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Johnson & Johnson Forced into Court Repeatedly

By Robert W. Elton |

Products from the gigantic company Johnson & Johnson span all kinds of items, from talcum powder and shampoos to Benadryl and Tylenol.  J & J also makes a number of items used in surgery. Most Americans have used a variety of their merchandise, making the company a basic component of American households. Unfortunately, many… Read More »

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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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Tragic Hit and Run Crash Takes Three Lives

By Robert W. Elton |

As utility workers stood in a ditch trying to restore electricity alongside State Road 77, a vehicle towing a U-Haul came careening toward them. With no time to react, the three workers didn’t stand a chance. All three died soon after the collision. And the driver? The maddening fact is that the driver was… Read More »

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“Natural” Supplements that Injure and Kill

By Robert W. Elton |

Herbal supplements are available over-the-counter to assist consumers with any number of health issues, including everything from trouble sleeping to inflammation, anxiety to the common cold. But although herbal medicines sound like a great alternative to pharmaceuticals, don’t assume that just because they are “natural” they can’t have serious risks to your health. In… Read More »

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Pedestrians Lose in Auto Pedestrian Accidents

By Robert W. Elton |

Seven months into 2018, the number of pedestrians who have been hit by motor vehicles approaches 5,000, and 325 of those incidents resulted in fatalities. Is it any wonder that foot traffic is highly vulnerable to a ton or more of steel moving at speeds that often exceed 50 or 60 miles per hour?… 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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Injured as a Spectator? Who’s Liable?

By Robert W. Elton |

When you head to a sporting event, hyped up and ready to cheer on your favorite competitor, you don’t expect to wind up having to be hospitalized. And yet, it’s surprising just how many innocent fans end up in emergency rooms across the country. Dangers at Sporting Events In addition to injuries directly related… Read More »

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ATVs, OHVs and Staying Safe

By Robert W. Elton |

Imagine driving down a South Florida roadway, only to have a pack  of ATV and motorcycle riders coming toward you in your lane. If you happen to have been on the roads on Martin Luther King Jr. weekend that is precisely what has been happening on an annual basis for the past several years…. Read More »

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Who is Liable when You Slip and Fall?

By Robert W. Elton |

Unexpected falls can cause serious injuries. When the fall occurs in a public area, who is liable for medical bills and associated costs? An experienced local personal injury attorney can help with that question. How common are these Incidents?  Not surprisingly, falling accidents are quite common. In fact over one million people who slip… 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 »