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The Dangers of Bus Stops

The Dangers of Bus Stops

By Personal Injury

In November 2018, three children in Indiana were killed while crossing the street to get to their school bus.  Why? Because the driver who struck and killed them did not stop, despite the fact that the bus’s stop-arm was engaged. The National Association of State Directors and Pupil Transportation Services…

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Social Media Woes

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In 2006, roughly 11 percent of adults were active in some form of social media.  By 2017, that number had skyrocketed to almost 67 percent. Social media is here to stay, and the consequences are not always pretty. If so many people are advertising their lives on social media, it…

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Scooter Class-Action

By Personal Injury

Scooters are a fun and easy way to get around town.  But, according to a class-action lawsuit that originated in California, they can also lead to substantial injuries, both to pedestrians and riders themselves. The lawsuit, recently filed in Los Angeles Superior Court, cites chipped teeth, bruises, broken bones, and…

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NHL Concussion Lawsuit

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A tentative settlement was reached last month in a lawsuit against the National Hockey League brought by players who have been injured by concussions and other head injuries.  The lawsuit involved more than 100 former players who blame the NHL for failing to better prevent head trauma or warn players…

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Whom to Sue

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When you are the victim in a car accident, it is common to wonder whether you should sue the negligent driver who caused the accident or the driver’s insurance company. First, you need to determine liability.  You will need evidence like photographs, witness statements, and a police report to help…

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Medical Errors

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Your health is extremely important.  And it is natural to trust the nurses, doctors, and surgeons who take care of your health.  But medical malpractice is a serious issue, and you cannot be too careful when it comes to protecting yourself.  In fact, medical errors are the third leading cause…

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