When shopping in a grocery store, we are usually concentrating more on the products that we want to purchase rather than our safety, and understandably so. We have the right to expect that the premises we are shopping in will be made reasonably safe for us. However, it is an unfortunate fact that countless people become injured every year in supermarkets.
In multiple ways that even those aware of the law don’t always stop to remember, The Jones Act provides protections for people who work in and around U.S. waters.
The sun is shining, there's a nice cool breeze and you can't see a cloud for miles. It's time to hop on your motorcycle and go for a ride. If you decide to take out the bike on the open road, make sure you're feeling up for it. In all driving situations, especially on a motorcycle, being in control and aware are extremely important. If you're feeling down, ill or impaired, it's best to leave the bike at home.
When workers are injured in the employment environment, they usually have the right to claim workers' compensation for any damages that they suffered. However, if you are an injured sea or river worker, you will probably not have the same privileges. This is because sea and river workers are subject to maritime law, which includes the Jones Act.
It's very common for married couples to stop being in a romantic relationship but to continue being friends. There does not always need to be conflict, toxicity and negativity in a marriage in order for a divorce to be necessary. Sometimes, married couples simply grow apart and want to live separate lives.