Interview: The Hidden Effects of Brain Injuries

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Brain injuries change lives forever, for both the victims and their loved ones. Every year, over 80,000 people get the life-changing diagnosis of a traumatic brain injury. Many of these victims will suffer in ways that no one can see. Struggling with basic day-to-day tasks is a new obstacle that they will have to confront […]

Case Story: Defective Auto Parts Cause TBI

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In this video, attorney John Romano explains a case he handled where the seatbacks in a car failed, leading to a brain injury for one of the passengers. When the victim eventually received her Master’s degree, the defense tried to use this as evidence against the severity of the injury. Contact the attorney directly: 888-981-1050 […]

Landmark Utah Supreme Court Ruling Allows Families to Recover for Emotional Loss After Injury to Child

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The Utah Supreme Court recently ruled in the case of a 14-year-old child that his mother and father were eligible to collect damages for loss of filial consortium, damages that are seldom offered across the United States. “Loss of consortium,” or to put it in layman’s terms, loss of love and affection, damages are typically […]

Feeling Sick After an MRI? This Could Be Why

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If you’re feeling sick after receiving an MRI, you’re not alone. Many patients who received MRIs have come forward with the same claims of toxic side effects. It turns out that an element used to make the MRI results easier to read may be dangerous to the human body. If you’re experiencing strange symptoms after […]

Injured on an Excursion: Is the Cruise Ship Liable?

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What happens if you’re on a cruise, and you’re injured while ziplining, riding in a float plane, enjoying a nature hike, or some other activity promoted by the cruise line as “fun” and “safe?” John H. “Jack” Hickey is an injury attorney based in Miami. He has spent many years representing people who have been […]

3M Earplugs: The Latest on the Lawsuits

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3M’s website calls them “the world’s softest earplugs.” But these devices may have contributed to long-term hearing damage for thousands upon thousands of veterans, hundreds of whom are now filing suit against the company, alleging that the products failed to protect their ears from combat-related noise damage. The Department of Justice has already settled its […]

Interview: Essure Side Effects

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Some women who received the birth control implant are describing severe and painful Essure side effects. These are often caused by the implant not staying in one place, which can cause injuries, cuts, and perforations. What can women do about these painful symptoms? John H. “Jack” Hickey offers suggestions in this video interview. Contact an […]

Interview: “Negligent, Careless, Outrageous”: Investigating the Boeing 737 Max 8 Crashes

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Hundreds of people have died in crashes involving the Boeing 737 MAX 8. Injury attorney Lewis S. “Mike” Eidson, who has many years of experience with international aviation litigation, says that a defective design and lack of training caused these plane crashes. Topics covered in this interview: How did the automated flight control system factor […]

Interview: What to Do After a Drunk Driving Accident

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A drunk driving accident creates confusion, stress, and frustration. No one’s truly prepared for this kind of disruption to their lives, and it’s natural for a victim to have many questions about what to do next. That’s why we spoke to someone who’s helped victims down this road many times. John H. Jack Hickey is […]

Royal Caribbean Pays $3M in Wrongful Death Lawsuit

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Cruise ships can offer a false sense of security. You’re on vacation, so it’s natural to let your guard down and relax. Unfortunately, there are many instances of horrible things happening aboard cruise ships due to negligence, including wrongful death. These situations present a unique set of dangers. You’re on a ship—oftentimes in the middle […]

Defective Military Earplugs? Military Vets Explore Legal Options Against 3M

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Did defective military earplugs cause hearing-related injuries to thousands of US veterans? 3M is currently facing legal action based on allegedly defective combat earplugs they made that were standard issue to military service members for several years. Now, many veterans say that they suffer from hearing loss, ringing in the ears, and balance problems because […]

AAJ 2019 Winter Convention: Ready For Your Closeup?

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The AAJ 2019 Winter Convention is here! We are so excited to meet new attorneys, see old friends, and help get you in front of your next client. We’ll be at Booth 27/28 throughout the convention. In addition to sponsoring the coffee in the exhibit hall, we’ve got an espresso and cappuccino machine in our […]

Attorney Interview: Gadolinium in MRIs

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Some patients who receive MRIs ingest gadolinium, a material that helps make the MRI results easier for doctors to read. Unfortunately, many patients have reported that the material has built up in their system, which can be toxic. They’ve experienced pain, muscle weakness, skin lesions, hair loss, cognitive issues, and many other symptoms that can […]

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Uber Driver Admits to Murder. Are Ride Shares Safe?

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Jason Dalton was an Uber driver. He admitted to shooting eight people with a gun while in Kalamazoo, Michigan. This occurred back in February of 2016 with only two of those eight surviving the onslaught. To make it stranger, he claimed that the devil controlled him through the app. He pled guilty, but that certainly […]

What Does It Take for an Attorney to Win at Trial?

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Not every attorney is going to check every detail of a case like they should. Some may even disregard evidence or simply scan it.  In the case of personal injury, this can end up being the very thing that makes or breaks your case.  It could be what decides if your medical care will be […]

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Is Florida Deporting Undocumented Immigrants Who File Workers Comp?

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Generally, all injured workers whose employer has workers’ compensation or is required by the state to have workers’ comp insurance have the right to file a claim after being hurt on the job. All states allow this, as the states know that whether they like it or not, undocumented immigrants are an important part of […]

What Does the Medical Community's Resistance to Change Mean for Medical Malpractice?

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From a both a medical and societal perspective, change has long been needed in the medical community. Still, the medical community seems as resistant as ever to implementing innovative safety measures. Below we will look at some startling medical malpractice statistics. The Joint Commission, a nonprofit organization that accredits more than 20,000 healthcare organizations, showed […]

What Does the Medical Community’s Resistance to Change Mean for Medical Malpractice?

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From a both a medical and societal perspective, change has long been needed in the medical community. Still, the medical community seems as resistant as ever to implementing innovative safety measures. Below we will look at some startling medical malpractice statistics. The Joint Commission, a nonprofit organization that accredits more than 20,000 healthcare organizations, showed […]