Call For a Free Consultation

 (855) 906-2966   Let us call you
No legal fee unless you get paid.

Call a Nebraska Team That Won't Give Up

Our lawyers focus thierpractice on personal injury law. We pride ourselves on protecting the rights of our clients and seeking the best possible recovery or outcome in all cases. It is a lot to handle on your own. Don’t struggle through the process alone. Get a free consultation by calling our Swimming Pool Injury lawyers in Malmo now!

Call for a Free case evaluation with experienced Nebraska-based injury lawyer

Nebraska Swimming Pool Accidents

Almost everyone likes to swim in a pool, is a good way to work out, relax, and is cheaper than a trip to the beach. Unfortunately, like happens in other places, accidents often take place inside these facilities.

Children using private pools must be constantly supervised by a lifeguard. Even when the child is not swimming, the lifeguard must check him/her from time to time. If a child either drowns or gets hurt, the pool owner is responsible for the accident. Even when the child was allegedly under his/her parent’s supervision. Also, there must be protective barriers or fences to stop children from getting into the pool without supervision. As they are prone to antics, the area must have all the preventive measures to push them away from danger.

In the case that there is an “invisible” danger, the manager must warn the swimmers. If possible, the dangerous areas must the appropriate warning signs. This way, everyone in the pool will be aware of the danger, freeing the manager and the owner from any responsibility for the accident. For example, if there is a broken set of stairs, everyone must be aware to avoid any kind of dangerous situation.

When the pool accident involves a person who is trespassing, the due care doesn’t apply. Here, neither the pool owner or the employees are responsible for the accident, even when it is caused by a faulty part or the lack of safety equipment. But some exceptions may apply, especially in states that follow the nuisance doctrine. For example, if a kid gets injured inside the pool area, the owner can be sued for negligence, even when the child is not invited or is trespassing.

Don’t forget to make the claim quickly. All swimming pool accident claims follow the statute of limitations. Meaning that you have a fixed window to make your claim. After it ends, you are not allowed to sue the other party. But if you have a great lawyer, he could be able to extend that window, giving you more time to make the claim and achieve compensation.

Call now to schedule a free & confidential consultation about your case.

You will pay no legal fees unless a favorable settlement is secured for you. (855) 906-2966

Recent legal blog posts

Your injury claim is very much like Brooks Camp.

In fact, it could hurt you if witnesses testify at trial that you were jumping around or were being aggressive at the scene of the wreck. It might even treat you well when you have a minor claim for a chipped windshield or a damaged mirror. Some stand above the falls, grabbing the fish after they’ve successfully made the jump. My favorites are the ones who stand right at the falls and grab the salmon from mid-flight as they are jumping. In almost every case, once the shop starts working on your car, it discovers additional damage, and it prepares supplemental invoices for the insurance company to pay.

Read More

That advice is biased, and somewhat self-interested.

In order to determine whether it has a right of subrogation, your health insurance company might send an accident questionnaire. I had him generate a report that documented the injuries to the knee, the need for surgery, and the connection between the motor vehicle accident and the injury. The judge dismissed the claims against the City and the landowner, leaving only the claims against King County. Once discovery ends, the process speeds up. One item I start preparing the day a client hires me is the story of the case and how it can be explained in a clear and compelling way.

Read More

Ellie was transported by ambulance to the hospital.

When choosing an attorney for your child’s claim, it is important to find one with experience representing children and with knowledge of specialized experts that might be necessary. Just as she was about to make her next jump, she caught her foot on the edge of the structure and fell head first onto the dirt. They can also provide testimony regarding the rules of the road as applied to bicycles and motor vehicles. The bones that form the spine in your neck and back are cushioned by small, spongy discs.

Read More

Did you get all of the documentation you need?

The storage lot may even have someone go to the car with you. They argue with a straight face that a consumer would buy a vehicle with a NADA value of $15,775. The key component to making a claim for these future medical expenses is to get a doctor’s narrative addressing the medical needs, why they are necessary, how they were caused by the wreck, and the costs of the procedure(s). I was receiving calls from attorneys, “legal advisors”, and chiropractors - all of them were trying to get me to hire them to represent me in my wreck.

