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Motorcycle Accident Injury Guide

You’re probably on this page because you or a loved one was seriously hurt while operating a motorcycle. First and foremost, we’re sorry you’ve been the victim of a serious accident and may require the services of a motorcycle accident injury attorney in Virginia. Getting hurt by a reckless driver or a hit and run…

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In-Depth Legal Report On The Risks Associated With Distracted Driving

This in-depth report details the factors leading to distracted driving, one of the most common elements of motor vehicle accidents in the United States. The guide provides answers to the following questions: What are the most common distractions causing car and truck accidents? What are the laws in Virginia and North Carolina about texting and driving? What about emailing and driving?  Is…

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The Traumatic Brain Injury Guide

If you or a loved one suffered a TBI in an accident caused by the carelessness of another person or company, please take a moment to read this free, in-depth guide. It provides important information about brain injury law in Virginia and why it is so important to consult with a brain injury attorney in…

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The Boating Accident Injury Guide

Boating accident victims in Virginia may be overwhelmed with the amount of paperwork associated with these types of wrecks and probably have a number of questions related to who will cover their medical bills and other expenses. This is especially true for people who were seriously hurt in the accident. That is why the Virginia…

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Airplane Accident Safety Guide: How To Avoid Or Survive Airplane Crash

If you or a loved one survives a small airplane accident, you could be facing months, or even years of rehabilitation. Another scenario is you could be forced to adjust to permanent, life-altering injuries like paralysis, a lost limb, or a traumatic brain injury. This in-depth legal guide explains what you should do after the crash to ensure you are compensated…

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Talk To Experienced Personal Injury Lawyers

Our law firm is here to help. Getting seriously injured due to the fault of another can be a traumatic experience. You should focus on recovery, not having to deal with the hassles and roadblocks of insurance claims adjusters.  We take that burden off of you, and maximize your recovery. Call, fill in the quick…

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Best Guide to Car Accident Injuries in Virginia

Before you talk to the insurance adjuster or call another lawyer, take a moment to read this in-depth guide. In this guide, our lawyers explain what you need to know in order to avoid the mistakes many car accident injury victims frequently make when dealing with insurance adjusters. For example, you are not required to give a recorded…

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Child/Teen Health & Safety Checklist by Richard N. Shapiro, Attorney

We all want to keep our children and teenagers safe. Some of the attorneys at our firm have young kids. The author of this report, Rick Shapiro, has two children. That’s why Rick wrote this report. It features important tips for parents so they can help guide their children as they make the transition from adolescence to adulthood. The reports focuses…

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Dangerous Drug Report: What To Do If Hurt by a Prescription Drug

Yaz, Yasmin, and Ocella birth controll pills have generated billions of dollars in profit for Bayer. They’ve also generated a myriad of terrible side effects for young women across the country. Some of the side effects include a high risk for gallstones, stroke, blood clots, symptoms of depression, a breast lump, sudden numbness, confusion, problems…

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If You’ve Taken Yaz, Yasmin, or Ocella, You Should Read this Report

Yaz, Yasmin, and Ocella birth controll pills have generated billions of dollars in profit for Bayer. They’ve also generated a myriad of terrible side effects for young women across the country. Some of the side effects include a high risk for gallstones, stroke, blood clots, symptoms of depression, a breast lump, sudden numbness, confusion, problems…

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DePuy Hip Implant Recall Medical and Legal Options

DePuy recalled all of its ASR XL Acetabular System metal-on-metal hip implants. DePuy has also pledged to reimburse patients who received the defective medical device for a removal and replacement surgery known as a hip revision, as well as other medical treatments. But what does this mean for you? How many other people are affected,…

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DePuy Hip Implant Recall – Your Legal Options

DePuy recalled its ASR XL Acetabular System metal-on-metal hip implants. DePuy has also pledged to reimburse patients who received the defective medical device for a removal and replacement surgery known as a hip revision, as well as other medical treatments. But what does this mean for you? How many other people are affected, and what…

