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Four Georgia Pedestrian Accidents Occur in Just Three Days

Walking in Cobb County has turned tragic over just a three-day period, with four accidents between vehicles and pedestrians leading to three fatalities. Four accidents...

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  • Mar 9, 2012

Aaron Edwards Bill Passes Florida House and Senate

The Florida House of Representatives has passed the Aaron Edwards Bill, which awards the 14-year-old $15 million in his lawsuit against Lee Memorial Hospital. The...

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  • Mar 9, 2012

Truck Driver Charged After Deadly Accident

A truck driver from Jacksonville has been charged with vehicular manslaughter after an investigation by the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) of a deadly accident over...

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  • Mar 1, 2012

Man Dies from Hangar Collapse at Atlanta Airport

One construction worker has died as a result of the collapse of a hangar under construction at Paulding Northwest Atlanta Airport. According to the Atlanta...

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  • Mar 1, 2012

Florida Moves Closer to Texting While Driving Ban

Florida has once again taken a small step towards a texting while driving ban, as Florida’s Budget Committee unanimously approved Bill 416, which makes texting...

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  • Feb 28, 2012

Fatal Construction Accident Investigated by OSHA

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration of the U.S. Department of Labor will mount an investigation into the circumstances that led to the death of...

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  • Feb 28, 2012

Costa Concordia Survivors Face Mounting Legal Obstacles

Survivors of the sunken Costa Concordia cruise ship may have a series of regulatory obstacles to clear before they receive compensation for their injuries and...

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  • Feb 27, 2012

Trooper Cleared in Taser Incident, But Questions Remain

A Florida Highway Patrol State Trooper has been cleared of wrongdoing after a Taser incident left a 20-year-old woman in a vegetative state, but questions...

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  • Feb 20, 2012

South Carolina Bus Accident Injures Nine

A Greenville County, South Carolina bus accident has sent nine people to the hospital, including seven students and the drivers of both vehicles that collided,...

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  • Feb 15, 2012

Georgia Passes New Golf Cart Law

Georgia has passed new laws for golf carts, seeking to make them and their drivers safer when driven on the road. CBS News reports that...

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  • Feb 3, 2012

Actos Bladder Cancer Lawsuits Consolidated in Louisiana Court

All lawsuits filed in federal court against Actos for possible links to bladder cancer have been consolidated into the Western District of Louisiana. According to...

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  • Jan 30, 2012

More NFL Players Join Concussion Lawsuits

More current and former players have filed lawsuits against the NFL for purportedly negligent and fraudulent actions regarding the research, handling, and treatment of concussions,...

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  • Jan 27, 2012

Florida Crafting Statewide Wage Theft Law

Florida lawmakers, businesses, and low-wage workers have begun to work together to create a statewide law setting procedures for wage theft disputes. According to the...

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  • Jan 24, 2012

Arm Amputation Leads to Hefty Fines for Jennie-O

Jennie-O Turkey Store Inc. has been fined heftily for numerous safety violations at their Barron, Wisconsin facility that led to the amputation of a worker’s...

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  • Jan 24, 2012

Owners of Dangerous Dogs Could Face Felonies, If Bill Passes

New dog ownership legislation has been proposed in Georgia, placing more responsibility on owners to keep dangerous dogs from causing harm. The proposed change in...

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  • Jan 19, 2012