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Attorney Heath Straka Talks about Distracted Driving Legislation

NBC 15 interviewed GCW Attorney Heath Straka about a new bi-partisan law that will work to discourage the dangers of distracted diving in the state. Straka and the Wisconsin Association for Justice worked with Sen. Van Wanggaard, R-Racine, and Reps. Dana Wachs, D-Eau Claire, Ron Tusler, R-Harrison, and Shannon Zimmerman, R-River Falls. They say they want to…

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Lawmakers and WI Association for Justice want tougher penalties for using smart phones while driving

The bill announced today by Sen. Van Wanggaard, R-Racine, and Reps. Dana Wachs, D-Eau Claire, Ron Tusler, R-Harrison, and Shannon Zimmerman, R-River Falls, would prohibit drivers from using an electronic device to “enter, transmit or access data” while driving. Wisconsin Association for Justice (WAJ) President Benjamin S. Wagner, and incoming WAJ President, Heath Straka joined the…

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DePuy Hip Implant Recall

DePuy Orthopeadics Recently Recalled its ASR Hip Replacement System DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. recently announced the recall of its ASR Hip Replacement Systems, which have been implanted in 93,000 persons worldwide. The DePuy hip implant recall came as a result of a higher than acceptable rate of failure requiring another hip replacement within 5 years. Gingras, Cates &…