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Were Your Shoes to Blame for Your Slip and Fall Accident?

Were Your Shoes to Blame for Your Slip and Fall Accident?

Defective and ill-fitting shoes are responsible for thousands of slip and fall accidents in the home and workplace each year. […]

Are These Dangerous Products in Your Kitchen?

Are These Dangerous Products in Your Kitchen?

Home kitchens are filled with products such as cooking equipment, sharp knives, and cleaning supplies that can cause a variety […]

How Do Insurance Adjusters Determine Personal Injury Settlement Offers?

How Do Insurance Adjusters Determine Personal Injury Settlement Offers?

Personal injury cases often result in settlement offers made by insurance companies. Insurance claims adjusters investigate injury claims to determine […]

Avoid These Injuries in the Dog Days of Summer

Avoid These Injuries in the Dog Days of Summer

During the summer months, heatstroke, sunburn, drowning, falls, and food poisoning contribute to a variety of serious injuries and deaths. […]

Who Pays When a Delivery Person Is Injured on Private Property?

Who Pays When a Delivery Person Is Injured on Private Property?

When a delivery person is injured while making a delivery on private property, liability for damages may fall on the […]

Who Is Liable When a Delivery Driver Using a Personal Vehicle Causes a Crash?

Who Is Liable When a Delivery Driver Using a Personal Vehicle Causes a Crash?

When delivery drivers use their personal vehicles for work-related duties, establishing accident liability may be difficult due to the driver’s […]

This Is the 3rd Leading Cause of Unintentional Death Worldwide

This Is the 3rd Leading Cause of Unintentional Death Worldwide

In 2019, approximately 236,000 people around the world died from drowning, accounting for 7% of accidental deaths. Drowning Deaths: A […]

The Dangerous Downside to Keyless Ignitions

The Dangerous Downside to Keyless Ignitions

Vehicles with keyless ignition systems are linked to dozens of deaths caused by carbon monoxide poisoning. Deaths Linked to Keyless […]

Paraquat Linked to Parkinson’s Disease

Paraquat Linked to Parkinson’s Disease

Mounting evidence suggests that there is a link between widely-used, toxic herbicide paraquat and a wide range of conditions including […]

What You Should Know About Paraquat Poisoning

What You Should Know About Paraquat Poisoning

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that the widely-used herbicide paraquat is highly poisonous. The effects of […]

How to Substantiate a Claim for Pain and Suffering

How to Substantiate a Claim for Pain and Suffering

When asking for damages in a personal injury case, claims for pain and suffering must be well-documented with proper evidence […]