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  • Jacoby & Meyers Named Top 10 in New Jersey

    The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys (AIOPIA) recently selected Jacoby & Meyers, LLP as one of the top ten best law firms in New Jersey.

    To be selected as a AIOPIA ‘Top 10’ the firm(s) must attain the highest degree of professional achievement in the practice area pf personal injury law and must have an impeccable client satisfaction rating. 

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  • 115k Pounds of Mislabeled Deli Meat Recalled

    defective products

    Malted barley is an allergen that can cause a number of symptoms, including nausea, diarrhea, contact urticarial, and so on. Hahn Brothers, Inc., a distributer, failed to list malted barley as an ingredient on its ham before shipping out more than 115,773 pounds of the product to a New Jersey Distributed. 

    The following was published on the United States Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service website:

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  • Bronx Cyclists Welcome Citi Bike

    cyclist

    Citi Bike, the nation’s largest bike share program, is making its first appearance in the Bronx. Bike docks will be available now through September. Cyclists can easily locate the nearest dock by clicking here.

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  • Client Expresses Gratitude after Reckless Driver Was Held Accountable

    auto accidents

    As any parent knows, seeing their child frightened and/or injured is a nightmare. A New Jersey woman contacted us after being struck by a reckless driver with her daughter in the car in Edison, NJ. Here is what she had to say:

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  • Prescription Drug Use in these Industries is Twice as High as the National Average

    Construction site safety

    In the U.S. 60 people die every day from prescription opioid painkiller overdoses. According to the National Safety Council drug overdose is the leading cause of preventable deaths for adults age 25 to 64. The frequency of prescription opioid drug use has proven to be hazardous to not only users, but also to those who live and work with individuals with substance abuse disorders.

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  • Keeping Truckers and Motorists Safe, System Improvements Needed

    Safe driving

    The Federal Government program, Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA) was designed to improve motorist safety and prevent commercial motor vehicle (CMV) crashes, injuries, and fatalities. However, a recent report confirmed the allegations of other outside organizations:  there are numerous protocols that are lacking and need to be addressed. 

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  • 450,000 Daily Bike Trips in NYC. What Cyclists Need You to Know

    Bike lanes

    The streets of New York City simply cannot accommodate an influx of motorists and the city metro system has proven itself unreliable, so many resilient New Yorkers have taken to cycling as a means of transportation.

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  • Federal Regulations Fail to Protect The Elderly From Abuse and Neglect

    nursing home abuse/neglect

    While issues surrounding health care and Medicare/Medicaid services are currently a hot topic, we seldom hear about what is and isn’t being done to keep elderly residential care patients safe and healthy.

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  • Our Clients Are Talking

    take action to protect your rights

    Can you believe we are more than half way through 2017? Our Jacoby & Meyers team has been hard at work helping to ensure our clients receive the compensation they deserve; here are a few excerpts from 2017 client reviews:

    “Jacoby and Meyers is who you want on your side.”-Rachel D.

    “Everyone was so nice and answered all of our questions every step of the way.” –Dwayne E.

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  • We Can Do Better, New York & New Jersey Earn C for Safety

    New York

    The National Safety Council (NSC) collected data over the course of a year that defined what safety systems individual states do and do not have in place to reduce the likelihood of preventable injuries and death.

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