Catastrophic Injury ARCHIVES

Corporations Cutting Benefits as they Ditch the Worker’s Comp System

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Catastrophic Injury on Tuesday, November 10, 2015. Workers’ compensation was founded on the idea that employers owe a duty to injured employees and their families. But now, a lawyer in Texas is helping corporations opt out of the workers’ compensation system and write their own rules on […]

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9 BIG RIGS INVOLVED IN HIGHWAY CRASH

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in worker’s compensation on Tuesday, October 23, 2012. Near Santa Clarita, California, nine big rigs were involved in a recent accident on the truck route near the Newhall Pass. According to the local ABC station, the crash happened on the southbound 5 Freeway […]

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ARE CALIFORNIA WORKER’S GETTING THE COMPENSATION THEY NEED?

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Monday, October 15, 2012. California recently changed Worker’s Compensation laws, but this could have a negative impact on those who are injured on the job and are unable to work due to -permanent workplace injuries. According to PR Web, […]

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High Chair Safety

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Wednesday, September 12, 2012. For anyone with a baby, a high chair is a necessity when it comes to dinnertime. Unknown to many families, however, is the fact that high chairs can pose substantial safety risks to children. In […]

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What type of auto insurance should I have? The importance of UM/UIM coverage.

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Brain Injury on Thursday, August 9, 2012. Many people believe they are fully covered if they have good liability coverage on their automobile. However, this type of coverage protects YOU financially if you are responsible for causing an automobile accident. What many […]

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Peg Perego recalling hundreds of thousands of strollers

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Tuesday, July 31, 2012. Peg Perego is recalling hundreds of thousands of strollers because children can become trapped and strangle between the trays on them. The company stated that entrapment and strangulation can take place when the child is […]

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Johnson & Johnson Reserve $600 Million of Second Quarter Earnings for Settlement

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Thursday, June 14, 2012. The pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson has set aside $600 million in anticipation of a possible settlement. The plaintiffs have alleged that Johnson & Johnson gave kickbacks to nursing homes that would purchase the Johnson & Johnson anti-psychotic medications, […]

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DRIVER IN DEADLY CRASH MAY HAVE SEEN PEDESTRIAN TOO LATE

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Wednesday, May 30, 2012. The driver who struck and killed a 63-year-old man as he crossed an East San Jose street Saturday night may not have seen the victim until it was too late to avoid the crash, police […]

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Elderly Man Gets Settlement After Tripping on Sidewalk

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Brain Injury on Friday, May 25, 2012. A 70-year-old man was paid $450,000 by the City of Gilroy in a hushed $700,000 settlement after tripping on an uplifted sidewalk on Martin St. back in 2010; the culprit behind the accident being a […]

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San Jose to adopt ‘social host’ law

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Legal news on Tuesday, May 15, 2012. San Jose is set to adopt a law holding parents liable for parties with underage drinking in their homes. The City Council is expected to approve the “social host” ordinance at their next Tuesday meeting. […]

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