How to Prepare to Go Back-to-School

Summer is coming to a close and everybody knows what that means. It’s time to go back to school. Whether you go to school in Provo, Utah or anywhere across the state, you need to make sure you are prepared to avoid a personal injury. For many, preparing for school only means mentally preparing, buying books and getting new clothes. …

Small Business

Protecting Your Small Business

In the beginning phases of your small business, excitement is thriving and getting everything ready to go seems like the best thing in the world. The last thing you want to worry about is your business, your baby, getting sued. At some point, it is possible to need a lawyer, for example, if someone has a slip and fall on …

How to Stay Safe While Hiking

The generously dense snowfall from this previous winter in Salt Lake City, Utah is still showing a few signs of its lingering existence. Just because it is summer now doesn’t mean the remnants of the winter snow doesn’t pose a continuing threat for injuries. Take caution while hiking this summer; it can be dangerous due to the high-flowing rivers. Slip …

Common Workplace Accidents

Work is burden enough without it resulting in injury. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were about 2.9 million workplace injuries reported in the U.S. during 2015. These numbers are staggering and for those who work in the law profession, one can see the possible financial compensation that could come from workplace injuries. Any good lawyer will tell …

Common Injuries in the Construction Industry

All over Salt Lake City there is construction going on. A study found that nine percent of all nonfatal injuries and illnesses were experienced by construction workers. Here are a few examples of personal injuries that you can suffer from construction work that you might need lawyer for. Falls Slip and fall injuries are one of the most common injuries …

Summer Pool Safety

With temperatures already into the nineties in Salt Lake City and even higher across other parts of Utah, we expect a lot of people to try to escape the heat by relaxing at the pool this summer. As lawyers at Robert J. DeBry and Associates, we fully support everyone to stay cool and enjoy the sunshine, but caution everybody to …

Worker's Compensation in Utah

When you’re in an accident on the job, it can be terrifying to figure out how you’re going to pay your bills until you heal. Whether it’s a car accident or even simply a slip and fall, you want to rest assured that you won’t go without necessary funds. A lawyer from Robert J. DeBry & Associates is a guarantee …

The Unknown Dangers of Working in a Restaurant

For most families going out to dinner for special occasions has become somewhat of a ritual. The restaurant business is booming, meaning there are record numbers of people being employed. In the United States alone there are roughly 6.3 million food or beverage servers. Little did these servers, bartenders and busboys know, but they are at a constantly elevated risk …