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Maryland Gravel Truck Overturns, Killing One

The driver of a gravel truck was killed Oct. 18 when his vehicle overturned on Route 29 in Columbia, Maryland, The Baltimore Sun reported. The...

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  • Oct 25, 2019

Long Island Construction Worker Killed by Asphalt Truck

A construction worker was killed in Freeport, New York, on Oct. 22 when he was hit by an asphalt truck, Patch reported. The worker, Charles...

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  • Oct 25, 2019

Nashville Man Killed by City Bus

A Nashville, Tennessee, WeGo public transit bus hit and killed a pedestrian in the Gulch neighborhood Oct. 10, the Tennessean reported. The incident occurred just...

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  • Oct 18, 2019

Two Dead in New Orleans Hard Rock Cafe Construction Collapse

At least two workers died in a partial collapse of a New Orleans Hard Rock Hotel under construction at the intersection of Canal and North...

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  • Oct 14, 2019

The Essential Guide to a Successful Personal Injury Lawsuit

Sustaining an Injury that Resulted from the Conduct of Another is Frustrating and Potentially Life Altering. Many people can’t afford to pay for medical bills...

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  • Oct 14, 2019

9-Year-Old Wisconsin Bicyclist Killed by Garbage Truck

A 9-year-old Sheboygan, Wisconsin, boy died Oct. 9 after a midmorning bike crash left him with fatal injuries, WBAY reported. Investigators believe he was on...

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  • Oct 10, 2019

Support for Mass Shooting Victims’ Families

To say that mass shootings are a frequent occurrence in the United States is an understatement. There have been more mass shootings than days thus...

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  • Oct 9, 2019

Who Is to Blame for Mass Shootings?

The Gun Violence Archive defines a “mass shooting” as any incident in which four or more people are shot, not including the shooter. By the...

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  • Oct 8, 2019

Mass Shootings: By the Numbers

The August mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, have brought renewed attention to gun violence in the United States. In the space...

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  • Oct 8, 2019

Florida Dump Truck Flips and Ignites, Killing Driver

The as-yet-unidentified Florida driver of a dump truck died in a fiery crash that closed the Pineda Causeway for several hours, Florida Today reported. At...

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  • Oct 8, 2019

New York Boy, 10, Killed While Riding His Bike

A 10-year-old boy is dead after an Oct. 6 bicycle accident in the Kensington neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, according to Gothamist. The boy, Dalerjon...

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  • Oct 7, 2019

Who Is to Blame for Construction Accidents?

Construction accidents occur for a variety of reasons: through negligence, user error, improper  safety precautions, and equipment failure, to name a few. Such mishaps can...

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  • Oct 4, 2019

Support for Construction Accident Victims’ Families

Construction injuries are among the most devastating workplace mishaps. Often involving large building materials, mammoth vehicles, and high-powered equipment, construction accidents can cause grave harm...

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  • Oct 3, 2019

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet: Social Security Disability Benefits Questions Answered

Applying for Social Security disability benefits can be overwhelming. You need to gather all kinds of paperwork and navigate technical terms on the Social Security...

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  • Oct 3, 2019

How Do Construction Accidents Happen?

The construction industry has the highest incidence of workplace fatalities. Construction accidents not only regularly cause death but also life-changing injuries. On-the-job trauma or death...

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  • Oct 3, 2019