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Medical records play a vital role in any personal injury case. Regardless if you were injured as the result of a car accident, medical error, slip and fall accident, or any other type of accident, your medical records are essential for proving what your exact injuries were and what medical treatment you required. But how

Verbal Assault: When Can You Sue?

Wednesday, 01 February 2017 by

We’ve all heard the old adage of, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” While this is all well and good for the vast majority of cases, it’s not always true. Words can have a serious impact on another person. In the worst case scenario, a verbal and emotional

A slip and fall accident can happen at any time of year, but winter definitely makes it much more likely that someone could slip, fall, and get seriously hurt. With all the snow and ice outside and the snow that gets tracked inside buildings, it’s very easy to become one of the millions of people

Although advancements in medical technology has helped make childbirth a safer process than it used to be, it can still be very dangerous. There are many complications that can arise and cause harm to both the mother or the child. According to the World Health Organization, 830 people around the world die every day because

IKEA has agreed to pay a $50 million settlement to the families of three young children who were killed after IKEA dressers tipped over onto the children. The families filed wrongful death lawsuits against the furniture manufacturer accusing them of continuing to sell products they knew to be dangerous, consistently ignoring national voluntary safety standards

Aging isn’t easy. Between the natural aging process and the health problems that very commonly happen over time, many people need extra help taking care of themselves and living their day-to-day lives. For a large segment of the population, that means having to enter an assisted living facility or a nursing home, even if it’s

Amtrak has recently agreed to pay $265 million to settle claims related to a 2015 train derailment that killed 8 people and injured 200 others. The settlement is one of the largest railway accident settlements in history. It is just $30 million below the cap of $295 million for such accidents. This settlement is noteworthy

When we talk about injuries in the workplace, people often think of accidents that happen in places like construction sites, oil rigs, and factories, but accidents can happen in any imaginable type of working environment if employers aren’t careful. This is also true for people who work in less conventional environments, such as on film

Accidents like slip and falls, dog bites, and car accidents can easily happen to anyone. Being injured in an accident is a very scary and overwhelming experience, especially when you have the added frustration of feeling like your accident could have been prevented. Although there are many situations in life we plan ahead for, most

It’s been approximately one year since the water reaching Flint residents was officially declared to be unsafe to drink. Although the national media firestorm surrounding the crisis has started to calm down, that doesn’t mean the Flint Water Crisis is over. In fact, the residents of Flint are still facing a great deal of uncertainty.

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