What Is Medical Malpractice?

Medical malpractice occurs when a medical practitioner or another health care provider provides treatment that does not meet the accepted standard of care, resulting in injury or death. In an emergency setting, the risks of receiving negligent care increase due to the chaotic, fast-paced nature of the situation. Mistakes made by first responders or emergency […]

Most Common Slip-and-Fall Injuries

Slip-and-fall accidents are sometimes viewed as frivolous lawsuits. Unfortunately, because so much suffering can result from a common slip-and-fall accident, it is essential to hold businesses and property holders responsible. The National Safety Council reports that slip-and-fall accidents cause a high percentage of total injuries sustained by Americans of all ages each year. Serious injuries, […]

Recent Product Recalls You Might Not Know About

Faulty products at home, in the garage, or at the office can lead to serious injuries and unpredictable personal damages. Manufacturers must attempt to recall faulty products as soon as possible to limit owner or consumer damage. Here are some recent product recalls you might not know about: Car Airbags Takata added more makes and […]

How Do I Know If a Product Is Being Recalled?

A recall is an action taken by the government or a manufacturer when a product could pose a health or safety problem to the public. The recall may require that the item be removed from the market or a consumer may be able to replace the item with a newer model without the defect. In […]

Can I Sue For Food Poisoning?

Food poisoning can occur in any type of restaurant or food distribution center. It is most often the result of mishandling foods, either by improper storage or sanitary issues. Food poisoning can cause serious health related issues and, in some cases, death.   Food Poisoning and Product Liability Under Florida law, food poisoning is usually […]

Ways You’re Sabotaging Your Personal Injury Case

When you are involved in a personal injury case, you must realize that everything you do or say can be held against you by the opposing counsel. It is the job of the opposing attorney to find reason to deny your claim for compensation. With this in mind, there are a few things that everyone […]