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| | October 24, 2014

Illinois Cracks Down on Cellphone Use in Cars

Chicago, IL (Law Firm Newswire) October 24, 2014 – Illinois state troopers are cracking down on motorists using cellphones in an effort to curb distracted driving, a major cause of car accidents. httpvh:// Statistics from the Illinois State Police show…

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| | October 23, 2014

Miscommunication Among Medical Team Results in Man’s Death

Sacramento, CA (Law Firm Newswire) October 23, 2014 – In a recent wrongful death case, a series of miscommunications led to a $1.8 million court award. In the spring of 2010, 30-year-old Carl Whitmer of Columbus, Ohio was involved in…

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| September 30, 2014

Distracted Driving Accidents May Affect Employers

Austin, TX (Law Firm Newswire) September 30, 2014 – Is a working employee’s distracted driving an employer’s responsibility? “This is one of those discussions that tends to come up when a company employee like a trucker or cab driver is…

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| September 24, 2014

Seguin Industrial Accident Illustrates Workplace Risks to Metalworkers

Waxahachie, TX (Law Firm Newswire) September 24, 2014 – Two workers at the CMC Steel Texas plant in Seguin were injured in an industrial accident at the plant’s melt shop. A spilled ladle of molten metal caused both men to…

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| | September 18, 2014

Six Dead in League City Collision After High-Speed Chase

Houston, TX (Law Firm Newswire) September 18, 2014 – Police officials described it as the worst they had ever seen “in terms of lives lost and a devastating accident scene.” Six people died in an August 10 collision in League…

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| | September 12, 2014

Death Toll from GM Ignition Switch Failure May Be Much Higher Than Stated

Chicago, IL (Law Firm Newswire) September 12, 2014 – The number of fatalities caused by defective ignition switches in General Motors vehicles may be much greater than the 13 that GM itself has linked to the problem.  httpvh:// A Reuters…

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