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South Carolina’s negligence laws are crucial in determining the outcome of an accident case

Charleston, SC - When someone is involved in a car accident and they want to take legal action, the principles of negligence are one of the most important factors in determining who will win, and their amount of compensation. Most civil accident…
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Drivers who violate the law are more likely to liable for civil damages

Fort Myers, FL - Many motor vehicle accidents also result in some kind of traffic citations. There are times when these citations may even include criminal charges and require separate court appearances. In terms of a civil lawsuit where at…
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Families who have lost a relative in a nursing home should seek legal advice

Baton Rouge, LA - Nursing homes are environments where all kinds of issues can occur. Unfortunately for patients, they can be harmed or become seriously ill while they are under the care of nursing home staff members, who may fall short of their…
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There are some important signs of improper care in a Louisiana nursing home

Baton Rouge, LA - Despite their roles as a caretaking facility, nursing homes may not always provide adequate care to those they are treating and housing. There are a number of ways that an elderly person may show that they have not been cared…
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Houston is a known problem spot for human trafficking

Some cities have a much larger problem with human trafficking than others, due to their proximity to international borders and related crime.  Local news for Houston reported on an organization called Rescue and Restore Coalition that was…
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Yuma driver is rear ended and experiences back pain and shoulder trauma

Local police from the Somerton - Cocopah department responded to find a motor vehicle accident in the Yuma, Arizona area.  Pickup truck is rear ended by a Hummer on a county road They believe that the incident began around the intersection…
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Clayton Missouri area workers may be entitled to more workers compensation if they were injured or became sick while on the job

A bill proposed in Missouri was designed to help firefighters and other high risk occupations in the St. Louis area collect workers compensation money after being injured on the job. Firefighters are dying from cancer and other health problems…
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Houston dentist is sued and closes practice after several botched procedures

A medical practice of any kind can fall apart quickly when it becomes known that a doctor is responsible for multiple injuries.  A dentist in the Houston area was forced to declare bankruptcy after a medical malpractice lawsuit.  Wave…
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Las Vegas driver rear ends a van at a high rate of speed and dies shortly afterward

When an accident involves serious injuries or fatalities, it is important to get legal help to pay for the damage caused by the collision.  The Las Vegas Metro Police responded to the scene of an accident in the southwest valley area early…
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Iowa nursing homes were told by the federal government to increase coronavirus testing

Local news for Iowa published a story regarding recommendations for coronavirus testing given by the White House. Federal government wants nursing homes to be especially careful during the pandemic The virus task force recommended that…
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Tennessee highway accident kills four people in their teens and twenties

When highway collisions happen at a high rate of speed, this creates the very real possibility that drivers and passengers in the vehicles involved may be permanently injured or die. If this happens, a civil lawsuit is the best way for a victim…
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Houston surgeon loses his license after a series of failed procedures

When a doctor is trusted to perform surgery on a patient, they are given a serious responsibility because they literally have another person’s life in their hands. However, some doctors take advantage of this situation and cause serious harm.  A…
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Las Vegas man died shortly getting trapped under a bus

Buses create a large hazard on the roads due to the possibility that several people may be injured at once. These are also dangerous vehicles to operate, because another person or car that is hit by a bus will have a high probability of serious…
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Mississippi VA nursing home became a coronavirus hotspot

The first large scale nursing home outbreak in Mississippi during the coronavirus pandemic struck a facility for veterans. Testing confirms that the virus spread to many people from a single facility The VA nursing home in Kosciusko was…
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Iowa City worker is injured when his tractor suddenly rolls backwards

People who work with large vehicles and machines every day are at a higher risk of injury than the general public. This is because accidents regularly happen in areas like construction sites and on farms.  A man was seriously hurt and needed…
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Phoenix construction worker was injured and died in the downtown area

Certain occupations expose workers to very dangerous situations that can result in life changing injuries or death. When this happens, it is important to discuss the matter with a local legal professional who focuses on personal injury law.   A…