Does Roundup Cause Cancer? Here's What You Need to Know

While attempting to make a diagnosis, medical staff checked product safety sheets for any mention of cancer and found none. Partially due to this, his diagnosis was delayed until it was too far developed to be treated.

A jury unanimously found Monsanto irresponsible and he was awarded $78 million by a judge in August 2018. Sadly, this settlement cannot undo the damage cancer has caused to his body.  With such an advanced stage of cancer, Mr. Johnson's outlook is very grim and doctor's believe he doesn't have long to live.   

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Jake Steven
Roundup Weed Killer Safety: Potential Health Problems

Monsanto’s Roundup is the most widely used herbicide in the world. According to Monsanto, it can kill every type of weed growing in your garden or yard. The company boasts that its product is safe for humans and pets. But, is this true? When you apply Roundup or plant Roundup treated seeds, are you and your family really safe? If you get sick, is Monsanto liable for your health problems? According to the World Health Organization (WHO), glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup commercial weed killer is a carcinogen. WHO also linked it to non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and some other cancers.

Before applying Roundup to get rid of weeds in your garden and yard, read more about Roundup weed killer safety.

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Jake Steven
8 Types of Traumatic Brain Injuries

The human brain is responsible for a number of important functions; any injury to it can be detrimental to our day-to-day life. Although the skull does a good job of protecting it from outside elements and harm, unfortunately, it can only do so much. At a certain point, trauma can injure your brain, causing irreparable damage.

In this article, we'll discuss 8 types of traumatic brain injuries commonly seen in the medical fiel

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Jake Steven
Here's What The Jones Act Says About Working On An Offshore Oil Rig

You might remember the years 2003 to 2013 as being boom years for working on the oil rig. The number of drilling rigs skyrocketed and grew by 71 percent, and there was more than enough work to go around as the workforce on rigs doubled.

At the same time, the number of work-related fatalities across the injuries grew by 27.6 percent. Over half of the people who died as a result of fatal injuries were those who worked for the companies that service oil wells.

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Jake Steven
How to Protect Yourself from the Most Common Oilfield Injuries

Oilfield workers have to produce as much as possible quickly. This tends to sacrifice being careful due to production requirements. Sometimes oilfield workers are not trained on safety precautions when operating heavy machinery, handling hazardous materials or using certain tools needed for the job. Oilfield Injuries can be avoided if you have knowledge of the most common types of injuries.

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Jake Steven
$15m Patent Infringement Victory For Houston Based Enventure Global Technology

HOUSTON, TX – Houston oil and gas services company Mohawk Energy was permanently enjoined from selling its Patch Products, a product accounting for virtually all of Mohawk’s sales, because its products infringed on Enventure Global Technology, Inc.’s patented technology. Enventure is a Houston-based company recognized throughout the oil and gas industry as the world’s leading provider of expandable wellbore solutions for deep-water well projects. Read the Final Judgment here.

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Personal Injury Lawsuit: Know The Process And What’s At Stake

Most people who find themselves involved in personal injury lawsuits have never been involved with the courts. You might feel nervous or intimidated about filing suit, and you may worry about what will happen.  You may also think all personal injury law firms are the same. They are not. There is a BIG difference between firms and that difference can cost you dearly in your case.

Let’s walk through the process and see where your choice in a personal injury law firm can impact your case.      

For a general idea of what to expect, here is a step by step overview of the process in Texas.

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