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2013-01-11 05:00:26

Gary Iscoe has worked with the victims of thousands of car accidents. When a child is in the car, their safety often comes down to one factor: what kind of child seat they were in. Miami, FL (PRWEB) January 10, 2013 Many parents' biggest fear is a car accident. While a collision on the road always poses the risk of serious injury, the threat becomes more frightening with a child on board. But many parents aren't aware of the roll that their child's car seat plays in safety, a fact that...

2012-12-05 05:01:09

A Virginia woman received $1.9 million compensation for medical expenses, lost wages and special needs related to a car accident that caused severe injuries and permanent disability. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) December 04, 2012 The Mike Slocumb Law Firm today announced that auto accident lawyers in Washington, D.C., obtained a $1.9 million settlement on behalf of a woman who was seriously injured last year, after the driver of a commercial vehicle ran a red light and slammed into her car,...

2012-12-05 05:00:43

With winter in full swing, Wright & Schulte LLC is encouraging drivers to review safe winter driving tips and road safety tips that can help save lives. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) December 04, 2012 Driving during the winter requires that people take extra precautions on the roadways to prevent car accidents. Safe winter driving tips, however, is not limited to the act of driving, but to people carrying safe winter driving tips equipment in vehicles that can help when in a car accident or...

2012-10-13 04:01:33

In June 2011, Hunter suffered a lacerated liver and colon, broke 10 toes and fractured her lower spine in an accident that required a 30-day hospital day, according to CNN*. While in the hospital, doctors prescribed a routine round of antibiotic treatment, which allowed a strain of aggressive bacteria to grow in her colon and threaten her life. Her doctors, CNN* stated, employed a seldom-used treatment harvesting fecal matter from her mother and inserting it directly into her colon. The...

2012-09-05 23:02:06

The personal injury attorneys at Shulman DuBois LLC in Portland, OR are sponsoring a writing contest to raise awareness about bike accidents. The winner of the contest will receive a ContourROAM Hands-free HD Camcorder. Portland, OR (PRWEB) September 04, 2012 Beginning September 4th, Shulman DuBois LLC will be accepting submissions to their online Bicycle Accident Safety writing contest. The theme of the stories should be: “I wish I had a bike camera when“¦” The...

2012-09-02 23:02:17

Child accident lawyer warns parents about the increased risk during back to school season Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 03, 2012 The back-to-school season adds a lot of stress on parents, particularly those faced with the tasks of shopping for school supplies and clothes. According to SafeKidsUSA — a national organization focused on preventing accidental injuries to children — 40 percent of all pediatric injuries take place at the beginning and end of the school year....

2012-08-02 23:03:39

New York personal injury lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm applauds the growing use of helmet mounted video cameras among cyclists. The cameras can provide evidence in case of an accident. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 02, 2012 An increasing number of bicyclists are wearing video cameras on their helmets or strapping the devices to their heads to record their rides, reported The New York Times (7/21/2012). New York personal injury lawyers at The Perecman Firm applaud the use...

2012-07-17 23:02:28

New York personal injury lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm comments on the dangers of soundstages and sets following actress Kristin Chenoweth´s workplace injury accident on the set of "The Good Wife." Chenoweth was hit by a piece of lighting equipment that fell. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 17, 2012 Actress Kristin Chenoweth was injured by falling lighting equipment while working on a Brooklyn soundstage, according to the New York Daily News (7/12/2012). Personal injury lawyers...

2012-07-16 23:03:28

New York injury attorney Jeffery Lichtman notes that slip and fall injuries are much more common than most people realize. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 16, 2012 Slip and fall injuries are more common than most people realize. And while many people may try think slipping and falling at work or in a public place is simply embarrassing, slip and fall injuries are no laughing matter. People often make the mistake of assuming that their injuries are not serious, but learn soon after a fall that...


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  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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