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Edward Lake’s Legal Guides

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  • Determining Whether the Truck Driver or Trucking Company Should be Liable for a Trucking Accident

    There may be multiple theories of liability after a truck accident. The following reviews these theories and whether or not a truck driver or a trucking company should be held liable for damages. Truc

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  • Prepare for Attorney Consultation on Medical Malpractice

    Medical malpractice claims are challenging to file, and you may find that there are several hurdles to cross even before you begin the process of filing a claim. Arm yourself with all medical and lega

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  • Liability for Failure to Recall When Automaker Doesn’t Warn Owners about Defects

    Automakers are required to report any safety defects in their vehicles to the federal administration, following which the agency may conduct an investigation. This could lead to a recall. Failure to r

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  • Evidence That is Key to Your Motorcycle Accident Claim

    In a motorcycle accident claim you must provide evidence that can establish the other party's liability in causing your accident, and the severity of your damages. Begin the process of collecting evid

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  • Compensation for Road Rash in a Motorcycle Accident

    Some of the most underestimated injuries in a motorcycle accident are lacerations, abrasions, cuts and wounds, on the unexposed parts of your body, and known as road rash. It's important to include th

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  • Possible Liable Parties in a Truck Accident

    There are often multiple liable parties in a truck accident. Hire a truck crash lawyer to investigate if the wreck was caused by the truck driver, maintenance and repair company, or the owner of the t

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  • Progression of a Disease as a Result of Missed Diagnosis

    When a patient is suffering from a serious disease, the most important thing a healthcare practitioner must do is properly diagnose the illness. A missed diagnosis could allow a disease to progress wh

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  • Dangerous Drug Interactions

    Many prescription and over-the-counter drugs cannot be taken in combination with other drugs or substances. Doing so can be dangerous and even potentially deadly. The following provides examples of da

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  • How Driver Log Books Can Affect Your Personal Injury Lawsuit

    Truckers are required to maintain log books to ensure that they comply with truck driver’s hours of service rules. However, many New York drivers violate these rules and falsify log books. Examination

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  • New York Medical Malpractice in Emergency Room

    Like other doctors, emergency room personnel must uphold a reasonable standard of care. However, because of the nature of the emergency room itself, proving medical malpractice in emergency room is ch

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