Unions and Mining Accidents

According to a recent study performed by a Stanford University law professor, union coal mines are statistically safer than non-union mining operations. The professor found that there were significantly less serious mining injuries and deaths at underground mines where the employees were members of the United Mine Works union. The report was published by the...
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Can Debt Collectors Call Me at Work?

If you have been unable to make payments on a debt and it goes into default, creditors will sometimes hire an outside agency to collect the debt on their behalf. These third party agencies are known as “debt collectors.” Under federal law, they are required to abide by the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act...
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