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What is Premises Liability

What is Premises Liability Premises liability is a part of personal injury and negligence law. It concerns injuries sustained by a person while on private, business or public property that were caused by an unsafe or unreasonably dangerous condition. A hazard or risk is considered unreasonably dangerous if it is not open and obvious, has […]
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Uber Car Accidents

Uber Car Accidents Uber is a ride-share phenomenon, along with its main competitor Lyft, which has been controversial for its aggressive tactics in avoiding state regulations that pertain to commercial companies and state laws requiring such drivers to obtain commercial licenses that apply to cab companies and its drivers. Uber has been in the news […]
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Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Slip and Falls?

  Slip and fall accidents cover injuries suffered on someone else’s property. It can be from slipping on a defective step or carpet, suffering an injury at a residential pool or being bitten by the family dog. In most instances, the homeowner will have homeowner’s insurance, especially if there is still a mortgage on the […]
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Pool Accidents

Summer is a time for sun, fun, relaxation and vacations but, unfortunately, a time for tragic accidents in and around pools. Residential pool owners, hotels or motel owners with pools and municipalities that own and operate public pools may be liable for any accidents that may occur while a person is in the pool or […]
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Insurance Claim Denied After a Fire

Insurance Claim Denied After a Fire Insurance is meant to cover our losses in the event of an illness, injury or an event that destroys a home.  Regarding your house, you pay hundreds of dollars per year in premiums for fire, flood, or earthquake coverage or if someone is injured on your property. A fire […]
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Nursing Home Abuse? What You Need To Look For

Nursing Home Abuse? What You Need To Look For Nursing homes are more often than not the last residence for millions of residents. They are designed to offer a comfortable living arrangement, medical care, meals and recreational activities. There are over 5200 nursing home facilities in the US with nearly 2 million residents. Many are […]
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Premises Liability in Staircase Accidents

Premises Liability in Staircase Accidents One of the most common scenarios in a premises liability claim is a fall on a staircase. Children and the elderly are most vulnerable to accidents here since it takes a certain degree of awareness, physical capability and caution when ascending or descending a staircase, but falls can happen to […]
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What You Need to Do After a Fire For Your Home Insurance

What You Need to Do After a Fire For Your Home Insurance Suffering fire damage to your home is bad enough, but when your insurer denies the claim or underpays its coverage obligations, it may feel like insult added to injury. Insurance companies usually will pay to cover losses but they also look for ways […]
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6 Tips For Reviewing Home Insurance Claim Denial

Tips For Reviewing Home Insurance Claim Denial If your home suffered damage from a fire, flood, burglary or other disaster, you expect your homeowner’s policy to cover your losses. Imagine the shock when you receive a denial letter and you are left with an uninhabitable home or must come up with thousands of dollars to […]
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How to Determine Nursing Home Abuse

With about 2 million people residing in nursing home facilities and the numbers growing steadily as the baby boomer generation ages, reports of abuse seem to persist. There are thousands of facilities nationwide, for profit and not-for-profit homes, housing our elderly relatives and friends who are incapable of self-management or for whom we are unable, […]
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