Do You Have A Case for a Missed Neck Fracture in Pennsylvania?

A cervical neck fracture is a serious condition that can have a catastrophic impact on a patient and their family.  The fracture is a result of a break in the cervical vertebrae that affects its continuity. If specific cervical neck vertebrae are fractured, paralysis can occur, including paraplegia and quadriplegia. How Are Neck Fractures Diagnosed? … Read more

Can I Sue for my Injuries from a Defective Sidewalk in New Jersey?

In New Jersey, if a person is injured while walking on a sidewalk, will they have any recourse?  The answer is it depends. New Jersey distinguishes between commercial and residential property owners to determine the liability to a person injured using their public sidewalks. A purely residential property owner owes no duty to maintain a … Read more

Do You Have A Case For Being Stuck With A Contaminated Needle?

Getting stuck by a needle in the hospital or some other type of medical setting can be a lot more concerning than having a simple needle stick injury. The needle could have been used on another patient who had dangerous infective diseases such as HIV, Hepatitis B or C, or other bloodborne pathogens. If you … Read more

Can I Sue for a Botched Nose Job?

Plastic surgeons are responsible for performing rhinoplasty procedures (Nose Jobs). Rhinoplasty is used to reshape the nose for a different appearance. Others get rhinoplasty to improve the nose’s function by correcting a nasal deviation or to reconstruct it after an accident caused a deformity. Simply disliking what your nose looks like after plastic surgery is … Read more

Do You Have A Case If You Are Given The Wrong Medication, Or You Are Not Given Your Required Medication, While In The Hospital?

When in the hospital for serious medical issues you will likely need to be on certain medications. This could be to stop the worsening effects of a medical emergency. It may also be prescription medications to prevent serious medical issues – such as blood thinners to prevent a stroke. Medical malpractice cases can arise in … Read more

Do I have a Case against a Nursing Home if I am Injured after Falling Out of a Wheelchair?

Unfortunately, injuries are a part of life and also occur in nursing homes where we place loved ones to be safe if they can no longer live or care for themselves. One of these unfortunate injuries that can occur is falling out of a wheelchair. Allowing a nursing home resident to sit comfortably in their … Read more

Do You Have A Case For A Missed or Misdiagnosed Broken Leg?

A misdiagnosed fracture in your leg can cause irreparable damage that should never have occurred. The delay in an accurate diagnosis can prevent the bone from healing properly and cause constant pain, limit movement, permanent issues with your ambulation (walking), and substantial alteration of your lifestyle. When a patient arrives at an emergency room, urgent … Read more