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Posted on December 28, 2016 in
Boating is a favorite year-round activity in Las Vegas, but boating under the influence can have deadly consequences. The U.S. Coast Guard compiles statistics each year on recreational boating incidents. Over 600 people were killed in 2015 alone. An accident attorney in Las Vegas can answer questions after a boating accident. (Article continues below Infographic)...
Posted on December 23, 2016 in
Consumers have considerable rights when it comes to pursuing claims against negligent companies that provide services and manufacturers that create products. Companies that fail to uphold consumer rights can face fines and settlements for their negligence. Consumer rights were first outlined by President John F. Kennedy in 1962. These rights were formalized by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) in 1972 and have been updated and amended over the years to include the following rights...
Posted on December 14, 2016 in
Ensuring that children’s toys present as little risk as possible is an immense responsibility that does not belong to any one organization, agency, or industry. While the US Consumer Product Safety Commission authors many of the laws regarding standards and regulations for children’s toys, states can create more detailed laws. Companies across several industries are...
Posted on December 7, 2016 in
On average, there are 6 million automobile accidents in the United States each year. 6% of these result in a fatality, while 27% result in non-fatal injuries. These accidents injure roughly 3 million drivers, passengers, and pedestrians. Of these, nearly 2 million will have long-term or permanent damage as a result of the accident. It is estimated that between 15 and 40% of auto accident survivors will experience some form of chronic pain for the remainder of their lifetime.
Posted on December 5, 2016 in
Mistakes on a credit report can lead to lower credit scores and bad credit, resulting in denied borrowing privileges. A debt lawyer who handles consumer law cases can work with credit agencies to fix mistakes and repair credit scores. Checking for Errors on a Credit Report It’s important to review credit reports annually to make...