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What Should You Never Pour onto a Charcoal Grill?

For many people across the country, summertime means outdoor grilling and Fourth of July fireworks. It can be a fun time, but be mindful of your outdoor grill so that it is in safe working condition, especially if you had it in storage since last year! A defective grill or operator error can sometimes result in painful burn injuries. Whether…
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Study Shows Link between Head Trauma and Depression

In a previous blog we discussed the link between traumatic brain injury (TBI) and depression. A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) found that a large number of TBI patients experience major episodes of depression. Many war veterans suffer from TBI and never make a full return to a normal life. Researchers in the study…
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What’s in a Claim? How Does it Differ from a Lawsuit?

In our blog posts this week, you have seen the terms “personal injury claim” and “personal injury lawsuit.” You might have thought that they referred to the same thing, but that is not true. A personal injury claim involves you and the defendant and/or their insurance company. The personal injury claim does not involve the courts. A personal injury lawsuit…
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Think You Don’t Need a Personal Injury Attorney? Think Again

Some people wrongfully characterize personal injury attorneys as “ambulance chasers,” and they attempt to represent themselves in a personal injury claim. Those people quickly find themselves buried in medical bills, doctor’s narratives and uncompromising insurance companies. Whether you suffer injuries in a car accident, construction accident or from a defective product, a personal injury attorney can do the things that…
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