Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury Law Blog

One Injured in Maryland Rear-End Collision

Posted by Charles Gilman | Apr 07, 2020 | 0 Comments

Three cars were involved in a rear-end crash in Valley Lee last week. When police arrived on the scene at Piney Point Road and Reindeer Way at about 2:10 p.m., they observed serious damage to the three cars involved. They also saw one person trapped in a Honda sedan. Firefighters were able to re...

Proving Fault in a Philadelphia Misdiagnosis Lawsuit

Posted by Briggs Bedigian | Apr 06, 2020 | 0 Comments

When the average person thinks of medical malpractice, he or she probably first thinks about surgical errors. A doctor can commit medical malpractice, however, without ever taking hold of a scalpel. A misdiagnosis of an illness can take a significant toll on a patient, and if not caught early, ca...

Wrong-Way Driver Kills One in Pennsylvania

Posted by Charles Gilman | Apr 03, 2020 | 0 Comments

One person was killed when a woman drove her minivan the wrong way on a Pennsylvania freeway on April 1. At about 1:45 a.m. on Wednesday, a 33-year-old woman from New Jersey began driving her Toyota Sienna south in the northbound lane of I-95 in Bensalem. She collided with a Chrysler 300 that was...

Common Types of Birth Injuries

Posted by Briggs Bedigian | Apr 03, 2020 | 0 Comments

The arrival of a newborn is supposed to be a joyful and exciting time in a person's life. When your child suffers a birth injury during the delivery process, however, a happy time can turn into a time of stress and sorrow. When an infant suffers injuries during the birthing process, whether tempo...

Telemedicine Booms During Coronavirus Outbreak

Posted by Briggs Bedigian | Mar 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

As the pandemic of coronavirus sweeps through the United States, many of us have drastically altered the way we go about our daily life. Schools are shuttered, many businesses have temporarily closed their doors, and most of the population is practicing social distancing—giving each other a good ...

Accidents as a Passenger in an Uber or Lyft Vehicle

Posted by Charles Gilman | Mar 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

From getting a lift home after a few drinks at a bar to hitching a ride to the airport for a business trip, there's no doubt that rideshare businesses such as Uber and Lyft have changed the face of traveling--especially in a larger city like Philadelphia. A decade ago, getting a ride to a local c...

Construction Worker Killed in Workplace Accident

Posted by Charles Gilman | Mar 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

A 27-year-old construction worker was killed in a tragic accident while working on a job site last week in Phoenix. It occurred at 11:42 am on March 17 at a construction site near Van Buren Street and First Avenue, where crews are building a new residence hall for the downtown Phoenix location of...

New York Opioid Trial Postponed Due to Coronavirus

Posted by Briggs Bedigian | Mar 19, 2020 | 0 Comments

COVID-19 has hit New York pretty hard. There's been lots of talk and action on that talk with changes to the court system while the coronavirus remains a threat. Still, it came as a surprise when the highly anticipated opioid trial involving defendants McKesson Corp, Johnson & Johnson, CVS Health...

What to Do and Not Do After a Car Accident

Posted by Charles Gilman | Mar 19, 2020 | 0 Comments

Being involved in a car accident is a stressful and scary situation. Immediately after a car accident, you may be disoriented and confused about what to do next. After an accident, it's important to know the steps to take--along with what not to do--in order to protect your legal rights.  DO:  ...

Distracted Driving in Philadelphia

Posted by Charles Gilman | Mar 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

No matter where we may be driving, we share the roads with countless distracted drivers each and every day. From a tired mother who is trying to get her children to calm down in the back seat to a teenage driver who is sending a quick text to his parents saying he'll be home a little later, roads...

Another Newborn Dies and Another Lawsuit is Filed

Posted by Briggs Bedigian | Mar 06, 2020 | 0 Comments

It's been in the news a lot lately: newborn injuries and newborn deaths. In fact, even though we are one of the richest and most developed countries in the world, the U.S. infant mortality rate is 5.9 deaths per 1,000 live infant births. That rate is well below the average rate of infant mortalit...

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