Under normal circumstances, an inmate is released upon completion of his/her prison sentence, however, the case is different if the inmate is “sexually dangerous”. They can be held indefinitely, which allows the government a lot more discretion and power than they previously had. The Decision A decision was made recently by the United States Supreme…

Recently, there has been a recall of the 2015 models of the BMW X3 and X4 SUVs and the 2014 and 2015 X5s. There is a new concern regarding the Takata airbags that has led to the recall of about 4,000 SUVs from the U.S. and Canada by the German automaker BMW. It is being…

Social media is a great place for people to share their ideas and keep in contact, but it can cause serious problems in regards to winning a personal injury lawsuit. You should be compensated what is duly yours for hospital bills, suffering, pain etc. when you are involved in an accident, and the smallest thing you…

Truck drivers operate under a series of state and federal road regulations which includes being tested for drugs. This is done because of the dangers involved in driving heavy duty vehicles in a compromised state of well-being. History In 1991, the Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act was passed into law by Congress. This meant setting up…

There are many attorneys to choose from in Tennessee.  People wounded by willful intent, or during an accident are represented by personal injury attorneys.  Cases with medical malpractice, car accidents, animal attacks, semi-truck accidents and accidents caused by faulty products are usually cases that personal injury lawyers work on. The first step in claiming a financial…

Suppose you lose your footing at the base of a staircase in a shopping complex and plummet to the floor…knees first. Unfortunately, you didn’t spot a wet patch on the staircase, probably because it was dark. Though painful, you shrug it off. The next night, you are suddenly wakened by an excruciating pain in your…

Accidental circumstances, negligence of duties and defects are the main causes of accidents. Individual characteristics sometimes raise the likelihood of an accident occurring. This and other factors increase the probability of road accidents. The above factors do raise the risks but are not the sole reasons for injuries on roads. Mental health, psychological state, physical…

Many injuries that occur at work sites are preventable. Oftentimes, individuals die from injuries so grievous that there is little or no chance of recovery. However there are proper measures that can be put in place to avoid accidents at worksites. Each work site must have a manual of safety regulations that must be obeyed…

Social media has quickly morphed into a huge form of communication. It is advisable to be cautious on how posts on social media can affect your personal injury case before mentioning it online. As aforementioned, social media is an important form of communication. We get to connect with our old friends who are miles away;…

Knowing who is responsible for a car crash can be confusing. There is a difference at times, between who’s fault caused the accident, and who by law is at fault. Knowing how to determine the person at fault helps insurance companies decide how to cover the cost of damages done to properties, vehicles and injured…

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