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Modified Comparative Fault

If you have been injured in an accident in West Virginia and are considering filing a personal injury lawsuit, it’s imperative that you understand West Virginia’s comparative fault system. Comparative fault applies when a plaintiff in a personal injury lawsuit is partially to blame for the accident that caused his...
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What Is Wrongful Death?

A wrongful death claim is a civil action in which an individual seeks damages from a party for allegedly causing the death of a family member. When a person files a wrongful death claim, he or she may seek many of the same types of damages that the deceased relative could have...
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Common West Virginia Warehouse Accidents

Warehouses are dangerous places to work. Heavy machinery, forklifts, trucks, conveyor belts, ladders, lifts, slippery floors, shelves, and other hazards present a constant risk of injury to warehouse employees. Therefore, if you are a warehouse employee, it's important that you recognize and avoid the most common types of warehouse accidents. Below is...
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Common Mining Accidents

It is a well-known fact that mining is a dangerous profession. While some of these dangers are inherent in the profession, others are often the result of oversights on the part of mining companies, mining equipment manufacturers, and other key players in the mining industry. Mining companies have a duty to minimize...
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