Month: December 2012

With the high rate of motorcycle accidents across the country, more people find the need for a motorcycle lawyer today than ever before. Most of these accidents involve a vehicle other than the bike, and often the driver of that vehicle fails to even see the motorcycle before tragedy strikes. While things happen fast after […]

There is a misnomer regarding the type of cases that are handled by a maritime injury attorney. While commercial fisherman may use their services, you might be surprised to find out what other types of legal cases may be pursued under the umbrella of maritime law. While it is true that boat hands, commercial fisherman […]

If someone is has a debilitating illness or has been injured and can no longer work, assistance from a Social Security disability lawyer may be a viable option. Applying for benefits can be a difficult and time consuming process, but for those who qualify, it may be the only income they’ll receive to survive on. […]

When a difficult, painful and life changing spinal cord injury happens, the aftermath can devastate a family, but hiring a spine injury lawyer can offer some help. Getting the right care is expensive, no matter what caused the bodily harm, and hiring a knowledgeable attorney is the first step in getting some financial relief from […]

Pradaxa is a blood thinner that is used to lower the risk of stroke for people dealing with from non-valvular atrial fibrillation, or AFib. This disorder is an arrhythmia of the heart, and can cause palpitations, fainting and heart failure, so medications used to counteract its fatal complications are popular and used by many. However, […]

If you have been injured in an accident, it’s a good idea to find a personal injury attorney, especially if you have suffered those wounds through no fault of your own. While insurance companies might help, chances are they will not give you a fair settlement if you do not have a legal representative on […]

Mesothelioma or asbestos lung cancer is a very serious illness that is known to occur in those that have worked in many different fields without proper protection. Both the National Cancer Institute and the American Cancer Society state that multiple studies have shown a direct link between asbestos and mesothelioma, and the victims and their […]

An aviation attorney may not be high on everyone’s list of people to know, but there are times that these professionals and their knowledge are essential. While flying may be statistically the safest form of transportation, accidents unfortunately do occur, and for the victims and their families, ensuring their rights and needs are protected with […]

Health reasons, the environment, and the expense of commuting and running errands in a car has more people riding their bikes on the road these days, increasing the odds of needing a bicycle accident attorney at one time or another. These factors result in the increase of cycling accidents, which can be rather serious, regardless […]

Pelvic joint replacement is nothing new, but the procedure still causes post operation complications for many, and the Depuy and Stryker hip replacement devices are now being recalled for their higher rates of failure. Musculoskeletal disorders are very common in the elderly and those who have suffered injuries in the past, and they are the […]

Fresenius Medical Care manufactures Granuflo, which is a drug that helps regulate acidity levels in the body during dialysis treatments. It is an extremely popular medication, and at one time, Fresenius was administering it to more than 100,000 dialysis patients in America. While the reduction of acids in the blood is crucial for survival, this […]

An SSRI, otherwise known as a selective serotonin re uptake inhibitor, is used to treat a myriad of mental issues, including anxiety, depression and some personality disorders. These drugs are not without risk, however, and a recent study brought to light by the Food and Drug Administration shows that these medications may be responsible for […]

Those who have been injured during a car wreck often need to contact a Texas car accident lawyer to ensure they receive compensation for their injuries and property destruction. While many auto accident victims believe they are entitled to damages for medical bills and for their vehicle, insurance companies often have a different goal in […]

A train accident lawyer can be one’s best ally in any incident involving the negligence of Metro light rail, railroad workers or malfunctioning equipment.  Incidents involving locomotives are said to occur approximately every two hours in the U.S., and this means that innocent people are injured and sometimes killed as a result every day. While […]

When the supporting tissues in the vagina deteriorate and a pelvic organ prolapse occurs, a transvaginal mesh, or TVM is used to restore stability to the area. Without treatment, a prolapse can cause organs in the lower torso to shift around and suffer damage. The problem is, studies and regulators have found that the mesh […]

Anyone who has taken YAZ and suffered a stroke, pulmonary embolism, heart attack or thrombotic event should seek out help from a reputable drug injury lawyer that knows Yaz cases. This birth control method has been responsible for severe, sometimes fatal complications arising from the hormone drospirenone found in the product. Drospirenone, when used regularly, […]

Accidents are all too frequent at facilities that house fuel tanks, but a propane explosion attorney is there when an incident causes harm to a worker. These experts are the equalizers in the victim’s corner, and can deftly locate the source of the incident, determine culpability and represent the client during the process. A life […]

An aviation attorney may not be high on everyone’s list of people to know, but there are times that these professionals and their knowledge are essential. While flying may be statistically the safest form of transportation, accidents unfortunately do occur, and for the victims and their families, ensuring their rights and needs are protected with […]

When one is diagnosed with mesothelioma, they are likely facing a bevy of tough decisions, but contacting an experienced Mesothelioma attorney as soon as possible should be the easiest decision of all. Only an experienced legal representative can guide their client through the process of claiming their fair share of the trust fund that has […]

A large variety of naturally-occurring or artificial contaminants can cause environmental injury to those who are unaware of their forced exposure. It’s unlikely that exposure to environmental contaminants can ever be completely eliminated, but the unfortunate fact is that in many cases serious illnesses or death could have been prevented if proper measures were taken. […]