New Laws Regulate Asbestos Removal

by Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys

Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral that is used during the manufacturing of many items, such as construction materials. Unfortunately, exposure to Asbestos can result in an individual developing a deadly form of cancer, known as mesothelioma. (more…)

Steps To Avoid Oklahoma Motorcycle Accidents This Winter

by Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys

While the short days and long nights of winter are upon us, many will continue to rely on motorcycles for transportation. But in December 2013, there were a total of 35 Oklahoma motorcycle accidents that occurred.

One Oklahoma motorcycle accident earlier this month highlights the dangers motorcyclists face—even when they are doing everything right. Reports indicate the crash happened on Dec. 13, on Highway 78, just south of Whitewright, Texas. (more…)

Oklahoma Awarded Grant To Reduce Asbestos And Associated Mesothelioma Cases

by Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys

While many of the products that have been created as a result of the industrial revolution have benefited society, some have come with particularly high human costs as well. Take asbestos, for instance. This chemical product was created as a fireproof insulator and has successfully been used in many factories, buildings, and ships; however, exposure to the product is also the only known cause for a deadly cancer known as Mesothelioma. (more…)

Help With Disability Benefits Is Available To Oklahoma Veterans

by Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys

The hoops a veteran must jump through in order to utilize their health and disability benefits can be overwhelming. This is highlighted by the recent scandal that has uncovered a mound of cases where some veterans have waited years—even decades—to receive benefits they are rightfully entitled to. (more…)