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What signs of nursing home abuse should families be aware of in Longview Texas?

Texas - March 23, 2021 Nursing home residents have rights. In the United States there are laws to protect the rights of nursing home residents: The Nursing Home Reform Act under Title IV: of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987 created…
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What are some risks taken in the trucking business that may cause accidents in Florida?

West Palm Beach, FL - Many businesses engage in certain behaviors to try to save money. Sometimes this is done at the expense of quality in products or having properly trained workers. Unfortunately, when the trucking industry tries to save…
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Did poor truck maintenance cause a San Diego driver to fall off a bridge into a river?

California – March 10, 2021 A driver was rescued from the San Diego River early Wednesday after her car collided with a tractor-trailer and plunged about 50 to 60 feet off a bridge along state Route 52. The woman’s car collided with a…
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Passengers recover compensation after a flat tire causes a bus accident in Florida.

Florida - March 6, 2021 The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office reported a crash in Duval County between a school bus and an SUV.  The driver of the bus heard a loud popping noise and lost control of the bus.  A blown tired caused the drive…
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What should a victim of a slip and fall accident expect to do if they bring a lawsuit?

Boca Raton, FL - When someone is injured and they contact a lawyer to start the process of a lawsuit, there are a few structural elements of all injury cases that remain consistent. The victim should expect to deal with certain issues for any…
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Nursing homes are inspected at regular intervals in Louisiana to discover violations

Baton Rouge, LA - Nursing homes are watched and monitored by various government agencies to ensure that individuals staying inside will not be injured or get sick due to code violations. There are inspections that are conducted without prior…
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The process of proving the negligence of a driver in Arizona

Yuma, AZ - When someone needs to file a lawsuit after any kind of car or truck crash, their attorney’s main job will be to prove that the defendant party was negligent in some capacity, which led to the accident and associated injuries. Every…
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Myrtle Beach driver causes several injuries and one fatality after driving into the front of a building

A car that crashed into a medical building in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina resulted in the death of one person and other forms of damage.  Driver plows into the front of a medical building causing injuries and death Workers with both…
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Cedar Rapids driver is forced into a ditch by a commercial truck

Police responded to the scene of an accident just outside of Cedar Rapids in Linn County, Iowa. Van rolls into a ditch near Highway 13  At just before 5:00 pm, police received an emergency call about a vehicle rollover at the intersections…
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South Carolina business owners can experience significant losses due to accidents

A business was affected by a car crash in Greenville, South Carolina and needed to temporarily pause normal operations.  Driver goes into a bakery’s window The incident happened at about 1:45pm on a Friday afternoon on Buncombe Street…
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West Palm Beach area motorcycle accident takes the life of a local police officer

Motorcycle accidents are especially dangerous due to the high probability of serious injuries and death. A rider on a bike does not have the protection of the frame of a large vehicle with airbags, seatbelts, and other safety measures.  A…
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What type of nursing home abuse can I take legal action against in South Carolina?

  South Carolina nursing homes reveal a poor track record with approximately 1/3 of the state’s 190 nursing facilities providing “below average” care to residents, as evidenced by countless deficiencies and serious violations.…
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If Mississippi grants COVID-19 treatment immunity to nursing homes, can I still sue for abuse?

  COVID-19 has taken the world by surprise and left healthcare professionals to find the best possible means of limiting exposure and treating the effects of the deadly virus.  Nursing homes in the United States have taken a significant…
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Who is responsible for the nursing home COVID-19 health crisis in Massachusetts?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), at least 1.3 million Americans live in nursing homes, and more than half are over the age of 75.  Every nursing home resident deserves to retain their basic human dignity, to…
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Nashville driver is charged for a lethal mistake on a local highway

When a driver makes a serious mistake or intentionally causes harm on the roads, they may face both a civil case and criminal charges from the local police.  The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating an accident that resulted in serious…
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Is negligence the reason for increased COVID-19 deaths in Louisiana nursing homes?

Governor Edwards announced that funding will be made available to study why the 33% of  Louisiana’s African American population account for nearly 60% of COVID-19 deaths.  Over 400 of those deaths were residents of Louisiana nursing homes…