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Feb 11, 2016

What You Need to Know About Wrongful Death in Oklahoma

By |Feb 11, 2016|Wrongful Death|0 Comments

Wrongful death is the result of a person or entity’s negligence or misconduct. A, wrongful death claim is a civil action that is separate from criminal charges. While legal action may be unthinkable in the wake of your loved one’s death, it may be necessary to protect the financial well being of your family. Who [...]

Feb 4, 2016

California’s Gas Leak: a Cautionary Tale

By |Feb 4, 2016|Oil Field Injury|0 Comments

The greatest environmental disaster since the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is slowly gaining media attention, but details are still coming forth. We are talking, of course, about the natural gas leak that has been threatening California residents since October. The leak stems from a well in an underground storage field owned [...]

Jan 28, 2016

NTSB Releases Results of Investigation into Last Year’s Fatal I-35 Truck Accident

By |Jan 28, 2016|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

A tragic accident last year left four young women dead after a tractor-trailer slammed into a college softball team’s bus on I-35. The high-profile accident garnered a great deal of attention at the time, and then faded from the public spotlight. Now, after more than a year, the National Transportation Safety Board has revealed the [...]

Jan 21, 2016

Poor Machinery Maintenance Threatens Oil and Gas Workers

By |Jan 21, 2016|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Working on an oil rig or in a gas operation is inherently dangerous. Your employer is responsible for creating safe work conditions for you, and that responsibility extends to equipment maintenance. When companies cut corners to meet demand or maximize profits, you are the one that suffers. Equipment failure in an oil or gas operation [...]

Jan 15, 2016

Spinal Cord Injuries 101

By |Jan 15, 2016|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Back injuries are common. The U.S. Department of Labor calls back injuries the nation’s number one workplace safety problem, and says that more than a million workers suffer back injuries every year. When back injuries are severe and the spinal cord is involved, they can and do have life altering consequences. What, exactly, is a [...]

Jan 7, 2016

Insurance Claim Disputes: Understanding Bad Faith

By |Jan 7, 2016|Insurance Bad Faith|0 Comments

Insurance is a form of risk management designed to protect an individual or entity from financial loss. In practice, insurance companies pool resources from a large group of people or entities exposed to similar risks on the understanding that only a small number of those people or entities will actually incur losses. That’s a fairly [...]

Dec 24, 2015

Common Accidents and Injuries Sustained by Oklahoma Oil Field Workers

By |Dec 24, 2015|Wrongful Death|0 Comments

There’s no doubt that oil and gas workers have some of the most dangerous and potentially deadly jobs there are. Not only do you work with toxic chemicals every day, but given the amount of earthquakes we’ve been having – more than 5,000 in 2015 – you and your fellow workers are at an increased [...]

Dec 17, 2015

Top 5 Causes of Car Accidents in Oklahoma

By |Dec 17, 2015|Personal Injury|0 Comments

There are just under 4 million people in the great state of Oklahoma, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s estimates. A little more than half of us are licensed drivers, so it might seem like our chances of getting into a car accident would be pretty slim. But just because there are fewer Oklahomans on [...]

Dec 9, 2015

When Insurance Companies Cheat You: Understanding the “Bad Faith” Claim

By |Dec 9, 2015|Insurance Bad Faith|0 Comments

Let’s say you were in a car accident. You end up in the hospital, because the force of the accident was enough to sever your spinal column, and now the chances are high that you will never walk again. It’s a horrific scenario, we know – but auto accidents leave some Oklahomans with devastating injuries [...]

Dec 4, 2015

Welcome to the Brand New Website for Stipe Law Firm!

By |Dec 4, 2015|Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Social Security Disability, Supplemental Security Income, Workers Compensation, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

For the last 60 years, the Stipe Law Firm has helped generations of families get the assistance they need after they have suffered a serious personal injury. Our McAlester-based attorneys have protected the rights of clients and upheld justice for people throughout Southeast Oklahoma, and we have prided ourselves on always being there for the [...]

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