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August 2012 Archives

How Much Is Your Life Worth?

Your life is valued at around $50,000 by insurance companies in the United States. If you require a life saving procedure that is worth more than $50,000 but will only extend your life shortly, the insurance company will not pay for it.

Over $1 Trillion Could Possibly be Added to the Economy by Social Media, According to McKinsey

McKinsey Global, a consulting firm that advises many businesses has just published a big study which found that certain things such as better communication and cooperation from social media in major business areas could add from $900 billion to $1.3 trillion in value to the economy.

Candidates Cower On Gun Control

During a time when the United States needs to figure out a way to reduce the suffering and distress caused by gun violence which kills over 80 people per day, neither presidential candidate has stepped up to the plate. Both Mitt Romney, and President Obama have spoken about the recent tragedy in Colorado, where James Holmes opened fire in a movie theatre during the latest Batman movie, but neither have stood up for their former principles.

What to Do When NJ Home Construction Renovation Leads to Injury

You were excited about the job. You wanted to do your best for the homeowner who was so enthusiastic about renovating his or her home. You never imagined that you would be hurt before the job was finished. You never thought that you would be worrying about how to pay your medical bills or your mortgage while you were out of work. You just never thought it would be you.

How East Coast Commercial Fishing Fatalities May Be Prevented This Decade

A study of East Coast commercial fishing deaths in the decade between 2000 and 2009 found that vessel disasters were the most common reason for commercial fishing fatalities. This information is important to have not only for the families grieving the loss of their loved ones, but also to use in order to prevent other families from having to grieve similar losses in the future. How Vessel Disasters May Be Prevented The most common causes of fatal vessel disasters are vessel instability and flooding. Maritime employers can use this information to prevent future deaths by:

How Can I Help My Child After a New Jersey Fall Accident Injury?

There is nothing that you wouldn't do to help your child who is in pain. You would gratefully absorb the pain yourself so your child didn't have to suffer. However, you know that isn't a choice and that, instead, you need to make informed decisions about how to help your child after a fall injury. The decisions that you make now can affect your child's future. Thus, it is important to understand what you can do to help your child recover from his or her New Jersey fall accident injury.

How Can I Help My Child After a New Jersey Fall Accident Injury?

There is nothing that you wouldn't do to help your child who is in pain. You would gratefully absorb the pain yourself so your child didn't have to suffer. However, you know that isn't a choice and that, instead, you need to make informed decisions about how to help your child after a fall injury. The decisions that you make now can affect your child's future. Thus, it is important to understand what you can do to help your child recover from his or her New Jersey fall accident injury.

No Jail for Mechanic in Deadly NYC Crane Collapse. Is this injustice or fair?

No Jail for Mechanic in Deadly NYC Crane Collapse

According to a Associated Press Release the only person to admit to a crime in either of two deadly 2008 construction crane collapses was spared jail Tuesday according to the plea deal two slain men's relatives scorned as an injustice.

Fighting To Protect What Matters Most

You are not the only one who suffers after a serious accident. Crushing medical bills and lost wages can be devastating to your family for years.

It doesn’t have to be that way.

Speak To An Attorney, Get Help.