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Most Dangerous Safety Issues with Airbags

Did you know that millions of cars have been recalled due to faulty airbags? Airbags are designed to help keep drivers and passengers safe from serious injuries, but what happens if they don’t work? In the last 30 years, car manufacturers have worked tirelessly to make motor vehicles safer to drive. For the most part, … Continued

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Should I File a Zantac Lawsuit?

Over the last year, the FDA has requested that all products containing ranitidine, more commonly sold under the brand name Zantac, be pulled from the market immediately. The recall was ordered due to concerns that ranitidine medications may contain dangerously high levels of a cancer-causing chemical called N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA). The FDA has ordered that all … Continued

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5 Steps to Take During Your Personal Injury Case

If you were injured and plan to file a personal injury claim, you should continue reading. The key to building a successful personal injury case is being fully prepared for any possible outcome along the way. Here at The Advocates, our personal injury attorneys will guide you through the aftermath of an being injured due to someone … Continued

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What Not to Say at the Scene of a Car Accident

The scene of a car accident can be a very hectic place. Nerves are usually jangled, emotions are running high and trying to remember all the right things to say isn’t exactly first on the agenda when dealing with a collision. Sometimes you can do everything right behind the wheel only to end up having … Continued

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Car Accidents Involving a Pedestrian and Nebraska Law

The traffic laws regarding pedestrians are chiefly concerned with protecting those on foot from being involved in an accident with a vehicle. Accidents between pedestrians and vehicles are often tragic and leave the victim with significant injuries. Despite these protective laws, accidents involving vehicles and pedestrians are all too common. Over the last decade Nebraska … Continued

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How to Know If You Have a Strong Personal Injury Case

How to Know If You Have a Strong Personal Injury Case One of the first questions injury victims ask after they’ve been hurt by the negligence of another person is whether they have legal standing to file a personal injury claim. There are a number of factors to consider before one can determine if their … Continued

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2020 United States Car Accident Statistics

2020 United States Car Accident Facts   Car accidents can happen for a variety of reasons. From bad weather to distracted drivers, a car crash can occur in a moment’s notice. Indeed, every year there are upwards of 6 million car crashes in the United States. Suffering an injury due to a car accident in … Continued

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Nebraska Car Accident Statistics 2020

2020 Nebraska Car Accident Facts   Car accidents happen in Nebraska for a variety of reasons. From intoxicated drivers to inclement weather, a car crash can occur in the blink of an eye. Indeed, every year there are upwards of 6 million car crashes in the United States. While Nebraska sees a fraction of these … Continued

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Mandy Gruhlkey Joins The Advocates

Attorney Mandy Gruhlkey Joins The Advocates The Advocates are excited to announce that attorney Mandy Gruhlkey has joined The Advocates personal injury law firm in our office in Omaha, Nebraska. A transplant from Texas, Mandy is proud to have called Omaha her home since her early 20s. She couldn’t think of a better place to … Continued

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Do I Need a Nebraska Car Accident Lawyer After My Accident?

If you were recently involved in a collision, you may be asking yourself: Do I need to hire an Omaha car accident lawyer? Because filing a personal injury claim requires years of legal experience and training, you should always consult with a personal injury attorney before making a claim by yourself. There are certain types … Continued

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What is the Personal Injury Claims Process?

If you’ve been injured in an accident that was likely someone else’s fault, you’re probably wondering what you should do next. When involved in any kind of collision caused by someone else, it’s always important to remember that you have the right to speak with a personal injury attorney before making any decisions. The key … Continued

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Top 10 Things to Know About Whiplash in the United States

Top 10 Facts to Know About Whiplash in the United States Whiplash is the most common and well-known injury reported in car accidents across the United States, and yet it is still one of the least understood. The dizzying array of potential symptoms can make charting your path to recovery a serious challenge. Advances in … Continued

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Top 10 Facts About Whiplash in Nebraska

Top 10 Facts About Whiplash in Nebraska Whiplash is the single most common type of injury reported following a car accident. Indeed, a full two-thirds of all bodily injury legal claims from car accidents are whiplash related. Over three million new cases of whiplash occur each year in the United States. Chances are you already … Continued

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10 Most Popular Songs That Cause Car Accidents

Did you know System of a Down’s “Chop Suey” is one of the most dangerous songs to drive to? As soon as the words “Wake up!” rattle the stereo, it’s almost inevitable to start head banging. Don’t worry. We’ve all been there. Listening to music in the car can make the drive all the more … Continued

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What is the Settlement Check Process?

Once your personal injury case is settled, you may be wondering what the next steps of the settlement check process are. There is a standard time period before you can deposit your settlement check. The average amount of time to receive a settlement check is typically between 30 days to six weeks from the end … Continued

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5 Steps You Should Take During a Personal Injury Case

If you were injured due to someone else’s negligence and plan to file a personal injury claim, you should continue reading. The key to building a successful claim is having a clear understanding of the most important steps you should take during a personal injury case. Our personal injury attorneys understand that the aftermath of … Continued

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The Ultimate Guide to Semi-Truck Accidents

Semi-Truck Accident Explainer Did you know that every 15 minutes a person is killed or seriously injured in a semi-truck accident? In fact, more than 300,000 truck accidents occur each year in the United States. Truck accidents are listed as one of the most dangerous types of traffic collisions in the country. When a tractor … Continued

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Zantac Cancer Lawsuits: Frequently Asked Questions

  Zantac Cancer Lawsuits: Most Frequently Asked Questions With the current FDA recall of Zantac and its generic products, pharmaceuticals containing Ranitidine, thousands of people across the United States are wondering if they have been impacted by the popular heartburn drug. The aim of this guide is to answer any and all questions you may … Continued

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Most Common Mistakes When Filing for Social Security Disability

Have you recently filed for disability and were denied Social Security benefits? It’s true that many people are denied disability after submitting an application for the first time. In fact, it occurs so frequently that going through the appeal process of a disability denial is usually required to win any disability benefits at all. However, … Continued

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Reckless Drivers Plague Roads During Covid Pandemic   

Coronavirus Speeding Across the United States America continues to struggle with how to move forward while still locked in battle with an invisible enemy. Teams of scientists and health experts are working tirelessly in the hope of vanquishing our pernicious foe. Yet, while some of us are racing for a potential cure, others are just … Continued

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The Top 10 Most Dangerous Animals in the United States

What are the Most Dangerous Animals in the US? The United States is home to a panoply of animals and creatures from literally every walk of life. From a cutesy ring-tailed cat to a strange mole with a nose right out of a science fiction nightmare, North America has an extraordinary collection of life. While … Continued

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Welcome to The Advocates News Blog

Hi there! Welcome to our very first blog post. We are The Advocates, a national personal injury law firm serving clients throughout the U.S. I know what you’re thinking. What kind of information can I find on a personal injury blog? Great question. I’m here to tell you this blog is about you and all … Continued