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EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS: FIRST AID

Are you prepared to give first aid to someone in need while paramedics are on their way? While many public places are outfitted with emergency equipment such as a first aid kit or defibrillator, these tools will be useless if no one on the scene is prepared to take...

SLIP AND FALL LAWSUITS

Slip and fall accidents are part of the broader category of premises liability because they tend to occur on someone else's property as a result of their negligence. The property owner may then be liable for that person's injury. Such accidents can happen indoors as...

OCT CHILD SUPERVISION AND LIABILITY

When you take your child to school or drop them off at a daycare center, you are leaving them in the care of someone else. You have a right to expect that your child will be well supervised while they are out of your hands, but what happens if they are injured? Here...

CAR INSURANCE CLAIMS

The insurance claim process following a car accident can be lengthy and difficult. Here are some things to keep in mind as you communicate with your insurance company to help make the process move along more smoothly. 1. CALL YOUR INSURANCE COMPANY ASAP It is very...

FOOD POISONING LAWSUITS

THE BASICS Food poisoning or foodborne illnesses are contracted by eating food that contains bacteria or viruses. Food can become contaminated if it is: ● prepared with unclean hands or utensils ● undercooked ● eaten raw ● stored at the wrong temperature. Symptoms,...

WHAT TO DO AFTER A BIKE ACCIDENT

What you do in the immediate time following a bike accident will have a huge impact on your case, affecting any lawsuits you bring as well as how much you might be able to recover in damages. Here are the most important things you can and should do after an accident:...

FIREWORK SAFETY

For many, fireworks are a quintessential part of celebrating the 4th of July and American independence. But the fun of fireworks can come at a steep price with an average of 4 deaths and 9,124 injuries occurring each year. While accidents have happened at large scale...

GUIDE TO PERSONAL INJURY SETTLEMENTS

95% of personal injury cases are settled out of court so there's a good chance your personal injury claim could end in settlement as well. We've put together this simple guide to help you get the most out of your settlement. WHAT IS A SETTLEMENT? A settlement happens...