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August 2016 Archives

Unleashed pets pose a serious danger to drivers

Being involved in an accident is an emotional experience. However, when the accident involves an animal, the emotional aspect of an accident can be even more amplified. Occasionally, wildlife is to blame for serious car accidents. However, just as often domestic animals are responsible too. When an unleashed pet causes a car accident, it is important for those injured to understand that the pet's owner may be responsible.

Check for recalls routinely

For many people, recalls are something they may hear about only a couple of times by chance, on the news or shared on Facebook. But the defective or at-risk products people inadvertently come across may not actually be recalls that are relevant to them. However, it is good habit to make a point of checking online for recalls at least a couple of times yearly in order to ensure you have not missed anything pertinent and possibly detrimental to you or your loved ones.

Identifying product liability takes the help of a professional

Despite the fact that dangerous and defective products cause thousands of injuries each year to consumers, few individuals actually know what products liability is. Many times, identifying the negligence that prompts a products liability lawsuit is extremely difficult. Fortunately, for individuals that have been injured by defective or dangerous products, there are experienced legal professionals that can help.

Do birth injuries commonly result in medical malpractice?

Medical malpractice lawsuits are legal actions that encompass a great number of injuries resulting from medical negligence. Occasionally, these lawsuits can be against an individual provider or nurse, or an entire facility and its staff. Any injury or loss resulting from medical care can be grounds to file a medical malpractice action. This includes injuries or loss suffered by a child or mother before, during, and after labor and delivery.