Category: Did You Know

How to Self-Quarantine Without Going Crazy

COVID Mask in Mirror

As winter encompasses us with all its little bugs, long dark days, and blankets of snow it’s becoming even more challenging for most to cope with the added weight to the already heavy COVID quarantine. Scientists […]

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Ohio Winter Driving Laws and Rights

Winter Driving Tips

Driving in Ohio in the winter is no joke. The Buckeye State consistently ranks as the state with the most winter driving fatalities, an average of 86 deaths per year. Federal statistics also show that accidents that happen […]

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Selecting the Right Car Seat for Your Child

Selecting the right car seat for your child

As a parent, your vehicle is no doubt a hive of activity. Whether you are chauffeuring your youngest to and from daycare or taking your older children to sports practice, you’ll want to make sure they […]

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5 Ways to Self-Treat a Concussion

Concussion Self Care

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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The 4 Safest Cars for Your Family to Own 2020

Family safety

Each year, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) gives a limited number of vehicles their Top Safety Pick+ award each year. To receive this award, vehicles must receive a rating of superior or advanced on […]

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How to Stay Safe in Northeast Ohio’s Metroparks

Park Safety

Enjoying the outdoors is one of the benefits of living in this community. Northeast Ohio’s Metroparks are a destination for families and nature-lovers especially in the warmer months. As Spring is finally here, it’s a good […]

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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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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 […]

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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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10 Family Road Trip Safety Tips

Family Road Trips Safety Tips

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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What To Do After an Aviation Accident

What To Do After an Aviation Accident

In light of the current Malaysian Airlines flight tragedy (CNN), we want to share with you what to do if you or a loved one has been involved in a major accident like this one. If […]

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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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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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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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Vlog: Landlord Tenant Act & Landlord Liability

Video blog

If you have complained to your landlord about fixing dangerous problems at your rental property and have been ignored, you may have legal rights to fight for. Learn about the landlord tenant act and landlord liability […]

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Jeff Friedman- Serving Cleveland for 40 Years

Jeff Friedman Serving Cleveland Ohio for Over 40 Years

The law firm of Friedman, Domiano, & Smith (FDS) was established in 1988 with the mission to serve injured clients with the highest level of expertise, professionalism and integrity. Today, FDS continues to operate as one […]

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