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Jan 18, 2017

Is an Autopsy Required in a Wrongful Death Claim?

By |Jan 18, 2017|Wrongful Death|0 Comments

When you are trying to recover from the shock of having lost a loved one in an accident that was caused by another person's negligence, it can be overwhelming to learn that you may need to get an autopsy performed to provide evidence in the wrongful death lawsuit. But is an autopsy required to file [...]

Jan 12, 2017

Health Hazards and Occupational Exposure in the Oil and Gas Industry

By |Jan 12, 2017|Oil Field Injury|0 Comments

By its nature, the oil and gas extraction industry is fraught with hazards to the health and safety of workers. Companies that are operating in the industry have an obligation, just as any other employer would, "to provide a workplace free from serious recognized hazards and comply with standards, rules and regulations issued under the [...]

Jan 4, 2017

Ford Issues Safety Belt Recall

By |Jan 4, 2017|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

Ford Motor Company is recalling about 680,000 vehicles globally due to faulty seat belts. Safety belts are supposed to keep you safe in a crash by restraining you when your car collides with something or something crashes into your vehicle. But, when the safety belts are defective, it can put the driver and passengers in [...]

Dec 28, 2016

The Dangers of Distracted Driving for Truck Drivers

By |Dec 28, 2016|Truck Accidents|0 Comments

A driver's undivided attention is his or her most important safety device. Federal safety officials have repeatedly said that most traffic crashes (94 percent) are a result of some form of human error. This is what makes distracted driving so dangerous for any driver, but when it comes to commercial vehicle drivers, the danger is [...]

Dec 22, 2016

Spinal Cord Injuries from Catastrophic Auto Accidents

By |Dec 22, 2016|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

The human spine is both incredibly strong and extremely delicate. A spinal cord injury in an auto accident can have devastating consequences in a person's life. They can go from one day leading an active vibrant life, to the next day being bound to a hospital bed and relying on a breathing tube after being [...]

Dec 14, 2016

New FMCSA Rule Allows Windshield-Mounted Safety Devices for Commercial Trucks

By |Dec 14, 2016|Truck Accidents|0 Comments

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has issued a final rule which allows truck drivers to use windshield-mounted electronic safety devices. Prior to this new rule, which amends the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs), there was a rule that prohibited placing anything in within the area of the windshield that is swept by [...]

Dec 7, 2016

Frequently Asked Questions about Catastrophic Injuries from an Auto Accident

By |Dec 7, 2016|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

Everyone said that you are fortunate to have escaped that car accident with your life... but there are days when the pain is so bad you wonder how much more of it you can take. Your doctor is using the word "catastrophic" to describe the extent of your injuries. You wonder if you will ever [...]

Nov 23, 2016

Is That Negligence or Not? Understanding the Duties of Your Insurance Agent

By |Nov 23, 2016|Insurance Bad Faith|0 Comments

We have spent some time discussing agent negligence, but it can be hard to wrap your head around that concept if you don’t quite know what your insurance agent is *supposed* to do for you. And if you don’t know what his or her real duties are, then you might not realize until it is [...]

Nov 16, 2016

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy and Child Athletics

By |Nov 16, 2016|Brain Injury|0 Comments

Physical activity is essential to one’s health, and playing sports is an excellent source of physical activity. Playing sports is not without risks or consequences, however. Players can get hurt in various ways. One such injury or risk associated with playing sports is chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). USA Today recently reported that more and more [...]

Nov 9, 2016

What Happens When an Auto Accident Aggravates a Preexisting Injury?

By |Nov 9, 2016|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

If you suffer a catastrophic injury in a car accident, you might run into trouble from the at-fault party's insurance company when they discover that your new injuries have aggravated a preexisting condition. While you will not be able to collect damages for a medical condition that existed prior to the current accident, you can [...]

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