What You Need to Know About Probate in Ohio

What You Need to Know About Probate in Ohio

Understanding the workings of the Ohio probate system is beneficial for both those who are entering into the estate planning process and for those individuals who may be currently entering the probate process after the death of a loved one. The following is a brief...
6 Spring Driving Safety Tips

6 Spring Driving Safety Tips

The season of spring may let you think that you can let your guard down, but that isn’t usually the case. Instead, you should be more wary come springtime because of the many driving hazards of the season — rain, animals, pedestrians who, like you, are now outside to...
Knowing Your Rights in a Construction Accident or Fall

Knowing Your Rights in a Construction Accident or Fall

Construction zones are one of the most dangerous workplaces in the United States. You often hear of mishaps, accidents, and even deaths in these places. Falls are one of the most common causes of injury and death among construction workers. Your safety is the...
4 Ways Landlords Can Prevent an Apartment Fire

4 Ways Landlords Can Prevent an Apartment Fire

Compliance with local fire safety codes is enforced by the local fire department. Both residential and commercial properties are expected to adhere to these imposed regulations. However, lots of tenants do not realize how much of these safety precautions are the...
How to Appeal Denied Workers’ Compensation Claims in Ohio

How to Appeal Denied Workers’ Compensation Claims in Ohio

It isn’t bad enough that you were injured at work. On top of the stress of being injured, you find out your claim has been denied. Although it may seem like the end of the road, many people have their initial workers’ compensation claims denied. The paperwork for...
Watch for these Common Nursing Home Violations

Watch for these Common Nursing Home Violations

Throughout the country, there are almost 15,000 nursing homes that accept payments and benefits from Medicaid and Medicare. Out of those homes, almost 10,000 are for-profit facilities, 4,000 are non-profit, and 1,000 are owned by the government. These facilities will...
Beware: Higher Risk of Slip and Fall Accidents in Winter

Beware: Higher Risk of Slip and Fall Accidents in Winter

Many of us are aware of the hazards of driving in winter, and we take special precautions when navigating icy roads or inclement weather. Unfortunately, the dangers are not necessarily over when the car is parked. Accidental slips and falls cause thousands of injuries...
Increased Traffic Fatalities Could Be Related to Daylight Savings

Increased Traffic Fatalities Could Be Related to Daylight Savings

We deal with many issues when we turn the clocks back in the fall, and increased nighttime driving is one factor that is causing problems. The Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West reports that traffic fatalities in Lucas County have increased by 58% over this...
Halloween Safety Tips for Drivers and Trick-or-Treaters

Halloween Safety Tips for Drivers and Trick-or-Treaters

Halloween is a night for parties, costumes, pumpkins, and trick-or-treating with friends and family. Unfortunately, Halloween can also be one of the most dangerous nights of the year for children. There are three times as many child pedestrian fatalities on Halloween,...