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Confidence Behind The Wheel: How Much Practice Do Teens Really Need?

The teenage years are punctuated with milestones and one of the most important ones is the freedom that goes along with driving. However, driving is a privilege that has the potential to cause a great deal of harm to drivers and others that sometimes turns fatal. This is why, understandably, parents are often concerned about whether or not their teen is actually ready to drive. Assessing Teen Driving Readiness One of the most important things that a parent will ever do is assess their teen’s readiness to drive. It can be very easy to forget that a teen who appears physically capable may not actually be mentally prepared to get behind the wheel. Therefore, before even starting to practice, parents should consider whether he or she is capable of all of the instant decision making and complex skills that are necessary for safe driving. Once certain that they are ready in...
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Injuries from Vaccines: The Federal Compensation Program

Injuries from Vaccines: The Federal Compensation Program
There is always a possibility to get hurt by a childhood vaccine, and the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program is in place for those who were hurt. Those who have been harmed by childhood vaccines can just go to National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program and claim their damage. They do not need to go through the whole process of the court system. Below will be described why this program is in place, how it functions, who can make a claim through this program, and how the claims need to be made. Why is this Program in Place? The reason for this program is that in the 1980s, many lawsuits that came from vaccines given during someone’s childhood would refrain scientist to develop new vaccines that might be beneficial for society. Filing a lawsuit for this type of harm was very expensive and took a lot of time through the courts. This...
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Special Needs Trust Fairness Act

Individuals may soon be able to create their own Special Needs Trust. Congress gave the estate planning community a great gift today when the Senate approved H.R. 34, the 21st Century Cures Act, which includes the Special Needs Trust Fairness act by a vote of 94 to 5. The bill is now seeking a final approval from the current sitting president Barack Obama, and political experts predict the president will sign the bill before he exits office. The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Special Needs Trust Fairness Act on November 30 since time is running out with the current session of Congress. Senator Glenn Thompson from Pennsylvania, who is the Fairness Act’s sponsor, hurried to find a legal avenue for the getting the act passed before lame-duck session of Congress ended. Innovatively, he used the Cures Act, which is a lengthy $6.3 billion medical bill that bundles a wide variety...
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Keep Holiday Fun Legal

Holidays are a great time of the year with good food, fun, presents and sometimes too much holiday cheer. For some, the holidays go hand-in-hand with a hangover and perhaps even dangerous intoxicated behavior. However, there are ways that you can enjoy seasonal parties and family get-togethers without the negative aspects of drinking. A very common misconception for many is that holiday hangovers are the norm and alcohol is required to have a good time. A hangover may be the least of your worries after a night of excessive drinking. Without proper planning, you run the risk of causing a DUI accident with injuries and fatalities.  At that point, instead of enjoying it, you will be spending your holiday searching for legal help in your area. For example, if you live in California, your hard earned holiday bonus will have to go to an attorney. You can prevent such extreme scenarios...
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Why should you manage your accounts?

Why should you manage your accounts?
    This is one of the most asked questions in the world because people are slightly lazy to maintain their accounts and manage them efficiently. Before we start, let me tell you that we are in favour of maintaining and managing one's account and we hope people understand the reason noted in this post and accordingly start managing and maintaining their accounts as soon as possible. So without Much Ado, here we go! 1. It helps us understand our financial position. Understanding one's financial position isn't an easy task because people assume that if they have a certain sum of money in the account, their financial position is decided. This is so true. The balance in your account is not the right scale to measure whether you are rich or poor. Once you start managing and maintaining your account in a proper way, you will get a detailed view of...
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Police Pursuit Car Crash: Who's Liable?

High-speed police chases might be exciting to watch on TV, but they cause hundreds of deaths each year. Because of this, many cities have instituted bans on these chases, and most other areas have a written policy in place that dictates how and when a police officer can properly move forward with a high-speed pursuit. Therefore, if ever involved in such as situation, it would be wise to contact an attorney in your area for help. For example, if you are a Miami resident, you would benefit from searching for a car accident attorney Miami based. Can I Sue if I am Injured while Fleeing from the Police? In most cases, you will not have the legal right to file a lawsuit for injuries that you sustained while participating in a high-speed chase. After all, you are at least partially liable for the entire incident because you could have made the...
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