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Mar 19, 2019

What Role Does the Collision Report Play in Your Car Crash Lawsuit?

By |March 19th, 2019|Auto Accidents|Comments Off on What Role Does the Collision Report Play in Your Car Crash Lawsuit?

Finding yourself involved in a car accident is never easy. The stress you will encounter simply because you were hit from behind or you tapped someone else’s car while approaching a red light can be enormous. There’s always the worry of dealing with insurance companies and whether or not they will make a payout that helps cover all [...]

Mar 12, 2019

Pumpers Face Real Risks in the Field Every Day

By |March 12th, 2019|Workers Compensation|Comments Off on Pumpers Face Real Risks in the Field Every Day

The oil industry is one of the most lucrative in the country. It is also one of the most dangerous. One such job within the oil industry that is particularly dangerous is that of an oil pumper. There are a number of contributing factors, often beyond the pumper’s control, that could lead to a serious injury. Pumpers work [...]

Mar 5, 2019

How Long Will It Take My Truck Accident Case to Settle?

By |March 5th, 2019|Truck Accidents|Comments Off on How Long Will It Take My Truck Accident Case to Settle?

It doesn’t always matter how safe of a driver you might be; if the the drivers around you aren’t safe, then your chances of being in a crash increase. The most tragic accidents often involve trucks. These vehicles are long, wide, heavy and often haul hazardous materials. Their drivers have schedules to keep, and as a result, they [...]

Feb 28, 2019

The Dangers of Undiagnosed Spinal Stenosis

By |February 28th, 2019|Personal Injury|Comments Off on The Dangers of Undiagnosed Spinal Stenosis

Spinal stenosis is a serious medical issue that can cause a lot of pain and discomfort, should it go undiagnosed. It is a condition where there is a lack of space between different areas of the spine. It most often occurs in the neck and the lower back areas of patients. There are cases so severe that doctors [...]

Feb 22, 2019

Veterans Have Begun Filing Lawsuits against 3M for Defective Earplugs

By |February 22nd, 2019|Legal Matters|Comments Off on Veterans Have Begun Filing Lawsuits against 3M for Defective Earplugs

Photo credit: Military Times In 2018, the Minnesota-based 3M Company agreed to pay $9.1 million to resolve allegations that it knowingly sold defective earplugs to the U.S. government. Lawsuits are currently being filed by veterans throughout the country who sustained hearing loss as a result of the defect. Per the Military Times, hundreds of veterans have [...]

Feb 19, 2019

Can I Collect Workers’ Compensation if I’m Injured at an Office Party?

By |February 19th, 2019|Workers Compensation|Comments Off on Can I Collect Workers’ Compensation if I’m Injured at an Office Party?

Many businesses host parties for their employees at specific times of the year, particularly during the holidays. Sometimes these get-togethers occur at other times as well in order to thank employees for a job well done, or boost employee morale. If, as an employee attending one of these functions, you sustain a physical injury at the event, are [...]

Jan 29, 2019

Severe Injury Rates Among Oil and Gas Workers Remain High

By |January 29th, 2019|Oil Field Accidents|0 Comments

The oil and gas extraction industry has one of the highest severe injury rates in the nation, according to an E&E News report detailing workplace injury data. According to some measures, the industry leads the pack among all industries in this category. When examining available recorded data, more severe injuries occur in oil and gas than virtually every [...]

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