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What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident

If you or a loved one has been injured in a slip and fall accident it’s important to remember that the steps you take immediately following the incident are crucial to building the best possible case. Here are six steps to take immediately after a slip and fall accident: Get medical attention immediately. If you’ve [...]

By |2018-06-13T13:56:24+00:00June 13th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident

The US Supreme Court and Civil Rights

The Supreme Court has made many decisions regarding civil rights for both good and ill throughout American history. Read on to find out some of these decisions. 1857: Dread Scott v. Sanford: A slave sued for his freedom based on the fact that Missouri was a free territory. The Supreme Court decided against the slave, [...]

By |2018-05-16T13:53:06+00:00May 16th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on The US Supreme Court and Civil Rights

Reports Detail Massive Influx of OxyContin & Other Painkillers into Small Towns

Rural communities struggle to fight opioid epidemic Recent reports by The Washington Post and the Charleston Gazette-Mail have called into question why tens of thousands of powerful synthetic opioid painkiller drugs have been pouring into small rural towns. Even as state and federal lawmakers have begun to investigate, the damage has already been done to hundreds of families who [...]

By |2018-05-10T09:43:39+00:00May 10th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Reports Detail Massive Influx of OxyContin & Other Painkillers into Small Towns

Five Tips for Staying Safe at a Construction Site

The construction industry is one of the most dangerous types of jobs in the United States. Each year thousands of injuries and hundreds of fatal accidents are related to the construction industry. There are many things that can happen while on the job including electrical shocks, collisions and, most commonly, slip and falls. HERE ARE [...]

By |2018-05-02T15:04:33+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Five Tips for Staying Safe at a Construction Site

Major Protests in the United States

America was founded on protests, the most famous of which was the Boston Tea Party. Thanks to our right to free assembly, Americans have chosen protests as a means to get a message out to those in power that there is a grievance that needs examination. We have been fortunate that many of our most [...]

By |2018-04-25T14:27:22+00:00April 25th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Major Protests in the United States

The Rights of the Elderly

Some cultures revere their elders. Others ignore them. To its detriment, America leans more toward the latter. The elderly are among the most exploited groups in America. According to the NCOA, one in ten elders in America has endured some form of elder abuse. Tragically, only about one in fourteen of these cases is reported. [...]

By |2019-09-14T20:43:44+00:00April 18th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on The Rights of the Elderly

How to Manage an Accident Involving Commercial Trucks

Traffic accidents involving commercial trucks cause thousands of injuries each year. The size and weight of commercial trucks leads to catastrophic odds for the passengers in smaller vehicles. One out of every eight highway-related deaths in the U.S. involves large commercial trucks. According to the Department of Transportation, leading contributors to commercial truck accidents include: [...]

By |2018-04-12T09:41:13+00:00April 12th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on How to Manage an Accident Involving Commercial Trucks

The Americans with Disabilities Act

Many Millennials and later generations may not remember a time before the Americans with Disability Act (ADA) was passed. Building features like handicapped parking spaces and curb cuts might seem like just an ordinary part of everyday life. But prior to its passage in 1990, life was much harder for people with disabilities. Disabled Americans [...]

By |2018-04-05T11:47:09+00:00April 5th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on The Americans with Disabilities Act

What are the Leading Causes of Traumatic Brain Injury?

  Traumatic brain injury, or TBI, refers to a blow or jolt to the brain that disrupts its normal function. These injuries can range from minor, like a concussion, to severe. According to The Center for Disease Control, each year about 1.7 billion traumatic injuries occur. Of these injuries, about 50,000 of them result in [...]

By |2019-08-31T00:05:23+00:00March 28th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on What are the Leading Causes of Traumatic Brain Injury?