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Share the Road with Motorcycles

June 14, 2014 | Jim Thorson

May was Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, a reminder to “share the road” with motorcycles and be extra alert to keep motorcyclists safe.  But motorists are reminded that this “duty” extends throughout the year.  According to NHTSA, in 2011 4,612 motorcyclists died and 81,000 were injured in accidents. Motorcyclists accounted for 14 percent of all traffic…

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Cincinnati dog bite victims can now get fast and reliable help!

March 24, 2009 | TSMS Law

Statistics reveal that almost 4.8 million people in the USA are victims of dog bites. Approximately 18 million people are killed in dog attacks. In the last couple of decades, 300 cases of dog attack deaths have been reported. Children are more susceptible to dog attacks than adults. It is a fact that all dogs…

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Runaway Jury Verdicts? Not So Fast.

February 2, 2009 | TSMS Law

Rumors about runaway jury verdicts are perpetrated by insurance companies. They have done a very good job of getting their message in the media and in the conscious of the general public. You’ve seen the print and television advertisements that say that trial lawyers are driving good doctors out of Ohio and filing frivolous lawsuits…

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The 10 Worst Insurance Companies

July 23, 2008 | TSMS Law

Allstate ranks as the worst insurer for consumers, according to a comprehensive investigation of thousands of legal documents and financial filings. The rankings show a distinct pattern of insurance industry greed amongst 10 companies that refuse to pay just claims, employ hardball tactics against policyholders, reward executives with extravagant salaries, and raise premiums while hoarding…

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