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Dos & Don’ts When Injured on the Job at a Railroad

If you were injured while working for a railroad, this is a must-have report. It outlines the dos and don’ts after you suffered the injury. The guide also details what the Federal Employers Liability Act (aka FELA). Many railroad workers have described this book as “the bible on the FELA.” Why is it important to understand…

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Injured by an Electric Shock? We Can Help…

An electric shock can cause permanent, devastating injuries. You need to recover, and don’t need hassles and roadblocks from insurance adjusters and defense attorneys. Since 1985, our electric shock injury law firm has ONLY handled personal injury cases including serious electric shock injury cases.  Put over 80 years combined legal experience to work for you today….

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Elmiron Injury Lawyers

Taking Elmiron, a medication prescribed to people suffering from IC and bladder issues, has been linked to serious eye damage and vision loss. Specifically, taking Elmiron has been associated with the development of maculopathy (also known as macular retinopathy).  Taking Elmiron has also been linked to the following vision issues: Pigmentary maculopathy Pigmentary maculitis Pigmentary macular degeneration…

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Helpful Child and Teen Safety Tips & Checklist By R. Shapiro, Attorney

We all want to keep our children and teenagers safe. Our North Carolina licensed injury lawyers have kids and teenagers. I have two teenagers at home who  I hope to send to college, so child/teen safety is an issue that is near and dear to my heart. That’s what this injury prevention/safety checklist is all about – important tips…

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Learn How Medical Evidence Can Make a Major Difference in Your Case

If you or a family member suffered a serious injury from a car accident, truck, wreck, or other accident and need the services of a personal injury lawyer, you want an experienced lawyer who fully appreciates the power of properly presented medical evidence. This is more of an art than a science and is developed through handling…

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Medical Evidence Can Make a Difference – Learn Why

If you or a family member suffered a serious injury and need the services of a personal injury lawyer, you want an experienced, injury attorney who fully appreciates the power of properly presented medical evidence. This is more of an art than a science and is developed through handling major, serious cases at trials. The goal is…

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North Carolina Motorcycle Accident Injury Guide

You’re probably on this page because you or a loved one was seriously hurt while operating a motorcycle in North Carolina. First and foremost, we’re sorry you’ve been the victim of a serious accident and may require the services of a motorcycle accident injury lawyer in North Carolina. Getting hurt by a reckless driver or…

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Personal Injury Lawyers for Residents & Visitors of the Outer Banks (OBX)

Welcome Outer Banks Voice Readers If you live on the Outer Banks (OBX) or were visiting OBX and got seriously injured in an accident, the law firm of Shapiro, Appleton & Washburn is here to help.  Call (252) 203-0066 to schedule a free, confidential consultation Getting seriously injured in a car accident, boating accident, ATV crash, or other incident…

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Personal Injury Lawyers Ready to Help OBX Residents and Visitors

Welcome Outer Banks Today Readers If you live on the Outer Banks (OBX) or were visiting OBX and suffered a serious injury in a preventable accident caused by someone else, our law firm is ready and able to help. Call (252) 263-3438 to schedule a free, confidential consultation Getting seriously injured in a car accident,…

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Picking Up the Pieces: The North Carolina Wrongful Death Guide

If you are on this page, it is likely that you lost a loved one and are seeking information about the wrongful death claim process. First and foremost, we are very sorry for your loss. Losing someone close to you, especially in an unexpected manner, is heartbreaking. That is why we published this guide. We…

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Surgical Errors Report: Surgical Mistakes Can Lead to Wrongful Death

If you or someone you know is planning to have surgery in the future, then you should strongly consider reading this in-depth report on the 5 most common surgical errors that may constitute medical malpractice. You might be totally shocked to see which common surgeries show up time after time in court due to medical and…

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Don’t Become a Victim – Learn the Top 5 Surgical Errors

