Personal Injury

Hospice Care Negligence

Hospice care (also known as palliative care, when begun at diagnosis) is for terminally ill people who have stopped life-saving treatment. It is intended to keep recipients comfortable and cared for during their final days. However, without proper caution, training,...

Liability for Water Park Injuries

Water parks are popular destinations for families and thrill-seekers, especially during the summer months. However, they present an overabundance of opportunities for accidents. The types of injuries possible at a waterpark range from mere slips and falls to severe...

Motorcycle Safety Tips

Most motorcyclists understand that riding a motorcycle is more dangerous compared to operating a vehicle. When motorcycle accidents happen, they often result in catastrophic injuries and fatalities. According to 2015 report by the National Highway Traffic Safety...

Can You Sue If You Were Injured by a Bouncer?

A bar or nightclub employee, as well as the property owner, could be held liable for any personal injuries suffered by their patrons, such as injuries caused by a bouncer or security personnel. On many occasions, security personnel may become aggressive and inflict...

House Passes Medical Malpractice Bill

Last month, the House of Representatives passed a bill which sets a cap on medical malpractice lawsuits by limiting plaintiff noneconomic damages to $250,000. The "Protecting Access to Care Act" was passed by a vote count of 218-210.If the bill were to become law, it...

Overprescribing Opioids & Medical Malpractice

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) declared that prescription drug abuse is an epidemic in the United States. Deaths from overdose related to prescription opioid medication have increased to around 17,000 fatalities every year.So what are opioids?...

Beware of Swimming Pool Accidents This Summer

Swimming pools are a popular attraction for many people who are seeking relief from the high summer temperatures. Unfortunately, there are many preventable pool accidents that occur every year. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that about 10 people...