As more and more IVC filter lawsuits are being seen in the media, doctors and patients are beginning to see more adverse effects of this product. The issues are seen once the filter has been implanted into a patient. The purpose of the device is to help catch blood clots; however, rather than doing this, the device migrates to other parts of the body, perforates organs and causes other issues for the patient. […]
Every year, doctors are implanting almost a quarter of a million IVC filters into patients who are at risk for blood clots; however, new studies have revealed that there are a number of serious dangers associated with these medical devices. […]
If you have suffered an injury or a family member has died, after being given Xarelto, you may wonder if you can file a lawsuit. The best way to determine this is by scheduling a consultation with an attorney who specializes in these types of cases. They will be able to review the facts of your situation and determine if you may be able to recover monetary compensation. […]
Doctors who order several days of rest after a person suffers a concussion are giving sound advice according to new data from animal studies.
If your family member died in a car accident, it's important that you make informed decisions that best serve you and your family to preserve your rights related to the wrongful death of your loved one.
This blog post discusses the premise that the gender of the personal injury attorney you choose matters and suggests that a female attorney could be a better fit for your injury case for the following four reasons:
Elevators must be properly installed, repaired, maintained, and inspected, and the laws surrounding elevators are complex. Elevators are not supposed to stop abruptly or lurch and are supposed to line up with the floor. Interruptions with or failure of the electronics and computer programs can cause sudden elevator stops or drops. Injuries such as back, neck, and knee injuries are common when an elevator fails.
Recently, a 33-year-old Rogersville resident was sentenced after pleading guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the death of 84-year-old William H. Hughes of Seymour. Chad Lee Bybee was involved in a DUI accident in October of 2013 that left Hughes dead, and two children injured.
According to the most recent Missouri Department of Labor and Industrial Relations report, fatal accidents in the workplace are becoming more common. It is known that certain industries put employees at an increased risk of injury or death, such as the construction industry, emergency first responders.
Naturally, consumers believe that if they pay for uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage as a part of their automobile policies, they will be covered in the event they are involved in an accident with another motorist who is underinsured. While this is partially true, you may not be covered to the extent to which you believe.