Friday, July 19, 2019

Seeking Compensation for Injuries Involving Paralysis



Car accidents can cause a range of injuries depending on the seriousness of the crash. Minor fender benders can cause cuts and scrapes, or a mild case of whiplash, whereas high speed, multi-vehicle accidents can cause broken bones, head injuries, and life-threatening internal injuries. More severe types of injuries involve spinal injuries that result in... Read More

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

How a Death in the Workplace Impacts Employees



The average person spends a significant amount of time at work. For people who work in high-risk jobs, like construction workers, police officers, and firefighters, this means that they are often exposed to serious injuries and illnesses, some of which are fatal. In addition to the initial feelings of shock and grief, people can experience » Read More

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Maryland Increases Fine for Passing Stopped School Buses



Earlier this month, Maryland passed new legislation permanently increasing the fine for motorists passing a stopped school bus. Drivers stopped by police for passing a stopped school bus with flashing red lights will receive a $500 fine. Drivers caught on camera passing a school bus will receive a $250 fine. Montgomery County stop-arm cameras recorded » Read More

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Volvo Tests Bicycle Helmets with Simulated Crashes



Luxury vehicle automaker, Volvo, recently teamed up with Swedish helmet manufacturer POC to test bike helmets in ways that have never been done before. In news that may come as a surprise to bicyclists, apart from the recent Volvo-POC tests, today’s bicycle helmets are not tested in simulated crashes with automobiles. Standard tests simulate helmets... Read More

https://www.lthlaw.com/2019/07/volvo-tests-bicycle-helmets/

Recovering Compensation for a Birth Injury



Over the course of a woman’s pregnancy, the last thing the expectant mother plans for is a serious birth injury. Unfortunately, complications can occur during pregnancy and the child birthing process that can compromise the health of both the mother and the baby. Depending on the type of trauma, the baby can suffer relatively minor » Read More

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Over 100 Trucks Taken Out of Service in Maryland in a Single Day



It should come as no surprise that truck accidents can cause massive property damage and devastating injuries, particularly to the occupants of the passenger vehicles involved. Many of these accidents are caused by trucks that have not been properly maintained. To remove unsafe commercial vehicles from the roads, making them safer for other motorists, the » Read More

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Speeding in Bowie



Numerous studies show that speeding is a contributing factor in many car accidents. Speeding also increases the likelihood of fatalities when an accident occurs. Sadly, a 14-year old pedestrian was recently struck and killed by a car when jogging across a crosswalk in Bowie, Maryland. Neighbors report that cars often speed on this road. Speeding » Read More

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