Medical Malpractice: The Problem With The Lack Of Informed Consent

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As a patient, you have a right to know the potential risks of any surgical procedure before allowing a doctor to operate.  Although doctors are required to obtain consent from patients before performing surgery, they are also required to ensure that you are in fact “informed”. This means that as a patient, a doctor has …

Product Defect: What You Need To Know About Product Liability

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As consumers, we make a lot of purchases. By the time a product hits the shelves and makes its way into your life, it has already passed through various phases of development. This is the case with every product that is designed, manufactured, marketed and sold.  However, problems with the product can arise at any …

3 Tips For Getting The Best Personal Injury Claim Settlement

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You’ve filed an injury claim with an insurance company. Now what? The most important thing to know is that the insurer wants to get all of the necessary facts before it agrees to settle your claim, and it wants to resolve your case in the cheapest way possible. That is how insurance carriers make money. …

The Most Common Motor Disability In Children Could Have Been Prevented

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Cerebral palsy is one of the most serious health problems caused by birth injuries and medical malpractice during labor and childbirth. Although there are a variety of factors that can cause cerebral palsy, the condition is thought to be caused by a lack of oxygen to the infant’s brain during childbirth. The diagnosis of cerebral …