Archive for January, 2017
When many people think of working within the court system, they often think of judges or lawyers. Usually the association with court is a position of power, and many fail to realize that court reporters are quickly becoming a growing position within the sector. In 2012, there were over 20,000 court reporters in the United States alone. Employment for this position is expected to increase at least 10% by the year 2022. Court reporters are an important part of the system, since they take down everything that is going on within a case during a legal trial. These individuals work with a variety of mediums including in-person transcription and even video deposition. Here are three reasons why court reporters are quickly becoming in-demand.
Court Reporters Require Education, But Not as Long a
Every day millions of Americans around the country wake up, drink their coffee, and head out to their job just like any other day. Unfortunately for some, that day may include an unfortunate injury sustained on the job. In many cases these can be minor slips, trips, and falls, but for those workers in more dangerous occupations, such a minor accident could quickly turn into a major catastrophe. Thankfully, as an American citizen there are a number of options for injured workers and their loved ones to receive financial compensation in the event of such an injury.
Job-Related Injury Statistics
Employers from the private industrial sector reported 3 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses in 2013, representing a decreasing incidence rate to 3.3 cases per 100 fu
There are many different kinds of lawyers and attorneys out there. In fact, there is a specialized lawyer for pretty much every situation that you could find yourself in. However, one of the most difficult situations that you can find yourself in is a financial debacle. The reason why it might be one of the hardest cases is because not a lot of people understand the depths of financial issues. If you are an every day person, you understand the basics of money. You might be interested in investing in stocks or really good with numbers. However, securities fraud lawyers and maritime injury lawyers as well as other overseas and financial attorneys know a lot more about it then you do. This is why, if you find yourself in the mi
Motorcycles are appealing on many levels. They’re visually attractive, exciting to ride, and even comfortable. Many like the attitude and ideas surrounding motorcycles. However, there are some dangers that come with riding a motorcycle that people don’t have to worry about when driving a car. With that being said, these risks don’t and shouldn’t stop motorcyclists from riding their bikes. There are many precautions a good rider will take to keep themselves safe. However, this doesn’t mean that every driver around them will take such precautions. It’s estimated that in 2013 alone, 4,668 people died in motorcycle crashes. On the bright side, this was actually down by 6.4% from 2012. In turn, there were 88,000 motorcycle accident injuries in 2013, down 5.4% from 93,000 in 2012. It’s important, however, that wh