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Can a Medical Diagnosis Be Negligent?
When people think about medical mistakes, they tend to think of surgical errors (operating on the wrong foot), medication errors (prescribing or distributing the wrong medication or dose) or childbirth errors (waiting too long for a cesarean section). In fact, the most common medical mistakes are errors ... Read more

Medical Treatment Errors Can Cause Injury
Most of us place a lot of trust in the expertise of our doctors and hospitals. We like to think that we are safe in their hands. However, this is not always the case. Doctors and other healthcare providers are human. Sometimes, they make mistakes. They make mistakes in diagnosis. They make mistakes in ... Read more

My Surgery Was Not Necessary. Can I Sue?
Each year, 48 million surgeries are performed in the United States. Many of these surgeries are necessary and improve or save patients’ lives. However, as many as half of these surgeries may not be necessary. All surgeries come with the risk of complications such as hemorrhage, damage to organs, infection ... Read more

Over-Use of Antipsychotic Drugs in Nursing Homes
Nearly 22 percent of elderly residents in U.S. nursing homes regularly receive antipsychotic medications, often without a proper diagnosis to warrant their use. These number are lower than they were a few years ago, but they are still quite significant. These drugs can be useful, but they can also have ... Read more

Can I Sue a Hospital that Vaccinates My Newborn Against My Will?
When born in a hospital, a baby is routinely given a Hepatitis B shot, a vitamin K injection and an application of ointment in the eyes. In all states, a parent can refuse these treatments. It is best to use a waiver signed ahead of time and submitted to the hospital. The American Academy of Pediatrics ... Read more

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THe mother can pursue a personal injury claim for your granddaughter based on the theory of negligent supervisiion. It is a difficult case to prove, but not impossible. Assuming this is a public schoo ...Read more

Sure - problem may lie with whethe you can actualy collect any money from him. Oddly, this might be a homeowners or renters liability insurance claim if it was his house. 

This sounds like the problem is the ability to collect for the damages and the lawyers filed suit to simply preserve your statute of limitations. You need to focus on finding ANY lawyer that will take ...Read more

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Winter is Back and It’s Time for a Winter Driving Review

Winter Driving; I’m usually someone who likes winter until after January 1. Unfortunately, we are dealing with a lot more zero and sub-zero temperatures much earlier than in past years. Not only ... Read more

18.5M Settlement in Cook County for Children Injured by a Nissan

Last month a Cook County Judge approved a settlement of $18,500,000.00 for three children standing on a sidewalk who were injured after being struck by a Nissan. (Chicago Daily Law Bulletin 12/27/16) ... Read more

Inadequate Machine Guarding as Leading Cause of Workplace Amputations

According to the recent OSHA Quick Takes Newsletter, the agency receives an average of seven notices per day of work injuries resulting in amputation.  This figure may actuall ... Read more

When Surgeons Operate on the Wrong Site

When a person goes into the hospital for a surgical procedure, the last question to cross their mind may be: “what happens if the doctor does the wrong surgery?” But, a ... Read more

THREE TIPS FROM A CAR ACCIDENT LAWYER ON MAKING A DIMINISHED VALUE CLAIM

THREE TIPS FROM A CAR ACCIDENT LAWYER ON MAKING A DIMINISHED VALUE CLAIM The Zanes Law personal injury lawyers in Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona have represented thousands of clients over the years. ... Read more

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