Monthly Archives: May 2014

Does The Hardness of Wood Flooring Matter?

Does it matter how hard hardwood is? Most people consider the look, width and price of different woods when choosing flooring, but not many consider their firmness. “Some wood looks great in delicate areas, but won’t do well in a

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Pick a Medicare Lead Provider to Be a Partner

To build up an insurance business, you need to find reliable partners, not resellers, in lead generation. “Not many agents understand the difference between a partner and a reseller of quality leads, like Medicare supplement leads,” explained Clelland Green, RHU

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Landlord Sued Over Failure to Rectify Rental Property Electrical Issues

On March 24, 2012, nine people, including seven children, died in a horrible house fire in Charleston. Three wrongful death lawsuits have been filed since. The three lawsuits have been filed on behalf of Alexander Seals and his two young

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The Vulnerably Housed and Homeless Suffer Increased Risk of TBI

Typically, traumatic brain injury (TBI) coverage focuses on those involved in contact sports and on military veterans. However, TBI also seriously affects vulnerably housed individuals and the homeless. The Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation recently featured a study arguing that the

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In 12 Months, VA’s Disability Claims Backlog Falls 44 Percent

In recent years, deserving U.S. veterans have had to endure lengthy waits for their disability benefits. Each case needs to be examined at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and a massive backlog of applications made the process tortuously slow.

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Tiling: DIY or Go Pro?

If you want to tackle a renovation job like tiling your kitchen or bathroom, take the time to research the best types of tiling for the job and evaluate your own skill level for the task. Some tiles essentially require

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Alleged Drunk Driver Crashed Into Kalamazoo Home

A house in Kalamazoo sustained considerable damage after an alleged drunk driver crashed into it and then left the scene, resulting in a search for the suspect and his eventual arrest. The house is located on West Michigan Avenue near

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Families Call for Prosecution of Execs in GM Ignition Switch Deaths

General Motors (GM) has recalled millions of vehicles equipped with faulty ignition switches that may shut the engine off during driving, which in turn may prevent the airbags from inflating in the event of a collision. GM itself has linked

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Study Shows Teenage Brain Injuries Have Lasting Negative Effects

The specific long-lasting effects of traumatic brain injury (TBI) – whether due to accidents, high-impact sports or other causes – are difficult to pin down. From concussion-related lawsuits brought against the National Football League, specialists know that TBI is often

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The NSC’s Concerns About Consumer Electronics in Cars Plus Texting and Driving Still a Problem in Chicago – Podcast

National Safety Council is concerned about consumer electronics in cars and a report shows texting and driving is still a big problem in Chicago and statewide on this month’s Chicago Injury Alert.

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