If you or a loved one is planning to have surgery in the future, then you should strongly consider reading this in-depth report on the five most common surgical errors that may constitute medical negligence. You might be totally shocked to see which common surgeries show up time after time in court due to medical and…

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Shapiro, Appleton & WashburnSpecial Talc Powder Cancer Free Report

HEALTH & SAFETY ALERT If you or a family member used talc containing baby powder for a decade or more, and were diagnosed with ovarian cancer within 5 years of the use of the baby powder, please contact us for a free, confidential consultation at 1-855-329-2123. Talcum Powder Use Linked To Ovarian Cancer In Women Many…

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Talc Powder PPC

You are probably on this page because you or a loved one recently received an ovarian cancer diagnosis and you used Johnson & Johnson talcum powder products. Medical studies have linked long-term use of talc powder products like J&J baby powder and shower-to-shower powder with an increased risk in developing ovarian cancer and other deadly…

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Top Ten Tips From Experienced Medical Malpractice Lawyers

Read This Report Before You Hire a Medical Malpractice Lawyer or Speak to the Insurance Company This guide explains medical malpractice laws in easy to understand language. You will probably eliminate hours of stress, confusion, and uncertainty simply by reading this book. The guide explains: What exactly medical malpractice is How to find a medical malpractice attorney…

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Traumatic Brain Injury Guide

It is quite common for traumatic brain injury (TBI) victims to have their lives fundamentally altered because of the injury. It can rob a person of a variety of basic skills and functions that most of us take for granted. For example, serious brain trauma can result in extensive memory loss, loss of speech, loss…

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Understanding Mesothelioma and The Impact of Asbestos Exposure on Railroad Employees

Mesothelioma is an incurable form of cancer that develops after exposure to asbestos dust. These microscopic asbestos fibers are practically invisible, but extremely hazardous. You don’t even have to be exposed for very long. Infrequent, intermittent exposure can still result in a mesothelioma diagnosis. Unfortunately, many railroad workers who devoted their lives to big railroads…

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What Railroad Claim Agents Won’t Tell You (But You Must Know)

Reality Check – Find Out What the Railroad Companies Do Not Want Injured Rail Workers To Know! A prominent railroad corporation issued a manual that was mailed, or passed out, to railroad workers who suffered on-the-job injuries or contracted diseases like mesothelioma.  The lawyers and investigators at our North Carolina railroad worker injury law firm reviewed this…

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What You Must Know About Claims on Behalf of An Injured Minor Child

No parent likes to think about this dreadful scenario, but it is something you need to be ready for – your child or teenager suffering a serious injury. Thousands of you children and teenagers are hurt everyday in the United States, and in many instances, the injury was caused by the carelessness of another person or negligence…

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Child Injury Guide: What To Do If Child Gets Hurt in an Accident

No parent likes to think about it, but it is something you need to be ready for – your child or teenager suffering a serious injury. Thousands of minors are hurt everyday in the United States, and in many instances, the injury was caused by the carelessness of another person or negligence of a company….

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What You Need to Do If Injured in An Airplane Crash

If you or a loved one survives a small airplane crash, you could be facing months, or even years of rehabilitation. Another scenario is you could be forced to adjust to debilitating, life-altering injuries like paralysis, a lost limb, or a traumatic brain injury. This in-depth legal guide explains what you should do after the accident…

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How to Deal with an Uninsured / Underinsured Motorist

A car accident is always frustrating, but having to deal with an at-fault driver who doesn’t have car insurance or little insurance can make things even worse. Your mind may be inundated with questions such as… Will my repair bills and any medical bills be covered?  Will my insurance rates go up if the other driver doesn’t…

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Personal Injury Lawyers Ready to Help Visitors from Yelp

Since 1985, Shapiro, Appleton & Washburn law firm has been helping injured clients get maximum compensation for their injuries, securing millions in settlements and verdicts. Unlike some law firms, we focus on personal attention to help you get through the traumatic experience of mounting medical bills, lost wages and dealing with stingy insurance adjusters. One…

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