Is My Defective Drug Case Part of A Class Action Lawsuit?

You are taking a drug and you have suffered an injury. You do your research and you see that other people have been injured by the same drug. You want to call a lawyer to find out if you have any legal rights. You want to know if you…

Adidas SpringBlade: Class Action Lawsuit

Adidas America, Inc. is currently facing a class action lawsuit because of an allegedly defective running shoe. The lawsuit has been filed in New York federal court and claims that the first edition of the Adidas SpringBlade running shoes have…

How to Find a Good Doctor Using Online Tools

Choosing a good doctor can be tough. When you are injured or become ill, you need quick access to quality medical care and a physician that is certified in the right specialty area. On top of that, they need to accept your health insurance,…

Study Finds Medical Omissions Lead to Malpractice Cases

It has been discovered that healthcare providers face significant medical malpractice lawsuits for treatment options that they overlook or fail to provide. A new study by The Sullivan Group reveals the many way doctors may be liable for the…

Common Medical Malpractice: Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Misdiagnosis

Misdiagnosis is the number one medical malpractice and multiple sclerosis (MS) is one disease that is commonly misdiagnosed. A recent UK study suggests that as many as four in five MS patients are wrongly diagnosed prior to discovering the…

Recalls and Product Liability News

Safety should always be a top concern for manufacturers and distributors. These companies are legally obliged make sure the items they produce are safe for consumer usage. Any defective or unsafe products can cause serious damage if not identified…

Construction Site Fall Prevention Tips

Contractors are at high risk of falling from an elevated location while at work. In fact, falling is a leading cause of injury and the number one cause of death for construction workers. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration,…

Doctor Intentionally Misdiagnoses Patients with Cancer, Receives 45 Years

One of the most infamous medical malpractice cases in history was sentenced in court earlier this month. A Michigan doctor was taken into custody in 2013 for purposely misdiagnosing several patients with cancer for his personal financial benefit.…

Electrical Injury Risk on Construction Sites

Construction sites are often very active environments. Many different contractors can be present and working on multiple projects at one time. Not to mention the pedestrians or civilians that may be nearby if the site is remains open to the…

Study Finds Misdiagnosis the Top Medical Malpractice

A recent study published in BMJ Quality & Safety found diagnostic errors (wrong diagnosis, no diagnosis, and delayed diagnosis) to be the number one cause of medical malpractice. Researchers at the John Hopkins University School of Medicine…