Personal Injury

Portner & Shure Law Firm Serving Maryland, Virginia & Washington D.C.


Motorized scooter sits on DC street for rideshare program It’s no secret Washington DC has a massive traffic problem. Rush hour spans several hours every morning and night. The first attempt to alleviate traffic congestion on DC streets was the bike sharing program where one can rent a bike to get from one area of Washington DC to another without worrying about parking or crowded roadways.

Over 15,000 lawsuits have already been filed against Bayer for complications resulting from Essure, the birth-control medical device that has since been recalled. Essure is a medical device that’s designed to provide women a permanent birth control option. Since its distribution on the market, thousands of women begun to experience severe pain and other health problems. There have been 48 reported deaths that were caused by Essure complications.

construction injury personal injury lawyers maryland, virginia, washington dcThe potential for injury is real in every place of work across all industries. That’s why the U.S. Department of Labor established a set of safety regulations and standards that is run by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). OSHA is the governing body that develops safety laws and procedures for every industry to help prevent workplace injury.