Being a construction worker or around construction projects comes with great risks most noticeably being crushed and falling:
16-foot-high granite boulder rolls on top of Lyndeborough, NH teenager
killing him during landscape work
31-year-old worker killed instantly after being caught in asphalt
zipper while excavating roadway in Saratoga Springs, NY
Contractor settles penalties with OSHA for serious violations related
to erection of steel columns after 28-foot steel beam falls on worker crushing him
to death in Fargo, ND
http://www.jamestownsun.com/event/article/id/174517/... more »
Latest food recall stories nationwide and beyond:
FDA Food and Drug Recalls and Safety Alerts
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Corporate calculus and the patent troll push back
Women who tested positive for HIV file suit over forced sterilizations
In an effort to promote free speech, President Zuma withdraws lawsuit
against newspaper that published a cartoon of him raping Lady Justice
http://www.timeslive.co.za/thetimes/2012/10/29/why-zuma-canned-lawsuit... more »
Topics today include: Healthcare, Department of Corrections, Employment, and Religion
Court orders federal appeals court in Richmond, Virginia to consider whether or
not Obama’s health care law violates school’s religious freedoms http://www2.wsls.com/news/2012/nov/26/supreme-court-revives-liberty-challenge-health-car-ar-2383076/
Inmates at privately run prison allege gangs have taken
Steakhouse settles lawsuit involving allegations of
male-on-male sexual harassment by manager of 22 waiters over 8 year period
ACLU and Christian fundamentalists unite against school
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See what plaintiff attorneys are blogging about from Los Angeles to East Providence; Chicago to Tampa... more »
Lawsuit from Lord McAlpine who was wrongly accused of being a child
molester could involve the largest number of defendants in British Legal
history thanks to Twitter.
CMV examines 5 lawsuits including Estate of Marlon Brando
vs. Madonna and Stan Lee vs. Disney.
28 years on Sesame Street comes to an end as 52-year-old puppeteer and voice
of Elmo resigns in the face of underage sex allegations by two men.... more »
Man using flashing red and blue lights cited to imitate police because
he got “cut off” cited for misdemeanor of ‘Possession of Flashing, Oscillating
or Rotating Red/Blue Lights.”
Bus driver and passengers taken to hospital after man wearing a mask throws
strange white powder on driver.
Several people hospitalized for possible Carbon monoxide poisoning
after two ambulance sent to 16300 block of West Parkway, near McNichols and
Telegraph.... more »
23 sobriety checkpoints statewide planned for holidays as police plan to log 9,700 hours in drunk-driving crackdown.
Fines for construction zone motor vehicle violations reduced for
motorists who show up to court.
(VIDEO) Man who was threatened with death by cop during routine traffic
stop protests return to the force.
Emergency room nurse accused of trying to hire patient to kill woman in
dispute over home involved in will dispute and recent arson.... more »
Excise Police arrests on more than 100 campuses set to increase case
loads for college town criminal attorneys.
State Police to conduct sobriety check points and saturation patrols
targeting impaired drivers and unrestrained motorists.
Woman in serious condition after SUV plows into Egg Roll King near West
Washington Street and Lynhurst pinning her against counter.
Confused woman crashes minivan into Hardee’s at 144 W. 16th Street.... more »
Ban on affirmative action set to move to U.S. Supreme Court
Michigan Supreme Court moves to limit U.S. Supreme court on Juvenile Lifer
Bankruptcy attorney Douglas Bernstein says “Detroit should go bankrupt”... more »