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How Long Does It Take to Settle a Car Accident Case?

Car accident victims are often entitled to financial compensation for their injuries. However, in order to get paid, car accident victims must go through the legal process. This typically involves filing a car accident lawsuit or filing a claim with the insurance company. There are many factors involved in determining the speed...
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The Dangers of Texting and Driving

One of the first things every new driver is taught is to always stay focused on the road. Unfortunately, however, since the advent of smartphones, drivers have found this increasingly difficult to do. It’s not uncommon to see a driver speeding down the road with his or her head buried in a...
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What you Need to Know About Bike Accidents

When a car and a bicyclist collide, the results are often devastating. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that 840 bicyclists were killed in motor vehicle crashes in 2016 alone. The roads are all too often unsafe for bike riders which are unfortunate considering bicyclists are supposed to have the...
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Who is at fault in a pedestrian accident?

West Virginia Pedestrian Accident Attorney Pedestrian accidents involve some of the most serious injuries. The National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA) estimates that close to five thousand pedestrians are killed by motor vehicles each year. In addition to these fatalities, NHTSA estimates that more than 75,000 pedestrians are injured by motor vehicles each...
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National Safety Stand-Down

OSHA reports that among construction site injuries, falls are some of the most fatal. In fact, in 2012 alone, falls accounted for nearly 30 percent of all construction site fatalities. To increase awareness of fall hazards and help prevent them from happening, OSHA has dedicated the week of June 2nd as National Fall Prevention...
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