Practice Areas

Auto Accidents

I Had an Accident Now What? Many people are afraid of air travel, citing it as dangerous.  The reality is that far more people are injured or killed in auto accidents each and every year. Whether the injuries are minor  bumps and bruises, broken bones, spinal injuries or even death, you need the services of a skilled attorney who will fight...

Personal Injury

In our business of providing the injured with the highest quality of experienced legal representation, Sands Law Offices never loses focus on the importance of our relationships with the people we are helping. If you have been injured in an accident, on the job, or have had the great misfortune of having a loved one die from accidental injuries, your best move...

Workers’ Compensation

IN MOST CASES, IT IS FREE TO HAVE AN EXPERIENCED ATTORNEY REPRESENT YOU if you have been injured or suffered a disfiguring scar during the course of your employment.  In Rhode Island, legal fees are paid by your employer’s workers’ compensation insurance carrier.  These fees are awarded separately, and they do not reduce the amount of workers’ compensation benefits you receive. There are many tricks and...

Wrongful Death

There is nothing more painful than the loss of a loved one. When that loss is sudden and due to the carelessness or negligence of someone else, that pain can be even more overwhelming. Despite the natural desire to put off these matters during such a difficult time, it is absolutely essential to contact an experienced attorney...

Uninsured Motorist

What is Uninsured Motorist Coverage? Having auto insurance coverage is required in our state. Unfortunately, not everyone obeys the law. Whether it was an accidental oversight where someone forgot to pay their bill, or an intentional attempt to avoid the law, the result is the same.  In most cases, no matter how much your claim...

Vehicle Damage

If you’re involved in a vehicle accident, there are probably two questions that will quickly come to mind. “Am I alright?” and “Is my vehicle alright?” The answers to both of these questions will determine what your next step will be. If someone else caused the accident, you will most likely be filing a claim...

Slip and Fall

When Do I Have a Slip and Fall Case? Property owners have the duty to use reasonable care to keep their premises in a safe condition for people that are expected to be on their property.  Slip and fall accidents are the most common reason people who are injured bring premise liability claims. A property...