One of the first questions many people often have about filing a personal injury claim is: What is my case worth?
There are seven main factors that affect the value of a personal injury claim and the types of compensation you can recover.
The Texas… Read More
While some personal injuries are clearly one person's fault, there are many other personal injury situations where multiple people or entities are at fault. That is why many states, such as Texas, have adopted comparative negligence or comparative fault… Read More
More than 100 public school teachers who lost their licenses due to allegations of sexual abuse of students are still working in schools today, according to a year-long investigation by USA TODAY.
Reporters reviewed educator licensing and misconduct… Read More
On Aug. 12, a seven-month old infant died after he was left all day in a hot SUV in a Wal-Mart parking lot just outside of San Antonio, Texas. Temperatures in the area were at or near 100 degrees for most of the afternoon.
The child’s father told police… Read More
Asbestos was used very often in a variety of industries until the mid-1970s, when workers, researchers and scientists realized that exposure to asbestos could cause a host of medical issues, including mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer… Read More
While the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) investigates the heat-related deaths of several employees this year, the organization is also warning employers about the dangers of excessive heat.
Eighteen workers lost their lives to heat-related… Read More
According to recent research from the University of California, San Francisco, concussion rates among U.S. adolescents have risen significantly in recent years.
The study analyzed health insurance claims for nearly nine million Americans from 2007 to… Read More
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a new hazard alert identifying health and safety risks for oil and gas industry workers regarding manual tank gauging — this practice has led to a number of job-site deaths, which could… Read More
Every day, 13 Americans lose their lives due to on-the-job injuries. Although the number of workplace deaths in the U.S. is down from 38 deaths a day in 1970, it is still far too high.
Despite this high number, however, the Occupational Safety and Health… Read More
Halloween is a fun event for the whole family. Children across the country have patiently waited for this fun evening to throw on their costumes and head out into the neighborhood for trick or treating.
In the mix of all of the excitement, parents should… Read More
Actual dollar amounts paid to clients after the deduction of attorney fees and expenses.