Research Team

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The work of the Research Team is pivotal in identifying, analyzing, and communicating risks associated with consumer products and services, bridging the gap between complex data and public awareness. Emphasizing transparency, the team strives to ensure that safety information and risk assessments are not only accessible but also understandable to consumers.

With collective expertise in data science, including degrees from renowned universities, the team's proficiency extends to a profound understanding of U.S. consumer safety regulations, information compliance, and risk communication. Their research has informed policy recommendations, corporate responsibility measures, and public safety campaigns nationwide.

Beyond research, the Research Team is a vocal advocate for consumer rights, often featured in seminars, publications, and advisory panels. They champion the need for stringent information safety standards and consumer protection in the ever-evolving U.S. market.

Research Team Articles

How Many Construction Workers Die Each Year
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How Many Construction Workers Die Each Year

Explore the critical issue of fatalities in construction with our in-depth analysis. This article delves into the alarming statistics of construction worker deaths from 2018 to 2023, examines the causes, and discusses the necessary safety measures to reduce these tragic incidents. Learn about the demographic disparities and the broader risks faced by construction workers, and understand the steps needed to enhance safety in the construction industry

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Research Team

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The Bitter Harvest: RoundUp Lawsuit & Glyphosate Use in U.S.
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The Bitter Harvest: RoundUp Lawsuit & Glyphosate Use in U.S.

Glyphosate, the widely used herbicide in the agricultural industry, has been at the center of a heated debate surrounding its potential carcinogenic properties. This controversy has led to a wave of class action lawsuits, commonly known as the RoundUp Lawsuit, as individuals seek justice for the alleged link between RoundUp, a popular weed killer containing glyphosate, which has been linked to various types of cancer, particularly non-Hodgkin lymphoma. In this comprehensive article, we will explore the origins of glyphosate, its usage trends and the conflicting scientific opinions surrounding the safety of this herbicide.

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Research Team

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The Impact of Contaminated Water on Public Health
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The Impact of Contaminated Water on Public Health

Chemical exposure is a growing concern worldwide, with individuals and communities facing potential health risks from contaminated water sources. As the prevalence of waterborne diseases continues to rise, so does the need for legal action to hold those responsible accountable. In this article, we will explore the impact of chemical exposure lawsuits on public health, focusing on the United States. By examining the consequences of these lawsuits, we can gain a deeper understanding of the water safety importance and the role of legal measures in protecting the public.

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Research Team

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Overview: Medical Malpractice Statistics 1990-2023
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Overview: Medical Malpractice Statistics 1990-2023

Medical malpractice is a serious issue that affects thousands of people each year. It is important to separate fact from fiction when it comes to medical malpractice claims and the role of medical malpractice lawyers. In this article, we will delve into the latest statistics surrounding medical malpractice and shed light on the truth behind the perception of excessive litigation.

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Research Team

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What is the Average Settlement for Asbestos Claims? (2024)
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What is the Average Settlement for Asbestos Claims? (2024)

Navigating claims can be daunting, particularly when it comes to understanding the average settlement amount for asbestos claims. This article explores the intricacies of asbestos claims, focusing on mesothelioma compensation, lawsuits filed over the years by gender and the differences in settlements before and after trials.

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Research Team

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What is the Average Personal Injury Settlement? (2024)
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What is the Average Personal Injury Settlement? (2024)

The landscape of personal injury settlements and product liability lawsuits has seen a drastic shift over the years. This article explores nearly 20 years of data to understand the trends and provide insights into the average personal injury settlement amounts, particularly focusing on car accidents, slip and fall incidents (premises liability), medical malpractice, business-related liabilities, and product liability cases.

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Research Team

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Average Car Accident Settlement (2024)
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Average Car Accident Settlement (2024)

Explore a decade of data on average car accident settlements in the U.S. from 2013-2023. This detailed analysis covers trends in bodily injury and property damage claims, claim frequencies, and settlement amounts, providing invaluable insights for personal injury claimants.

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Research Team

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Victims of Violent Crime by Gender (2024)
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Victims of Violent Crime by Gender (2024)

Detailed analysis of the gender dynamics among victims of violent crime. It delves into available data to explore how gender influences victimization, including statistics on the number of women killed by men annually and the proportion of domestic violence victims who are female.

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Research Team

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Hate Crimes Against White People (2024)
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Hate Crimes Against White People (2024)

Comprehensive exploration delves into authoritative data to reveal the prevalence of hate-based offenses, focusing on broader themes such as the most targeted races and the overall rise in hate crimes in the U.S. The article uncovers statistics, debunks stereotypes, and examines factors contributing to this concerning trend. It aims to foster a society of tolerance and respect by highlighting the impact of hate crimes on all racial groups, offering insights from the U.S. Department of Justice Hate Crime Statistics.

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Research Team

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Biggest Divorce Settlement (2024)
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Biggest Divorce Settlement (2024)

Comprehensive overview of the most significant divorce settlements in history, emphasizing the vast disparity between these high-profile cases and typical American divorces. The feature story is the record-setting divorce between Amazon's Jeff Bezos and MacKenzie Scott, in which Scott received a 4% stake in Amazon, valued at an extraordinary $36 billion, marking the highest alimony ever recorded.

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Research Team

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What is the Divorce Rate in the US? (2024)
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What is the Divorce Rate in the US? (2024)

Explore the shifting dynamics of U.S. marriages from 1990 to 2023 in 'Understanding Divorce in the U.S. Context.' This article delves into the divorce rate per 1,000 people, its impact on societal norms, and the evolving narrative of marital relationships. Gain insights into the trends, legal aspects, and societal changes that have influenced the divorce rate and marriage stability in America. Essential reading for understanding modern relationship dynamics.

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Research Team

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What Percentage of Marriages End in Divorce? (2024)
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What Percentage of Marriages End in Divorce? (2024)

Dive into the changing dynamics of marriages in the U.S. from 1990 to 2023 in 'What Percentage of Marriages End in Divorce.' Discover the evolving trends in marital dissolution, examining the significant shifts in the percentage of marriages ending in divorce over three decades. This article offers a detailed exploration of how societal changes and economic factors have influenced the stability of marriages in contemporary America.

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Research Team

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