The Dangers of Workplace Asbestos Exposure

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Asbestos is a scary term, and it’s something that most people tend to think of as a ghost of our past, a horrible substance that once, a long time ago, ate people alive but isn’t around any longer. Unfortunately, asbestos is still present in more buildings than people realize, and the dangers of exposure can stretch out for decades. You …

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What You Need to Know About Homeowner’s Insurance and Injuries

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When you’re visiting someone’s home, you expect to have a fun, stress-free time. Unfortunately, the home is the most common place a person can be injured, which means you need to learn your legal options after you’ve been injured at another person’s home. Any personal injury can be serious, often leading to large medical bills and an inability to work. …

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Hurt on a Construction Site? Here’s What You Need to Know

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One of the highest risk locations that exist today are construction sites. However, although you might not realize it, construction sites are as equally dangerous to the public as they are to the people working on them. A small mistake in construction or a lack of safety precautions can lead to falling debris and other dangerous scenarios that can cause …

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I Got Sick on a Cruise Ship, Do I Have Legal Options?

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In the cold of the winter, many of us dream about getting away to warmer climates, which is why so many people plan cruises when the temperature starts to drop. However, while on a cruise, it’s possible that you might come down with a serious illness, running your plans for a fun, tropical getaway. After contracting an illness on a …

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What If You’re Hurt on Private Property?

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When a fall occurs on private property it can be a very difficult legal situation. An injury lawsuit resulting from an injury on private property falls under the umbrella of premises liability law, and these cases, perhaps more than any other type of personal injury suit, require determination and a great deal of legal knowledge to try successfully. If you’ve …

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I Slipped on Water, Can I File an Injury Lawsuit?

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When you are involved in a slip and fall accident, it can be a nightmare. Not only is it horribly embarrassing, people don’t realize just how bad and extensive the injuries can be. People have broken bones, suffered long-term back injuries and more. Getting well can take months or even years, and can be very expensive. Knowing when you can …

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How Insurance Companies Undermine Injury Claims

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If you’ve been injured and have an injury claim on your hands, you are already dealing with the physical and emotional damage that comes from getting hurt. The last thing you want to deal with is financial fallout when the insurance company responsible finds a way to not pay for all of your medical coverage. Insurance companies regularly use delay …

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Why Do High School Sports Injury Lawsuits Get Dismissed?

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High school sports injuries happen quite commonly, and the legal system knows that. When parents allow their children to participate in them, they usually engage within a legal doctrine known as “assumption of risk.” This legal theory states that parents should simply assume that sports injuries will happen, which means that their available causes of action for injury lawsuits are …

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Easy Tips For Avoiding Accidents in the Kitchen

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The holiday season is fast approaching, and this time of year means friends, food, and fun. It’s also a time, unfortunately, when more injuries occur than perhaps any other time of year. People suffer accidents putting up decorations, slipping on ice and snow, or they get hurt from accidents cooking and working in the kitchen. Sadly, many of these incidents …

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What You Can Do To Prevent Traumatic Head Injuries

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It seems like you can’t turn on the television these days without seeing a story about traumatic brain injuries. It’s become a serious concern across the U.S. among not just athletes, but the public in general. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), 2.5 million people suffered traumatic brain injury across the country in 2010. Recovery from these injuries …

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Halloween Safety Tips to Keep in Mind This Year

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It’s that time of year! Halloween is just around the corner, and we’re guessing your kids couldn’t be more excited. There’s no doubt that carving pumpkins, picking out the perfect costumes, and collecting candy from the neighbors will be a blast for your whole family. To make sure you make the best memories possible on the big day, follow these …

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3 Unprofessional Tactics Used to Derail Personal Injury Victims

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Personal injury claims can sometimes get messy for the injured party, due to the fact that some companies and their adjusters will try to keep from paying what is owed. Not all adjusters and insurance companies practice such unsavory tactics; some are fair and offer proper service. There are, however, the cases where some adjusters will use certain methods to …

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How Do Insurance Companies Judge Personal Injury Claims?

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The term “insurance” should be associated with other terms such as compensation and protection. Ideally, it is a concept that provides people with a sense of security and safety. Unfortunately, this is many times not the case when it comes to insurance companies and how they evaluate personal injury claims. The personal injury lawyers at Robert White Attorney at Law …

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What You Should Know About Brain Injury Cases

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Brain injuries can be life-threatening or life altering. These grievances cause serious damage and repercussions for its suffering. Brain injury also makes litigating a car accident a bit different. In this article, we will cover the basics of brain injury and what you should know about brain injury cases. The Different Terms for Brain Injury A brain injury is when …

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When To Pursue a Personal Injury Lawsuit

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Slips, trips, scrapes, and bruises and other minor injuries are the everyday bane of the accident prone. What happens when your injuries are more than just skin deep? What happens when they aren’t due to your own clumsiness, but rather from someone else’s actions or negligence? There are many injuries that one can sustain that can warrant a lawsuit. In …

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What to do When an Adjuster Requests Your Medical Records

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Insurance adjusters are encouraged to find reasons to pay out as little as possible, so it is reasonable for you to be suspicious when they request medical records or examinations. Many people will feel pressured by an adjuster’s request and end up making critical mistakes. Odessa personal injury lawyer Robert White offers a few tips for avoiding these mistakes and …

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How a Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help After a Fall

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A slip and fall case hinges on negligence, which can be a tough thing to prove without a personal injury lawyer. The simple truth is that very few slip and fall cases are considered “open and shut” because of all the complex questions surrounding each party’s negligence. Personal injury lawyers are adept at sifting through these questions thoroughly and efficiently, …

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When Is It Too Late to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit in Texas?

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Whether through physical impairments or severe financial setbacks, a personal injury can have a very negative impact on your life. You therefore will want to act quickly when deciding to file a personal injury lawsuit. If you take your time instead, you might miss the filing deadline, meaning that your claim might be thrown out before you even get started. …

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How Pain and Suffering is Determined in a Personal Injury Case

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Suffering, an otherwise avoidable personal injury, can have devastating consequences on your life, though determining a dollar amount for this pain and suffering can be difficult. How exactly are the damages in a personal injury case calculated after all? Only a trained personal injury lawyer can answer that question, and attorney Robert White would like to do just that for …

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Don’t Sign Anything: Talk to a Personal Injury Lawyer

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The second you are involved in an accident, whether in the workplace, on the road, or anywhere in between, you are entering a complicated legal system that does not always have your best interests at heart. On top of unscrupulous parties, you will likely fall prey to all kinds of difficult emotions, and it might seem tempting to just get …

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