Law Offices of Robert Olkowitz, P.C.

119 Maple Ave.
Red Bank, NJ 07701, United States

  • (732) 741-7444

Food Contamination: Who Is Minding Our Food Providers?

One of the alarming aspects of the recent government shutdown was the feeling that no one was watching our food supply. Even with oversight in place, foodborne illnesses, also known as food poisoning, sicken one out of every six…more
| Consumer Protection, Personal Injury

Alcohol At Sports Venues Can Spell Liability For Vendors

As any New Jersey personal injury attorney can tell you, spectators at sporting events assume an element of risk. If you attend a pro baseball game, for instance, you generally assume the inherent risk of being smacked with a…more
| Personal Injury

Aftermath Of Chemical Spill Continues In Paulsboro

Sometimes, personal injury affects one individual, and sometimes it can ravage an entire community. Federal Judge Robert Kugler recently ruled that residents and business owners in Paulsboro can proceed with civil liability…more
| Personal Injury

Children And Firearms: Home-Grown Tragedy Waiting To Happen

Recently, we saw yet another horrible school shooting… the 13th this year. We saw yet another community struggling to understand the why and the how…more
| Criminal Law

Do Not Text A Driver In New Jersey

If you text and drive, do not — it is against the law. If you text someone you know is driving, do not — you just may be held responsible if an accident occurs because the driver is distracted by your text…more
| Personal Injury

What Is Workers’ Compensation Fraud?

Workers’ compensation is a state-mandated program intended to provide speedy medical benefits and other benefits to workers injured on the job. Benefits are obtained through insurance policies paid for by employers in exchange…more
| Business Torts, Worker’s Compensation

What Is The Difference Between SSDI And SSI?

The program names look the same, but there is a great deal of difference between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Our attorneys work hard to ensure clients receive the…more
| Administrative Law

Allergic Consumers At Risk From Food Manufacturers And Servers

Personal injury attorneys are used to dealing with product safety issues. But when the product that endangers consumers is their own food, they may feel particularly vulnerable…more
| Personal Injury

Dangerous Dogs In New Jersey: How Do You Know?

In August, an 82-year-old Passaic woman walked into her backyard to fill her birdfeeders. An approximately 80-lb. pit bull-type dog owned by a neighbor scaled a 6-foot fence dividing the properties and attacked the woman…more
| Personal Injury

2012 Fungal Meningitis Outbreak Raises Questions About Applicability To Differing Areas Of Personal Injury Law

Toward the end of 2012, the news was full of disturbing stories of patients in nearly every state who received steroid injections contaminated with fungus. Many of those patients died from fungal meningitis, while others may…more
| Personal Injury

Social Security Disability Benefits And Thresholds Increase For 2013

Rising prices can easily erode the ability of Social Security Disability benefit recipients to pay for their basic needs. The good news is that the Social Security Administration keeps a close eye on the Consumer Price Index,…more
| Administrative Law, Labor & Employment Law

NJ Auto Insurance Policyholders Can Expect Rate Hikes

Touted as having the highest auto insurance rates in the nation, New Jersey policyholders will not be pleased when they receive another premium increase. Surprisingly, the upcoming hike does not include relatively minor…more
| Personal Injury, Health, Insurance

NJ Workers’ Compensation System Expected To Undergo Legislative Reforms

In an April 22, 2013 radio appearance, Governor Chris Christie announced a plan to address issues that affect the state Workers’ Compensation system. The plan is expected to resolve issues pertaining to both sides of claims,…more
| Worker’s Compensation

What Time Limits Apply To New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Claims?

After sustaining a serious workplace injury, few workers focus on how to get claims paid, but their focus changes once the bills start arriving. Unfortunately, by the time you learn about the extensive medical expenses, it can…more
| Worker’s Compensation

Do I Have To Go To Court To Dispute Denial Of My NJ Workers’ Compensation Claim?

When your claim for Workers’ Compensation is denied, you have the right to dispute the decision. Disputes are reviewed in a hearing before a judge of compensation within a district office of the New Jersey Department of Labor…more
| Worker’s Compensation
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