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Football Injury Research Annual Report

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Wednesday, August 3, 2011. Every since 1931, The National Center for Catastrophic Sport Injury Research has done an annual report on the direct and indirect football injuries for the year. In the early 20th century, college football became an […]

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Stop, Drop & Read this Post!

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Thursday, July 28, 2011. Two homes were destroyed recently by a blazing fire in Alamo, California. Although nobody was injured, property damage totaled over $500,000. It took firefighters over an hour to contain the fire. The fire began when […]

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UCSF Installing Seatbelts On Shuttles Following Fatal Crash

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Tuesday, July 26, 2011. The recent death of UCSF psychiatrist, Dr. Kevin Allen Mack, has prompted the school to start installing seatbelts on its shuttle buses. Mack died instantly when the UCSF shuttle bus he was riding ran a […]

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You Snooze, You Cruise, You Lose

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Thursday, July 21, 2011. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported that 1,500 deaths and 100,000 accidents each year are caused by tired drivers. People have equated sleepy drivers to be just as dangerous as drunk drivers because “[t]hey […]

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Re-living the Infamous Hot Coffee Case – Arguably Not a Frivolous Case

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Thursday, July 14, 2011. A lot of people remember the “Hot Coffee” case where McDonald’s got sued from an elderly lady spilling hot coffee on her legs. A recent documentary that aired on HBO last month, has brought this […]

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Stanley Cup is over, but injuries may remain

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Thursday, July 7, 2011. The Stanley Cup has come to an end, but what is left of this NHL season besides heartbroken fans of teams other than the Boston Burins? Unfortunately what is left, are the lingering effects of […]

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Know Your Rental Rights!

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Thursday, June 30, 2011. Throughout the summer, many friends and families rent vacation homes to celebrate the season. While these events are often fun and gratifying, it is important to know your legal rights should an injury occur. The […]

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Gabrielle Giffords and Traumatic Brain Injury

  On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Monday, June 27, 2011. A recently released photo of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has sparked speculation as to her recovery and the challenges she will face in recovery. A gunshot to the head on January 8 has caused a […]

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You Booze, You Cruise, You Loose

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Friday, June 24, 2011. In 2008, 13,846 people died in alcohol related accidents. This number equaled about 37% of deaths in the United States that year. In 2008, 1,198 alcohol-related deaths occurred, equaling 35% of the state’s total fatalities. […]

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Grill Safety this Summer

On behalf of Shea & Shea – A Professional Law Corporation posted in Personal Injury on Monday, June 20, 2011. It’s summer and millions of backyard chefs are ready to fire up their grills and start cooking for family reunions, barbeques, pool parties and get-togethers. Before you start cooking, make sure you understand the potential […]

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