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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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With over 260 million registered vehicles in America, auto accidents are an extremely common occurrence. While some auto accidents are relatively harmless, some cause extreme damage, injuries and even death. According to studies, over 2 million people sustain injuries of varying severities every year in the US alone. Almost 40,000 people lost their lives due to auto accidents in just one year. The ma...

Category: Auto Accident Attorney,

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Dogs are lovely creatures and make amazing companions, but these canines can harm people by biting them. Over 4.5 million dog bite cases are reported every year in the U.S. alone out of which almost a million bites result in infections leading varying health complications. The numbers suggest that dog bites affect a large portion of the American population which is why states have enacted laws to dea...

Category: Dog Bite Lawyer,

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Workers are the lifeline of any organization and play an integral role in running the economy of any country. In order to protect the rights and lives of millions of workers working in the United States, both federal and state governments set policies which protect workers’ rights. According to a report, almost 3 million workplace non-fatal injuries and ailments were reported while around 5000 work...

Category: Workers’ Compensation Lawyer,

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According to an estimate, the average American is involved in at least 3 auto accidents during his or her lifetime. According to a report by the National Security Council, the number of auto accidents was 6% higher in 2017. The report shows that the number of deaths caused by auto accidents topped a shocking number of 40,000. The last time the death toll reached this high was 11 years back in 2007. I...

Category: Auto Accident Lawyer,

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Being a victim of a hit and run auto accident can be quite frustrating due to the lack of concern of the driver who did not even bother to stop to rectify his or her mistake. More importantly, it’s uncertain how you would get compensated for the damages to your vehicle and the injuries you may have suffered. It’s a really unfortunate situation to be in but luckily there are ways to deal with it....

Category: Auto Accident,

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As the number of passengers who travel through air increases every day, the number of airport accidents increases despite strict precautions taken by Federal Aviation Administration. Although air travel itself has become safer over time, airports have increasingly become places where passengers sustain serious injuries due to negligence and dangerous infrastructure. The most common types of airport a...

Category: Personal Injury Lawyer,

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Establishing product liability can be quite an arduous task as there are multiple conditions you need to meet in order to build a solid case against the company. Product liability is primarily the legal liability a manufacturer or trader incurs for producing or selling a faulty product which causes injury to the consumers. In order to substantiate and validate a claim of product liability, the injure...

Category: Product Liability Attorney,

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Auto accidents are a common occurrence due to number of vehicles on the roads driven by unruly and inept drivers. Over 2.3 million people are injured or severely disfigured due to auto accidents in the U.S. alone. In most instances, people are uninformed and do not know what to do while dealing with auto accidents they have been involved in. Because of this, people make mistakes which further complic...

Category: Auto Accident Attorney,

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Auto accidents can be caused due to a number of reasons; that can result from the driver’s negligence like texting while driving, to environmental factors like the rain, to other factors such as bald tires, etc. Other reasons might include speeding, running a red light, design defects, tire blowouts, and not being aware of the State’s traffic rules and regulations. It doesn’t matter what the...

Category: Auto Accident Attorney,

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Premises Liability is a commonly used term for the responsibility held by the property owner for any injuries or damage sustained by other people on their property. Establishing liability helps the courts ascertain who should compensate the injured party in case of an accident. Although, simply getting hurt on someone else’s property does not automatically establish premises liability. There are ce...

Category: Premises Liability, Premises Liability Lawyers,

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Elders are usually sent to live in nursing homes if they are too old to live alone, can no longer take care of themselves, there is no one available to take care of them or if their families can’t afford to hire a private nurse to look after them. However, is it safe to send your parents or grandparents to live in nursing homes? Nursing home abuse and neglect are not uncommon despite the strict ...

Category: Nursing Home Neglect Lawyer,

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Auto accidents are caused due to a number of reasons and can have wide-ranging ramifications. The outcome can range from a broken tail light, to a serious injury and even death if help doesn’t arrive on time. Having health and car insurance in such cases will help you if you get into an auto accident; they might not lessen the pain or trauma, but they will help pay for the car repair and hospital b...

Category: Car Accident Lawyers,

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Auto accidents are a common occurrence in every part of the world. Since an auto accident is an event you certainly do not wish or expect to deal with at any point in your life, most people do not prepare themselves to deal with it. At times, where precious lives are lost it’s almost impossible to prepare yourself for that big of a loss. Regardless, automobile accidents still occur on a daily basis...

Category: Auto Accident Attorney,

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With the month of March bringing warmer sunnier days to the slopes, the peak season of skiing is upon us. Even though skiing is an amazing way to completely enjoy the outdoors in the winter months, so are all other winter sports. Most of these are inherently dangerous activities. One should be very careful and in control when on the slopes, lest you hurt someone gravely. Earlier in the winter seas...

Category: Accident Lawyer,

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There are chances that if you have lost a loved one, family member, or friend in an accident, it could be a wrongful death case. Quite often, people tend to accept the fact that the death was an accident and do not question or challenge it. Irrespective, one should not rule out the chances of it happening due to an ‘accident’ only. Many people are not aware and do not know enough about wrongful d...

Category: Wrongful Death Lawyer,

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Did you know that nearly 1.3 million people die in car accidents each year? It goes without saying that people are usually unable to predict the outcome of an auto accident injury case. Thus, whether it is your or your relative’s past experience, one thing that is important to understand is that an auto accident lawyer takes on cases and are different from state to state. In addition, it is also su...

Category: Auto Accident Lawyer,

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Auto accidents in Illinois are often unexpected and costly. Although you can never truly prepare for the unexpected, you can avoid the common mistakes that people make after the accident. These mistakes are what causes people to lose money on their insurance claim and settle with a lower compensation for their time and monetary loss that occurred due to the car accident. Here are some common mistakes...

Category: Auto Accident Lawyer,

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