Posts Tagged ‘compensation for personal injuries’

5 Questions to Ask Your Personal Injury Lawyer

  • May 29, 2015
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If you’ve been injured in an accident or on the job it can feel like a part of your life has been taken away, especially if you were injured due to someone else’s error or negligence. Hiring a lawyer is…

Schneiderman Coalition Demands Comprehensive Herbal Supplement Information

  • March 20, 2015
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Last week I wrote about some of the side effects that consumers face when using unregulated dietary and herbal supplements, side effects which can tragically lead to loss of life. Three weeks after Schneiderman’s commissioned DNA testing of six major…

New York Attorney General Investigates Herbal and Dietary Supplements

  • March 13, 2015
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Personal injury takes many forms, and could be physical (e.g. from a fall, an accident, etc.), or psychological (for example, if your mental well-being suffers as a result of someone else’s negligence). Most of us take reasonable measures to stay…

A New Study Shows That Tort Reform Has Failed

  • March 6, 2015
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You may remember that back in January, I wrote a couple of posts about tort reform (if you missed them, you can find them here & here); to briefly recap, tort reformists claim that by capping compensation payouts, insurance premiums…

Tort Reform – Do We Need It? Pt. 2

  • January 16, 2015
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Last week I wrote about how tort reform is preventing victims receiving justice and fair compensation, and also how companies, such as GM, are getting away with shirking their responsibilities toward consumers. This week, I’d like to continue by looking…

Tort Reform – Do We Need It? Pt. 1

  • January 9, 2015
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In 2006, 18-year-old Wisconsin Natasha Weigel and her friend, Amy Rademaker, were killed when Weigel’s car swerved off the road, and crashed into some trees. However, a fault with the ignition meant it had momentarily switched off, thus leaving the…

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