Infants are forever inquisitive and in motion, and those two traits can spell problems whenever they are crawling, twisting, reaching and otherwise contorting.
Ohio residents may be interested in a medical malpractice lawsuit involving the John Cochran VA Medical Center in St. Louis. An Army veteran, postal worker and father of three became paralyzed at the age of 43 as the result of several alleged medical mistakes. After hearing the case, a judge ordered the hospital to pay $8.3 million in damages. According to the victim's attorney, part of the money will be used to move him into a home that is wheelchair accessible.
An appalling case of product liability has resulted in the severe burn injuries of a young Ohio boy, who is currently in Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus.