Rumors of Tiger Woods Divorce Settlement Swirling

The British tabloid newspaper the Sun is reporting that the divorce of Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren includes the largest financial settlement ever seen in a celebrity divorce: Between $750 and $833 million. Lawyers are saying that this is the largest payout since Michael Jordan settled his divorce with ex-wife Juanita for $100 million in …

Pregnant Women and Chemical Bisphenol

A study linking pregnant women exposed to high levels of the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) to childhood wheezing was recently presented at the yearly meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies. According to the study’s findings, children whose mothers who were exposed to the highest levels of the chemical early in their pregnancy were twice as …

Disastrous Car Accident in New Orleans

Richard Rizk documents a disastrous car accident that occurred in New Orleans late last week attracted national attention for the devastation it caused. A total of 63 people were harmed in the accident, which caused a pileup of cars, vans and 18-wheelers. The accident happened on Interstate 10 when drivers entered a patch of dense fog …

To Suppliers And Subcontractors!

If you supply materials to a project or if you enter into a contract with the General Contractor or property owner on a project, you have Mechanic’s Lien Rights. FIRST STEP TO TAKE BEFORE SUPPLYING MATERIALS AND/OR LABOR TO A PROJECT: WHAT IS THE PROJECT? Obtain the street address and legal description of the property. …

Corporate Diversity Counseling Overview

Embracing corporate diversity is not simply altruism, but it is good business: that’s what smart, forward-looking companies are recognizing when they factor diversity into their long-term strategic plans, recruiting, and employee development. When making business decisions, successful companies understand that due regard for diversity is second nature to management and employees alike. The buying power …

Do TBIs make a person more likely to commit violent crimes?

As we have mentioned before on this blog, traumatic brain injuries can have many effects on their victims. A recent study indicates that these brain injuries could have a somewhat major impact on the behavior of their victims. Specifically, the study indicates that traumatic brain injuries might make a person more likely to commit violent acts. According …

Two Hurt In Truck Accident In California

Collisions between large trucks and other motor vehicles can result in individuals suffering impactful injuries. Thus, truck accidents can be a very harmful type of motor vehicle accident. Recently, a truck accident occurred in California in which two individuals were hurt. The accident occurred in Glenn County last Friday. Reportedly, that morning, a 57-year-old man from Willows …

New York Road Construction Worker Hit, Killed by Truck

Shortly before dawn a few days ago, tragedy struck a road construction zone on I-190 in Buffalo. A construction worker there was struck and killed by a propane truck. According to WKBW-TV, authorities said the construction company was in compliance with safety procedures. An investigation into why the truck hit the worker is underway. At …

Dog attacks a continuing problem

A dog attack is one of the most frightening experiences that someone can face. Many people are seriously injured or even killed in  dog attacks every year. Dog attacks are usually attributable to the negligence of a dog owner that fails to control his or her vicious dog. Owners of dangerous animals often fail to properly …