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The Center for Financial Services Innovation study recently reported that nearly half of Americans say their expenses are equal to or greater than their income. For those ages 18 to 25, the percentage is over half, up to 54%. In my practice, I see this time and time again with my clients after reviewing their income versus their expenses. The bulk of a client’s income is spent on housing.
The following are a few things to consider when filing a St. Louis car accident lawsuit. No matter how strong your case is, you need to consider several factors before you file the suit. Most importantly, you need to think about where to file it. For this reason, among others, an experienced St. Louis car accident lawyer can prove to be invaluable.
Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Texas sees more than its share of commercial truck accidents, and the growing demand for consumer goods means that the number of heavy trucks on our roads continues to grow. When you get behind the wheel of your car in Texas, you share the road with big rigs.
Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. If you’ve been injured in a motorcycle accident in Texas, you’re probably overwhelmed by the immensity of the situation. Texas is an at-fault insurance state, which means that the law of negligence governs your case. In other words, whoever caused or is at fault for your accident will be held accountable for the damages ...
Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Tractor trailer accidents are often catastrophic, and there really is no way to prepare yourself for the aftermath. If you’ve been injured in such an accident, seek immediate medical attention and then retain a knowledgeable 18-wheeler collision lawyer. Immediacy is key to obtaining justice in a semi accident; do not delay.
July 12, 2017, the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) proposed a change to the age requirement for drivers of paratransit vehicles, in order to more closely match current guidelines from the Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) and reduce operational and hiring challenges for ambulance and paratransit companies across the state.
It’s not the speed that causes an injury; it’s the sudden stop. Remember that your body and organs are moving at the same speed that your car is moving. The g-forces involved in a motor-vehicle accident can easily cause catastrophic injuries, damage to the organs, or even death. Today’s cars come with an array of technological and engineering safety features which help to lesse ...
You are walking down the sidewalk, minding your own business and all of a sudden fall over on the concrete. After getting up, you notice that your foot got caught in a crack in the sidewalk. Many people may get up and walk away from this event and casually write their injuries off as a product of their own clumsiness.
By Richard Johnson. In Canada, most non-unionized employees have one primary means of recourse (absent a human rights claim) for challenging a dismissal: litigation through our civil court system. For non-unionized employees working in a federally governed industry such as air transportation or banking or for a First Nation, however, there are two primary options: They can ...
Determining liability in an accident involving multiple vehicles can become complicated. Multiple car crashes can be horrific. Whether you’ve been involved in one, you’ve passed one that has just happened on the highway, or you’ve simply seen one on the news, you have an idea of how devastating these accidents can be.
The statistics of reported cases of domestic violence are stunning. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV), 1 in 3 adult women and 1 in 4 adult men have been victims of some form of physical violence by an intimate partner. Moreover, 1 in 4 women have been victims of “severe physical violence by an intimate partner” in their lifetime.
Drivers are not the only ones that are at risk of injury or death from a car crash. Passengers are also vulnerable. If passengers are hurt in a crash, who is responsible? Who will pay the damages? When those passengers are your family or your friends, this becomes a really important issue. The answer to this question is not so clear cut. It depends on the circumstances of each accident.
File your claim as soon as possible and prevent missing out on the compensation you are legally entitled to. When you’ve been in a car crash, you can end up with physical injuries, emotional injuries and also damage to your property. If the accident was not your fault, and you have not been able to recover the damages you deserve through negotiations, you may consider filing a ...
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.
White-collar crime is a phrase that’s been used since 1939. It was originally used to define a crime committed by a “person of respectability” and significant social status in the course of his or her occupation. Today, the debate continues about which crimes qualify as white-collar crimes. However, generally speaking, white-collar crime includes a range of non-violent crime ...