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For Child Sexual Abuse Victims, It’s Never Too Late to Seek Help

Child sexual abuse is an area that concerns everyone, from parents and teachers to professionals in the medical and legal communities, and for good reason. The statistics are appalling. One in six children is a victim of sexual abuse, and 75% of them don’t tell...

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Wilson Pelot: A Cautionary Tale of Knowing When and When Not to Sue

In January of 2014, Wilson Pelot and his dad were hiking in Silver Falls State Park when disaster struck. A railing marked with caution tape broke under 10-year-old Wilson’s weight, and he fell forty feet down a cliff. Spinal fractures and a broken wrist...

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What Should I Do After a Boating Accident?

Summertime is boating time are good times, good memories, and sometimes a nice stringer of fish. Unfortunately, good days are sometimes marred by boating accidents. While we hope you and your loved ones have only great days on the water, knowing what to do if...

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You May Be Due Compensation for Pain and Suffering

If you’ve been injured through no fault of your own, and someone else’s neglect or carelessness is the cause of your injury, you may be able to receive monetary compensation. Beyond medical expenses and lost wages, many people suffer additional consequences after an injury....

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If You’ve Been Injured By An Animal Encounter

Every 75 seconds a dog bites someone in the U.S, with over 1,000 a day seeking emergency medical treatment as a result. Children are particularly vulnerable, with dog bites listed as the 5th highest reason for emergency room visits after a child is engaged in a...

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I’ve Been Injured in a Retail Store. What Happens Next?

Most retail stores are safe environments for shoppers. Occasionally, however, store owners fail to keep up with maintenance or repairs, causing unsafe conditions for those entering their establishments. According to OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) “9 out of 10 customer accidents result from...

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Experienced Personal Injury Attorney’s Are Your Ticket to Relief

Dealing with an accident and injury is already overwhelming without the added stress of dealing with doctors, law enforcement, and insurance companies. A personal injury attorney will make things a lot easier and take some of the burden from your shoulders by providing you...

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What To Do If Your Child is Attacked by a Dog

Dog bites are a leading cause of injury to children, with more than 50% of bites occurring to children under the age of 12 years. Dog bites are the #1 reason for emergency room visits for child activity, surpassing all other injuries, including fractures...

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Personal Injury Lawyers: Some FAQs

If you’ve been injured, dealing with the aftermath can be frightening and confusing. Securing a personal injury lawyer with knowledge of the law, insurance companies, and accident-related injuries will give you the peace of mind you need to get through this difficult time. Personal...

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More Victims Step Forward in Sex Abuse Scandal

Several more victims have now come forward in the growing child sex scandal at the Idaho Juvenile Corrections Center in Nampa (IDJC). In a tort claim filed Tuesday, formerly incarcerated juveniles at the facility claim they were sexually abused at the hands of the...

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