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Michael Roberts

Keeping Yourself Safe on the Cruise

With the unnecessary tragic loss of life in the Costa Concordia disaster near Italy, much attention is now being focused on safety issues for cruise ship passengers. Below are some useful points…

Michael Roberts

Cruise ships and disclaimers–what protections did you sign away?

Nearly a week after the Costa Concordia cruise ship ran aground off the coast of Italy, rescue operations may be drawing to a close. At least 11 people were killed in the tragic accident…

Michael Roberts

Is that Taxi Driver Really an "Independent Contractor"?

Sometimes, for individuals who have been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, it can be difficult to identify who should actually be held responsible in court. Take, for example,…

Michael Roberts

Dangers of Unregulated Imported Commercial Vehicles

I was listening to NPR a few weeks ago and it was interesting to discover that there are apparently many buses transporting passengers to and from Mexico that do not meet US safety standards. It…

Jason Knowles


With so much technology today in our fast-paced world, when I think of trains I think of dinosaurs. We almost forget about the massive machines as they roll through our cities and towns. That is,…