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Meet some of the most dedicated personal injury lawyers on Long Island. From the moment you choose RGLZ Personal Injury Law, you’ll have access to our storied team of attorneys, who have improved the lives of countless clients since our founding in 1968. Like a member of our own family, we are committed to getting you to a better place, where you can live your life in comfort and dignity. RGLZ is a dedicated personal injury law firm on Long Island that is ready to make justice work for you. Call 800-734-9445 (attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes)

Physical Abuse is the Top-Reported Complaint Among Nursing Home Residents

By |2018-12-07T16:44:34+00:00December 6th, 2018|Abuse, Inadequate Staffing, Negligence, Nurse And Physician Negligence, Nursing Home Abuse: What You Should Look For, Nursing Home Injuries, Nursing Home Negligence, Nursing Home Wrongful Death, Physical Abuse, Physical And Chemical Restraints|

According to the National Center for Victims of Crime, physical abuse in nursing homes is the top-reported complaint of elder abuse, at 27.4%. Shockingly, over 50% of nursing home staff have confidentially admitted to abusing residents in their care.

Teva BP Meds Added to Recall for Cancer Risk

By |2018-11-30T15:44:33+00:00November 30th, 2018|Local News, Medical Recalls, Recalls|

UPDATE – More blood pressure medications added to what is NOW a global recall for potential cancer risk: [11/29/2018] Teva Pharmaceuticals has launched a voluntary recall into two drugs used to treat high blood pressure as yet more medications face concerns over a possible cancer risk. In a statement from Teva posted [...]

Bumps, Bruises and Scrapes Could Be Warning Signs of Elder Abuse or Neglect

By |2018-12-07T16:44:56+00:00November 16th, 2018|Abuse, Falls, Negligence, Nurse And Physician Negligence, Nursing Home Abuse: What You Should Look For, Nursing Home Injuries, Nursing Home Negligence, Nursing Home Wrongful Death|

According to the CDC, about 1,800 nursing home residents die each year from falls, and about 10% to 20% of all nursing home falls cause serious injuries such as fractures.

Elder Abuse & Neglect Warning Sign #1: Bed Sores

By |2018-12-07T16:45:09+00:00November 6th, 2018|Abuse, Bed Sores, Failure To Follow Care Plans, Failure To Monitor, Inadequate Staffing, Negligence, Nurse And Physician Negligence, Nursing Home Injuries, Nursing Home Wrongful Death|

One of the more obvious warning signs of elder abuse or neglect is the presence of bed sores. Bed sores, also known as pressure sores, are painful skin ulcers that can be fatal at their worst stage. When they form on nursing home patients, it usually indicates issues of understaffing or negligence.

Be Safe, Be Seen on Halloween

By |2018-10-29T18:12:34+00:00October 29th, 2018|Bicycle Accidents, Dog Bites And Attacks, Pedestrian Accidents, Pedestrians, Premises Liability, Safety Tips|

Everyone loves a good scare on Halloween, but not when it comes to child safety. There are several easy and effective behaviors that parents can share with kids to help reduce their risk of injury. You can also download this safety tips sheet from Safe Kids.org for more information. […]

7 Warning Signs of Elder Abuse & Neglect that YOU should know!

By |2018-11-07T01:23:59+00:00October 26th, 2018|Abuse, Alzheimer's Patient Abuse, Bed Sores, Failure To Follow Care Plans, Failure To Monitor, Falls, Inadequate Staffing, Malnutrition And Dehydration, Medication Abuse And Negligence, Mental And Emotional Abuse, Negligence, Nurse And Physician Negligence, Nursing Home Abuse: What You Should Look For, Nursing Home Injuries, Nursing Home Negligence, Nursing Home Wrongful Death, Physical Abuse, Sexual Assault, Suspicious Injuries, Wandering Off/elopement|

More than two million cases of elder abuse are reported in the United States every year, and as many as one in ten elderly people are victims of elder abuse in some form.* There are seven clear warning signs of elder abuse that you need to know to keep your loved one safe.

Wal-Mart Health Insurance Case

By |2018-08-15T20:29:19+00:00August 18th, 2018|Videos|

Cote v. Wal-Mart - Finalist When longtime Wal-Mart employee Jacqueline Cote attempted to enroll her wife, Dee Smithson, in the company’s health insurance plan, she was told that Dee did not qualify for spousal benefits because the company only offered health insurance coverage to opposite-sex spouses. Dee, who had previously been treated for breast cancer, [...]

Bahamas Surgery Center v. Kimberly-Clark

By |2018-08-15T16:50:05+00:00August 15th, 2018|Videos|

These Trial Lawyer of the Year Award videos show what trial lawyers really do. They’re eye-opening and inspiring. Please watch them, socialize them, and share them with anyone you think would be interested. They demonstrate why corporations and government officials violating people’s rights are trying to close the courthouse doors.