Meet the young tech entrepreneur Abbygale Ritualo from Orange, California
Abbygale Ritualo is a Digital Marketing Consultant and Tech entrepreneur, UX/ UI web designer, SEO expert, and author/writer. She is the founder of OC Marketing Solutions helping small and medium businesses grow using innovative marketing techniques. She produces authoritative, long-form content about Google Analytics, SEO, Facebook Ads, etc. almost every day.
Abby with the goal of helping other businesses maximize social media that makes a “difference.” In a little over a year, she has built a profitable, self-branded business around a website that has generated Four Million page views.
She works in close collaboration with e-commerce conglomerates and established brands, whom some are exceeding 6-7 digit in revenue annually.
A few years ago, ocmarketingsolutions.com was recognized as one of IBM’s digital awards “Top 10 rising online marketing resource of 2016″ . It is simply the most complete online resource of marketing services, online and print.
Abby is one of the most well-known names in marketing today, when she’s not creating campaigns or writing, she’s snorkeling in Catalina Island. Abby is currently residing & learning in Orange County, California.
About Abbygale Ritualo
Date of Birth: January 28, 1989
Place of Birth: Manila, Philippines
Profession: Creative art director, Marketing director, Entrepreneur, Web designer, Web developer, Graphics Designer, App Developer/ Designer
She saw the potential of digital marketing and decided to launch her own business in an attempt to help all sizes of businesses. She drew inspiration by watching youtube videos and attending free community classes while working full time to learn how to design, code, and develop websites and apps. In 2014, she started in a famous resto-bar-hotel company that has a multi-branch all over California as the company’s first female marketing manager and later headed all marketing and commerce. After working for 5 years and almost giving up, she finally debuted her own website design firm that later turned into full digital and print marketing company. https://ocmarketingsolutions.com
About OC Marketing Solutions
Passionate Marketing Experts
For the past 10 years, we have helped businesses create their brand presence and achieve their goals. Our process is designed to empower your brand and outfit your business with the marketing tools needed to succeed. Talk to us today about how we can support your growth, limit your turnover, and put you on a solid track to success and profit.
Our Analytical Approach
Our service includes a comprehensive consultation to help identify gaps and opportunities and results in a comprehensive report that includes a project plan with timelines and cost analysis. Our individualized plans are made up of quality services that will help you get there quickly and smoothly.
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Umar Nisar was born and raised in the busy city of Abbottabad. As a journalist, Umar Nisar has contributed to many online publications including PAK Today and the Huffing Post. In regards to academics, Umar Nisar earned a degree in business from the Abbottabad UST, Havelian. Umar Nisar follows the money and covers all aspects of emerging tech here at The Hear Up.
When Can You Sue For Getting Cancer?
Being diagnosed with cancer can be devastating and affect anyone at any age. Several factors, such as genetics and lifestyle, can cause it. However, cancer can also be caused by the negligence of others. In such an instance, you can sue the people responsible for causing your cancer and claim compensation for the diagnosis and any associated damages.
Determining when and who to sue for getting cancer can be a complex process. So, it’s a wise idea to hire a lawyer to get you through the process and get the compensation you deserve. The attorney can advise you on when, how, and whom to sue for getting cancer.
With that said, here’s when you can sue for getting cancer:
- Product Liability
You can sue for getting cancer from a defective product. For example, in one hair product cancer lawsuit, a claim was made that a hair straightening product was causing uterine cancer in women. The defects in the hair product increase the risk of developing uterine cancer for whoever uses it. If you think you’re in a similar situation, you can sue the manufacturers if a certain product increases your risk of developing cancer.
However, proving your case and claiming compensation can be challenging. In such a case, you must prove the defective product caused your cancer to sue the manufacturer or retailer. You’ll have to request tests on the products to prove the defect and the relationship to cancer development. The product defect has to have caused your cancer diagnosis directly. One example is when the product has excessive amounts of lead. You’ll need to hire experts or resort to government authorities to investigate the product to prove this. This way, you have a piece of solid evidence to sue the product manufacturer.
- Medical Negligence
Medical negligence is one of the most common reasons to sue for getting cancer. You could sue for medical malpractice if the doctors, healthcare facility, hospital, or other medical professionals failed to offer the standard of care causing your cancer diagnosis. For example, if the doctor failed to order necessary tests or misdiagnosed your case resulting in cancer progression, you can sue for medical negligence.
To successfully sue for medical negligence, you must prove that the medical practitioner’s actions directly caused your cancer diagnosis. You must also show that you suffered damage because of the negligent actions of the medical practitioner. By doing so, you can claim compensation for treatment of progressing cancer, lost wages if you cannot work, and pain and suffering.
- Environmental Factors
Exposure to environmental pollutants and toxins is a common risk factor for cancer. Prolonged exposure to asbestos at the workplace, radiation, and other chemicals can increase cancer risk. If you can prove your cancer was caused by exposure to a certain environmental toxin like asbestos, consider suing the company or entity responsible for the pollutants.
Suppose a company’s activities produce excessive radiation that affects the population in a specific area and results in cancer. In that case, you can sue that company for exposing you to toxins that caused the development of your cancer.
Like the previous points, you must prove your cancer was directly caused by a specific substance you were exposed to. You’ll also have to show that the exposure was from the negligence of the company or entity you’re suing. Another aspect you must consider is the entity’s knowledge of the potential risks of exposing people to the toxin or substance. Since you’ll also claim that the company or entity was negligent, expose their bad practices that contributed to the development of your cancer.
Additionally, working in a hazardous environment may expose you to substances or toxins that can increase your cancer risk. For instance, if you’re a construction worker with constant exposure to asbestos, you’ll be at risk of developing cancer. Working as a firefighter can also expose you to asbestos and other carcinogenic substances that cause cancer.
You can sue your employer for getting cancer while working in a hazardous environment. To be successful, you must prove the cancer was caused directly by exposure to a specific chemical or substance at the workplace or in the line of duty. For example, getting cancer from asbestos exposure at a construction site.
In such a suit, you’ll claim compensation for the medical expenses covering the diagnosis and treatment, lost wages, damages for the pain and suffering caused to you and your family, and other associated costs.
Conclusion Getting a cancer diagnosis because of someone else’s negligence can be traumatizing and devastating. However, you can get a little relief through compensation for the medical expenses and other related damages, such as pain and suffering. The process of suing for getting cancer can be complicated, and it’d be best to hire an experienced lawyer to handle the litigation process. An attorney can also advise on the available legal options available and the compensation to seek.
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