Entries by Apsosredesign

Personal Injury Claims

Personal injury occurs when a person’s body, mind, emotions, or reputation is injured. In other words, a personal injury claim is when the harm pertains to the person, as opposed to property or an item.  Most personal injury cases never go to court. It is estimated around 95% of the personal injury cases are settled […]

The 411 of Medical Malpractice

What is Medical Malpractice Medical malpractice is when a person suffers an injury due to a hospital, doctor, or healthcare professional’s negligence. This negligence could come in the form of errors in diagnosis, treatment, aftercare, or health management. For the injury to be considered medical malpractice, the patient must show the physician acted with negligence, […]

Knee Replacement Lawsuits: Loosening, Pain, and Recalls

When a person decides to have a knee replacement, their quality of life has diminished to the point where they chose to give up past enjoyments such as sports or recreational activities to live free from persistent pain. After seeking out the best options and doctors and trusting the implant to complete its function to […]

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Hunting Accidents: the facts and how to get help

Hunting accidents, while uncommon, leave devastating consequences. The steps you take following such an occurrence determines how you navigate the aftermath of such an unfortunate event.  Substantial injuries are an inherent risk in hunting. Consider the environment encompassing hunting: camouflaged individuals utilizing tools intended to end life, often from high areas or through mud, wet, […]

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Construction accident: workers’ comp or third party claim?

In 2018, OSHA reported one of every five fatalities in the private industry was in construction. The top reasons for these 591 construction workers’ deaths: the “Fatal Four.” Falls, being struck by an object, electrocution, and caught-in between led the pack in construction deaths.   Statistics for construction accidents The Fatal Four accounted for over […]

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Essure: permanent birth control or permanent problem?

On August 20, 2020, Bayer released a statement announcing 90% of the U.S. Essure claims would be resolved with a 1.6 billion dollar payout. At the time of the press release, there were a total of 39,000 claims of device-related injuries. Bayer stated the settlement requires claimants to dismiss their case or not file and […]

The Legal Woes of Elmiron

The trouble with Johnson & Johnson’s talc baby powder was not the last of their legal woes. Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, is now adding to the legal battles. One particular medication, Elmiron, has presented itself as the newest offender in a promised cure, manifesting into unexpected and unmarked complications. What is […]