Leading Causes of Fatalities on Construction Sites
- posted: Nov. 20, 2015
- Construction Accidents
According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), 3,929 workers were killed on the job in the United States in 2013. Of that number, 796, or 20 percent, were Read More
Half of Young Driver Accident Fatalities Involve Marijuana or Alcohol
- posted: Oct. 20, 2015
- Auto Accidents
According to a study led by Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, 50 percent of young drivers who died in car accidents were under the influence of either alcohol Read More
Who Can Receive Wrongful Death Compensation in West Virginia?
- posted: Feb. 20, 2015
- Wrongful Death
When a loved one dies because of the inattention or negligence of another, the survivors may have a legitimate wrongful death claim. West Virginia law generally allows surviving family members to Read More
Statute of Limitations for West Virginia Personal Injury Claims
- posted: Jan. 20, 2015
- Personal Injury
If you have been injured due to the negligent or careless actions of another, it is within your right to file a lawsuit to pursue compensation. However, the time you Read More
What Are My Options If I Have Been Injured In A Coal Mining Accident?
West Virginia is one of the leading coal producing states in the United States. Recent statistics show that in the year 2011, the last year for which data is available, Read More
What Can I Do If I Contract An Illness While In The Hospital?
Going to a hospital is never a pleasant experience. We hope to receive the treatment we need from competent and caring healthcare professionals, heal from our injuries, and leave as Read More
Stuart Calwell Appointed Interim Class Counsel in Water Contamination Case
- posted: Jun. 19, 2014
- Product Contamination
Stuart Calwell, one of the founding members of Calwell Luce diTrapano PLLC, has been appointed interim class counsel in Charleston’s high-profile water contamination lawsuit. In March, multiple class action lawsuits pertaining Read More
What Can I Do If I Think Groundwater Is Making My Family Sick?
- posted: May 29, 2014
- Personal Injury
Everyone has the right to enjoy clean drinking water. Water should be free from disease and pollutants, and in most cases it is. Local government units strive to provide us Read More