Lawsuit Claims Years of Cover Ups by Catholic Charities

| December 8, 2014 | Comments (0)
Lawsuit Against Catholic Charities

According to a recent news article, the family of a sexual abuse victim filed a lawsuit against Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston and a former program coordinator of the organization. The family claimed the charity has a history of covering up cases that involve sexual assault. The former employee of Catholic Charities is […]

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Car Safety Advancements, Both Past & Future

| November 5, 2014 | Comments (0)
Airbags & Car Safety

Video: How auto safety has improved over the past 45 years. Automobiles, Technology, and Safety Improvements Technology has come a long way since cars were first introduced. Of course, none of these changes have come about without opposition. In the 1950s (before the introduction of seat belts and without the number of interstate highways we […]

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Why is The Store Responsible For a Slip & Fall Accident?

| October 21, 2014 | Comments (0)
Slip and Fall Liability

According to U.S. law, invitees (think customers) are owed a level of responsibility by the business when it comes to ensuring that the premises are not hazardous. The business benefits from having customers on their property, and because of this, they have a duty to keep that person safe from preventable injuries caused by premises […]

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Texas Nursing Home Care Ranked WORST in Nation!

| October 2, 2014 | Comments (0)
Texas Nursing Home Care

A new report published by the Families for Better Care recently put Texas in last place when it comes to nursing home care. This report used eight federal measures to see the extent to which nursing homes and communities around the country took seriously their commitment to offering quality care for the elderly. The State […]

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Commercial Colleges Scamming Students

| September 8, 2014 | Comments (0)
Online College Lawsuits

Education experts estimate that higher education is a $400 billion dollar industry. The government is all for providing loans to individuals seeking a college education because of what it would mean for the country’s economy in the long run. However, not all higher education is equal. Some of these for-profit colleges are unscrupulous, unaccredited, and […]

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National Childhood Injury Prevention Week

| August 21, 2014 | Comments (0)
National Childhood Injury Prevention Week 2014

September 1st marks the beginning of National Childhood Injury Prevention Week 2014, with the event running through September 7th of 2014. Every year, thousands of children get injured in a variety of ways, and some of these injuries end up being fatal. As part of the National Childhood Injury Prevention Week awareness campaign, we’d like to […]

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Federal Hours of Service Rule Sees Thousands of Violations in 2014

| July 25, 2014 | Comments (0)
Truck Drivers Violating Federal Hours of Service Rules

There have already been over 120,000 violations of the federal HOS rules during the current fiscal period. The new hours-of-service rules prohibit commercial truck drivers from driving any longer than eight hours without taking an off-duty break of at least 30 minutes. While there are other provisions of the policy, drivers violate the 30-minute rule […]

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Safety Checklist Reduces Malpractice Cases for DFW Hospital

| July 9, 2014 | Comments (0)
Hospitals and Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice is a problem that continues to grow and has a serious financial impact on the cost of health insurance as well as medical services in general. While there are certainly lawsuits filed without merit, the numbers of valid cases continue to escalate. Fortunately, some medical facilities are taking an active role in helping […]

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Nursing Home Abuse: Signs You Should Watch Out For

| June 23, 2014 | Comments (0)
Finding a Good Nursing Home

Looking For a Good Nursing Home? Follow This Advice! Nursing home abuse is a serious offense which negatively impacts the quality of care your loved one gets. In some cases, these incidences may go unreported until it’s too late. If you suspect that a loved one is being abused, this post may help confirm your […]

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Don’t Sign Away Your Rights!

| May 30, 2014 | Comments (0)
Insurance Company Wants Me to Sign

Hurt in an Accident? Don’t Sign Anything Before Speaking to an Attorney! A car accident can be a traumatic experience. On top of that, there are other things that you need to do immediately after the accident has occurred. It’s not uncommon for insurance companies to get in touch with a car accident victim hours […]

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