Author: Toru

Las Vegas Pedestrian Accidents: Reasons and Fixes

The number of pedestrian accidents in Las Vegas has steadily increased over the past few years. In 2016, there were 831 crashes involving pedestrians, and in 2017 that number jumped to 968. These numbers have been increasing ever since. Pedestrians are at risk for injury or death when they get hit by a vehicle because cars travel much faster than people do on foot. The most common types of collisions involve ...

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What Are The Causes And Effects of Divorce?

When two people decide to marry, they hardly let the thought of parting ways in the future cross their minds. But as they start living with each other and realize how different they both are, life starts falling apart. While the immediate results of this new change in their relationship are arguments and violence, the long-term result can be separation.  Before something like that happens to you, learn more about the ...

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What to Do When Your Lawyer Won’t Return Your Calls

There are some people we expect in life not to get on the phone. Unless you’re pretty powerful and important, you probably can’t get the president on the phone. You couldn’t get a direct line to the CEO of a company that has delivered you an unsatisfying product. Usually, when you call to complain or deal with medical issues, you can’t get above the person at the call desk. Sometimes, ...

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The Importance of Writing a Clear Will

Most people don’t like to think about their will. There are obvious reasons for this. First of all, it’s uncomfortable to make the difficult choices a will requires. How much do you live a spouse? The kids? Grandkids? Friends? Organizations? Rarely is there enough to go around, and inevitably there will be at least subconscious comparisons on all sides as everyone does the math to see who was loved the ...

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Justice Against Stock Broker Misconduct

It is easy to see why many people enjoy crime shows like Law and Order; there are heroes who put their lives on the line confronting bad guys, there is a nefarious villain, there is a victim with whom to sympathize, there is justice to be served. However, sometimes it is not easy to see who is the bad guy when a crime is committed, or if a crime has ...

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How Even a Malfunction is No Excuse for an Accident

Malfunctions happen all the time, and it is impossible for everything to be created absolutely perfectly every time, especially when thousands and thousands of these parts are made every day. Even our DNA malfunctions sometimes and produces errors, and most of them are harmless. Of course, even if something is made perfectly, nothing is meant to last forever, and all cars will have to have parts replaced. However, some malfunctions ...

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Exposure to Toxic Substances

Large, heavy equipment and sharp tools are not the only sources of danger in construction sites. Construction site owners, managers and workers may not be totally aware of it, but substances that workers are regularly exposed to can also prove harmful to workers’ health as these can cause in them a deadly, chronic disease that will keep them out of work, require continuous medical treatment and alter the way they ...

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Damages from Amputation Injuries

Damages from Amputation Injuries Amputation is the removal of a body part, such as the fingers, hands, feet, and even bigger body parts like arms and legs. Amputation injuries are some of the worst injuries one can sustain, because they can greatly affect the lives of the victims. According to the website of this Toronto personal injury lawyer, those who have sustained amputation injuries may get compensation. But what exactly are the ...

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Malicious Prosecution

Malicious prosecution refers to civil and criminal lawsuits that have been filed without probable cause. Victims of such cases may experience unwarranted inconveniences, such as attorney costs, missed time from work, and reputation damages. The fact that all these are caused by baseless accusations make them even more inconvenient. But why do people file senseless lawsuits against others? There could be a number of reasons, like when they are trying to ...

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