Posts by: Jeff Friedman

Bicycle Safety Tips for Children

7 Bicycle Safety Tips for Children

Learning to ride a bicycle is a popular requisite of growing up, and this makes bike safety for kids a concern for all parents. We can’t be with our children all the time, but we can […]

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Winter Driving Tips

Winter Driving Tips

Winter driving can be challenging for Ohio drivers, even those with lots of experience. Freezing temperatures, frequent snow and icy roads are normal hazards. Even the most seasoned driver can be involved in an accident due […]

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Your Guide to Bicycle Safety

Your Guide to Bicycle Safety, Bike Safety Tips

Riding your bicycle is one of the most enjoyable and healthy activities for kids and adults. It’s environmentally sound and available to members of all economic groups. Cycling can also a be a dangerous activity, especially […]

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5 Ways to Self-Treat a Concussion

5 Ways to Self-Treat a Concussion

More and more families are aware of the threat of concussion. Everyone risks serious injury when playing contact sports or driving, and even a fall can cause this form of head injury. Part of the challenge […]

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The 5 Safest Dog Breeds for Families

5 Safest Dog Breeds

There’s nothing quite like the unconditional love bestowed upon a child by the family dog. A well-chosen breed goes a long way to turning dreams of a successful pet experience into reality. Qualities to look for […]

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How To Choose a Birth Injury Lawyer

How to choose a birth injury lawyer

All parents worry about what the future holds for their children. But parents whose child is living with the effects of a birth injury may have more complex concerns, including how to provide appropriate medical and […]

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Brain Injury Questions and Answers

Brain injury, questions and answers

People with TBI have hope and treatment options. With education about the condition you can help your loved one recover. What is Brain Injury? Brain injury comes in many forms. The two main types are open […]

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What is Product Liability?

What is product liability?

Product liability refers to the area of tort law that determines who will be held responsible when someone is injured after using a product. If a product has injured you or a family member, you need […]

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How Do Construction Accidents Happen?

How do construction accidents happen?

According to OSHA, four types of situations cause more than 50 percent of all construction site injuries: falls, electrocution, being struck by something, and being caught in between things. While accidents do happen, many of these […]

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What to Do After a Motorcycle Accident

What to do after a motorcycle accident

While motorcycle operators certainly enjoy greater freedom on the road, it can come with a high price in the event of an accident. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, as many as 92,000 motorcycle […]

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Top 10 Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Recent studies have found that up to 10 percent of elderly individuals suffer abuse. Sadly, this can happen at the nursing home you trust with your aging parents. The causes of this abuse are many — […]

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How Do I Know if I Have a Whiplash Injury?

Neck pain, whiplash injury

If you’re injured in an accident, you may be stuck wondering whether your pain is normal or indicative of serious problems. One common injury that causes this confusion is whiplash. After sustaining a whiplash injury, you […]

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How to Keep Your Children Safe This Halloween

How to Keep Your Children Safe This Halloween

It’s a holiday with unpredictable weather, during a time when it gets darker earlier, and on top of that, no one looks quite like themselves—it’s Halloween! Here are some safety tips for keeping your children safe […]

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Breaking Down Ohio’s Arson Laws

What do you think of when you hear about arson? If you’re thinking about someone deliberately setting a fire, you’re right on point, but there are more specific details to this criminal action. In the Ohio […]

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Ohio Statutes of Limitations: The Basics

Statutes of Limitations: Learning the Basics

You may hear the term, “statutes of limitations,” quite often when the law is involved–but what exactly does this mean? Basically, these are laws that set time limits on how long you have to file a […]

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What is Workers’ Compensation?

What is Workers’ Compensation?

In Ohio, workers are covered by workers’ compensation. Sometimes that’s through the state’s workers’ compensation fund and some employers are self-insured. But, when you have been hurt at work, workers’ compensation can cover you.

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What are Common Sex Discrimination Cases?

Sexual discrimination against a female

A recent story out of Louisiana State University (LSU) alleges that the president of the LSU Alumni Association asked to pay off a woman he had a sexual relationship with if she resigned from her job. In no […]

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Vlog: What is a Civil Rights Violation?

