What Small Business Owners Need to Know About Premises Liability

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Business owners have a lot on their plate. From protecting their IT infrastructure to ensuring that their business is well-stocked to meet customer demand, the failure to perform can spell disaster. However, these losses pale in comparison to the monetary and reputation loss that comes with a premises liability lawsuit. Making sure that your business […]

Inadequate Security in the Workplace

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When you enter your workplace, various thoughts run through your head, ranging from your upcoming shift to what you might do when you’re done for the day. Not many people think about what happens if criminals target the business for which they work. In the United States, businesses are required to provide adequate security for […]

Ten Most Attractive Nuisances

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Children are unable to see the potential dangers of going near certain equipment and areas. Swimming pools, railroads, and farm equipment pique a child’s curiosity and draw them in like a moth to the flame. Attractive Nuisance laws were passed in order to place the responsibility on homeowners and business owners alike to build protective […]

How to Determine Legal Responsibility in a Major Train Wreck

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With the recent fatal train wreck in South Carolina coming nearly on the heels of the fatal Amtrak accident in Washington State, more questions are being asked about the safety of rail travel in the US. Outdated tracks and signaling systems, aging train cars, and a lack of training for employees are all being cited […]