Medical TreatmentFDA Issues Recall on Heart Device
According to CNBC, recent article – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a recall on Tuesday regarding a heart device made by Johnson & Johnson, claiming a faulty valve: About 110 heart devices made and distributed by a unit of Johnson & Johnson between Jan. 1 and May 5 are a part of the… read moreNot all Hospitals are as Safe as Others
When you or a family member require emergency medical care, it’s common to seek services at the closest hospital in your community. After all, hospitals have a reputation for sustaining sterile environments and promoting healthy recoveries. If a medical facility is open in your area, how bad could it be? A recent grading list of… read moreIs Your Hospital Safe…Where does yours rank?
Posted in Medical Treatment on November 23, 2016
Long Island Hospital Safety Grades Revealed In the most recent survey, New York ranked 46th in the nation, down from 44th, for hospital safety by The Leapfrog Group, a Washington, D.C. nonprofit watchdog organization. Leapfrog’s mission is to use their collective influence to foster positive change in U.S. healthcare. The Leapfrog Group uses 30 evidence-based measures of patient safety that include things like injuries, accidents and infections. Numerical… read moreWhat You Should Do if a Claims Adjuster Calls after Your Accident
Talk to an Attorney before Talking to an Insurer Regardless of whether we’re talking about a large or medium-sized insurance company, insurers are in business to make money. In order to maintain a favorable rating from Moody’s or Standard & Poor’s, an insurance company must maintain a three-to-one premium-to-surplus ratio. What does this mean? Simply… read moreHow To Choose A Personal Injury Lawyer
Posted in Bicycle Accidents,Cell Phones,Drunk Driver,fosamax,Medical Treatment,Motor Vehicle Accident,Motorcycle Accidents,nassau county,New Laws,Premises Liability,Slip and Fall,Suffolk County,Trip and Fall,Verdicts & Settlements on December 13, 2010
How to Choose a Personal Injury Lawyer One of the most difficult decisions the victim of an accident has to make is who to choose as their attorney. While there is no shortage of lawyers who will promise just about anything in an effort to entice you to become their client, making an informed decision… read moreHow to Protect Your Job after a Personal Injury
Posted in Medical Treatment on November 15, 2010
Long Island, New York, Personal Injury Lawyer After a serious accident, you may need weeks, if not months, to recover. As a result, you may not be able to return to work for a long time. While you may be eligible for certain medical benefits through your employer, if you fail to take certain steps… read moreWhat’s a “ROM” measurement and why is it so important?
In all accident cases, it is necessary to prove you suffered an injury. In a motor vehicle accident case, the injury must be what the law considers a “serious injury”. Oftentimes, an injury may limit the degree to which you bend your neck, back, arm, knee, etc. These limitations can be crucial evidence in proving… read more