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Why it’s Important to Report Accidents at Work

According to Health and Safety Executive Statistics from 2013, 1.1 million workers suffered from an illness they believed was caused or made worse by their workplace. Getting hurt or sick on the job can cause a wide range physical and emotional stress. While some employees have no issues reporting accidents that happen at work, some […]

How to Manage Your Finances After a Divorce

The reality of managing finances after a divorce is a scary prospect for many men and women. Perhaps budgeting was delegated to your partner, and now you have no clue how to proceed on your own. While you may want to take a long vacation after a divorce, can you really afford it? Make sure […]

How DUI’s Can and Will Affect Your Current Job & Career

Being charged with a DUI is an offense that will stick with you for years to come. If you were lucky enough to avoid injury to yourself and others, you may still face jail time, probation, fines, and higher insurance rates in the future. Your ability to find a new job or keep your current […]

Are DUI Checkpoints Legal in the US? Here’s a Full Breakdown

DUI checkpoints, also known as sobriety checkpoints are roadblocks that police officials set up on roads for the purpose of catching people who are driving under the influence of alcohol. Some skeptics think they are also used to generate money for police departments and the State, since they often result in drivers receiving minor fines. […]

Is Uber Actually Reducing DUI’s in LA?

Uber is one of the most popular apps when it comes to ride-sharing. The service provides a mode of transportation to individuals in need of a ride at any hour. Recently, there have been differing opinions on how much the app actually reduces accidents and charges related to drunk driving. Is Uber Reducing DUI’s in […]

What Does a Divorce Lawyer Actually Do? A Layman’s Guide

Going through a divorce is a stressful process and your lawyer will play an important role. You may want to consult with several attorneys order to find one that you feel most comfortable with. Each will have their own unique style so it’s important to be on the same page when it comes to your […]

Steps to Take After a Motorcycle Accident

Riding a motorcycle may give you a thrill each and every time you get on your bike, but whether you ride as a primary means of transportation or just for fun on the weekends, driving one in California can be dangerous. Common accidents include those involving blind spots, rear end collisions, driving between lanes or […]

What Happens if You Get a DUI While Under 21 Years Old?

Driving under the influence (DUI) can result in severe penalties for drivers in California. And these consequences are even more serious for drivers under the age of 21 since they are not legally of age to consume alcohol. All drivers should think twice about operating a vehicle after consuming alcohol but if a driver under […]

Things That Will Happen After Your First DUI, and How to Prepare

Driving under the influence of alcohol, drugs, and prescription or over-the-counter drugs is never a good idea. Not only do drivers put their own lives at risk, but also those of fellow drivers and pedestrians. A DUI arrest doesn’t always have to involve a car or truck. You can be charged while driving vehicles like […]

DUI VS. DWI; What’s the Difference?

DUI means driving under the influence while DWI stands for driving while intoxicated (or driving while impaired in some parts of the U.S.) The terms can have different meanings or refer to the same offense, depending on the state. In either situation it means that a driver is being charged with a serious offense that […]