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Objects Left Behind in a Surgery (Yes, It Actually Happens) 

It's something most people have heard of, but that nobody ever anticipates happening to them: having a medical object left behind during a surgery. From surgical sponges to drill heads and everything in between, these so-called "retained items" can cause a great deal of damage when they're accidentally left behind by a surgical team.

What to Do If You Get into a Car Accident in Another State

Whether you’re a vacationer or a business traveler, there is always a chance that you will get into a car accident when in another state.

Income Replacement Benefits

Income Replacement Benefit What is the income replacement benefit?

How to Maximize Your Personal Injury Damages

Here are seven tips to help maximize your damages with a personal injury claim.

FAQs

The following summarizes answers to the most frequently asked legal questions such as: How Much Is My Case Worth? How Long Will My Lawsuit Take? Who Makes the Decision To Go To Trial? How Much Do I Get If I Settle?

Parents Alerted: Inaccurate Baby Monitors, New Study

Parents relying on their baby monitors to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) are being cautioned against its accuracy. According to new research published in The Journal of the American Medical Association, baby monitors used at home for vital sign readings are inconsistent at best.

Car Kills School Mom Trying to Save Students

A Texas mother shielded students outside an elementary school by coming between them and the accelerating car that killed her. According to witnesses, Karisma James put herself in front of a car who’s driver had seemingly lost control.

Safety Tips For Road Trips

If summertime beckons you to go on a road trip, make sure safety preparations are at hand. Or else, once on the road, it may be too late to avoid a motor vehicle accident that possibly could have been prevented.

Study:Drivers Don’t See Texting-Driving Dangers

The majority of drivers refuse to believe texting while driving is dangerous. Yet, drivers who text are six times more likely to be involved in an automobile accident, according to the Society for Risk Analysis reports.

Med Mal 101 - What Does Standard of Care Mean? 

Standard of care. It's one of the most common terms you'll hear in a medical malpractice case. If you don't understand this concept, you might struggle to draw a connection between your health care provider's actions and your current suffering. Let’s take a closer look into this critical concept.

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