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Connecticut Top Court Confirms Defense Win in Pradaxa Litigation

May 28, 2020

Connecticut’s top court has confirmed a defense verdict delivered in the first case to go to trial out of thousands of lawsuits claiming Boehringer Ingelheim did not warn of the risks of severe bleeding linked with its blood thinner drug Pradaxa. The Connecticut Supreme Court on Monday rejected arguments by Mary Boone’s daughter that a…

3 Critical Steps for Settling a Claim

May 20, 2020

How does it all work? You call your insurance company, and then you get a check weeks later in the mail? Usually, that’s what people do, but they often don’t get enough compensation. So what happened? In the case of not getting a fair settlement, many people don’t realize the full volume of needed evidence…

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Gonorrhea Resistance to Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics

May 15, 2020

Having a sexually transmitted infection may sound like a terrible thing (and it could be if not treated), but with the suitable medicine, it could easily be put under control.   Gonorrhea is the most common sexually transmitted disease. It is caused by a bacterium known as Neisseria gonorrhea; this STD has mainly developed resistance to defeat…

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3 Critical Steps for Settling a Claim

May 5, 2020

How does it all work? You call your insurance company, and then you get a check weeks later in the mail? Usually, that’s what people do, but they often don’t get enough compensation. So what happened? In the case of not getting a fair settlement, many people don’t realize the full volume of needed evidence…

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Elder Drivers and Car Accidents

September 30, 2019

Older and more experienced does not always produce the expected result. Particularly with driving, Elder Drivers may cause accidents as often or more often than other drivers. While this notion often lies in a hurtful stereotype against elder drivers, there is some extent of the truth. In North Carolina, 14.6% of fatal crashes involved a…

There were two Injured in motorcycle crash into SUV that was later sent to the hospital. Probable cause for the accident was road rage.

Two Injured in Motorcycle Crash into SUV, Road Rage a Possible Cause

September 26, 2019

A motorcycle crash that occurred on Monday is under investigation by Lenoir police officers due to the possible involvement of road rage in the tragic incident. According to WSOC TV, two Injured in motorcycle crash into SUV that was later sent to the hospital. The crash, which occurred on Highway 321, consisted of a motorcycle…

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What to Do When You Feel Bad After a Wreck

September 15, 2019

It happens to most drivers; you’re going about your day then suddenly you’re in a car accident. What do you do? Many experienced drivers struggle to get through the necessary procedure of exchanging information and filing a police report. Why? Because nearly everyone involved in an accident feels some extent of guilt. Even if you…

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Effects of Tailgating

August 30, 2019

Tailgating refers to a pastime at football events and concerts, but less innocently it refers to following a driver too closely. Tailgating is the cause of many accidents, and it can cause a chain reaction of rear-end collisions. Really when you’re hit from behind, the other driver was probably tailgating. So, if it’s so dangerous,…

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Teen Racing and Excessive Speed Crashes

August 15, 2019

It’s no surprise that teenagers and young adults are the most frequent in crashes that involve excess speeds. For the victims of these accidents, it seems like an obvious issue. How can you ensure that a teen is obeying the rules of the road when there isn’t an adult present? Teens are notorious for drag…

Woman finds out that her insurance won't pay for her car accident damages

What Happens When Insurance Won’t Pay for Injuries

July 30, 2019

Do you have options? Are there alternative routes available? Most people avoid getting medical care because they can’t afford it, but after a crash, your injuries likely demanded medical attention. Now you’re left with bills, and the insurance company says they won’t pay. You do have options, but which options are available to you depend…