Summer is the season for grilling. However, an average of 8,900 home fires involving grills, hibachis, or barbecues occur each year in the United States. In 2014, 16,600 patients went to emergency rooms due to injuries involving grills, and 1,600 children under age five suffered thermal burns, caused by touching a hot surface. Safety aside,… Read More

    Summer is the most dangerous time of the year, with nearly 3 million child medical emergencies and 2,550 deaths due to accidental injuries. According to a study by the National Safe Kids Campaign, deaths during this time of year represent 42 percent of the average annual number of deaths. Many unintentional injuries can… Read More

  The motorcycle accident attorneys of the Jaklitsch Law Group have a long and successful history of winning financial compensation for bike crash victims. If you or someone you care about has been injured or killed in a motorcycle accident, contact an experienced attorney. Here are some more tips to help you stay safe on two wheels.  Don’t buy… Read More

May is National Bicycle Safety Month.  And with the warm weather upon us, more people are on their bikes. So here are some great rules of the road. Get acquainted with traffic laws; cyclists must follow the same rules as motorists Know your bike’s capabilities Ride single-file in the direction of traffic, and watch for… Read More

Rick Jaklitsch has received the 2017 Judicial Review Edition AV Preeminent rating. That’s the “Highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards reflecting the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and Judiciary”.… Read More

Graduation Safety Tips For Parents: Require adult supervision at every celebration your child attends. Know who will be driving your child to and from the party. Remind your children that, under any circumstance, you will be there to pick them up or help them. Ask questions and keep in contact with your child while they… Read More

Plenty of people know that drinking and driving don’t mix—but many still do it. According to the Centers for Disease Control and prevention, there are over 300,000 incidents of drinking and driving each day.1 And arrest doesn’t typically mark the first time a person drives under the influence: The average drunk driver does so over… Read More