Can a Doctor Lose Their License When Sued for Negligence?
Published in Medical Malpractice on February 15, 2023
Suffering a severe injury due to medical malpractice is often extremely upsetting. After all, patients put immense trust in the doctors who are meant to care for them in their time of need, and it can be highly traumatic when that trust is broken. When you decide to sue a doctor by filing a medical…
Who May Be Held Liable if You Are Given the Incorrect Shot?
Published in Medical Malpractice on February 10, 2023
No one likes getting a shot at the doctor’s office. Whether you are there for a vaccination or to receive medication through an injection, you put your trust in the medical professionals caring for you to give you the correct shot. If you have suffered as a result of being given an incorrect injection, you…
How Can a Medical Malpractice Lawyer Help After a Cancer Misdiagnosis?
Published in Medical Malpractice on February 5, 2023
Today, nearly every family in the United States has been affected by cancer in some way. When a person is told they have cancer, life as they know it may be altered in the blink of an eye. Because this disease is so serious, patients put all their trust in the doctors, nurses, and other…
Increase in Invasive Group A Strep Among Children: What You Need to Know
Published in Medical Malpractice on January 12, 2023
When it comes to your child’s health and safety, nothing is more important than being as informed as possible on how you can prevent them from getting sick. With an increase in patients being diagnosed with invasive group A strep, it is essential you know everything there is to know about this infection and how…
4 Steps to Take After a Slip and Fall at a Massachusetts Business
Published in Slip and Fall Accidents on January 8, 2023
While a slip-and-fall accident may not seem serious at first glance, the reality is that these incidents can lead to serious physical damage like traumatic brain injuries or spinal injuries. Suppose you have been injured in a slip-and-fall accident at a Massachusetts business like a grocery store or boutique. In that case, you need to…
Common Slip and Fall Risks During Massachusetts Winters
Published in Slip and Fall Accidents on January 4, 2023
A slip-and-fall may not seem like a serious accident in comparison to other types of personal injury accidents like car crashes or medical malpractice. However, the reality is that slip-and-fall accidents can be just as serious and leave victims with severe injuries. The winter season poses an even greater risk of slip-and-fall accidents in Massachusetts….
5 Most Common Causes of Boat Accidents in Massachusetts
Published in Personal Injury on December 15, 2022
Imagine heading out on the water with a few friends in a boat for the weekend. Maybe you all want a small party where you share drinks and snacks, and you’re excited to catch up with a few acquaintances you haven’t seen in a few months. Suddenly, the boat driver slumps over from too many…
Why Is It Important to Call a Lawyer After a Slip, Trip, or Fall Injury?
Published in Slip and Fall Accidents on December 11, 2022
Slipping, tripping, and falling can all be alarming accidents that lead to severe injuries. These accidents may also lead to massive medical bills and other expenses you might have to face. But you may also think that some trust has been betrayed, as these accidents are often the fault of a premises owner, renter, or…
What to Do if You Have Been Hit by a Truck as a Pedestrian in Massachusetts?
Published in Pedestrian Safety, Truck Accidents on December 6, 2022
Imagine starting your morning by taking a walk around your neighborhood. You’re excited to say hello to neighbors or local business owners you might know. Maybe there are dogs you like to see on your morning walks, you’re getting your daily dose of sunshine and exercise, or you’re running errands. Out of nowhere, you’re suddenly…
Can I File for Medical Malpractice for Injuries Sustained in Labor?
Published in Medical Malpractice on December 1, 2022
Types of Injuries Mothers Could Suffer During Labor in Massachusetts During the labor and delivery process, mothers are naturally susceptible to suffering an injury, but negligent doctors and other medical professionals could cause injuries themselves. Mothers in Massachusetts are vulnerable to suffering the following injuries by negligent medical providers: Anesthesia complications Infection Internal organ damage…