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Driver safety and ADHD

Inattention is the single leading cause of accidents among all drivers. Many people assume that inattention is caused by texting or chatting with a passenger, or some other voluntary activity. In fact, many of the most at-risk drivers are those with cognitive conditions that impair their ability to focus on the road. For young people who have …

Man claims he suffered a spinal injury while working on barge

Accidents which cause spinal injuries can have a major impact on the lives of their victims. Thus, employers should make sure to maintain safe work environments in which their employees aren’t exposed to dangerous hazards that could cause these accidents. Recently, in Louisiana, a man has claimed that he suffered a spinal injury because his employer failed …

BIRTH CONTROL RECALL MAKES WOMEN NERVOUS

Women on birth control are well aware that skipping a dose, taking pills at wildly varied times of day or otherwise inconsistently ingesting their medication can lead to an unplanned pregnancy. They trust that if they take their pills every day at the same time, that they will almost certainly avoid becoming pregnant. However, taking …

Police crackdown leads to 15 drunk driving arrests

In a previous post we discussed a study on the relationship between the blood alcohol level of a driver and the severity of a car accident. The study found that even a 0.01 blood-alcohol level led to accident injuries that were on average 37 percent more severe than those experienced by individuals involved in accidents with …

Jury Selection

When the makeup of your jury is critical, our consultants will learn about your case, suggest areas of questioning during voir dire, and be present in court for jury selection on an hourly basis.  Our consulting team has experience picking juries on a wide range of trials, relying heavily on the insights of research and …

Day-in-the-life videos

New strategy for pretrial consultants are as follows: Settlement documentaries are designed to present your case to a mediator, insurance adjustor or opposing counsel. They are not evidence and are for settlement purposes only.  The newsmagazine style story outlines the case in a 10-15 minute documentary.  Our stories have a proven ability to produce maximum …