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Bike Stem Break Causes Injury

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Our Herndon Reston area injury law firm was recently contacted by Maryland attorneys regarding a client who was seriously injured when an aftermarket bike stem snapped.  The stem likely snapped due to negligent installation, a manufacturing or design defect, or some combination of these factors.  The attorneys for the injured bicycle rider were looking for

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When Weather is a Factor

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In many slip and fall cases, car and motorcycle crashes and boating accidents, weather is a factor.  At ABRAMS LANDAU, Ltd., we often need to determine the weather conditions at, and just prior to, the time of the accident.  For example, in slip and fall cases, if it is still snowing, raining or hailing, it

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Falling, the second leading cause of death for those aged 45-75

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The Virginia Tech Locomotion Research Laboratory is investigating the relationship between aging and falling, the second leading cause of death for those aged 45-75. .“If our research can save even one life, it will all be worthwhile,” said Thurmon Lockhart, an associate professor in the Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering in Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering,

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