July 2019 - Issue 11
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Stop Distracted Driving – Some Tips

Distracted driving is a huge problem on the roadways, one that does not appear to be disappearing any time soon.  The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration asserts that across the U.S., 3,166 people were killed in 2017 as the result of distracted driving.  These deaths could have been avoided. There are ways to prevent distracted driving.  It’s incumbent upon all drivers to drive as distraction free as possible.  
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Recognizing Signs of Elder Abuse

Elder abuse is a very serious issue that is often overlooked and under reported.  According to experts, for every reported case of elder abuse, five go unreported.  About ten percent of all seniors will experience abuse at some point.  The National Center on Elder Abuse estimates the number of victims of purported elder abuse in America to be somewhere between 1-2 million seniors.  Bringing awareness to the realities of elder abuse is one way to help people learn how to identify and prevent it.
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California’s Most Dangerous Jobs

In any job, there is always the risk of injury.  Some industries and jobs, however, see a greater incidence of workplace injury.  There are a few ways to measure workplace dangers: One can look at the greatest number of injuries per job, the greatest number of injuries per worker, or the greatest number of fatalities per worker and get an idea of what jobs are among the most dangerous.  Statistics exist for each of these categories.
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What If Your EB-1 Application is Rejected?

The EB-1 visa is the top priority visa for immigrant professionals.  Commonly referred to as the ‘genius visa’, the EB-1 is for candidates considered outstanding talents in their profession.  Due to an increased number of EB-1 immigrant applications from around the world, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) guidelines have become more stringent. 
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Since 1984, the Law Offices of Scott Warmuth has been helping its clients achieve their legal goals.  We have offices in San Gabriel, City of Industry, Beijing, Guangzhou, Riverside, San Diego, Bakersfield, Sacramento, and San Jose.  Our attorneys are dedicated to the practice areas of car accidentspersonal injury, immigration, workers' compensation, social security, disabilitycriminal defense, and intellectual property.  Call us at 888-517-9888 to receive a free legal consultation.
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Making a false or fraudulent workers’ compensation claim is a felony subject to up to 5 years in prison or a fine of up to $50,000 or double the value of the fraud, whichever is greater, or by both imprisonment and fine.