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How to heal broken bones faster

If you were involved in a serious car accident, there’s a chance that you suffered a broken bone. These injuries are painful, debilitating and they can affect virtually anywhere in your body that you find a bone. Due to the pain, discomfort and disabling nature of these injuries, most patients want to know how they … Continue reading How to heal broken bones faster

Don’t forget about taxes when valuing marital assets

Imagine you and your spouse own a sizable marital estate together that includes art, collector’s items, luxury vehicles, real estate and investment accounts. However, you’ve decided to get a divorce and now you’re facing the task of determining a fair and lawful way to divide your extensive assets. One thing you’ll want to remember when … Continue reading Don’t forget about taxes when valuing marital assets

What are the best treatments for my whiplash?

Tennessee car accident victims may find that they are suffering from severe neck pain, back pain and headaches in the days or weeks following a serious car accident. These symptoms could relate to the medical condition known as whiplash — one of the most common problems that people have after a jarring auto collision. If … Continue reading What are the best treatments for my whiplash?

How will driverless cars improve the world?

In the wake of several fatal car accidents that involved autonomous and semiautonomous vehicles, it seems that the fervor and excitement that surrounded this technology has begun to cool. Consumers, however, are still excited about the numerous benefits associated with a world without drivers, but they’re realizing this dream could take some time to finally … Continue reading How will driverless cars improve the world?

Adjust your driving to reflect the weather: It’s the law

Some drivers seem to operate their vehicles the same no matter what the external weather conditions happen to be. However, weather conditions will have a dramatic effect on a motorist’s ability to brake, turn and maintain control of their vehicles. For this reason, it’s necessary that motorists adjust their driving to reflect the current weather … Continue reading Adjust your driving to reflect the weather: It’s the law

Never minimize the seriousness of a DUI charge

When it comes to allegations of driving under the influence, there is no such thing as a minor case. Even if you have never faced such charges before, you need to take them seriously. Consulting with an experienced attorney is imperative and that becomes more necessary if this is not a first offense. Penalties Consider … Continue reading Never minimize the seriousness of a DUI charge

Warning: Prolonged baby powder use may cause cancer

If there was any doubt in the minds of the public concerning the alleged cancer-causing nature of Johnson & Johnson baby powder products, a recent $4.7 billion jury verdict against the corporation could be enough to tip the scales of public opinion. In the lawsuit, which jurors decided in the first half of July 2018, … Continue reading Warning: Prolonged baby powder use may cause cancer

Housekeeping practices that prevent slip-and-fall injuries

A slip-and-fall accident can cause deadly injuries and leave property owners vulnerable to personal injury lawsuits. Property owners, therefore, must be careful to keep their properties safe and free of unnecessary obstacles and problems that could result in a slip, trip or fall. One way to prevent injuries to guests on a property is to … Continue reading Housekeeping practices that prevent slip-and-fall injuries

When driving, it pays to hold off on eating.

When you were young, your parents probably told you to wait two hours to swim after eating. But did anyone ever warn you against eating while driving? With the proliferation of drive-through fast food restaurants, it’s become an oddly accepted societal norm in this country—even though such behavior is actually quite dangerous. What makes eating … Continue reading When driving, it pays to hold off on eating.