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2014-04-16 23:13:11

The Easy-to-Navigate Site Now Includes Information about the Law Firm and Their Many Practice Areas Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Danziger & De Llano, a top-notch group of Houston Personal Injury Lawyers, have just added some new and helpful information to their website, http://www.danzigerdellano.com. In addition to an updated section about the law firm, the website, http://danzigerdellano.com, now also features in-depth articles about the firm’s many areas of legal services....

2014-04-16 23:03:48

The family of a victim who died in a nursing home accident received a settlement of $180,000, announced Medical Malpractice attorney, L. Todd Kelly, a lawyer with the Carlson Law Firm in Austin (The Estate of Wanda Dunham, Deceased v. Senior Care Centers, LLC). Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 The family of a victim who died in a nursing home accident received a settlement of $180,000, announced Medical Malpractice attorney, L. Todd Kelly, a lawyer with the Carlson Law Firm in Austin...

2014-04-11 23:00:47

Attorney James Belote from the Law Offices of Stipe & Belote successfully secured compensation for a car accident victim who was hurt after another driver failed to stop at a stop sign. The compensation was awarded through a trial verdict. Oklahoma City, OK (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 A car accident victim who was represented by Oklahoma City Personal Injury Attorney James Belote in trial obtained a court judgment for $752,458.31 in compensation for her injuries, according to journal entry...

2014-04-11 11:37:44

ACP calls for testing innovative liability reforms to break through political impasse The American College of Physicians (ACP) today released a policy paper on the medical liability crisis, which continues to have a profound effect on the medical system. "Medical Liability Reform—Innovative Solutions for a New Health Care System" provides an update of the medical liability landscape, state-based activity on medical liability reform, and summarizes traditional and newer reform proposals...

2014-04-09 12:34:23

The expansion of health insurance accomplished under the Affordable Care Act may alter costs for several major types of liability insurance, although any such changes are likely to be modest, according to a new RAND Corporation report. Automobile, workers' compensation and general business liability insurance costs may fall under the Affordable Care Act, while costs for medical malpractice coverage could be higher, according to the study. Researchers say the changes could be as much as...

2014-04-08 23:29:51

The Jones Firm, a well-known Seattle firm specializing in personal injury and auto accidents, has released a comprehensive guide on the steps to take following an accident. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Dax Jones has been a practicing attorney specializing in personal injury and auto accidents for years. His experience with various clients has taught him that most people don’t know the proper protocol to follow after they have experienced an accident. Inspired by educating his own...

2014-04-08 23:21:32

Offshore injury lawyer Matthew Shaffer has filed a lawsuit on behalf a roustabout who was injured while working on a jackup rig for a major drilling contractor. HOUSTON, Texas (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Offshore injury lawyer Matthew Shaffer has filed a lawsuit on behalf a client who was injured while working as a roustabout for a major drilling contractor on a jack up rig. Roustabouts are entry-level workers who perform manual jobs on oil rigs. Court documents show that Shaffer’s client,...

2014-04-04 16:23:33

White Memorial And Its Executives Contributed Thousands To Hospital and Insurance Groups Fighting A November Patient Safety Ballot Initiative SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In another case of medical negligence almost too gruesome to believe, a hospital accused of letting a patient freeze to death in the morgue will never be held fully accountable because of a 38-year-old cap on malpractice damages in California. The cap that limits accountability for...

2014-04-02 23:30:08

New York personal injury lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm weighs in on a forklift accident that left a pedestrian injured on a Brooklyn street. New York, New York (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 A forklift injured a woman while she was walking across a street in Borough Park, Brooklyn. Attorney at Law David Perecman said operators must watch out for pedestrians. According to CBS News (3.26.14), the operator was using the forklift like a vehicle which is a violation of traffic law. The...

2014-03-31 23:02:33

Hub4Injured, a go-to source for Texas personal injury accident needs, knows how difficult it is to be involved in an accident. The online website recently released tips that victims of a personal injury accident can use to take notes and better prepare themselves for working with medical and legal professionals. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Hub4Injured.com, the newest online resource for victims of Texas personal injury accidents, recently released tips that help accident victims...