Some Of The Top Warning Signs Of Elder Abuse Are…

When the time comes for our aging loved ones to move into a nursing home or assisted living facility, we are faced with the difficult task of finding just the right place.  We speak with neighbors and friends, ask for professional recommendations, and tour the different facilities.  Even after the most careful search, unforeseen problems […]

Robotic Surgery ERROR Cover-up – Thousands Injured or Dead.

In March of  2009, Erin Izumi, a 30 year-old woman from Tacoma, Wash., had robotically assisted surgery to treat endometriosis. The procedure at St. Joseph Medical Center dragged on for almost 11 hours. A week and a half later, Ms. Izumi was rushed to an emergency room, where physicians found that her colon and rectum […]

Joseph Beer – Fatal Car Accident that Killed Four Teens

A Queens teenager seemed dazed in October as he wandered through the aftermath of a deadly car crash that “looked like someone had taken a stick to a piñata,” a state trooper testified Wednesday. “There was debris everywhere. And body parts. Blood all over the place,” said State Trooper Eduardo Arias. Yet Arias said Joseph […]

Toyota settles first wrongful death lawsuit regarding Sudden Acceleration

Toyota Motor Corp. has settled the first in a group of hundreds of pending wrongful death and personal injury lawsuits stemming from the sudden, unintended acceleration by Toyota vehicles. Agreement was reached in a case brought by the family of Paul Van Alfen and Charlene Jones Lloyd. They died when their Toyota Camry slammed into […]

Nursing Home Abuse Statistics

Nursing Home Abuse Statistics 1 out of 3 nursing homes across the country have been cited for nursing home abuse and other related infractions. 11% of nursing homes have been cited for unnecessary dispensing of prescription drugs 1/4 of the aides prosecuted for abusing patients have previous criminal records and 5% of nursing home aides […]

Bjork Shiley Heart Valve a Ticking Time Bomb

Worldwide, 619 valve fractures have been reported to Shiley with approximately two thirds of the cases resulting in death following the valve fracture. Since 1979 approximately 86,000 BSCC valves have been implanted worldwide with over 40,000 being implanted in America alone. In 1986 the FDA finally forced the Bjork-Shiley Convexo-Concave heart valve off the market. […]

What is a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

Personal injury is a legal term for an injury to the body, mind or emotions, as opposed to an injury to property. The term is most commonly used to refer to a type of tort lawsuit alleging that the plaintiff’s injury has been caused by the negligence of another, but also arises in defamation torts. […]

NJ Amusement Park Accident Sends Teen to Hospital

A 13-year-old was hospitalized after a ride partially collapsed at Mariner’s Landing Pier in Wildwood last night, police said, the second serious accident at the amusement park in the last three months. Wildwood police said shortly after 9 p.m., the center mast of the sea dragon ride — a large pirate ship that swings riders […]