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    • Transvaginal Mesh Claims on the Rise

      Transvaginal Mesh Claims on the Rise

      The number of transvaginal mesh lawsuits has now increased to more than 100,000 in the US. Women in the US who have had the procedure are continuing to have complications from these relatively new defective devices. What Is Transvaginal Mesh? […]

    • Third Death at Virginia Goodyear Plant This Year

      Third Death at Virginia Goodyear Plant This Year

      The Goodyear plant in Danville VA has just experienced its third fatal accident on site in the last eight  months, and that prompted the plant to be shut down for several days this week as OSHA investigates. The most recent […]

    • Washington DC Metro System Plagued with Problems

      Washington DC Metro System Plagued with Problems

      Anyone who lives in the Washington DC area knows that the last few years have not been a good time for Metro. The DC area subway system, started in the mid 1970s and once considered a great public transportation success, […]

    • Watch For Holes in Your Umbrella Insurance Policy

      Watch For Holes in Your Umbrella Insurance Policy

      Some people purchase a personal “umbrella” insurance policy for, let’s say, $1 million coverage, to ensure they are protected against any type of liability that could jeopardize their financial position if a terrible accident occurs. These broad policies are meant […]

    • Injury Caused By OB/GYN Medical Malpractice?

      Injury Caused By OB/GYN Medical Malpractice?

      The relationship between a patient and their doctor is predicated on trust. You are putting your health and well-being in their hands. When you suffer a serious harm from your doctor’s carelessness or negligence, you feel violated. This is especially […]

    • Why Hiring a Lawyer Specializing in Personal Injury Law is So Important

      Why Hiring a Lawyer Specializing in Personal Injury Law is So Important

      If you’re having heart issues, you don’t schedule an appointment with a foot doctor. The same logic applies to hiring a lawyer after a serious car accident. If you or  a loved one was hurt in the c0llision, you probably […]

    • Accident in Bad Winter Weather – Who Is At Fault?

      Accident in Bad Winter Weather – Who Is At Fault?

      Virginia experienced two feet of snow in early 2016 from Snowstorm Jonas. As a result, most roadways were covered in snow and ice. Some snow-narrowed roads also had patches of black ice, which refers to a thin coating of glazed […]

    • Understanding the Federal Employers Liability Act

      Understanding the Federal Employers Liability Act

      The Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) was enacted in 1908 by Congress and still continues to provide a federal system of legal remedy for the protection of thousands of railroad workers and their families, nationwide. FELA also serves as a […]

    • Preventable Medical Mistakes Drop Under Obamacare

      Preventable Medical Mistakes Drop Under Obamacare

      Deadly medical errors at hospitals are down, according to a recent report from Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality(AHRQ). Pinpointing the exact reasons for the change or to predict whether the decline will continue, is difficult if not impossible. Over […]

    • What Happens When a City Employee Causes a Crash With Injuries?

      What Happens When a City Employee Causes a Crash With Injuries?

      Two recent crashes in Tidewater Virginia could not help but raise questions about how insurance claims get settled when the at-fault driver is a government employee. During the morning commute of December 7, 2015, a Norfolk City school bus sideswiped […]