Injury Law Blog

  • Implanon Lawsuits
    By Sandra Dalton, Staff Writer Implanon (etonogestrel implant) is a non-oral contraceptive that is implanted in the upper arm. While it is a convenient form of birth control that lasts three years without the need to take a daily pill or get repeated injections, it is also known to cause serious
  • NJ Legislation Passes to Help Car Accident Victims Recover Damages
    By Lynn Fugaro, Staff Writer Good news for drivers in the Garden State: Two pieces of legislation to help injured motorists recover damages following car accidents were signed into law on August 15 by New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy. NJ Senator Nicholas Scutari sponsored both pieces of legislation
  • Bus Safety For Back to School
    Children all over the country are heading back to school. Some students will be walking to school, others will catch a ride from mom, dad or grandma. But nearly 25 million U.S. students will take the bus to school. Luckily, school buses are one of the safest modes of transportation on the roadways
  • Uloric Lawsuits
    By Sandra Dalton, Staff Writer Uloric (febuxostat) is used to treat gout. In February 2019, after reviewing the results of a safety study, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a safety announcement warning that Uloric increase the risk of cardiovascular events and death and added a
  • OSHA guidelines, standards and safety rules apply to nearly every restaurant industry legal matter and it is a whole lot more than the little bit of text on the OSHA wall poster. Your case will more likely than not depend on the standards applied Read More
  • By Lynn Fugaro, Staff Writer An Athens, Ohio boy and his family have been awarded $44.5 million in a medical malpractice lawsuit in which the boy’s undiagnosed ear infection in 2014 caused a brain infection so severe it left the all of the boy’s Read More
  • BRCA stands for Breast Cancer susceptibility gene. There are two BRCA genes, BRCA1 and BRCA2, which work as tumor suppressors. Researchers have found that there are 1,800 different types of BRCA mutations. Some of these mutations are harmful and may Read More
  • Did you know that restaurants are more likely to experience workplace violence than any other industry in America? In this article we will help you find out why restaurants are so prone to violence, what leads to violence, the practical steps to Read More
  • The evolution of vehicle safety features has been in motion since the invention of the car. Since the first motorized vehicle was manufactured and sold, there have been several modifications and adjustments to protect drivers and riders. Much like Read More
  • For most of us, dogs really are man’s best friend. They fill our lives with love, laughter, and slobbery kisses. They are important members of our families. But we have to remember; they are animals and have animal instincts, which means in certain Read More
  • Notably, prior to the introduction of vaccines, many parents lived in fear that their children would contract dangerous childhood diseases and die or be left with lifelong injuries. Today medical misinformation and little knowledge or understanding Read More
  • By Lynn Fugaro, Staff Writer A woman, identified only as Jane Doe, filed a lawsuit last week against Facebook alleging that Facebook does not do enough to combat human trafficking and that its website provides an unrestricted platform for Read More
  • By Lynn Fugaro, Staff Writer If you have experienced the horror of being in an accident so severe that you had to be air lifted to a trauma center with the equipment and medical experts on staff save your life, the only thing on your mind is the Read More
  • Driving defensively doesn’t guarantee that you will reach your destination alive. There are other drivers on the road, and not all of them will drive as safely as you do. There are over 6 million car accidents in the US every year. Six percent of Read More
  • For years, researchers have been studying a possible link between breast implants and the development of Breast-Implant Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). But estimates of the risk of this happening have varied widely. So are Read More
  • Peripheral neuropathy is a painful and potentially debilitating disease that affects more than 3 million Americans every year. Peripheral neuropathy is the result of nerve damage that leads to weakness, numbness or painful sensations in the limbs. Read More
  • Do you want to win your slip, trip, and fall cases that take place in restaurants? Of course, you do. Did you know that slips, trips, and falls in the restaurant industry are completely different from slips, trips, and falls in any other industry? Read More
  • Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for children in the United States. As parents, we try our best to keep our children out of harm’s way by ensuring they are always sitting in the back, buckled up and in an appropriate car seat Read More
  • Since 1989, the number of breast cancer deaths has significantly decreased. This decrease is credited mainly to groups who began raising awareness about breast cancer during the 1980s. Because of the emphasis put on women’s breast cancer from Read More

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