On August 10, 2022, President Joe Biden took the much-needed step towards strengthening the health care and disability benefits available to veterans by signing the SFC Heath Robinson Honoring Our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics Act of 2022 or the PACT Act. The PACT Act is the most significant expansion on health care benefits provided to veterans suffering from service-related illnesses arising from toxic exposure in the last three decades.
According to the advocacy group Burn Pits 360, thousands of veterans died from exposure to burn pits. The Paul Ehline Memorial Ride website (501 c-19 military veteran’s non-profit) has a website created by toxic exposure attorneys and veteran bikers. It will help guide all...
A Marine Corps Air Station known as Toxic El Toro was where hundreds of marines were exposed to hazardous materials and chemicals that led to the development of dreadful illnesses, including cancer and other health problems. Those exposed to these hazardous substances have now reached old age and are suffering from a wide range of strange health issues they cannot explain. Because of this, most of them never get formal legal advice on submitting a toxic exposure claim and getting disability compensation.
Additionally, the soil contamination and volatile organic compounds didn’t just harm the retired marines; now, their children and other family members suffer the effects of the Marine Corps Air Station due to the constant struggle...
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Contracting herpes can be emotionally stressful. Also, it can be physically discomforting at times during the individual’s lifetime. Furthermore, they can have re-occurrences of physical pain continuously. But the emotional issues can persist for a lifetime. Still worse, this can be embarrassing and humiliating. Explaining it to future potential sexual partners is not easy. Simply put, it is something a single victim often struggles with.
Because of this, you may have to limit your ability in sex partners. So even your choice of spouse or friends with benefits becomes limited. Although you can take medications to put the condition into remission, it will never disappear....
Fears that Safety Regulations Unheeded
It comes as cold comfort to the families of 34 victims of this week’s crash off of the California coast that authorities opened an investigation into the tragedy.
Reuters reported that authorities recovered 33 of the 34 victims’ bodies so far. Unfortunately, the remains are severely charred by the blaze. The fire upon the Conception is among the worst in modern American history, and is now a source of federal investigation. The National Transportation Safety Board launched its own investigation into the matter. The 75 foot vessel lay upside down 65 feet below the surface near the California cost. NTSB member Jennifer Homendy said at a press conference that the circumstances of...
Part of an Overarching Problem at the Rideshare Company
According to a recent lawsuit and a number of recent arrests, Lyft fosters an atmosphere of sexual harassment and worse. The rideshare company has a similar reputation surrounding sexual crimes as its counterpart Uber, whose drivers are arrested for sexual assault on a regular basis.
This news comes to us via the New York Post Its former users described the situation as a “sexual predator crisis.” Fourteen women from multiple states filed the lawsuit. Each one claims that their drivers sexually assaulted them. Each case happened since the beginning of 2018. According to the suit, Lyft does not do proper background checks on prospective drivers. This allows predators...