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What support is there for victims of brain injury?

Throughout New York, countless families have had to adapt to the serious injuries suffered by one or more of their loved ones. Tragic accidents caused by the negligence, carelessness or even malice of other people can result in life-changing harm being caused to innocent people. This can range from minor injuries that take them out of work for a brief period while they recover, to those that leave them permanently changed or disabled.

Malpractice awards are often subject to caps

The majority of New York residents have to rely on a medical practitioner at some point in their lives. Whether you have a minor illness or are in need of a major operation or serious treatment, you hope that your doctors will act with due diligence and do all they can to speed your recovery. Often this is the case. However, all too often patients suffer at the hands of negligent medical professionals. If this happens to you, you may want to consider taking legal action.

A contusion may be as serious as a concussion

It is no secret that the brain is an exceedingly delicate organ. Unfortunately, every year in New York, countless individuals suffer injuries to their heads that result in long-term damage to their brains. No matter how small the impact may initially seem, if you hit your head, it is always advisable to seek immediate medical attention. The faster a brain injury is identified, the greater the chance that it may be possible for physicians to treat it and limit the damage sustained.

Are brain injuries easy to detect?

Most people in New York will have hit their head on something at some point in their lives. However, something that far too few people realize is that even a seemingly minor knock can have life-changing consequences. The brain is extremely delicate and even with the protection of the skull, it can still be seriously damaged by falls, violent shaking or even oxygen deprivation.

Wrongful death suit filed over budding actress' death

Losing a loved one is never easy, especially when their death is sudden and unexpected. All too often, lives are ended as the result of another person's negligence, carelessness or even malice. These tragic incidents leave families struggling to understand how or why such a thing could have happened and wondering how to move forward.

Do you have a medical malpractice case?

Whether you have suffered an injury, you're coping with an ongoing illness or even if you're receiving care during your pregnancy or birth, you put your well-being in the hands of medical professionals. Sadly, although many doctors and nurses perform their jobs excellently, some do not exercise sufficient care. As a result, many patients in New York and throughout the U.S. see their conditions exacerbated or simply left undiagnosed.

Mother sues Sheriff's Office over her daughter's death

If a person close to you has ever been endangered by someone else's negligence, you may have found yourself wanting to seek justice for the wrongdoing. But what if that incident didn't simply endanger your loved one, but brought about their death? Sadly, families across the U.S. experience the wrongful death of someone close to them all too often and New York families are no exception. In such cases, some choose to challenge those responsible in order to find answers, closure and compensation for their loss.

Cancer patient has wrong kidney removed

Going for surgery can be a daunting experience, whether it is for a minor operation or a life-saving one. For patients in New York, having an experienced doctor for the procedure might ease your mind. Unfortunately, even the best surgeons are capable of making a surgical error, and when this happens it is the patient who pays the consequences.

Mother files wrongful death suit against New York City

It is alarming to think about how much we rely on the diligence and responsibility of other people in our day-to-day lives. Your personal safety and that of your loved ones depends heavily on the people around you. A distracted driver, an inattentive caregiver, a negligent doctor or any number of other individuals could cause serious injuries or even a fatal accident. In New York, a grieving mother has filed a lawsuit following the death of her son last October.

Couple to receive almost $8 million in medical malpractice suit

When medical professionals make mistakes, it is almost always their patients who suffer the shortcomings of their negligence. In a profession where people's lives and well-being are so much at stake, attention to detail is vital and mistakes can be costly. Incidences of medical malpractice are all too common in New York. Patients should be prepared to hold their doctors accountable for their errors, in order to prevent anyone else coming to harm.


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