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Truck on a motorway
07 Mar 2022

What is "burden of proof" in my truck accident lawsuit?

If you have been injured in a truck accident, you may be wondering how to collect compensation for your damages. You need to file a truck accident lawsuit that includes a personal injury claim, and to collect damages, the burden of proof will…
Cars driving on a dark and rainy night
07 Mar 2022

When to Hire an Attorney After a Car Accident?

In today's world, there is a lot of information available online about how to handle your own personal injury claim.  From books and websites to TV ads, people are bombarded with all kinds of guidance on how to deal with their car accident…
07 Mar 2022

​​Alzheimer’s Abuse In Nursing Homes

Alzheimer's patients suffer from a type of dementia that makes it difficult or impossible to advocate for themselves. This makes them prime targets for elder abuse in nursing homes. Alzheimer's abuse in nursing homes can take many forms.…
Why are residents with dementia more at risk of abuse
04 Mar 2022

Why are residents with dementia more at risk of abuse?

Why are residents with dementia more at risk of abuse? Why are they not adequately protected by the law? Why do nursing home staff members mistreat them so often? Why does this happen in the first place, and how can it be prevented? These…
How to Get CCTV Footage of a Car Accident
25 Feb 2022

How to Get CCTV Footage of a Car Accident

If you have been in a car accident, it is important to gather as much evidence as possible to support your case. One of the best ways to do this is by obtaining CCTV footage of the accident. CCTV, or Closed Circuit Television, is used by…
Can you sue a dentist for pulling the wrong tooth
18 Feb 2022

Can you sue a dentist for pulling the wrong tooth?

This is a question that people often ask, and the answer is not always clear. In some cases, you can sue a dentist for pulling the wrong tooth. However, there are some factors that will be considered in each individual case. If you have been…
how to charge someone with trespassing
11 Feb 2022

Premises Liability: How to Charge Someone With Trespassing

It’s frightening to know that someone was on your property or in your home without your permission, and with good reason. Many crimes, particularly robberies and assaults, begin with the simple act of trespassing.  Pressing charges against…
What is the best way to handle recalled food items
04 Feb 2022

What is the best way to handle recalled food items?

We hear about food item recalls on the news frequently, yet most people have no idea what to do about them. A recall can happen at any time and does not necessarily mean the food you have is tainted. In some cases, what triggers a recall…
What is driver fatigue
28 Jan 2022

What is driver fatigue?

Truck drivers spend hours behind the wheel each day, typically covering great distances to transport goods to multiple locations. The amount of time they spend on the road leaves them highly susceptible to driver fatigue. Yet, it's not just…
How does an accident affect a car lease
21 Jan 2022

How does an accident affect a car lease?

Leasing is a popular alternative to purchasing. It is frequently considered for people who are just starting out, need an occasional vehicle, or want to trade up to newer models regularly. It is important to know the nuances of leasing before…
how to prove loss of enjoyment of life
14 Jan 2022

How to Prove Loss of Enjoyment of Life

In a wrongful death lawsuit, loss of enjoyment of life is an important damage to include. Loss of enjoyment of life is a type of non-economic damages that can be filed by the surviving family of the deceased. It is one of the many damages that…
who is responsible for road maintenance
07 Jan 2022
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Who is responsible for road maintenance?

Major car accidents occur every day in the United States. While many are due to driver negligence, some are due to a lack of proper road maintenance. Who is responsible for road maintenance? That is a question that many drivers have asked…