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Motorcycle accident victims need compensation for catastrophic injuries in Fort Worth Texas.

Texas – March 5, 2022 Motorcyclists are more susceptible to accidents arising out of bad roadway conditions, as well as negative interactions with other drivers, resulting in a death rate 28 times higher than passenger vehicle drivers according…
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Is the use of a catheter in a South Carolina nursing home a form of abuse?

South Carolina – December 27, 2021 Nursing home and other long-term care facilities in South Carolina have a specific Bill of Rights that all residential facilities must operate under, outlined in Title 44 of South Carolina Code, and referred to…
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Violations of South Carolina nursing home rights when staff post on social media.

South Carolina – December 26, 2021 Nursing home residents can become victims of social media abuse which occurs when nursing home staff members record videos or take pictures of residents without their consent and post them on social media.…
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Drunk driver rear-ends family car causing fatal injury to teens in Los Angeles.    

California – December 27, 2021 Two teen siblings succumbed to fatal injuries resulting from a car crash involving a drunk driver who rear-ended the family’s car on Lassen Street near Oakdale as reported by law enforcement.  The 20-year-old…
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San Francisco High School students may be victims of sexual harassment.

California - December 11, 2021 A recent walkout of hundreds of students at San Francisco high schools occurred in protest against officials whom they say are ignoring claims of sexual harassment and even assault. Sexual harassment in education,…
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Victims of sexual assault/harassment from Uber encounter in Fresno should call lawyer.

California - December 2, 2021 The recent California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)  approved $9 million settlement agreement with Uber reveals its priority for identifying sexual harassment. In its 2019 US Safety Report, Uber reported…
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Will criminal charges be filed after a fatal crash in Fort Worth Texas?

Texas – December 20, 2021 A driver who causes a death in a car accident is more likely to face a wrongful death civil suit than a criminal prosecution. However, the possibility of criminal charges exists, especially when a driver kills…
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Does premise liability support litigation for falls in public buildings in Dallas Texas?

Texas – December 20, 2021 According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention falls are costly and widespread, and often leave victims with residual debilitating medical problems, or result in death. One out of five…
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Who is responsible for my truck accident in Fort Worth Texas?

Texas – December 15, 2021 The United States Department of Transportation Traffic Safety Administration estimates over 500,000 truck accidents every year,  with the increase in commercial transport delivery fleets and various industrial…
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Ten people were indicted in the death of 8 non-citizens after fatal Texas crash.

Texas – November 10, 2021 Texas law officials have announced that ten people have been indicted in connection to a deadly March 2021 crash that killed eight noncitizens. Federal agents have arrested nine of the ten charged in an 11-count…
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A multi-vehicle crash involving a school bus occurred near Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. 

Pennsylvania –  November 9, 2021 Shaler Township on Route 28 was the scene of an early morning crash involving multiple vehicles, one was a school bus with no children on board at the time.  There were no immediate reports of bodily injury,…

A wrong way truck crash into a bus caused three fatalities and injuries near Fort Worth.

Texas – November 19, 2021 A pickup truck heading the wrong way on a West Texas highway slammed into a bus carrying members of a high school band, killing three adults including the bus driver according to Texas Department of Public Safety…
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Two pedestrians were hit by a car with one suffering fatal injury in Pittsburgh. 

Pennsylvania – November 17, 2021 One person suffered fatal injury in a pedestrian crash in Duquesne in the early morning hours near Duquesne Boulevard and Hoffman Boulevard in Pittsburgh.  Two adult victims had been hit and one of them…
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Pennsylvania drivers can be charged for leaving an accident with catastrophic injury.

Pennsylvania – March 6, 2021 The Penn Hills police have identified the driver who was involved in a car accident and switched cars after the crash and left the scene.  Drivers who flee accident scenes in Pennsylvania could be charged with…
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What is the duty of care in South Carolina nursing homes to prevent sexual abuse?

South Carolina – March 22, 2021 South Carolina nursing home facilities have standard operating procedures requiring administrative personnel to protect residents.  When residents suffer harm directly related to a negative nursing home…
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A crew escaped injury in Baton Rouge with the assistance of Louisiana firefighters.

Louisiana – March 17, 2021 Louisiana firefighters responded to a fire on a tugboat in the Mississippi River near East Baton Rouge Parish, forcing crew members to abandon the vessel. Early Wednesday morning, East Baton Rouge Sheriff's reported…