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What Different Dog Bite Injury Types Are There?

According to the Centers for Disease Control, around 4.7 million dog bites occur each year. In San Diego, California, Animal Control investigates around 6,000 bites per year with the vast majority occurring on the dog owner’s property. When a dog bite injury occurs, great damage can be left behind. Some bites require surgery and extensive hospital stays.  There are multiple types of dog bites, and it is important everyone is aware of these. It is

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What Is a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

Although death is a natural part of life, it still affects us as human beings, especially if the deceased is a loved one or even a family member. Death can occur due to the negligence, recklessness, or direct actions of another party. Deaths also sometimes occur due to defective equipment or products. These may include cars and car parts, medical devices, power tools, appliances, and car seats or high chairs for kids. When a person

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Why Do Some Car Crashes Produce Minor Injuries and Others Produce Catastrophic Injuries?

The open road stretches ahead. The driver’s focus is getting to the hotel safely for the big conference over the weekend. He normally doesn’t like weekends away from home for work purposes, but this one seems just fine. Arriving at the conference early, the man decides to spend a little time researching the city of Memphis to fill the pockets of free time with fun activities. A vibrant city like Memphis has all sorts of

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Does Your Dog Bite Warrant An Attorney? 7 Signs It Might!

Does your dog bite require the help of a personal injury attorney? Find out the signs it does in this guide to legal help for dog bites. If you have been bitten by a dog, you may be in pain, furious, and frightened. The injury may give rise to a whole slew of problems, from missing work to catching rabies. If the dog’s owner was negligent in his care of the animal, resulting in harm

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Wrongful death: Support is available for grieving families

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in wrongful death on Thursday, February 28, 2019. Learning that a loved one has died due to injuries suffered in a California car accident is devastating. Coping with the aftermath of such news often wreaks havoc upon grieving family members. When accident victims are children, grief is intensified. Many collisions are the result of negligent driving behavior; in cases of fatal injury, an immediate family member may file a wrongful death claim

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State prison reform may lead to increase in wrongful death suits

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in wrongful death on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. The state of California made a valiant effort to reduce the population of residents incarcerated in the overcrowded prison system. Experts saw overcrowding as a major factor in the problems faced by the state prison system. Despite the noble effort, the initiative had some unintended side effects, and one of them is the increased potential for a wrongful death to occur in a county jail. While

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New changes to workers’ compensation laws

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in workers’ compensation on Monday, October 8, 2018. Many California workers may not be aware that several new laws have been signed to protect them. If  employees are unaware of their rights, they may not know that they are now eligible for workers’ compensation under expanded circumstances. Previously, police officers and firefighters that were injured while off duty but still performing duties related to their day job could not make a claim for workers’

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Workers’ compensation claim may benefit survivors

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in workers’ compensation on Thursday, January 17, 2019. If a California employee were to be asked why he or she works so hard, a common answer may be that he or she does all he or she can to provide for his or her family. As the cost of living continues to rise, and the availability of full-time employment remains uncertain, people may consider themselves fortunate to find a job that can

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Workers’ compensation benefits for slip, trips and falls

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in workers’ compensation on Wednesday, February 13, 2019. Occupational injuries occur in all settings, and while each industry has its unique safety hazards, some risks are inherent to all workplace environments. The number of workers’ compensation claims that are filed for injuries resulting from slips, trips and falls is an obvious indication that more attention must be paid to the mitigation of these hazards. The consequences of such accidents could be life

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Workers’ compensation claims drop, but not in every industry

On behalf of Guy Levy Law posted in workers’ compensation on Wednesday, April 10, 2019. Many industries can rejoice at the latest report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showing that on-the-job fatalities have dropped to their lowest rate since 2003. Unfortunately, those California workers in the construction and transportation sector do not have much to cheer about. Workers’ compensation insurers may be paying less for injuries overall, but these two industries make up almost half of the fatal

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