Health, Safety & Personal Injury Law Blog
7 Simple Ways to Protect Your Privacy and Social Media from Snooping Insurance Companies After an Accident
How to Protect Your Privacy and Social Media After Being Wrongfully Injured in West Virginia Approximately 247 million people use social media in the U.S., and about 69% of adults use Facebook. Our updates and shares connect us to friends and family. But, do you know your posts can kill your case? How? If you…read more
If you or a loved one has been wrongfully injured in West Virginia, it’s helpful to at least speak with an experienced personal injury lawyer about your case and options. If your accident or injury case meets certain criteria, finding an attorney who wants to take your case will likely be easy, even on a…read more
Study Shows Workplace Injuries Contribute to the Increase in Suicide & Overdose Deaths: What Can Be Done?
Drug overdoses and suicides have been rising since 2000 and are major contributors to a recent decline in West Virginia’s life expectancy. The opioid crisis is a big part of the problem with a record 47,600 overdose deaths in 2017. Suicides have also increased by 30% from 1999. A recent study shows that there’s more…read more
Automakers are touting the benefits of crash prevention technology hoping to motivate potential buyers. While it’s true that safety features can mean a lower insurance premium and slower vehicle depreciation, do these new advances in technology really help prevent crashes? Research from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety says yes! Key Findings of the Insurance…read more