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Family Settles Lawsuit in Death of Boy at Airport

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In March 2013, a 10 year old boy was killed at an airport in Birmingham Alabama when a multi-user flight information display fell on top of him and several family members.  The sign weighed several hundred pounds and was unstable, according to a lawsuit filed by the family against the contractors working on a new

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Time is of the Essence in Airport Injury Cases

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Airport injury cases are no different from any other premises liability cases.  If you are injured at an airport, there are certain steps you should take immediately: Inform the airport management of your injury.  If an incident report is filed, take a copy with you. Ask airport management to secure video tape images of the

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When the Cure is Worse than the Injury

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In airline-related on-the-job accidents, sometimes the cure can be worse than the injury itself. In cases of spinal injury, chiropractic manipulation can sometimes worsen the injury.  In an extreme example, a patient can suffer a stroke while receiving treatment via cervical manipulation.  Although stroke is a known risk of cervical manipulation, statistically the chances of

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The “Golden Rule” is Not Applicable in Court

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The “golden rule” — treat others as you yourself want to be treated — is not allowed in a damages trial in court. The golden rule argument would have jurors considering, for example, how much the loss of the use of an arm would mean to them. Virtually all courts have considered such arguments to

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