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Justin Simpson | April 3, 2020 |

Earlier this week, the federal government announced that the “social distancing” directive initially designated for a 15-day period would be extended for another month, until the end of April, to help contain the coronavirus pandemic. [1] Although the news was met with a collective groan from a population tiring of isolation and anxious to return […]

Justin Simpson | March 30, 2020 | Tags:

As the month of March draws to a close, it is evident in retrospect that this otherwise unremarkable page on the calendar has marked a turning point in American life, at least for the near term. In early March the nation learned that a nursing home outside of Seattle, Washington had become the epicenter of […]

BensonBingham | March 27, 2020 |

Thousands of people sustain injuries in car accidents every day across the United States. If you were injured in a car accident because of someone else’s negligence or recklessness, an experienced car accident lawyer can help you understand the legal process of obtaining compensation for your injuries. You Might Feel Fine, But… In a car […]

Justin Simpson | March 26, 2020 | Tags: ,

As of this writing, the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States exceeds 54,453, and at least 737 people have died from the related illness, known as COVID-19. (The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or CDC, is a federal agency that reported the tallies referenced above. [1] But the New York Times […]

BensonBingham | March 25, 2020 |

Your back is the foundation structure of your musculoskeletal system, and a focal point of just about all motility your body can experience. Your flexibility and range of motion depend on the strength of your back, the condition of your tendons and ligaments, and on the bony structures of your spinal column that protect your […]

BensonBingham | March 23, 2020 |

Every year, more than 1.25 million people die in accidents on roads around the world: an average of more than 3,200 people per day. A significant portion of those fatalities occur right here in the United States. You may wonder what you need to do to protect your rights when you lose someone you love […]

BensonBingham | March 20, 2020 |

Common Causes That Lead to Injuries Motor vehicle accidents can result from a wide range of driving behaviors and conditions. However, the outcomes are usually the same – serious damage, serious injuries, and serious consequences. Not all car accidents can be prevented, but many can. In this blog post, we discuss some of the most […]

Justin Simpson | March 19, 2020 | Tags:

For a couple of weeks, it seemed that the novel coronavirus that causes the COVID-19 illness might remain a problem outside the United States. That period, and that optimism, seem quaint now that the U.S. has more than 7,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and is sure to discover thousands more in the coming days as […]

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Car accidents can change your life in the blink of an eye, and you may feel their financial impact, especially, for years to come. That is why financial compensation for your injuries is so important. Unfortunately, that compensation is not always guaranteed. The amount of money you get from a car accident can depend on […]

BensonBingham | March 17, 2020 |

In days gone by, workers who sustained injuries or got sick on the job had little to protect them from financial ruin. Fortunately, times have changed. Today, Nevada workers who suffer a work-related injury or illness have a right to receive workers’ compensation benefits to help them pay for medical and disability-related costs. In this […]

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