Accident And Injury (page 22)


Path to GM Defect Revelations Began with One Family's Tragedy – and Lawsuit

Without two parents’ commitment to justice in the wake of their daughter’s death in 2010, General Motors’ new CEO, Mary Barra, may never have had...

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  • Apr 11, 2014

Real Estate Market, Insurers Feeling Effects of Increased Sinkhole Activity

The strain caused by both the unpredictability of sinkholes and the increasing frequency with which they appear throughout Florida is being felt not only by...

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  • Aug 22, 2013

Your Rights After an Airplane Crash

Many questions exist in the aftermath of the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 last week, in which two people were killed and roughly 50...

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  • Jul 10, 2013

Cruise Ship Passenger Bill of Rights Assures Commitment to Guest Safety

In what some are calling a proactive public relations maneuver,  Cruise Lines International Association’s (CLIA) board of directors last week approved the adoption of  a...

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  • May 31, 2013

Johnson and Johnson Owes $11.1 Million in Vaginal Mesh Case

A New Jersey jury made a big statement to healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson, returning a verdict for $3.35 million in compensatory and $7.8 million...

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  • Mar 6, 2013

Independent Medical Exams: What You Should Know

When applying for workers’ compensation in Florida, an employer’s insurance carrier will ask an injured worker to submit to an “independent” medical examination (IME) by...

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  • Feb 7, 2013

NTSB Releases Report on February Brevard Plane Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released its findings after investigating a crash that occurred at the Melbourne International Airport in February. According to...

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  • Jan 4, 2013

What Duties Do Florida Landowners Have?

Although many people are not aware, Florida landowners have different duties to those entering their property, depending on the individual present. Although there is a...

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  • Dec 21, 2012

When Can Plaintiffs Recover for Emotional Damages

Medical bills for physical injuries, lost wages, and economic damages are all examples of damages recoverable that are tangible and easy to quantify. But what...

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  • Nov 30, 2012

New Florida PIP Law: How It Affects Injured Motorists' Rights

The Florida legislature’s changes in Personal Injury Protection (PIP) law due to take effect on January 1, 2013 were passed under the guise of preventing...

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  • Nov 21, 2012

AP: Mass. Pharmacy Issues Date Back to 2006

The Massachusetts pharmacy at the center of the meningitis outbreak has been plagued by numerous issues dating back to 2006, according to USNews.com’s HealthDay reporters....

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  • Oct 28, 2012

Multiple Deaths Reported in Nationwide Meningitis Outbreak

The death toll continues rise from an outbreak of fungal meningitis linked to contaminated steroid injections, CNN reports. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has...

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  • Oct 12, 2012

Family of Crushed Tampa Girl Files Wrongful Death Suit

A Tampa family filed a wrongful death lawsuit against their apartment complex’s owners after a gate fell and crushed their daughter’s head, the Tampa Bay...

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  • Oct 12, 2012

Falcons Michael Turner Arrested for DUI

Atlanta Falcons running back, Michael Turner, was arrested for driving while intoxicated and speeding in the early hours of Tuesday morning, according to National Football...

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  • Sep 21, 2012

Drunken Hit-And-Run Accident Leaves Bicyclist Seriously Injured

Ann Arbor resident 44-year-old Kimberly Vernell Morse, plead guilty to driving while intoxicated causing serious injury, according to Ann Arbor. She also pleaded no contest...

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  • Sep 14, 2012