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Unique Aspects of Wrongful Death Cases

Wrongful death cases – what are they? Wrongful death cases are civil suits filed by surviving family members seeking monetary compensation, or damages, for the loss of their loved one. They differ from criminal cases involving death such as first or second-degree murder or manslaughter in that a criminal case usually involves some sort of […]

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I Am Afraid My Parents Have Been Mistreated At Their Nursing Home – What Can I Do?

Our older relatives are some of the most treasured gifts we have in life – and after the many sacrifices they made for us as we grew up, they deserve only the best. Of course, we would love to keep them safe in our homes when they are no longer able to live on their […]

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Construction Work Dangers

Construction work is a welcome sign of progress and of a healthy economy. New construction signals new job opportunities across a wide variety of industries – whether it is new retail establishments, entertainment complexes, or commercial properties that will provide thousands of people with new job opportunities. From the start, construction offers employment opportunities for […]

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Doctor’s Orders

In this busy cold season, many of us find ourselves heading to the pharmacy after our doctor appointment armed with a handful of prescriptions to combat this year’s super bug. When we hand these scripts off to the pharmacy, we assume when we pick them up we will receive just what the doctor ordered. Most […]

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Your Car Is Not A Phone Booth – Put Down The Phone

In the last few years, our concerns about cell phone usage while driving has increased exponentially as society, in general, becomes more and more dependent upon technology. Our greatest concern even just a few years ago was about drivers talking on the phone while driving and the distraction that this activity caused. However, texting while […]

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Caring For Our Elders

Our elderly friends and relatives are near and dear to our hearts, but sometimes they need more assistance with their daily tasks and personal care than we are able to provide ourselves. It is not without a great deal of consideration and contemplation that we make a decision to have them move into an assisted […]

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Slipping And Sliding – Tis The Season

As if the busy roads and highways in our area are not hazardous enough, we now have wintry weather conditions to look forward to for the next few months to make it even more treacherous to be out on the roads. Though our area road crews make great efforts to pre-treat the roads and address […]

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Medical Care In The DC Metro Area

In the DC area, we are lucky to have some of the best medical facilities and healthcare professionals in the country. Taking care of the medical needs of our area residents – millions of people, altogether, depending upon how far we stretch the concept of ‘area’ – is no small feat and, by and large, […]

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Holiday Shopping Mishaps

You are heading out for some last minute holiday shopping armed with your lists – the naughty and nice list, the gift wish list, and maybe even a list of rewards for yourself for a job well done. You are feeling good about your progress as you head out of the last of the strip […]

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Sports Car Recall

An automaker has issued a recall for a significant number of vehicles nationwide due to a problem found with fuel pump sealing rings installed in the cars. The recall, which is for a particular model of vehicle ranging from model year 2004 to model year 2008, affects nearly seventy thousand of the sport cars. The […]

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