Occurrence of medical malpractice in the United States

The term “medical malpractice” is well known. Medical malpractice is one of the most common reasons for death in the United States, creating an environment full of anxiety, stress, and in some a lack of confidence in the medical profession. Cases of medical malpractice are very costly and generally cause a great deal of hardship… read more

What should I do to ensure compensation after a truck accident?

No one plans on getting hit by a truck. You’re driving along the FDR on your morning commute, minding your own business, when a semi-truck slams into the rear of your midsize sedan. Trucks represent a small but deadly portion of the 70,000 annual auto collisions in NYC. Semi-trucks can weigh up to 80 tons… read more

Insufficient warning on pot leads to lawsuit

Marijuana legalization has been a hot-button topic for several years. Advocates suggest that commercializing it would help remove the stigma and danger associated with the drug. However, a recent lawsuit against one of the largest marijuana growers in the nation may show consumers that making pot legal doesn’t necessarily make it safe. Two marijuana users… read more

Can you sue a hospital for being unclean?

Being ill is always unpleasant and all most people can think about is getting better as soon as possible. Fortunately, most medical professionals are dedicated to helping their patients as much as possible and trying to speed up their recovery if they can. However, it is a sad fact that not everyone is as diligent… read more

A bus is often deemed to be a common carrier

Not everyone enjoys using the bus, but many people in New York rely on these vehicles at one time or another. Furthermore, if you are visiting somewhere to see the sights, you might decide to take a trip on a tour bus. Whatever the case, there is a good chance that you will have experienced… read more

Study warns children are at risk of brain injury deaths

It is no secret that a brain injury is a very serious matter, no matter how old or young you are. Yet, as many parents in New York will agree, it is most people’s worst nightmare to learn that such an injury has befallen their child. Brain injuries can significantly affect all aspects of a… read more