The factors that come into play in a motorcycle accident case are similar to those in a car accident case.
When you have suffered a burn injury due to a doctor’s medical negligence, it is normal to feel a sense of betrayal. After placing your trust in a hospital or doctor for treatment for an injury or illness, the last thing you expect is to be burned.
According to information from the United States Food and Drug Administration, almost 1.3 million people suffer from injuries and illnesses because of pharmaceutical mishaps.
In the state of Florida, it is required that all licensed drivers have personal injury protection, or PIP, insurance. This means that Florida is in the minority of states (only 15 in all and the District of Columbia) that use the system over the more common liability insurance system.
If you are injured while on the job in Florida, or sustained an illness or occupational disease as a result, you may have grounds for a workers’ compensation claim. Getting to know a bit more about the legal process surrounding workers’ compensation can help ensure you know whether or not you have grounds for a potential case.
Cases of medical malpractice can occur for a number of reasons, from shoddy procedures to lack of communication and more.In some situations, medical malpractice may also be the result of hospital staffing issues, including nurse under staffing.
Even though all birth injuries don’t occur because of negligence or medical malpractice, a large number could be prevented if diligent medical care was provided. According to a recent study from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control) there are some common types of birth injuries that often result from medical negligence.
With the housing market continually fluctuating, more people than ever before have moved from owning to renting. This is why it is so important for residents to understand what their legal rights are as they are related to their landlord, including the right they have to recover damages when it comes to potential premises liability claims.
You don’t ever plan on being detained by a police officer during your life, but it may happen. When it does, you must have a clear understanding of your rights as a citizen, and more importantly, the proper way to conduct yourself during this type of encounter.
Texting and driving has become one of the most serious threats to traffic safety, and despite efforts at the federal, state and local level, people continue to practice this potentially deadly behavior.