How to Handle the Stress of an Auto Accident

 Waking up every day, stricken with anxiety, stress or pain related to an auto accident can make recovery even more difficult. Many people don’t understand that being involved in an auto accident is one of many phases of injury. After the initial shock of your situation and injuries wears off, which itself may last for…

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Toxic Mold

 In Chicago, mold can be a huge problem with the old housing stock available. Some types of mold are harmless but other types can cause severe health problems and may even be fatal. Mold forms on damp surfaces in the home so its presence may be more common in areas around the bathroom, kitchen, laundry,…

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No Fault Car Accident Laws

 No fault laws are gaining popularity as US citizens are demanding more tort reform in their states. No fault insurance is typically associated with automobile claims. With such insurance, when an accident occurs an injured party’s own insurance will cover for some portion of the bodily injury. If the injury exceeds the amount of coverage,…

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Monitoring Employee Conduct

 With the advent of the internet age, more employers are finding it increasingly convenient to monitor the actions of their employees. It is not unusual now in 2014 to have employers request passwords and URLs to employee personal websites as part of the interview process. This information has not come without employee protests. States have…

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Medical Records

 Medical records are an essential part of a patient’s medical history. Each state varies in how it deals with access to such records so it is best to consult local counsel for advice. Generally, medical records are confidential and patients have access to their medical records provided certain procedures are properly followed. Besides patients, only…

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