Each year, at least 10 percent of U.S. workers die from electrocution in work-related accidents. A personal injury lawyer commonly sees severe burn injuries, as well as fatalities, caused by faulty wiring, malfunctioning equipment and other factors in the workplace. Electrical Injuries and Fatalities According to the National Institute for […]

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Debt collectors use many methods to try to pressure people into paying their debts immediately. Some of these techniques are intimidating, embarrassing, and even illegal. When a collection agency or other type of entity uses unlawful methods to attempt to collect a past due balance, victims have the right to […]

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The number of pedestrian traffic fatalities has increased significantly in the past two decades with an 11 percent rise in 2016, and experts say driver and pedestrian distraction may be to blame. Texting and the use of wireless devices have exploded in recent years, however, and such a dramatic change […]

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Trampolines are responsible for causing roughly 100,000 injuries per year. From 2002 to 2011, these summertime toys sent more than 1 million people to hospital emergency rooms. Approximately 95% of trampoline-related injuries occur within private homes. However, this is shifting as the number of trampoline parks rises and now exceeds […]

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When debtors become victims of Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) violations, there are legal remedies available to them. Although the Act is extremely technical, there are virtually hundreds of ways it can be violated. Such violations can lead to physical and emotional distress, lost wages, FDCPA violation attorney fees […]

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Teaching teens the rules of the road and promoting safe driving practices can help young drivers avoid serious car accidents. Each year, more than 300,000 teens between the ages of 15 and 20 are seriously injured in motor vehicle crashes and thousands more are killed. The Insurance Institute for Highway […]

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Improving bad credit after a foreclosure, bankruptcy or short sale can have a positive impact on future endeavors. Many people who experience credit problems turn to a debt lawyer for legal assistance and ways to improve bad credit. Improving Bad Credit Bad credit can impact many aspects of a person’s […]

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There are many companies eager to take advantage of the misfortunes of others by promising quick and easy solutions to credit reports. The reality is that many of these “offers” are fraudulent and can expose clients to considerable legal and financial troubles. How to Spot a Fraud Separating scams from […]

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