Category Archives: 2013 Articles

May 2016

Businesses Use Loophole to Deny Day in Court Tia was sexually harassed by her boss at Circuit City for months. Her story here. Injustice, Thy Name Is Forced Arbitration Tia’s employment case against Circuit City was thrown out of court even though her boss sexually harassed her for months, once even exposing his genitals. Javier lost […]

April 2016

10 Tips for Reviewing Your Policy Will Your Auto Insurance Be There When It Matters Most? Chances are one in 50 you will be involved in a car accident this year… or almost guaranteed during your lifetime. You will then dig out that annoying auto insurance renewal statement you’ve been ignoring every year, confident that you have […]

February 2016

  Litigation Forces NFL to Better Protect Players Hail to Our Growing Awareness of Traumatic Brain Injury Will Smith portrays Dr. Bennet Omalu in the film Concussion. Movie notes here. Will Smith’s portrayal of Dr. Bennet Omalu in the film Concussion has again sparked dialogue about the dangers of brain injuries, especially for young people playing contact sports […]

January 2016

Exploding Batteries Injure Some Smokers Unregulated E-Cigarettes Mask Hidden Dangers E-cigarette use among teens tripled from 2013 to 2014, alarming health officials. The new year often brings new beginnings. Resolutions to lose weight, save more money or finally start that big home improvement project may be high on your list. Many of us will also […]

November 2015

Is that they may be legally on the hook if an accident should occur.From your great aunt Edna breaking her hip on an icy sidewalk to your brother-in-law Jerry drinking too much champagne and causing a crash on the drive home, you should know how to protect your guests and yourself before hosting a party this holiday season. […]

October 2015

Falls, Fires, Poisoning Common Concerns Make Staying Home Safer for Elderly Relatives, Friends Baby boomers want to “age in place” at home after retirement. Nearly everyone nearing retirement age will tell you they would prefer to live independently at home as long as possible, according to a recent survey by AARP. Many will get their […]

September 2015

Beware of Lethal Dangers Lurking in Your Home Common Household Products Can Put You, Others at Risk Pain medication, cosmetic and personal care items, and household cleaners cause the most harm to Americans. A woman in South Jordan, Utah, was recently poisoned when she ordered sweet tea at a restaurant. While making the tea, a […]

August 2015

015 Justice Served Awards: Reader Survey Heroes Step Up to Protect the Health, Safety of All Americans Inspirational Olympic gold medalist Amy Van Dyken-Rouen after spinal cord injury. Motivated by tragic circumstances in their own lives and a passion to help others, our nominees for the 2015 Justice Served Awards have stepped up to make our nation […]

July 2015

Relaxed State, Local Laws Part of the Problem Roads a Deadly Hazard for ATVers Where does your state rank for ATV fatalities? Check here. Start your engines! Summer is here, and the longer, warmer days bring plenty of opportunity for ATV off-road recreation. As the popularity of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) has risen to an all-time high, […]

June 2015

    If you buy a pair of jeans at the GAP that don’t fit, you simply take them back for a refund or swap them for a better-fitting pair. But what happens if you buy a new car that doesn’t “fit?” It’s in the shop almost from day one with problems the dealer can’t […]