What is a Civil Rights Violation

Do you think you’ve been a victim of a civil rights violation? If you’re not sure, watch our vlog as Jeff explains what this situation might entail. What is a civil rights violation? A civil rights […]

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Your Medicine Cabinet Cleanout Checklist

Medicine cabinet clean out checklist

Can you think of the last time you cleaned out your medicine cabinet? Believe it or not, many of those generic or prescription medications are expiring before your eyes. Even worse, some of those medications may […]

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Tips for a Healthy Delivery

Tips for a healthy delivery

We recently shared an article on social media about a family’s struggle with their son’s Cerebral Palsy and the lawsuit that alleges medical negligence against the hospital who delivered him. These types of cases come around […]

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10 Family Road Trip Safety Tips

Family safety

Road trip season is finally here! If you and your loved ones are driving to your vacation destination, make sure you are prepared for safe travels. Here are some tips to keep in mind. 10 Tips […]

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10 Steps to Take After a Car Accident

What to do after a car accident

If you or a loved one has even been in a car accident, you know that it can be a traumatizing experience for everyone involved. It is difficult to predict what the best actions to take […]

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What is a Whistleblower?

What is a whistleblower

If a person in an organization exposes misconduct or alleged illegal activity occurring within that organization, he or she is considered to be a “whistleblower.” While a whistleblower may be trying to help the organization in […]

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Safety at Construction Sites

Safety at construction sites

There are different spots in the region where construction is in full-swing, gearing to make buildings look nicer and roads easier to travel. Construction sites, as a worker and as a pedestrian/driver, can be dangerous areas […]

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Do I Have To Pay Medicaid Back?

Medicaid

Not sure what actions to take after Medicaid has paid your personal injury bills? We talk below about subrogation in the state of Ohio and how it relates to reimbursing Medicaid. Do I have to pay […]

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What Does a Medical Malpractice Case Involve?

Friedman, Domiano & Smith Blog Post

Do you think you have a case that could potentially result in medical malpractice? Jeffrey H. Friedman takes you through the basics of what a medical malpractice case could involve. What does a medical malpractice case […]

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The Aftermath of a Motorcycle Accident

The Aftermath of a Motorcycle Accident

Although motorcycle accidents occur less frequently than car accidents, it doesn’t mean that the aftermath of these accidents is less tragic. It is important for the owner of a motorcycle, dirt bike, or other type of […]

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Ohio Man Settles Lawsuit With Police

Police with taser

The family of Matthew Hook,  from Dublin, Ohio,  has settled a federal civil rights lawsuit with the Columbus suburb of Perry Township, its board of trustees, and a police officer for $2.25 million. Hook had suffered […]

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Bike Injury Lawsuit Settled For $125,000

Bicycle injury lawsuit

In 2009 a student at Minnesota Duluth was riding her bicycle and became injured after she was thrown from her bike near an intersection. The city of Duluth had recently resurfaced the intersection that Cassandra Olson […]

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Vlog: Why Did I Become a Lawyer?

Video blog

Today, Jeff is speaking to why he decided to become a lawyer. Listen to his unique and compelling story and see why Jeff is so passionate about and committed to the work he does every day. […]

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Lawsuit Accuses Former Teacher of Sexual Abuse

Lawsuit accusses former teacher of sexual assualt

A gym teacher at the former Rogers School, Robert Martinez, sexually assaulted an 8-year-old boy in the 1970’s under the noses of school officials. A suit filed against Martinez seeks unspecified damages against him, who now […]

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What to Do if You Were Injured At Work

What to do if you were injured at work

If you are injured at work and it is your employers fault, you may need to take legal action. Learn about the Ohio laws regarding worker’s compensation and work injury and hear about what you can […]

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Drunken-Driving Crash Death Lawsuit Settled

Drunk driving crash death lawsuit settled

Five years ago, a young woman, Debra Davis, and her friend were killed due to drunk driving after a country music concert at Gillette Stadium in Boston. Davis’ family was seeking $2.5 million from the Kraft […]

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Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed in Limo Fire

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed in Limo Fire

Do you recall back in May when a limo full of nurses celebrating nuptials of one of the passengers caught fire in California? Family members of the women who died have recently filed a wrongful death […]

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Nashville Settles Lawsuit with Shackled Mom

Nashville settles lawsuit with shackled mom

In Nashville, nearly a half a million settlement has been agreed upon – a United States immigrant was illegally shackled to a hospital bed during labor because she was arrested during a traffic stop. This ends […]

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Truck Accidents On The Rise

Truck accidents on the rise

Tragedy Involving a Truck Accident On October 9th, 2013 a Greyhound bus and tractor trailer collided on Interstate 80.  It was heading to Cleveland – one person was killed and dozens more were injured, NBC News […]

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