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How Do Preexisting Injuries Affect Personal Injury Claims?

In some personal injury claims, the injured party might have had a preexisting injury, which could add some complications to the process. If this is true in your case, you can expect the defense to find this out and attack your claim based on the presence of a preexisting injury. Although plaintiffs are not allowed… Read More »

A List of Important North Carolina Motorcycle Safety Laws

There are a number of safety laws in place North Carolina motorcyclists must follow when they take the open road. Here are a few of the most important ones you should be aware of: Safety helmets: All motorcyclists are required under state law to wear helmets at all times. Eye protection: Not required, but certainly… Read More »

Experts: North Carolina Should Require Safety Training for Boaters

Boating safety groups have made a new push to require all boating operators throughout North Carolina to undergo safety training. This comes after three boating fatalities occurred over the Fourth of July weekend. Under current state law, only people born in 1988 or later are required to undergo boater safety training before they operate a… Read More »

State Employees Not Getting Workers’ Compensation Checks

State employees in North Carolina who had suffered injuries while on the job recently went approximately a month without getting their workers’ compensation checks, but the state assured them the problem would be corrected soon. Eileen Townsend, chief of insurance for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, said the department is aware of the… Read More »

Accident Involving Log Truck Causes Death

A Powellsville man was killed in a collision with a tractor-trailer hauling lumber while driving on the evening of Tuesday, July 7. According to Chief David Powell of the Powellsville Volunteer Fire Department and Sergeant A. L. Bowen of the North Carolina Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at approximately 7:15 p.m. that evening when a… Read More »

Social Security Disability Fund Set to Run Out of Money in 2016

There are approximately 11 million people throughout the United States who receive Social Security disability benefits, but according to the federal government, there will be some steep cuts coming to those benefits next year unless Congress acts quickly. The trustees who oversee Social Security said the trust fund for disability benefits will run out of… Read More »

State to Pay $2.5 Million to Family of Prisoner Who Died of Thirst

North Carolina officials will pay a $2.5 million settlement to the family of a former prisoner who suffered from a mental illness and died of dehydration last year, five days after he was put into solitary confinement in handcuffs. The man was found dead March 12, 2014 after he was transported to Central Prison in… Read More »

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against Lexington Restaurant

The family of a Davie County man who died after getting sick from food served at a restaurant in Lexington, North Carolina has decided to file a wrongful death lawsuit. The suit was officially announced Friday, July 10. The victim was a 94-year-old man who died from acute renal failure after contracting Salmonella poisoning from… Read More »

Kroger Recalls Several Spices Due to Salmonella Contamination Risk

Kroger recently recalled four of its store-brand spices after it discovered a possible risk of contamination from Salmonella. Those spices would have been sold at Kroger grocery stores in sections of Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Michigan, Illinois, Tennessee, Missouri, Arkansas, West Virginia, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas. Items may also… Read More »

Winston-Salem Worker Killed in Construction Accident

According to police in Winston-Salem, a worker died after being injured in a construction accident on Tuesday, July 7. Members of the Winston-Salem police and fire departments say they responded to the report of the accident, which occurred at a building site at 525 Vine St. The worker was a 65-year-old man from Chester, South… Read More »

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