When people get hurt due to the negligence of others, it may be possible to seek compensation. Some may choose to seek damages on their own, which is possible. However, there are some instances where consulting with an accident attorney is critical.
The number of residents who are evicted from nursing homes is rising, placing the safety of vulnerable people in jeopardy and prompting enhanced scrutiny of the reasoning and methods behind the moves. While there are legitimate reasons for removing a resident from a nursing home, profit is often the motive behind eviction decisions made by many nursing home facilities.
Poorly designed or improperly maintained space heaters and furnaces can pose a serious risk of explosions and fires. Space heaters alone are responsible for more than 25,000 fires and approximately 300 deaths every year. The majority of these fires and fatalities are preventable through care and proper usage.
The closer a vehicle travels to the vehicle in front of it, the greater the likelihood that a rear-end accident will occur because the smaller safety cushion between the two vehicles results in a significant reduction in perception and reaction time allowed. Motorists can reduce the possibility of an accident by maintaining a safe following distance and stopping far enough away that they can still see the other vehicle's bumper.