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Avoiding the Leading Cause of Death

By Robert W. Elton |

Just about everybody would like to extend their lives as much as possible. Yet, when it comes to the leading cause of death in this country, too many Americans simply fail to do the things necessary to ensure a long and happy life. If you lose a loved one due to the carelessness of… Read More »

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Maternal Mortality Rates: The Facts Behind the Numbers

By Robert W. Elton |

Which developed nation ranks highest for complications during pregnancy that result in the mother’s death? It might surprise many people to hear that the United States takes that honor. If you have lost a loved one in these circumstances, a local personal injury/wrongful death attorney may be able to secure some modicum of justice… Read More »

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Mass Exodus Due to Incoming Storm Holds Peril

By Robert W. Elton |

Floridians are no strangers to catastrophic weather. With multiple hurricanes heading our way every year, we’ve become pretty adept at battening down the hatches and hunkering down. Sometimes evacuation orders force hordes of people to leave their homes in search or safer terrain. And while leaving home can be a traumatic decision for many,… Read More »

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Dangers of Electric Scooters

By Robert W. Elton |

When one man felt something like what he called grains of sand in his mouth, he was dismayed to realize that what he was feeling were the remains of his teeth after a crash on an electric scooter that landed him face planted on the ground. In addition to pulverizing his teeth, this man’s… Read More »

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Risks Associated with Tailgating Parties

By Robert W. Elton |

Fall has arrived, and it is football season once again. Time to pull out the colors to support your favorite team, get out the face paint, and prepare yourself for the cheers and jeers that will envelop the crowd during the game. Time, too, for tailgating parties, and that means hot dogs on the… Read More »

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Do You Need A Personal Injury Attorney?

By Robert W. Elton |

In the aftermath of a car accident or other type of misfortune that led to personal injury, many people wonder whether or not hiring an attorney to help them get financial remuneration is a worthwhile endeavor. If you are suffering the repercussions of medical malpractice, the aftershock of a dangerous product, or the ache… Read More »

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Products For Kids That Cause Harm

By Robert W. Elton |

Consumers expect the products they purchase for children to be safe. After all, toys have especially high safety standards, because protecting children is a core value in this country. Even so, a surprising number of dangerous items make it onto retailer shelves, putting children of all ages at risk. Most of the time, these… Read More »

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Hotel Hazards That Harm You

By Robert W. Elton |

Getting a change of scenery can be like getting a breath of fresh air: having someone else take care of tidying up the room, enjoying room service, relishing a cocktail in a tranquil lounge, or relaxing by the pool are things most people really enjoy, whether away on business or pleasure.But what happens if… Read More »

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Laundry Detergent Or Candy? Sometimes It’s Hard To Tell

By Robert W. Elton |

Nearly 9,000 children under age 5 experienced serious health consequences last year from what some might consider an unlikely source: laundry detergent. But not just any laundry detergent:  detergent that is packaged in attractive little plastic pouches called pods. If your loved one has been harmed by ingesting one of these dangerous items, a… Read More »

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When, Where, And Why Injuries Occur

By Robert W. Elton |

Nobody enjoys a visit to the emergency room. Nevertheless, we all expose ourselves to common hazards on a daily basis. The Consumer Product Safety Commission recently listed the most dangerous things every person should keep an eye out for. Some items are particularly dangerous for children. If you experience harm due to a defective… Read More »