- Our Blog
As the marketplace becomes more technology driven, more and more jobs are becoming part of the gig economy. This practice is not unique to small businesses with a limited human resource budget; the practice is also part of the organizational structure of large corporations. Outsourcing jobs as gigs result in a lower operating cost for companies and reduces expenses associated w ...
Finding an experienced, aggressive auto accident attorney is particularly important if you have been involved in a car accident and have been injured and/or experienced any financial losses. But the most pressing question for many accident victims is: how do I find a good attorney who will represent my interests and not just take the first settlement offer from the accident-cau ...
Ride-sharing programs like Uber and Lyft have increased in popularity over the years. Uber, like its competitor, offers the public an alternative to hired transportation, while giving private car owners an opportunity to earn extra income with their personal vehicle. Although this innovative business model has been very advantageous to those who participate, there have been inc ...
Each year many fires can easily be prevented by following fire prevention and safety tips. Roughly 4,000 people die annually in fires and more than 25,000 are injured. Fires cost Americans an average of $8.6 billion a year in property damage and loss. If you get caught in a fire, remember to get out, stay out, and call for help.
With school out and much more free time available during the day, many children enjoy playing sports to pass the time. Swimming, football, tennis, volleyball, and basketball are the most common activities this time of year. While playing sports offers fun and friendship, it’s important to exercise safety while playing summer sports.
Safe driving habits take time and practice to develop. As a new and inexperienced driver, it is easier to lose control of the vehicle. Follow the teen safe driving tips below to ensure proper safety when driving. If you or a teenager you know has been in a car accident due to someone else’s error, Staver Law Group can help evaluate your situation and assist you in your case.
With the weather warmer, many people are enjoying the outdoors by having outdoor parties and picnics. Picnics are great ways to bring together family, friends, and neighbors outdoors. However, food left outside can quickly get hot and cause food poisoning and other serious health issues. Read on to learn picnic safety tips to ensure your guests have fun – and stay free of food-related illnesses.
They were the decades that brought us glow sticks, boy bands, and Pac-Man, but the 80s and 90s were also when some of the most dangerous toys were manufactured. You should take caution before allowing your child to play with your old toys because they could cause injuries. Staver Law Group can help if your child is hurt when playing with dangerous toys of the 80s and 90s.
With school out and the weather heating up, many families like to spend the day at the local water park. Illinois water parks like Cypress Cove Family Aquatic Park, Pelican Harbor Aquatic Park, and Rainbow Falls Waterpark offer great fun for those who want to do more than just swim. However, water park safety should also be on your mind, since accidents are bound to happen when ...
Summertime is a great time for kids to go out and explore. A visit to a local museum is a good way to accomplish this goal and hopefully help your child learn something at the same time. Chicago offers many museums geared toward children, and while this may seem like a fun experience, it’s important to exercise museum safety. People can get hurt anywhere, and museums are no exception.
A relaxing day by the poolside is the perfect opportunity to indulge in a favorite alcoholic drink. With July 10 designated at National Pina Colada Day, you have an excuse to indulge. However, alcohol can cause serious effects on the body if used in excess, so be safe and drink responsibly. Irresponsible alcohol use has many negative effects.
Summer camp is a rite of passage for many children. You probably have fond memories of the friends you made and the fun you had when you went to summer camp as a child. However, camps are no longer the safe havens that they appeared to be decades ago. Sadly, many children have died at camps, which means that summer camp safety should be on your mind if you’re considering it this summer.
There are special days for many of your favorite foods, and ice cream is no exception. Back in 1984, President Ronald Reagan declared July as Ice Cream Month, with the third Sunday in July National Ice Cream Day. No matter how you celebrate on July 16, be sure to know the basics of frozen food safety.
There’s a day for just about everything. Case in point: July 5 is National Bikini Day. On July 5, 1946, fashion designer Louis Reard invented the bikini. The goal of National Bikini Day is to go to the beach and enjoy the day in your bikini. Staying safe in the sun is important on this day – and any other hot summer day. The sun feels great, but make sure you enjoy it in moderation.
The Fourth of July is just around the corner, and Chicago families like to celebrate in style, whether they decide to have a barbecue, hang out at the pool, or light fireworks. No matter how you celebrate, make sure you do it safely. Don’t let injuries ruin your holiday. Read on for tips for staying safe for the Fourth of July.
The weather is improving in Illinois, which means soon you and your kids will be headed to the pool. When the weather reaches into the 90s with 70 percent humidity, nothing provides relief quite like diving into a crisp, clean swimming pool. It is important to keep safety in mind while visiting the pool. By adhering to some rules, you can avoid serious injuries this summer.
It’s summer time, and with the weather warming up, families are heading to the water to cool off. While some prefer lakes, rivers, and sandy beaches, others prefer the attractions found at water parks. Water parks tend to have activities for all ages, making them popular during the summer months. While they offer fun in the sun, they can also be dangerous, with more than 4,200 ...
Unfortunately, some products that are specifically designed for children are dangerous. The Graco car seat recall as well as the various other children’s product recalls prove this fact. If your child has been injured as a result of a defective product, consult the Chicago product liability lawyers at Staver Law Group at (312) 236-2900.
Staver Law Group PCAbout Us & Contact