Read More
"

Top Lawyers Pick

Travis A. Spier Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Travis A. Spier

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Travis A. Spier is Managing Partner at Atwood, Holsten, Brown, Deaver & Spier Law Firm, P.C. L.L.O. where he works out of the firms office in Lincoln, Nebraska. Representing clients throughout the state, he divides his practice primarily between plaintiffs personal injury and wrongful death litigation and workers compensation claims and appeals. Mr. Spier also has experience in defending insurance carriers in personal injury and wrongful death cases.In his plaintiffs practice, Mr. Spier assists people who have suffered losses due to the negligence of other parties. The types of cases that he has handled in this regard have arisen out of surgical errors, misdiagnoses, and other forms of medical malpractice, commercial and passenger vehicle accidents, burn injuries, toxic inhalation, premises liability, and nursing home abuse and neglect. During his career, Mr. Spier has successfully obtained numerous settlements and jury awards for his clients.Mr. Spier also represents employees who have developed an occupational illness or who have been injured on the job and who are seeking their rightful benefits under their employers workers compensation coverage. He assists in the preparation and timely filing of the required claim documentation, and he provides advocacy in subsequent appeals hearings if the claim is disputed or denied.A native of Nebraska, Mr. Spier attended the University of Nebraska—Lincoln as an undergraduate, majoring in business administration and obtaining a bachelors degree with high distinction in 2004. Remaining on campus, he attended the University of Nebraska College of Law and received his Juris Doctor in 2007. Admitted to practice before all Nebraska state courts, Mr. Spier is a member of the Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys and the Nebraska State Bar Association.

Office Location:
575 Fallbrook Boulevard, Suite 206,, Lincoln NE 68521
www.atwoodlawyers.com
Profile
Herbert J. Friedman Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Herbert J. Friedman

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Lincoln, NE

As a trial attorney with decades of experience, Herbert J. Friedman has an outstanding reputation for advocating for victims of personal injury incidents and workplace accidents. He is founder of the Friedman Law Offices, P.C. L.L.O. in Lincoln, Nebraska, where he has widespread success obtaining verdicts and settlements on behalf of clients.Mr. Friedman handles all types of personal injury matters, including the following: dangerous drugs, defective products, motor vehicle accidents, dog bites, insurance bad faith, slip-and-falls, medical malpractice, child sexual abuse, traumatic brain injury and civil rights litigation. He has the legal savvy and know-how to demonstrate a defendants responsibility in causing his clients harm. Further, he has the compassionate nature to support clients during some of their most troubling times.As a testament to his accomplishments, Mr. Friedman has earned the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell; he has an Avvo Superbrating; and he is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. These accolades, wonderful though they may be, pale in comparison to the satisfaction he gets from helping clients recover.Licensed to practice law since 1960, Mr. Friedman is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, the U.S. District Court for the District of Nebraska and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces. He is also a member of the Nebraska State Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys, the National Crime Victim Bar Association and Nebraska Appleseed.After earning a Bachelor of Science from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Mr. Friedman received a Juris Doctor from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Law in 1960. AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc. used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.

Office Location:
3800 Normal Blvd., Suite 200, PO Box 82009,, Lincoln NE 68501
www.friedmanlaw.com
Profile
Joseph P. Cullan Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Omaha, NE

Joseph P. Cullan

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Omaha, NE

As a partner at Cullan & Cullan LLC, Joseph P. Cullan is committed to representing clients in Omaha, throughout the state of Nebraska and across the U.S. He focuses his practice on personal injury, handling cases that involve medical malpractice, wrongful death and catastrophic injuries.After graduating cum laude with a Bachelor of Science from Santa Clara University, Dr. Cullan went on to earn a Juris Doctor and graduate cum laude from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2000. While in law school, he received the American Jurisprudence Award for earning the highest grade in his contracts course. Dr. Cullan later earned a medical degree from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.With a background in medicine, Dr. Cullan understands the way the medical process should work and the challenges patients face during recovery. When physicians or staff make mistakes, Dr. Cullan fiercely advocates for clients in order to obtain compensation from the negligent parties. His successes include securing Nebraskas highest verdict awards for premises liability, wrongful death, medical malpractice and a trucking accident.For his achievements, Dr. Cullan holds an Avvo Superb rating; The National Law Journal has recognized him for obtaining the 27th highest verdict across the country and the highest verdict in Nebraska; he is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum; and he has been named in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 and The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100.Active in the legal community, Dr. Cullan is often asked to speak about his practice area for groups such as the Kansas Association for Justice and the Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys. He holds memberships with the Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys and the American Association for Justices birth trauma litigation group.

