Monthly Archives: November 2015

Talk Text Crash — Will the TxDOT Campaign Work?

The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) wants to reduce the number of distracted driving collisions by stepping up its do not text and drive campaign. Dubbed “Talk, Text, Crash,” the newest campaign in a series of attempts to stop distracted

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The Cost of Michigan Estate Planning

One of the most common questions asked during our free LifeCare Planning Workshops is “How much will it cost for an estate plan?” or “What are your Fees for an Estate Plan?” The answer is always the same, “it depends.”  It

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RESOLVING VICTIMS OF CRIME COMPENSATION, STATE WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLAIMS, AND FEDERAL EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION ACT LIENS IN PERSONAL INJURY CASES

by Thomas D. Begley, Jr., CELA   Victims of Crime Compensation In New Jersey, certain victims of crime are entitled to compensation under the Criminal Injuries Compensation Act of 1971.[1] The Act covers individuals injured or killed by any act

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Illinois construction companies face heavy fines for exposing workers to asbestos

Two Illinois companies face heavy fines for exposing workers to deadly asbestos fibers. Joseph Kehrer and two companies affiliated with him, D7 Roofing and Kehrer Brothers, violated numerous health and safety standards, according to an investigation by the Occupational Safety

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Blogging the lines — another way to market insurance

What if you sell a variety of lines? Say, commercial and group benefit lines? And you also sell personal lines, such as final expense or term insurance and you want to harness the power of social media to get the

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American Airlines apologizes for stopping veteran with service dog from boarding flight

American Airlines came under fire after refusing to allow a veteran to board a plane with his service dog on Sept. 20. Captain Jason Haag, a former Marine, was trying to take a flight to Virginia with his service dog

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American Airlines apologizes for stopping veteran with service dog from boarding flight

American Airlines came under fire after refusing to allow a veteran to board a plane with his service dog on Sept. 20. Captain Jason Haag, a former Marine, was trying to take a flight to Virginia with his service dog

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Chicago hospital sued for medical malpractice after allegedly botched blood transfusion

A medical malpractice lawsuit has been filed against a Chicago hospital, claiming that a woman died after a transfusion with the incorrect blood type. The lawsuit was filed by Olessor Anthony against the hospital and medical personnel over the death

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Can I use Twitter to promote my insurance agency?

You can indeed, but realize that the format is a bit restrictive and therefore not overly conducive to carrying on a full conversation. However, that does not mean you cannot follow up with someone on Twitter by visiting their LinkedIn

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What To Look For In A Child Custody Attorney

The most important things in your life are probably your children.  So when you need legal representation concerning custody issues, here are some things to consider in determining the right child custody attorney for you. Experience of the Right Kind

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