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How Can You Prove Wrongful Death?

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Wrongful death – whether caused by a workplace accident, vehicle accident, or some other circumstance – is devastating to the victim’s family. The pain and suffering of loved ones, the struggle to make ends meet with less income, and the responsibility to pick up the pieces is a lot to handle. Claiming compensation for wrongful […]

The Worst Industrial Accidents in United States History

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The industrial revolution brought on rapid change for the United States. New laws had to be made to protect workers by improving working conditions and establishing workers’ rights. Despite these efforts, terrible industrial accidents still happen every day. Industrial accidents are usually catastrophic. They often have a permanent effect on workers, the environment, and surrounding people. This […]

Workers Compensation – Subscriber Vs. Non-Subscriber

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that 882,730 employees were hurt in 2018 while on the job – that accounts for 2.8% of all workers in the United States. If you’ve been injured on the job, you can usually seek compensation from your employer’s workers compensation insurance company; however, not all companies have workers comp. The companies […]

Can I be Compensated for Emotional Damages?

Emotional trauma is a common occurrence after an accident. Fear, anxiety, and guilt can follow you long after the physical wounds have healed. Most of the time, emotional trauma will require therapy which can be expensive and cause even more stress as the injured party tries to cover the costs. Fortunately, you can be compensated […]

Car Accident Diminished Value Claims in Texas

Damage from a vehicle accident significantly lowers the value of a vehicle, as the reliability and the integrity of the car is reduced. In the state of Texas, you can claim compensation for the diminished value of your car. Here are the specifics for a car accident diminished value claim in Texas: Texas Diminished Value Claims The […]

History of US Immigration Part 1 (1700-1900)

Known as the melting pot of the world, the United States is rich in cultural diversity. Merging cultures have made the United States a leader in innovation and have helped create a deep history of passion, courage, and determination. In today’s time, it can be easy to forget America’s unique heritage in all of the […]

What is Considered Provoking a Dog?

Dogs are considered man’s best friend, which makes it surprising when a dog suddenly becomes aggressive and bites someone. Dog bites can lead to serious injuries, and in some cases, emotional trauma. But determining who’s at fault for the dog bite – the victim or the dog owner – depends on whether or not the victim provoked […]

Most Common Causes of Bicycle Accidents

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that 840 bicyclists were killed in traffic accidents in the United States in 2016. Bicycle accident related deaths account for 2.2% of all motor vehicle traffic fatalities, and the number continues to increase. The reckless or negligent behavior of drivers is usually the cause of cyclist deaths and injuries. […]

How Hard is it to Legally Immigrate to the United States?

The pathway to legally immigrate to the United States is filled with difficulties and obstacles. There are several complicated steps, lots of paperwork that must be filed correctly, and many other hurdles to jump. Here are the methods for legally immigrating to the United States, along with their many difficulties: Family Pathway One of the routes […]