A new report released by the World Health Organization is raising alarms about the increasing number of elderly people suffering abuse and neglect. The research reveals that one out of six people around the world will fall victim to some form of abuse after they turn 60.
According to the CDC, for each reported case of elder abuse more than 20 other cases remain in the dark. Continue reading “Elder abuse on the rise: what steps can you take to protect your loved ones?”
Many car crash victims suffer serious injuries that prevent them from caring for themselves and their families or doing the things they love.
Whether these struggles will last for months or a lifetime, documenting the recovery period can be an important step toward building the foundation of a case. A skilled attorney can combine these notes with information about the injuries and treatments to paint a picture of the ways the victim’s life was changed by the crash and determine how they should be compensated for the damages. Continue reading “How to document your recovery after a car crash”
Taking your bike out for a spin is the perfect way to get some exercise and unwind while enjoying the outdoors, but this popular pastime can take a dangerous turn in the blink of an eye. Although bicyclists are granted the same rights as other vehicles on the road, motorists continue to pose deadly risks to those on two wheels. Continue reading “Preventing bike accidents: 6 tips for avoiding collisions with motor vehicles”
Elk & Elk is proud to once again sponsor the Milestones Autism Spectrum Disorder Conference in Cleveland. This year, Milestones Autism Resources is hosting A Special Evening with Temple Grandin at Playhouse Square to kick off the annual conference. Continue reading “5 Things You Should Know About Autism Spokesperson Temple Grandin”
Elk & Elk attorney Amy Papesh will share her extensive experience in estate administration and help others gain a better understanding of the proper procedures at an upcoming National Business Institute live seminar in Cleveland.
Continue reading “Elk & Elk’s Amy Papesh to Present on Estate Administration at Upcoming Seminar”