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GLP Files Suit Against Avis Over Tragic Death

GLP has filed a lawsuit over the tragic and preventable death of a hardworking husband and father of three as a result of AVIS Rent-a-Car’s willful disregard for the safety of people. AVIS failed to red tag and take out of service an inherently dangerous manlift, leading to Christopher Kitzhaber’sContinued »


Home and Renters Insurance For Natural Disasters

The recent loss of whole neighborhoods to wildfires in Northern California should be a wake-up call to all of us that are proud to call the Pacific Northwest home.  Do you know if your homeownersor renters insurance would cover you in the event of a natural disaster?  We live inContinued »


A Bremerton Nursing Home Fined Over $500,000!

A Bremerton nursing home has recently been fined over $500,000 after one of their residents died. Last October, a man staying in the home wandered outside in the middle of the night and was found lying in the parking lot just before 2:30 a.m. by an employee. The State DepartmentContinued »


Lawsuit Following Greenwood Explosion Injuring 9 Firefighters

Last March, multiple Seattle firefighters were injured after a natural-gas lead that led to a massive explosion.  Jeff Markoff, one of the nine injured firefighters, filed his lawsuit last Friday and reported that he was “about 90 feet from the epicenter of the alleyway explosion that leveled two buildings andContinued »


Did you damage your car from a pothole? Or maybe in a construction zone? Here’s what to do

Last Friday, the Washington State Department of Transportation released an article explaining that road improvements will be made on I-5 and SR 528.  Anyone who has driven on either highway knows, this is welcome news and long overdue.     Have you ever experienced driving down the highway and damaged yourContinued »


What to do after a car crash and if you need to file an accident report with DOT

If you’re one of thousands of people and are not sure exactly what to do after a car accident, we got your back. Here is what to do after a car accident.


Can a chiropractor help with my back pain?

Many people experience some form of back pain at some point.  According to the New England Journal of Medicine, roughly two out of three people eventually experience significant lower back pain.  Many physicians today are beginning to consider referring patients for spinal manipulation over other treatments and remedies.  What isContinued »


What to do after a truck accident?

Did you recently get into a collision with a truck?  If so, it’s important to understand what to do and what not to do in the upcoming events.  The lawyers for the trucking company begin working immediately, and often are very aggressive in their defense.  There are many issues involvingContinued »


Nearly 30 Passengers Die After Boat Accidents in Senegal and Gambia

We will be doing some travelling today for the daily post.  Almost 30 people have died in Senegal and Gambia after two boat accidents.  For reference, the image to the left displays the locations of Senegal and Gambia, two western Africa countries positioned along the coastline. Twenty-one passengers died onContinued »


Lawsuit Granted to Proceed Over UCSB Student Death

A lawsuit filed after the death of a University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) student was ruled to proceed last week by Judge Thomas Anderle. On May 4, 2015, Sierra Markee-Winkler “fell to her death from the cliffs of Sea Lookout Park in Isla Vista,” one year later, a lawsuitContinued »