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When It's Like Mad Max Out There: 5 Tips for Staying Safe and Sane on America's Roadways

When It's Like Mad Max Out There: 5 Tips for Staying Safe and Sane on America's RoadwaysDriving should never be considered a contact sport, but as more and more people take to the road with phones in hand, it's time to start taking your safety as a driver more seriously than ever before. There are roughly 5.5 million automobile accidents every year in the United States, and while the promise of autonomous cars is getting closer with each passing day, it still behooves us humans who... ❯❯❯

7 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Criminal Defense Lawyer

7 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Criminal Defense LawyerIf you want to hire a criminal defense lawyer, then you probably need to do this soon. However, before you take the services of any criminal lawyer, you must ask him or her some important questions, which are as follows. 1. Are you certified by the board in Criminal Law? Your potential criminal defense lawyer must be Board Certified in Criminal Law. This is because such attorneys know how to... ❯❯❯

Personal Injuries Suffered on Vacation

Personal Injuries Suffered on VacationVacations are supposed to be fun, enjoyable ways to soak up the sun and spend time with your family. Tourism in Florida accounts for a huge part of the state’s revenue, and there are roughly 87 million visitors a year traveling to the thousands of Floridian tourist establishments. This totals about $67 billion, hugely benefiting Florida’s economy. However, it’s all fun and games until someone... ❯❯❯

How Do You Find a DUI Lawyer and What Can you Expect From Them?

How Do You Find a DUI Lawyer and What Can you Expect From Them?It happened. The thing that you never thought would happen did. You got pulled over and arrested for a DUI. You were just driving home, maybe had a drink or two, maybe more and those blue lights were all of a sudden behind you. Now you have to deal with the terrifying repercussions of a DUI. The first thing you need to do is find a lawyer. A good one who specializes in DUI will be your best bet.... ❯❯❯

Is the Office Becoming a Personal Nightmare?

In some cases, the word spreads around the office. Other times, however, the actions (sometimes too devastating for some employees) can linger for weeks and even months. Sexual assaults come in a number of forms, the physical kind certainly being the worst. That said many employees (oftentimes women, but sometimes men) are subjected to sexual assaults of the verbal kind (typically sexual... ❯❯❯

What Exactly Does Family Law Entail

Family law is a subset of legal proceedings that focuses on all legal issues that have to do with to families—whether it involves parenting, children, or same-sex issues. You may be aware of divorce lawyers or child custody battles, but family law actually covers a lot more than this. Here is a list of some of the major areas of family law. Marriage and Divorce As marriage is the beginning... ❯❯❯

Is Filing for Bankruptcy Really a Good Idea?

Is Filing for Bankruptcy Really a Good Idea?If your debts are ruining your life, it may be time to consider filing for bankruptcy. However, this course of action should be your last option, after you have looked at each of the ways you can solve your debt problems. Below are some of questions you should answer before filing for bankruptcy in the United States. Royalty free photo What Alternatives Do You Have? There are alternatives to... ❯❯❯

What You Should Know Before Speaking With A Workers Compensation Attorney

What You Should Know Before Speaking With A Workers Compensation AttorneyWhen you suffer a workplace injury, you will probably want to consult with a worker’s attorney in the pursuit of some sort of compensation. Especially if your injury means that you can no longer work and support yourself as you’re accustomed to. However lawsuits are, at the best of times, complicated and expensive processes, and while many go into them expecting large payouts such rewards are... ❯❯❯

How to cope with your personal injuries and compensation for them?

You might be seriously injured to the point where you are unable to work for a long time. There is also the possibility that you might eventually become permanently disabled. This can obviously be very traumatic to people who have been active and who have worked all of their lives. However, it is important that you know what to do if you ever find yourself in this unfortunate situation. A good... ❯❯❯

Estate Planning For Those Receiving Government Assistance

Estate planning for those who have family members already receiving government help is complicated. Beneficiaries who are receiving government support are typically comprised of people with disabilities or special needs.   An appropriate estate plan can save a family member from losing crucial government benefits. In the case of having a family member who has a disability, he or she may lose... ❯❯❯

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