10th, 2020|Personal Injury Lawyer|0 Comments

If I Fall in a Hospital, Can I Sue?

A hospital is supposed to be a safe place where you go to get treated. Well, not always! As it turns out, hospitals aren’t always safe spaces, because you can also get injured there. Hospitals can in fact be just as hazardous as other premises, if not worse.

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By |April 15th, 2020|Personal Injury Lawyer|0 Comments

E-bike (Electric Bike) Accident Lawsuit Attorney

Electric bikes, also called motorized bikes, mopeds, or e-bikes, are becoming very common in the state of Massachusetts. But as they grow in popularity, so does the rate of electric bike accidents. And quite often, when an electric motorcycle rider is knocked by a motor vehicle, serious injuries are inflicted.

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By |April 1st, 2020|Personal Injury Lawyer|0 Comments

Hit By a Truck Now What?

Although trucks comprise a small percentage of motor vehicles on the freeways and other roads, an accident with one can easily result in massive damage to your car and serious injuries to you and your passengers. A loaded tractor-trailer can weigh 80,000 pounds as compared to your own passenger vehicle of around 5,000 pounds.

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By |February 4th, 2020|Personal Injury Lawyer|0 Comments
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Tetzel Law Attorneys Named 2019 Rising Stars by Super Lawyers

Tetzel Law is proud to announce attorneys Paul Tetzel, John Malone, and Jordan Belliveau have been selected to the 2019 Massachusetts Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

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Fourth of July a Dangerous Time for Car Accidents

The Fourth of July is a time when thousands of Americans celebrate the country’s birthday, attending barbeques with friends and family, watching or shooting off fireworks, and, often, imbibing more than they should. Unfortunately, the fun often ends there, though – Fourth of July is one of the most dangerous times to be on the road, with statistics year after year in Boston and throughout the country highlighting a surge of traffic accidents on this favorite American holiday. If you’re a victim of a Fourth of July car crash, call Attorney Paul Tetzel for representation you can trust.

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How to Drive Safely Around Large Commercial Vehicles

Despite the necessity of commercial vehicles, ranging from large trucks that transport consumer goods to public buses that help get people where they need to be, large commercial vehicles have the potential to be dangerous. In fact, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) reports that in 2017, there were 4,889 buses and large trucks involved in crashes throughout the nation; these crashes resulted in 5,005 fatalities.

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Dog Bite Liability in Massachusetts

In America today, it’s impossible to walk down the street without seeing a dog. Indeed, Americans love their pets, and it’s estimated that there are about 90 million dogs sharing homes with humans in our country. While, most of the time, humans and dogs interact in a way that is not only peaceful, but also mutually beneficial, this isn’t always the case. To be sure, there are approximately 4.5 million dog bites reported per year in the country.

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Car Accident-Related Whiplash and Traumatic Brain Injury

When a car accident occurs, a person usually has no time to respond; instead, in the blink of an eye, vehicles collide, force is absorbed by the vehicles, and the occupant’s body is jolted in an aggressive–and often injury-causing–manner. The result can be high property damage expenses, severe bodily harm, and shock and psychological injuries, too.

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