Have you ever been driving and suddenly, a stop sign seemingly appears out of nowhere and you have to slam on your brakes? Were you not paying attention? Or was there something that was blocking the sign so you couldn’t see it. Often it is a combination of both. Sometimes unless we are on the lookout for stop sign then the obstructed ones sneak up on us. Obviously, it shouldn’t be this way. Stop signs should be very easy to see. If not, this not only puts drivers at risk but also pedestrians and bikers as well.
Recently there was a clip that went viral all over the US. The clip shows a nurse who was working at the University of Utah being violently detained by a police officer. The story was that the officer wanted to take a blood sample from an unconscious man.
Last year there were an unsettling amount of articles that were published stating that medical errors or medical malpractice were the third leading cause of death in the United States. That is terrifying to think about. Not only is it horrible that these people who were seeking medical aid are dying, but these deaths should never have even happened. If someone goes to the doctor they should expect to be helped. Not die due to causes that could have been avoided.(see articles from Washington Post, US News, Forbes, and BMJ)
If something like this happens to a family, what are their options?
July is one of the best months in the year. Not only is it summer and we get to enjoy the amazing Utah outdoors, but we also get to celebrate the birth of our country. The 4th of July has some of the best traditions; barbeques, reunions, parades, and most importantly. . . fireworks. Fireworks have long been a standard 4th of July traditions. They are representative of the “bombs bursting in air” in our national anthem and they are also just awesome. However, every year there are thousands of firework related injuries. Last year alone saw an estimated 11,000 firework related injuries according to the Insurance Journal and 4 deaths. (Facts About Fireworks: 11,000 Injuries, 4 Deaths in 2016 By Andrew G. Simpson | June 30, 2017)
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One morning, you find yourself again on I-15 North headed from your home in American Fork to your office in West Jordan. This morning, though, you’re running a bit late and your boss has already complained twice to you about tardiness. So, you find yourself driving a bit faster than the speed limit because you’re worried you’re going to be late . . .
sebo marketingComparative Negligence: What Utah Citizens Need To Know
If you suffer the unfortunate circumstance of suffering a personal injury, you might receive advice that you should or should not involve an attorney in your case. Whether you should involve an attorney is dependent on your circumstances, but there are several things to consider. . .
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