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5 Tips for Preventing Workplace Injuries

Every year, thousands of workers are injured on the job. While some of these injuries are minor and associated with speedy recoveries, there are others that are serious and life-threatening. Reducing ...
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How Do Insurance Companies Determine Pain & Suffering?

Pain and suffering is a legal term which refers to an array of injuries a plaintiff may suffer due to a car accident, truck accident, slip and fall, or any type of personal injury. Not only does it ...
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What Should I Ask My Doctor After a Car Accident?

Whether you suffered a minor or a serious injury in a car accident, your first priority is to always seek immediate medical attention and treatment as soon as possible. Not only does this protect your ...
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How to File a Personal Injury Claim

How to file a claim depends mainly on the circumstances of your injury. There are thousands of types of potential personal injury cases, ranging from slip-and-fall injuries to workplace injuries. ...
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Social Media and Personal Injury Cases

Social media has become an extremely prevalent part of our lives. Almost 70% of all adults in the United States are using some kind of social media, and 81% of millennials check Twitter at least once ...
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Who's Liable If I'm Injured at a Baseball Game?

While we await the 2016 MLB season, Royals fans throughout Kansas City are still basking in the victorious glow of our 2015 World Series victory. While ticket prices are likely to rise, hundreds of ...
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Understanding Comparative Fault in Missouri

How do Missouri courts proceed when it is found that multiple parties are responsible for a dangerous accident? Who compensates the injury victim? What if the victim themselves partially contributed ...
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Ex-Ball Player Files Injury Suit Against Ohio University

In recent years, professional athletes have started to file more and more injury claims related to a wide variety of injuries they’ve suffered. Due to the relationship between athletes and the ...
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Determining Car Accident Liability

One of the most common ways that people experience a personal injury in the Kansas City area is through involvement in a car accident. Affecting millions of people each and every year, accidents can ...
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10 Tips For New Drivers

One of the biggest markers of freedom for young people is getting their license, their first car, and the freedom to travel around Kansas City unencumbered by their parent’s permission or ...
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READ Act Seeks to Reduce Asbestos Exposure

Introduced by Illinois Senator Richard Durbin on March 10, 2015, the Reducing Exposure to Asbestos Database Act of 2015 (READ Act) is aimed at reducing the overall number of asbestos-related diseases ...
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Is There a Link Between Talcum Powder & Cancer?

Talcum powder is a mineral made up of magnesium, silicon, and oxygen that has been ground into a powder in order to help absorb moisture and reduce friction. Many people use this to keep their skin ...
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What Happens If You Are Involved With An Uninsured Driver?

What do you do if you have been involved in a car accident with a driver that does not have any auto insurance? Trying to sue an uninsured driver may not be worthwhile since if they are unable to ...
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How Social Media Affects Outcome of Personal Injury Cases

Many people across the world use social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to connect with friends and loved ones. These accounts allow for valuable engagement, encouraging ...
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How to Prove Your Personal Injury Case

The most important thing that you will be able to do for yourself when you have been injured is to seek immediate medical attention. This works to prevent further injury, to discover issues and ...
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What Happens During a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

One of the things that prevents thousands of people in the United States from taking action when they have been injured due to the actions of another person is the process of filing a lawsuit and ...
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What Are Some Common Defenses to Personal Injury Claims?

When you have made the decision to take legal action against someone that has caused you to suffer a personal injury, you are going to bat for your future. You are ensuring that your financial, ...
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How to Find a Personal Injury Lawyer

Being involved in a life-changing accident can be traumatic and emotionally devastating. During this time, you may be your most fragile and seeking justice against those that have wronged you may not ...
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