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I was a freshman in college. He was my boyfriend. I can’t remember how long we had been dating, maybe a few weeks. I had never had sex before, but not because I didn’t want to. We were drunk, went back to his room. We were fooling around. We had been drunk and fooled around …

Workers’ Compensation Drug Test in Vermont

Every employee deserves safe, fair conditions in the workplace. Unfortunately, work-related accidents remain a serious issue. In Vermont, businesses and organizations are required to provide workers’ compensation insurance coverage for their employees. If you are hurt on the job, you can file a claim for benefits through workers’ compensation. You may be wondering: Can my …

Employer Lied to Workers’ Compensation

Employers in the state of Vermont are required to carry workers’ compensation insurance, which provides coverage for injured employees after a workplace accident. Workers’ compensation coverage is a great relief for employees, as it can help pay their medical bills and even make up a portion of their lost income if they sustain an injury …

Rutland mother files lawsuit against daycare owner after alleged druggings leave one child dead, another affected

A Vermont daycare owner is facing litigation in civil court after a mother reported the defendant had drugged an infant child while under the daycare’s supervision. The mother, Melanie McAtee, filed a lawsuit against Stacey Vaillancourt in April. According to Attorney Tristan Larson, the lawsuit is meant to compensate the family through unspecified damages as …

Rutland Family Sues Stacey Vaillancourt for Unauthorized Medication of Child

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tristan Christopher Larson 802-779-9771 RUTLAND CITY, VERMONT (May 3, 2021) — A Rutland family has filed a lawsuit against Stacey Vaillancourt for their minor child who attended the same daycare as Harper Rose Briar, who died at the daycare in 2019. The lawsuit accuses Stacey Vaillancourt of giving their child diphenhydramine, …

What is a Black Box?

A black box, also known as an Event Data Recorder (EDR) is a small device in a car that records driving data. Black boxes were originally invented for use in airplanes and have been used in cars since the early 2000s. The data recorded in black boxes often includes braking, acceleration, airbag deployment, seat belt …

Difference Between Workers’ Compensation and Disability

Knowing that you have a source of income to help meet your basic costs of living in the event that you are injured and unable to work can be an incredible relief. That’s why understanding your insurance options — both privately and through your employer — and ensuring that you’re protected should you be rendered …

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If you’ve been seriously injured, our Rutland, VT personal injury law firm is here to provide you support, guidance, and representation as you seek damages. Please call us today for a free consultation. We can begin working on your case immediately.

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