Month: July 2017

Are You in Need of a Criminal Defense Attorney?

The roadside crosses are heartbreaking. Often white, sometimes plywood, the crosses vary in sizes but not in sentiment. Covered on silk flowers, ribbons, and sometimes pictures, each cross symbolizes a life lost. Placed as both a memorial for family members and a cautionary reminder for other drivers, these crosses are both heartbreaking and alarming. Knowing that a life was lost for every cross is a reminder to watch the road and make wise decisions aboutContinue reading

I’m Injured and Don’t Understand Worker’s Comp What Do I Do?

No one wants to get injured, and that goes doubly so for workplace injuries that require time off to heal. Back in 2013, there were nearly 100,000 occupational injuries and illnesses that required workers to miss work to recover. The good news is that workers compensation can cover related medical expenses and lost wages, but this is rarely an easy or straightforward process. Some workers may require lawyers experienced in workers comp if their claimContinue reading

What You Can Expect When Facing a DUII Charge

Drunk drivers face severe consequences in any state if they’re caught driving under the influence. Most people associate driving under the influence as being related to alcohol, but driving under the influence of illicit drugs can be just as deadly, as can driving under the influence of distractions — most often cell phones. Some states don’t just issue DUI’s — driving while intoxicated (or impaired) (DWI), driving under the influence of intoxicants (DUII), operating whileContinue reading