Monthly Archives: March 2016

Yellowstone Officials: Stop Pissing Off Our Bison

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Not to dash the selfie – which should have never been made a real word – just to dash the idiocy of some people who take selfies. Case in point: Yellowstone National Park has hosted its population of bison for eons. In the modern era, since smartphones and social media become mainstays, more people are …

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Fried Cow Brains A Delicacy In Florence, Italy

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When you are in Italy… you eat ____ (fill in the blank). So you eat…. fried cow brains? Wait a tic, that can’t be right. Oh wait, it totally is! In a minor reform for the art capital, Italy has mandated that the food vendors serve up more produce, and that it’s to be sourced …

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Just 2.7% Of Americans Lead A Healthy Lifestyle, Study Finds

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America is not technically the fattest country in the world, but ranks in the top-10 routinely. It’s our addiction to junk food, fast food and sugary beverages that has our belts being loosened and sees our waist sizes expanding. Unsurprisingly, a new study has found that a meager 2.7% of Americans are leading a healthy …

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Too Big To Fail Banks Can Keep Your Money If They Fail

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Can too big to fail banks really take your money if things go sour and leave you screwed without access to your cash? The short answer: without the proper regulation in place (which is currently not in place), is: YES. A bank rescue scheme that led to one man killing himself after losing over $100,000 …

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Tip Your Glass To This: Study Finds Beer Might Help Prevent Cancer

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Beer tastes good and makes for interesting conversation at your local gastropub, but scientists are saying that it may be able to help prevent different types of cancer, too. It’s all about the hops. Researchers are currently using the hops to curb the growth of bacteria and certain diseases in tests. According to the American …

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In Paris, You Can Buy Meat From A Vending Machine

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Think you’ve seen everything that can come out a vending machine? Think again. In Paris, apparently, you can get steak from a vending machine. No joke. It does seem odd. But here’s the deal. In the Rue de Charonne in eastern Paris there are large, red meat vending machines that serve up Bayonne ham and …

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Peyton Manning To Colts – “I’m A Retired Bronco”

When Colts owner Jim Irsay released Peyton Manning in 2012 ago due to him missing a season with a neck injury, everyone thought it was the final chapter in a storied football career that had Hall of Fame written all over it. It could very well have been, had Manning decided to hang up the …

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Are Majority of Reverse Mortgage Borrowers Satisfied? Recent Study Says…

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How do reverse mortgage borrowers feel about their decision after the fact? According to a new study, the majority of them are satisfied. Researchers at Ohio State conducted an in-depth study that included 1,761 participants. The goal was to interview those who had taken out the home loan and those who had not following the …

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Cold Turkey Still The Best Way To Kick Smoking To Curb

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If you are a smoker and you are trying to kick the habit to the curb for good, there is not really any one perfect method. But, according to a new study, and general consensus by former smokers overall, cold turkey is still your best bet. In light of vaporizing devices, patches, gum, lozenges and …

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Choosing The Best Injury Lawyers For Your Claim 

When we receive injuries that are no fault of our own, we deserve to receive some compensation at the very least. Injuries can affect the rest of our lives, often leading to us no longer being able to work and reducing our quality of life. Though no amount of money in many cases can make up for what you’ve lost, compensation may help you a lot and it could provide you with some closure if you knew the injury was no fault of your own.

Nowadays, there are heaps of companies that specialise in injury claims, so many that it can be hard to decide who to choose to fight your case. When choosing a lawyer to represent you in legal terms, you need to make sure they’re experienced, trusted and have earned a good reputation. We pride ourselves on our expertise; you can have a look at our testimonials to see how we’ve helped so many people over the years.

It doesn’t matter how your injury was sustained, if it wasn’t your fault and we can prove it, you deserve to receive compensation.

Road Accidents

Accidents can happen and we all accept that it’s a part of life. Sometimes we don’t pay attention for a split second and it results in an accident. However, sometimes an irresponsible driver can cause a crash that results in you getting injured, and in this case you deserve to be compensated for your injury.

Even roads that have been neglected in terms of safety or proper road signs can cause unavoidable accidents that you should be seeking to claim for. The bottom line is, if you were in an accident that was in no way your fault, you may be owed money.

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There are many of us who work physically demanding jobs who may believe an injury is inevitable after many years. However, this shouldn’t be the case if your employer provides you with a safe workplace, gives sufficient breaks and rest time and provides thorough instruction so that you can carry out your duties safely. It doesn’t matter what type of job you do, you shouldn’t be tasked with anything that could lead to an injury. If you didn’t receive proper training or equipment wasn’t stored properly resulting in an accident, you deserve compensation. If you’re not sure whether you could make a claim, contact UK Claim Lawyers for expert and honest advice.

In The Office

Back and neck injuries can be easily sustained in the office if your employer doesn’t take due care. Neck strains and injuries can happen as a result of your computer screen not being at the right height, or if your chair didn’t provide sufficient back support. Remember, it’s your employer’s responsibility to provide you with safe working conditions, so if your injury wasn’t your fault, you may be entitled to compensation.

 

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