Office Location:
Old Market Cullan Court, 1113 Harney Street,, Omaha NE 68102
www.cullanlaw.com
Profile
Terrence J. Salerno Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Omaha, NE

Terrence J. Salerno

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Omaha, NE

Representing injury victims in Omaha, Nebraska, and the surrounding areas, Terrence J. Salerno is a client-oriented advocate and accomplished litigator with Salerno & Associates. He is a member of the Top 100 Board of Directors for The National Trial Lawyers and for his high ethical standards and long list of successful results, he holds the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell.Mr. Salerno is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, the Nebraska State Bar Association and The Iowa State Bar Association. A member of the board of directors at the Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys, he has over 35 years of experience. Mr. Salernos practice is focused on helping those who are facing complex issues related to medical malpractice, catastrophic injuries, wrongful death and auto accidents.After graduating from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1975 with a Bachelor of Arts, Mr. Salerno attended law school at Creighton University School of Law and earned a Juris Doctor in 1979. He is admitted to practice in all state courts in Iowa and Nebraska, and before the Supreme Court of the United States and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit. His client list also spreads to Tennessee, Missouri and Kansas.Some of Mr. Salernos most successful cases include a $2.3 million settlement in a truck accident and a $1.75 million settlement in another case. Mr. Salerno also writes regularly on topics such as closing arguments in litigation and presents at professional seminars to educate other attorneys and professionals on personal injury cases with his extensive knowledge and experience.AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Office Location:
809 North 96th St, Suite 100,, Omaha NE 68114
www.tsalerno-law.com
Profile
Christopher R. Miller Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Christopher R. Miller

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Chris Miller dedicates his practice to representing victims of catastrophic injuries and wrongful death involving motor vehicle accidents, product defects, and premises liability.  Mr. Miller also handles a broad variety of business-related legal disagreements and disputes.  Before starting his own law firm in 2011, Mr. Miller spent over seven years handling all aspects of complex litigation for a nationally recognized litigation firm in Missouri, including expert discovery, motion practice, trial and appeals.Chris Millers first jury trial at the age of 30 resulted in a $1.2 million dollar verdict for an elderly slip and fall victim.  Other individual accomplishments include a $1.9 million dollar settlement for the family of a boating accident; a $15 million dollar class action settlement (co-counsel) on behalf of elderly victims of long-term care insurance fraud that resulted in Missouris seventh largest settlement in 2009; and a $186,000 jury verdict on behalf of a state worker who incurred $16,000 in medical bills after his motor grader was hit by a tractor trailer.  

Office Location:
201 N. 8th Street, Suite 202,, Lincoln NE 68508
www.millergrell.com
Profile
Christa Binstock Israel Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Christa Binstock Israel

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Christa Binstock Israel is a parter at Atwood, Holsten, Brown, Deaver & Spier Law Firm, where she devotes her law practice to workers compensation and personal injury litigation, with particular focus on representing Nebraskas injured workers. Christas work ethic, attention to detail, and advocacy skills have led to successful outcomes in the Nebraska Workers Compensation Court and Nebraska Supreme Court.Christa is admitted and licensed to practice law in Nebraska, North Dakota, and the United States District Court – District of Nebraska. She is also a trained and certified mediator and a member of the Nebraska State Bar Association, State Bar Association of North Dakota, Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys, and Lincoln Young Professionals Group.  

Office Location:
575 Fallbrook Boulevard, Suite 206,, Lincoln NE 68521
www.atwoodlawyers.com
Profile
Britany S. Shotkoski Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Omaha, NE

Britany S. Shotkoski

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Omaha, NE

Britany S. Shotkoski is a top-rated attorney practicing in the Omaha, Nebraska area. Providing legal representation in Nebraska for a variety of different issues, Britany Shotkoski was selected to Top Lawyers for 2011 - 2019. She is admitted to practice before the courts in Nebraska.After completing undergraduate studies, Britany S. Shotkoski attended law school.Britany Shotkoski was enrolled at Creighton University School of Law. She earned a juris doctor degree in 1994.Britany Shotkoski would be admitted to the practice of law in 1994.Attorneys like Britany S. Shotkoski are recognized by their peers for their outstanding work and commitment to the spirit of the legal profession. Their knowledge of the law, professional work ethic, and advocacy on behalf of their clients allow them to stand out among other attorneys in the field.Britany Shotkoski represents clients with Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff issues.

