Steps to Take When Selecting a Nursing Home for Your Parent

According to the American Geriatrics Society, the number of individuals that are admitted into nursing homes has risen since 1994. Many of these individuals are admitted to nursing homes as soon as they are discharged from a hospital or after a sudden illness.

Many factors contributing to...Read More »

Nursing Home Abuse Report Exposes Glaring Underreporting Issues

A new government audit that came out late last month has revealed that over 1 in 4 sexual and physical abuse acts at nursing homes across the country go unreported to law enforcement. The report faults Medicare for doing nothing to enforce federal law, which requires immediate reporting of suspected...Read More »

Where Does Texas Rank in Terms of Bad Driving?

A recently released report which looked at data involving driving habits across the nation has ranked Texas as one of the slightly-better states in the country when it comes to safe driving. The unenviable top (worst) spot was snatched up by Utah, with the best drivers coming from Rhode Island.

Texas...Read More »

Claims Adjuster Tricks & How to Avoid Them Following a Crash

When insurance claims adjusters talk with you, they have only one intention: to look out for the financial welfare of their company.

No matter how nice they seem on the phone, they are not calling to express their concern about the auto accident, nor will they be swayed by emotional pleas....Read More »

Can I Prove That the Other Driver Was Texting and Driving Prior to My Accident?

Do you believe that your car accident was a result of another driver texting and driving? Proving this can be difficult, but an attorney may be able to help.

Most states have laws against texting and driving, and as of September...Read More »

How to Effectively Stop a Dog from Attacking

It’s important to be aware of the ways in which you can help prevent a dog from attacking, or stop a dog attack that’s already in progress—especially if you have young children.

A total of 4.7 million Americans are attacked or mauled by dogs every year. Approximately 800,000 of those require medical...Read More »

What Happens When a Drug is Recalled?

What happens when a drug is recalled due to a previously-undiscovered health concern? How are people notified? What can you do if your health has been affected by the use of this unsafe drug?

Millions of people count on medication to help deal with infection,...Read More »

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Did you know that car crashes caused by distracted drivers result in over $125 billion in economic loss and societal harm every single year?

A lot of us don’t appreciate the attention with which we should operate a vehicle, and studies show that driving while distracted is not limited...Read More »

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