Category Archives: Medical Malpractice

What To Do if You Suspect Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect

When you suspect misconduct or abuse in your loved one’s care facility, it is important to take action fast before any more harm can be done. But many people are insure how to investigate or report nursing home abuse to … Continue reading

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Personal Injury Accidents That May Also Have Criminal Penalties

Criminal law involves crimes prosecuted by the state or federal government, rather than a private party or person. Criminal violations, like felonies and misdemeanors, are subjected to state and federal punishment; therefore, guilty individuals face jail time, probation, governmental fines, … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Questions About Medical Malpractice Claims

Medical malpractice claims are one of the most complex. Before you begin the process of pursuing a medical malpractice claim, it is important to obtain a general understanding of the Indiana state laws surrounding medical malpractice, liability, and related content. … Continue reading

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Can Hospitals Vaccinate Babies Without Permission?

If a hospital provides needed vaccinations on a newborn without parental consent, can they be sued or held accountable under law? This is a common questions among mothers and parents all across the country. It is important to know that … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know About Your Medical Malpractice Claim

Facing a medical malpractice lawsuit is a complex time in a person’s life. If you are one of these people, it is wise to absorb as much knowledge as you can in order to strengthen your chances of recovering full … Continue reading

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Common Hospital Infections That May Be Grounds for a Lawsuit

When a patient becomes a victim of a serious infection that stems from medical malpractice, there could be grounds for a personal injury lawsuit. However, establishing liability for such a claim is challenging, so be sure to discuss your potential … Continue reading

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The 6 Elements of a Prescription Medication Malpractice Lawsuit

If you’ve ever been prescribed medication, you are likely familiar with the fact the most come with side effects. What you may not know is that these side effects must be properly disclosed, considered, and administered by a doctor and … Continue reading

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The Facts About Physician Liability

When undergoing surgeries or medical treatments, it is possible that something can go wrong. But this doesn’t mean it is automatically the fault of a physician or surgeon, nor does it mean you have a medical malpractice case on your … Continue reading

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Information for Victims of Head Injuries and Brain Trauma

According the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than one million people become victims of head injuries or brain trauma in the United States each year. Many unfortunate events can lead to a traumatic head or brain injury, … Continue reading

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Can Anti-Depression Medication Cause Birth Defects?

Pregnancy is a very delicate time in a woman’s life, and sometimes one of the most challenging as well. This is truer for women who suffer from acute depression, or any related form of depression. Whether diagnosed before pregnancy, or … Continue reading

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