Office Location:
1005 South 107th Avenue, Suite 100,, Omaha NE 68114

Profile
Terrence J. Salerno Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Omaha, NE

Terrence J. Salerno

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Omaha, NE

Representing injury victims in Omaha, Nebraska, and the surrounding areas, Terrence J. Salerno is a client-oriented advocate and accomplished litigator with Salerno & Associates. He is a member of the Top 100 Board of Directors for The National Trial Lawyers and for his high ethical standards and long list of successful results, he holds the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell.Mr. Salerno is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, the Nebraska State Bar Association and The Iowa State Bar Association. A member of the board of directors at the Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys, he has over 35 years of experience. Mr. Salernos practice is focused on helping those who are facing complex issues related to medical malpractice, catastrophic injuries, wrongful death and auto accidents.After graduating from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1975 with a Bachelor of Arts, Mr. Salerno attended law school at Creighton University School of Law and earned a Juris Doctor in 1979. He is admitted to practice in all state courts in Iowa and Nebraska, and before the Supreme Court of the United States and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit. His client list also spreads to Tennessee, Missouri and Kansas.Some of Mr. Salernos most successful cases include a $2.3 million settlement in a truck accident and a $1.75 million settlement in another case. Mr. Salerno also writes regularly on topics such as closing arguments in litigation and presents at professional seminars to educate other attorneys and professionals on personal injury cases with his extensive knowledge and experience.AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Office Location:
809 North 96th St, Suite 100,, Omaha NE 68114
www.tsalerno-law.com
Profile
David E. Copple Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Norfolk, NE

David E. Copple

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Norfolk, NE

David E. Copple is an attorney who represents clients in the Norfolk, Nebraska area. David Copple is recognized by peers and was selected to Top Lawyers for 2011 - 2019. This selection is based off of an evaluation of 12 indicators including peer recognition and professional achievement in legal practice.David Copple chose to pursue a career in law after completing undergraduate studies.He attended University of Nebraska Lincoln College of Law and graduated in 1983.David Copple passed the bar exam and was admitted to legal practice in 1983.He represents clients with Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff issues in Nebraska.He also represents clients with Business Litigation issues.Being selected to Top Lawyers is limited to a small number of attorneys in each state. As one of the few attorneys to garner the distinction of Top Lawyers, David Copple has earned the respect of peers as one of the top-rated attorneys in the nation.

Office Location:
2425 Taylor Avenue, PO Box 78,, Norfolk NE 68702

Profile
Jonathan Urbom Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Jonathan Urbom

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Jonathan Urbom is an attorney providing legal services covering Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff and Workers Compensation: Claimant.Jonathan Urbom, who practices law in Lincoln, Nebraska, was selected to Rising Stars for 2016 - 2018. This peer designation is awarded only to a select number of accomplished attorneys in each state. The Rising Stars selection process takes into account peer recognition, professional achievement in legal practice, and other cogent factors.Prior to becoming an attorney, he studied at University of Nebraska Lincoln College of Law. He graduated in 2008.After passing the bar exam, he was admitted to legal practice in 2008.

Office Location:
201 N 8th St, Suite 242,, Lincoln NE 68501

Profile
Rod Rehm Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Rod Rehm

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Rod Rehm attended law school and graduated from University of Nebraska Lincoln College of Law in 1973.Rod Rehm is an attorney at Rehm Bennett & Moore P.C. L.L.O, helping people with Workers Compensation issues. Rehm Bennett & Moore P.C. L.L.O has an office in Lincoln, Nebraska, serving the local community.Rod Rehm was selected to Top Lawyers for 2016 - 2019. Top Lawyers is an exclusive list of top-rated attorneys in specific practice areas who were chosen after thorough evaluation of numerous criteria.In addition to addressing Workers Compensation legal needs, he also assists clients with Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff issues.

Office Location:
3701 Union Drive, Suite 200,, Lincoln NE 68516

Profile
Gary J. Nedved Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Gary J. Nedved

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Lincoln, NE

Gary J. Nedved is a top-rated attorney selected to Top Lawyers for 2007 - 2019. He works at Keating, OGara, Nedved & Peter, PC, LLO, located in Lincoln, Nebraska, and provides legal services for issues involving Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff and Business Litigation and Personal Injury - General: Defense to the surrounding community.Gary Nedved completed legal studies at Creighton University School of Law and graduated with the class of 1977.Gary Nedved passed the bar in 1977.Only a few attorneys from each state are selected to Top Lawyers designation for any given year. The multi-factor selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and evaluations, as well as professional achievement in legal practice.

Office Location:
530 South 13th Street, Suite 100,, Lincoln NE 68508

Profile

Call now to schedule a free and confidential consultation about your case.

You will pay no legal fees unless a favorable settlement is secured for you. (855) 906-2966
Call for a free Consultation
Call for a free Consultation
Call for a free Consultation