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A police report is a formal document created by police officers which entail information pertaining to accidents and is used for verification purposes. There are many instances where police officers may not write a police report for auto accidents. They may determine that the severity of an accident is not high enough or perhaps the incident did not cause any serious injury to either party, thus conc...

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School playgrounds provide an excellent opportunity for kids to enjoy themselves, especially during the winter season. Children indulge in several activities, for instance, making snow angels, playing tag, and throwing snowballs at each other. Moreover, they may also enjoy swings, slides and other outdoor playing equipment at their disposal. However, schools should take special precaution during extr...

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Black Friday is amongst the busiest shopping days in the United States. It is a commercial holiday that is celebrated the day after Thanksgiving Day and the Friday right before Cyber Monday. Though it provides an excellent opportunity to grab excellent deals and get great discounts, it also accompanies risks of becoming injured. Stats provided by blackfridaydeathcount.com state that 111 people have ...

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Statistics available on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website reveal that more than 2 million are injured and 32,000 people lose their lives each year from auto vehicle crashes. If you or your loved one suffered an accident and want to file a lawsuit, it can be highly advantageous for you to obtain services of an experienced and skillful auto accident lawyer. During your first consultati...

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Ride-sharing service by Uber has revolutionized transportation in the past few years. Uber drivers pick up a customer from their pinned location and drop them to their desired destination just by a click on their smartphone. Low-cost and convenience of using mobile app to book a ride makes it an enticing alternate to taxis and other ridesharing services. Statistics provided by Uber’s official newsr...

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has devised comprehensive regulations pertaining to school bus safety to ensure a safe and secure journey for children attending school. NHTSA believes that students are 70 times safer when traveling in a school bus rather than a car. Their safe design coupled with stop-arm laws in every state makes school buses an extremely reliable option to commut...

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Halloween is the second most famous festival in the United States after Christmas with more than 179 million people celebrating All Saints’ Eve last year. Adults take part in activities by wearing different costumes, partying during the night, and preparing Halloween themes for celebrating this festival with their family and friends. This festival is delightful and fun especially for children as th...

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In many instances, police officers can face distractions while driving a car that may lead to an accident. A police car is equipped with many devices such as GPS, laptops and scanners. Moreover, they are required to constantly communicate and remain active with police dispatch. Therefore, it is possible that these activities and responsibilities could cause a distraction, leading to an accident. F...

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Last month, an accident happened near Illinois Route 143 exit, resulting in multiple car pileups. The Illinois State Police Department stated that three people sustained multiple serious injuries in this tragic event. Unfortunately, this is not a first serious car accident in this state. Illinois Department of Transportation statistics show that 541 crashes have taken place in Illinois since the star...

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A wrongful death law protects the rights of a deceased person whose causation of death was a wrongful act of another person or entity. Reason of death may include, but not limited to, automobile accident, slip and fall accident, or medical malpractice. This law is devised to protect family members of a deceased person, providing compensation for financial and emotional damages. The filing of a wro...

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Anesthesia is a critical part of operations, enabling a patient to tolerate surgical procedure without experiencing pain and distress. It is generally considered as a safe practice in the medical industry, as stats reveal that the risk of dying from a general anesthetic is 1 out of 100,000. However, using anesthesia requires a great amount of competency, comprehensive evaluation of medical history, a...

Category: Medical Malpractice Lawyer,

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Driverless cars are not limited to sci-fi movies anymore. Autonomous technology is an emerging market in real life as 19 companies are competing to put driverless car on the road by 2020, including the likes of tech giants such as Google and Tesla among many global car manufacturing companies. In light of huge investments and successful trials of self-operating cars in recent times, it is imminent th...

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Due to vast number of vehicles on road and reckless drivers, mainstream media and even the internet is constantly brimming with news regarding auto accidents. According to a study, almost every American gets involved in some form of auto accident at least twice during his or her lifetime. Despite the widespread occurrence of auto accidents, there is a severe lack of awareness and education regarding ...

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We witness thousands of motor vehicle accidents every year, which mainly happen due to negligence and carelessness of the drivers. Most people get away with minor scratches, but not everyone is that lucky. An accident can result in severe injuries or even death of a person. For instance, an impact on the head can lead to a traumatic brain injury, which can be detrimental for the victim. What shoul...

Category: Traumatic Brain Injuries,

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Carnivals are exciting places to spend a weekend with your family and friends but if an accident occurs, it could turn your enjoyable experience into a traumatic one. Most of the rides within such carnivals are mobile rides, which are set up only for a small period of time. This means that these rides might not get the adequate amount of safety checks, unlike proper amusement park rides, which are de...

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Every year hundreds and thousands of car accidents take place across the country due to a wide range of reasons. According to statistics, over 8 million drivers are involved in some form of automobile accidents every year. While most accidents are caused due to negligence of one of the drivers involved, especially in hit and run accidents –there are many instances where certain manufacturing defect...

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Auto accidents are certainly the leading cause behind most injuries and fatalities in the United States. With a plethora of vehicles on the road with inexperienced and careless drivers, auto accidents are becoming a normality. According to a survey, more than 2 million Americans sustained injuries due to auto accidents in just one year. The number of people who lose their lives in such accidents is a...

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The common perception is the employer is only liable for their employees’ safety during work hours –that is not the case. In order to reward employees or take a break from work, companies organize picnics and parties for their employees after work hours. While these events and picnics play a significant role in increasing employee motivation, resulting in increased productivity and loyalty, these...

Category: Workers’ Compensation Lawyer,

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Slip & Fall accidents are the most common reason for injuries and emergency visits to the hospitals. According to a survey held by the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, falling or slipping injures more than a million people annually. Whereas, fifteen percent of the accidental deaths were also caused by slip & fall incidents. A vast majority of these incidents occur due to lac...

Category: Slip and Fall,

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Auto accidents are such a common occurrence in the US that almost every second person is involved in one before they turn 30. Auto accidents involve a wide array of situations which result in different levels of severity. From minor scratches on the side mirror to complete destruction of multiple vehicles, different auto accidents have different consequences. In most cases, people who are responsible...

Category: Auto Accident Lawyer,

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