10 Habits of Safe Construction Workers

The A&M Teamconstruction accidents, Personal Injury, Workers Compensation


    The construction industry is one of the most important, and dangerous. Those who work in the industry put themselves at risk of injury, and even death, every single day in order to improve roadways, build new homes and corporate structures, and maintain buildings. Because of the high level of risk associated with the job, it is all the more important … Read More

The A&M Team10 Habits of Safe Construction Workers

The Top Causes of Boating Accidents

The A&M TeamBoating Accidents, Personal Injury


    Regardless of the time of year, it is important to be aware of some of the top causes of boating accidents in the United States. With this, it is always a good idea to check your safety equipment before heading out on the beautiful Oklahoma waters. The fun and excitement of taking your boat out on the waters can quickly … Read More

The A&M TeamThe Top Causes of Boating Accidents

Common Causes of Pedestrian Accidents

The A&M TeamPersonal Injury


    Pedestrian accidents occur for a wide range of reasons, whether the unsuspecting pedestrian is struck by a vehicle, or the person was distracted and is to blame. In some cases, pedestrian accidents happen because the person is not paying attention, decides to cross the street without a crosswalk, swerves off a sidewalk, or is walking or bicycling against a traffic … Read More

The A&M TeamCommon Causes of Pedestrian Accidents

What is considered Nursing Home Abuse?

The A&M TeamNursing Home Abuse


Unfortunately, many elderly adults are abused in their own homes, in trusted facilities responsible for caring for them, and in relatives’ homes. Here at Atkins & Markoff, we understand how difficult it can be to deal with these types of situations as family members. You assume your loved one will be taken care of and treated with respect when you … Read More

The A&M TeamWhat is considered Nursing Home Abuse?

The Most Common Reasons for Divorce

The A&M TeamFamily Law


Making the decision to get married and spend the rest of your life with another person is not one that should be taken lightly, and neither is divorce. Many people who enter into a marriage do so with no intention of getting divorced, regardless of what takes place during the marriage. However, divorce has become extremely common in the United … Read More

The A&M TeamThe Most Common Reasons for Divorce

How to improve your credit the right way?

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    There are many different reasons why a person’s credit can be ruined. Whether you’ve gotten in over your head in debt, made one too many late payments, or have been forced to file for bankruptcy. Regardless of the reason your credit has been destroyed, rebuilding said credit is thankfully not out of the question. When it comes to the daunting … Read More

The A&M TeamHow to improve your credit the right way?

The Top 15 Juvenile Crimes

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The large majority of juvenile crimes are usually misdemeanor crimes, such as vandalism, shoplifting, and simple assault. With this, most crimes committed by juveniles are first-time offenses. However, there are also numerous juvenile felonies that take place each year for far more serious crimes, including homicide and grand theft. Those involved with the juvenile justice system are generally committed to … Read More

The A&M TeamThe Top 15 Juvenile Crimes

Marriage vs. Common Law: What it Means Financially

The A&M TeamFamily Law


For some people, the decision to get married is a financial one. There are numerous financial benefits that couples who are married or have entered into a common law union can benefit from. If you and your partner are in a committed relationship but for whatever reason do not want to officially get married, you can still reap the financial … Read More

The A&M TeamMarriage vs. Common Law: What it Means Financially

Understanding Grandparents’ Rights and Options in Custody

The A&M TeamFamily Law


In today’s world, many families are affected by divorce and separation. In the aftermath of these difficult situations, many grandparents unfortunately lose contact with their grandchildren. Many children enjoy and benefit from spending time with their grandparents, and vice versa. However, if parents do not want their children to spend time with the grandparents after a divorce or separation, it … Read More

The A&M TeamUnderstanding Grandparents’ Rights and Options in Custody

Estate Planning Mistakes to Avoid

The A&M TeamEstate Planning


When many people hear the words ‘estate planning’, they think of something that is just for the rich and famous. However, this couldn’t be farther from the truth. Most people have at least something of value, whether it be money in the bank, a car, or a home. By planning ahead and being proactive about having an estate plan in … Read More

The A&M TeamEstate Planning Mistakes to Avoid