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Boating Accident Statistics in Florida

Florida is home to beautiful crisp blue waters and endless sunny days, making the state one of the most sought-after destinations for recreational boating. While the number of registered vessels has decreased in the past decade, Florida is still home to over 900,000 recreational boats and over 30,000 commercial vessels. However, the vast number of
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How to Get a Restraining Order

If you are in an abusive relationship, or if at any point you feel your life or the life of a family member is in danger, you need to know you can take steps to protect yourself by filing a restraining order. A restraining order makes it a crime for the restrained person to come
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What to Do after an Accident?

A car accident is a very traumatic experience from every angle. No one is ever prepared for a car accident; in most cases, people don’t even know how to react or what to do after a car accident. However, the steps you take after a car accident are the key to the legal actions you
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Can You Claim Workers’ Compensation for Stress?

According to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 40 percent of workers reported that their job was very or extremely stressful. While in most cases stress related work is expected, it can have a significant physical impact on workers, leading to headaches, low energy, insomnia, and chest pain. Not to mention the
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The 8 Most Notorious Defective Products in Recent History [U.S. Edition]

As consumers, we like to believe the products that we use are safe. However, in 2017 alone, the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS) reported 13,458,864 injuries associated with consumer products from the U.S. The report looked at defective products such as toys, recreational equipment, personal use items, general household appliances, and more. Unfortunately, many
Car Accidents Statistics in Pompano Beach

Car Accident Statistics in Pompano Beach

Pompano Beach is a blossoming city, with a population of 106,004 growing at a 1.21 percent rate. The average Pompano Beach household owns at least two cars and has a commuting time averaging at 24.3 minutes, and around 2.13 percent of the Pompano workforce have “super commutes” more than 90 minutes. With almost 73.3 percent
Slip and Fall Accident in South Florida

What to Do After a Slip & Fall

After a slip and fall accident, victims often find themselves embarrassed, confused, and without a clear pathway for what to do next. The last report by the Florida Department of Health’s Injury Prevention Program accounted for 62,541 non-fatal, unintentional slip and fall accidents in the state, which generated over $3.6 billion in admission charges for