When a Car Accident Leads to Trouble: Why Medical Treatment is Important

Heather Childers of Fox News spoke up about her frightening and life-changing story this week. You may know her from Fox & Friends First and she has been off the air for quite some time but has now shared details about why she was missing for so long. Surprisingly, it was due to a medical [...]

By | 2018-09-06T21:39:30-04:00 September 6th, 2018|Auto Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury|0 Comments

When Doctors Ignore Women During Childbirth, Medical Malpractice May Soon Follow

NEW YORK. According to NPR and ProPublica, more women die in childbirth in America than in any other developed country. The investigative report found that hospital care is geared toward the wellbeing of the newborn, while not always considering the health of the mother. Hospitals and doctors may not be [...]

By | 2018-08-18T02:22:42-04:00 December 8th, 2017|Accidents, Medical Malpractice|0 Comments

What Are “Never Events” – and How Do They Lead to Wrongful Death in Hospitals? New York City Accident Attorney Investigates

Hospitals should be safe facilities, dedicated to healing and rehabilitation. Unfortunately, many of them are unbelievably busy, staffed by overworked nurses and doctors who can make mistakes under pressure. […]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:15-04:00 September 12th, 2016|Medical Malpractice|Comments Off on What Are “Never Events” – and How Do They Lead to Wrongful Death in Hospitals? New York City Accident Attorney Investigates

Study Suggests Medical Errors Are Third Leading Cause of Death in United States – New York City Injury Attorney Investigates

Medical errors may be the third leading cause of death in the United States, according to a Johns Hopkins University study. This would mean medical mistakes kill more people than stroke, lower respiratory disease and unintentional injuries. […]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:20-04:00 May 9th, 2016|Medical Malpractice|Comments Off on Study Suggests Medical Errors Are Third Leading Cause of Death in United States – New York City Injury Attorney Investigates

Personal Injury Claim Advice

No one goes into a personal injury claim knowing exactly what to expect. It is a time of uncertainty for anyone who has had the misfortune of being injured through another party’s fault. Filing a personal injury claim involves navigating unfamiliar waters, and the end result determines whether or not you’ll receive the compensation you [...]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:31-04:00 September 24th, 2015|Accidents, Auto Accidents, Construction Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents|Comments Off on Personal Injury Claim Advice

Personal Injury Case Statistics: What You Need to Know

If you’re thinking of filing a personal injury claim after being hurt in a car accident, on the job, or due to medical errors, it pays to be informed about the typical outcomes of these types of cases. Experiencing an injury is one of the most stressful events most people will face in their lives, [...]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:33-04:00 July 30th, 2015|Accidents, Auto Accidents, Construction Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents|Comments Off on Personal Injury Case Statistics: What You Need to Know

What You Need to Know Before Filing a Malpractice Suit

Like any case involving personal injury, medical malpractice lawsuits can have life-changing repercussions for both plaintiffs and defendants. Victims of malpractice should seek compensation if they have a valid claim, but they should be aware of all the steps and possible outcomes beforehand so they can make an informed decision. Here is some background information [...]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:34-04:00 June 24th, 2015|Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury|Comments Off on What You Need to Know Before Filing a Malpractice Suit

Best Way to Avoid Malpractice Suits

Malpractice suits are a time-consuming, emotionally draining reality of being a medical doctor or being under a doctor’s care. Sometimes, unfortunately, doctors make mistakes when treating patients, often resulting in permanent injury or even death. When this is the case, patients are fully justified in seeking financial remuneration through a malpractice suit. There are [...]

By | 2018-08-18T04:54:18-04:00 June 5th, 2015|Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury|Comments Off on Best Way to Avoid Malpractice Suits

When to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer

Suffering an injury is a traumatic experience no matter what the cause, but it is even worse if someone else is at fault. If you or someone you love has suffered bodily harm because of negligence, it can be a very isolating ordeal to go through. But you aren’t alone—personal injury lawyers help people who [...]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:43-04:00 May 20th, 2015|Auto Accidents, Medical Malpractice|Comments Off on When to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer

A New Study Shows That Tort Reform Has Failed

You may remember that back in January, I wrote a couple of posts about tort reform (if you missed them, you can find them here & here); to briefly recap, tort reformists claim that by capping compensation payouts, insurance premiums and medical costs are lower for consumers. On the face of it, this seems perfectly [...]

By | 2017-09-06T14:02:43-04:00 March 6th, 2015|Medical Malpractice, Tort Reform|Comments Off on A New Study Shows That Tort Reform Has Failed