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Archive: Personal Injury

A Complete Guide to Cerebral Palsy as a Result of Birth Injury

cerebral palsy birth injury

Every year, instances of medical malpractice lead to very serious traumatic birth injuries. Cerebral Palsy (CP) is one of the more common and serious conditions caused by birth injuries occurring during labor and delivery. Although there are many birth complications…

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Prenatal Mistakes can Lead to Birth Injuries

Birth Injury Lawyers in Clearwater

We all know the pregnancy basics: no alcohol, tobacco, or roller coasters. But did you know that there is actually a plethora of foods, drinks, activities and lifestyle changes that are recommended you avoid while pregnant, not to mention a…

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Key Legislative Bills relating to Personal Injury in the 2017 Florida Legislative Session

Key Personal Injury Bills in Florida Legislative Session 2017

During the 2017 Florida Legislative session, more than 3,000 bills were filed with fewer than 250 passing both the House and the Senate. Among the key legislation relating to personal injury that were filed this session were bills to: increase…

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Was Your Brain Injury Misdiagnosed?

Medical Malpractice Attorneys in Clearwater, Florida

Of all the injuries a person can sustain, brain injuries are among the most dangerous. Time is of the essence in treating these types of injuries. Delays in diagnosis – or misdiagnosis – can severely impair a patient’s prognosis: more…

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NICA: How to Avoid Its Unjust Limitations

How did NICA begin? NICA came about during the 1970s and 80s as Florida physicians faced a medical malpractice liability crisis. Doctors were facing costly lawsuits, which consequently drove the price of their insurance premiums to all-time highs. Some doctors threatened…

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Dog Bites Can Cause Severe Injuries

Dog Bite Attorney in Florida

Dog bites can result in very serious injuries to adults and young children alike, including lacerations, scars, bite marks, and other serious injuries and damages. If you have sustained injuries as a result of a vicious dog bite that occurred…

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411-Pain, Ask Gary and Other Lawyer Referral Services – Are They Legitimate or Necessary?

411-PAIN

We have all heard them hundreds of times, those catchy sing-along ads for lawyer referral services like 411 PAIN. They always include a catchy hook and a spokesperson making questionable claims. They always assert that by calling their easy to…

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Birth Injuries Due To Shoulder Dystocia

birth injury, shoulder dystocia

Birth injuries are complications that effect the youngest victims in personal injury. A rare, yet serious birthing complication that can lead to birth injury is known as “shoulder dystocia”. Shoulder dystocia occurs during the second stage of birth, after a…

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Healthcare Mistakes During Pregnancy that Lead to Maternal and Birth Injuries

Common Doctor Mistakes During Pregnancy that Lead to Maternal and Birth Injuries

Common Injuries Before, During, and After Birth Among the nations of the world, the United States has a relatively low infant mortality rate [1]. This is because there is an intense focus on family health and prenatal care; and with…

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My Baby Suffered From Birth Asphyxia – What Can I Do?

Birth Asphyxia Leads to Birth Injuries When a mother is giving birth in the delivery room, it’s often one of the happiest days of their lives. When something goes wrong, like a birth injury, it can quickly turn to one…

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