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CDC Urges Consumers to Stop Vaping

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Friday September 13, 2019

Over 450 cases of severe lung illnesses are currently being investigated by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) following a growing number of deaths related to the use of e-cigarettes. The CDC urges e-cigarette users to refrain from using the devices as it investigates these cases. “It is time to stop vaping,” Kansas State Health

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Four Arrested for the Deaths of 12 in Florida Nursing Home

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Saturday August 31, 2019

On Monday, four individuals turned themselves into authorities to face manslaughter charges stemming from the deaths of 12 patients in a Florida nursing home. The deaths occurred following Hurricane Irma’s landfall when the workers’ facility lost power and air conditioning. Authorities stated that they expect additional arrests to follow. Those charged include Jorge Carballo, the

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Workman’s vs. Worker’s Comp: Is There a Difference?

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Tuesday July 16, 2019

You may have heard someone refer to something called “workman’s comp” before and wondered if it is related to worker’s compensation benefits. Essentially, there is no difference between “workman’s” and “workers” compensation as they are different names for the same system. The former is a colloquial, and somewhat dated, term and the latter the technical

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What if My Accident Injuries Don’t Show Up Until Later?

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Tuesday January 29, 2019

The injuries that stem from a car crash are not always immediately apparent. Sometimes, it can take days, weeks, or even months before the injuries someone suffered may be made apparent. And even though these injuries may not be readily apparent in the immediate aftermath of a motor vehicle accident, this does not mean that

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J&J Lost $4.7 Billion Appeal for Asbestos Hidden in Baby Powder

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Tuesday January 8, 2019

Despite its best efforts, Johnson and Johnson (J&J) have failed to get out of having to pay $4.69 billion to women who suffered ovarian cancer as a result of their use of the company’s talc products, including baby powder, that contained asbestos. According to reporting from The New York Times and Reuters, documents revealed during

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Johnson & Johnson Hid Asbestos in Baby Powder from Regulators

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Thursday December 20, 2018

Any exposure to asbestos is potentially dangerous. Authorities around the world, including the World Health Organization, have established that there is no level of asbestos exposure that is safe for humans. For some, even the smallest amount of exposure can potentially trigger dangerous diseases, such as mesothelioma, later in life. This imminent danger did not

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