February 27, 2013

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Slater & Zurz Donates Books to Columbus, Ohio Metropolitan Library

Visitors to the Columbus, Ohio Metropolitan Library have some new resources to use if they wish to find out more about nursing home abuse and the legal rights they or a loved one has if bitten by a dog. The local law firm of Slater & Zurz LLP, located in Executive Office Place at 2720 […]

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February 26, 2013

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Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed in Columbus, Ohio Area Crash that Killed Woman

An Ohio wrongful death lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a 36-year-old Delaware, Ohio mother who was killed by a drunk driver last fall near Columbus.  Two other occupants of her vehicle, a 10-month-old baby and the baby’s father, were seriously injured in the accident.  The young mother was killed on impact. Heidi Hecker […]

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February 25, 2013

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Medical Monitoring To Be Made Available for Mid-Ohio Valley Residents Who Drank Water Contaminated by C8

Medical monitoring will soon be available to Mid-Ohio Valley residents who have been drinking water contaminated with an industrial surfactant from DuPont Washington Works commonly known as C8. People who live in six communities in Ohio and West Virginia along the Ohio River may have been exposed to C8, also known as PFOA or perfluorooctanoic […]

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February 25, 2013

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Cleveland’s Most Dangerous Intersections for Car Accidents

In 2011, there were more than a quarter million car accidents in the state of Ohio—292,163 according to the Ohio Department of Safety. In those crashes, 72,305 drivers or their passengers suffered injuries—that’s more than 260.7 people every day or someone injured every five minutes. In that year, 941 persons became traffic fatalities on Ohio’s […]

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February 23, 2013

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Attorney Brandon Dean Joins the Ohio Law Firm Slater & Zurz LLP

The Ohio law firm of Slater & Zurz LLP with offices located in Akron, Canton, Cleveland and Columbus is pleased to announce attorney Brandon Dean has recently joined the law firm. Mr. Dean is a native of Cleveland, Ohio and graduated from The Ohio State University in Columbus. He went on to attend The Akron […]

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February 20, 2013

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Stark County Public Library Receives New Books on Legal Topics

Users of The Stark County District Library in Canton can research some areas of the law a little more thoroughly thanks to some new books on the shelves on the topics of dog bite law and nursing home abuse. The Canton, Ohio law firm of Slater & Zurz LLP recently donated two books to the […]

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February 18, 2013

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Probable Link Between Ulcerative Colitis, Thyroid Disease and C8 Contamination in Mid-Ohio Valley

Residents and employees of the Mid-Ohio Valley, who live in the region of Washington Works, an E.I. DuPont plant in northwestern West Virginia, received “probable link” verification concerning potential exposure to a dangerous chemical emitted from the plant and both ulcerative colitis (inflammatory bowel disease) and thyroid disease. This was the third in a series […]

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February 18, 2013

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Most Dangerous Traffic Intersections in the Akron, Ohio Area

Did you know that driving is the most dangerous activity you do on a daily basis and even if you aren’t doing something dangerous while driving, there’s a good chance one or more of your fellow drivers is distracted, lost, careless or driving too fast?  It’s even more important to drive defensively these days so you don’t […]

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February 17, 2013

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C8 Public Meetings Scheduled in Southeast Ohio Communities by Local Attorney

Marietta Attorney Ethan Vessels is a native of Ohio. After graduating from West Point, serving as an officer in the United States Army and graduating from the Ohio State University School of Law, he settled in Marietta, Ohio and has lived in that Southeast Ohio community with his family for over 10 years. The story […]

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February 16, 2013

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Stark County’s Most Dangerous Intersections

Stark County, Ohio tallied more than 10,200 auto accidents in 2011.  Fortunately, only 2,508 of those were reported to be injury accidents, but sadly another 30 were fatalities. These are figures from the latest Crash Report, compiled by the Stark County Area Transportation Study (SCATS) with the assistance of the Ohio Department of Public Safety. […]

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