How to Avoid Dog Bites This Summer

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Many of us regard our dogs as full members of the family, and understandably so. At the same time, we have to remember that our pets are animals, and if your dog bites someone, odds are you will be held responsible for it. You might also be subject to some serious legal action depending on the severity of the bite. …

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How to Prove Fault After a You are Hurt in a Car Accident

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In personal injury cases, particularly automobile accident cases, proving fault is the difference between getting the type of settlement you need and being left out in the cold with no compensation for your injuries. Sometimes, proving fault in a car accident can be difficult, however. Following such a traumatic event, your memory can be affected, making it hard for you …

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How to Avoid Pool Accidents This Summer

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If you’re a pool owner, you know how refreshing a quick dip in the pool can be during the hottest months of the year. What you might not realize is that pools can also be a huge liability for homeowners should someone get hurt, possibly costing you a great deal of money that you cannot afford to lose. Protecting yourself from …

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Driving Tips That Will Keep You Safe This Summer

Driving Tips That Will Keep You Safe This Summer

Summertime means the kids are out of school, so it’s time to visit family, drive to summer camp, or maybe even take a family vacation. With so many more cars on the road, though, car accidents are more common in the summer; if you’re not driving carefully, you could seriously be putting your family at risk for injury, or even …

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5 Easy Tips for Negotiating With an Insurance Company

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After being hurt in a car accident, the last thing you want to have to deal with is unfair compensation from the insurance company. You know you have to negotiate, but sometimes after all the emotional and physical turmoil you’re already going through, you just don’t have the energy. But no one should settle for anything less than they deserve …

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Why You Need to Call a Lawyer After a Truck Accident

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Truck accidents don’t comprise a large volume of vehicular crashes every year, but they tend to be much more serious than other kinds of auto accidents due to the size of the vehicles involved. They also tend to be a lot more complicated than other kinds of accidents because the responsible party can be tough to nail down. Education is …

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Why You Need a Strong Odessa Personal Injury Lawyer

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When you are injured in an accident or through the irresponsible actions of another person, it is not only scary, but frustrating and infuriating. You know that you deserve compensation for the injuries, but the insurance company keeps pressuring you to sign off on lower settlements, and you don’t know what to do. This is where a lawyer can be …

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What to Do When You’re Hurt on the Job

How to Tell if You Have a Workers’ Comp Claim

When you are hurt on the job, getting compensated and covered for your injuries so that you can recover and regain your life should be a simple process. Unfortunately, it’s all too often filled with denials of coverage, challenges and complicated back-and-forth. There are many pitfalls to avoid, and you want to be sure that you get it right so …

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What to Do after a Serious Odessa Car Accident

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Any car accident is a stressful and scary time. When you suffer a serious injury as a result, everything doubles. You’re not sure who is responsible or how you can go about getting compensated. People are pressuring you to sign away your rights. There are so many pitfalls, and you need to focus on getting well again, not on complicated …

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How to Prevent Oil Field Accidents

Oil Well

Oil and gas well drilling is a hot button issue these days—between protestors challenging dependence on fossil fuel and the process of fracking, and our continuing everyday need for these substances, there are a lot of complications. Even worse, there are all kinds of potential dangers on the job on the best of days, from the equipment and materials used …

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How to Prevent a Motorcycle Accident in Odessa

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While motorcycle accidents aren’t more common than other kinds of vehicular crashes, the nature of the vehicle makes them far more likely to end in a serious injury or fatality. In fact, there are well over 30 times more fatalities from motorcycle accidents than cars. It pays to understand what causes these accidents and how you can avoid it happening …

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How Being Hurt in a Car Accident Impacts Your Life

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Car accidents aren’t just terrifying and stressful. When you are injured in an auto accident, it can turn your entire world upside down. Added to the other problems you face, which can range from relationship issues to not being able to pay your basic bills, are low-balling insurance agencies and the pain you face every day. Consider the ways that …

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What to Know if You Are Hurt On The Job

What to Know if You Are Hurt On The Job

When you suffer an injury on the job, the last thing you should have to think about is whether your employer will pay for the medical bills you will incur to treat your injury.  Your Odessa workers comp attorney will help you throughout your case, but there are tips and tricks to help you along the way.  Here are 3 things …

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3 Tips for Getting the Compensation You Deserve

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Auto accidents happen more often than you think. One minute you are driving down the road on your way to work and the next minute you are being hit in the side by a driver who ran a red light. Regardless of how minor or severe the accident might be, you deserve to be compensated for your injuries. Here are …

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Questions to Ask When Contacting an Auto Accident Attorney

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The person involved in a serious car crash is wise to have as much detail about the events of his or her accident as possible prior to the initial meeting with an auto accident attorney.  The information provided to the attorney needs to evolve around the accident.  Some items which are useful include: The individual’s insurance policy, Any notes taken as …

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Seven Tips on Preventing Workplace Back Injuries

Seven Tips on Preventing Workplace Back Injuries

The lower back is prone to injury for a variety of reasons. It has a complicated and delicate structure made up of vertebrae, disks, tendons, ligaments, and muscle. It has little structural support yet supports about half the weight of the human male. When lifting objects that you can’t straddle, the weight of both the object and upper body are …

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Advice on Receiving Compensation in Personal Injury Cases

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Your Odessa Injury Lawyer would want you to take several steps after any accident, if you think you have a case for receiving compensation for injuries you sustained in an accident. What you need to do depends somewhat on the type of accident, but these general guidelines should prove useful: 1. Never admit to anything without consulting an attorney first. While you may …

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Parking Tips: The Parking Lot Can Actually Be Very Dangerous

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Parking is one of the first skills you learn as a driver. Whether parking in a parking lot or along the side of the street, making sure your vehicle is not in the way of other vehicles can keep it from being hit by distracted drivers. There are several things you can do to prevent your vehicle from being hit, …

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Six Tips on Avoiding Road Rage

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For many, driving is an exercise in frustration and aggravation. Between the congested roadways and bad drivers, it’s easy to get hot under the collar. For the hurried motorist, slow drivers have no right to block his way. For the motorist driving at the speed limit, the impatient tailgater has no right to endanger him. Both people are potential road rage …

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When Do You Think You Should Hire A Workers’ Comp Attorney?

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If you suffered a serious injury on the job you might be wondering if it is time to speak with an Odessa Workers Comp Attorney. In short, there are times when an attorney is not necessary and times when you should never handle your own case. The most common issues that come with workers’ compensation claims are flat-out denial of the claim …

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