Health, Safety & Personal Injury Law Blog
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
How to Help Keep West Virginia Kids Safe In Back to School Traffic We all know superheroes save lives, but so can you. Who is at risk and how can you save them? Over 125 children die each year in school-related crash fatalities, according to NHTSA. More school-aged children are killed from 6 a.m. to…read more