Pennsylvania Bike Wreck Lawyer

Those of us who call the City of Brotherly Love home like to think of it as a modern metropolis on par with other great cities. Of course, it does boast amazing history, world-class museums, prestigious institutions of higher learning, beloved professional sports teams, and much more, but until September, it was the largest U.S. […]

PA Surgery Error Injury Lawyer

Have you undergone open heart surgery in the last four years or know someone who has? Health officials have released a warning linking a life-threatening bacterial infection to a device commonly used during open heart surgeries. Patients who had valve implants or prosthetic product implants are at an especially high risk. The bacteria species is […]

Pennsylvania Rehab Facility Injury Lawyer

Rehab hospitals: Can’t live with them, can’t live without them. You are out of the “real” hospital and on your way to recovery, which is encouraging, but you are not yet in your own home, and the place still has a hospital vibe. Nevertheless, if a patient has recently had surgery, a stroke, or a […]

Pennsylvania Lithium Battery Injury Lawyer

The Samsung Glazy Note 7 recall has been the subject of jokes on everything from commercials to late-night TV. However, carrying a cell phone that could possibly catch fire, and even explode, in your purse or pocket is certainly no joke. The massive global recall of the Galaxy Note 7, not long after the risk […]

PA Medical Errors Lawyers

Common sense says that someone who doesn’t do a particular activity very often, especially a complicated one, simply isn’t going to do it as well as someone who does it frequently. That holds true for professionals as well, particularly physicians. While it might be more convenient to go to a local doctor or hospital for […]

Philadelphia Medical Malpractice Fatalities

Implicit in the term “injury” is the idea that the person can get better — or at least can live with the damage. Common physical injuries include whiplash suffered in a car accident, a ruptured disc in the back from lifting a heavy object, a concussion from an assault, or broken bones from a fall. […]

Pennsylvania Medical Malpractice Lawyer

Under the Tenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, any powers not enumerated to the federal government belong to the states. Sounds clear enough, but in practice, it can be quite complicated. For a physician who wants to practice medicine, federal standards govern medical training and testing, but each state has its own licensing board. This […]

PA Medical Diagnostic Error Attorney

Although the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) still classifies marijuana as a controlled substance with no legal use, the federal government cannot force states to criminalize conduct that is illegal under federal law. Therefore, it was perfectly legal last month when Ohio became the 25th state to allow cannabis for medical use and took the country […]

PA Defective Product Lawyer

Although manufacturers and sellers are legally obligated to provide safe and effective products, thousands of people annually are seriously injured or killed by defective goods. From rechargeable batteries to motor vehicles, any product has the potential to be defective. When the harm is significant enough to raise major safety concerns, a recall may be issued, […]

PA Birth Injury Attorney

Infant mortality. There’s no way to sugarcoat such an unfortunate reality. Surprisingly, the United States has one of the highest infant mortality rates (IMR) in the developed world. Often used as a measure of overall public health, a country’s IMR is calculated as the number of deaths of infants under one year old per 1,000 […]