Personal Injury Blog

Post-Traumatic Stress: Auto Accidents

Car accidents can bring about all kinds of unfortunate injuries and traumatic experiences. One of the least known effects of car accidents is the post-traumatic stress those involved can develop after the accident. Whether you were the victim, or the negligent driver, both parties to a car accident can develop mental issues as a […]

RI Woman Receives $200,000 in Transvaginal Mesh Patch Settlement

After being implanted with a transvaginal mesh patch, a Rhode Island woman began to experience potentially-deadly complications caused by the mesh. Multiple surgeries were needed to repair the transvaginal mesh patch, creating throbbing pain to the woman’s surgery area. After seeking the legal advice of d’Oliveira and Associates, who remained jointly responsible for the […]

New Bedford, MA Man Gets $100,000 Car Accident Settlement from AIG Insurance

Attorney D. Robin Gouveia, of d’Oliveira & Associates, recently obtained a $100,000 settlement from AIG Insurance for a man who was injured in a car accident. Our client was rear ended when a car behind him failed to slow down with traffic. As a result of this accident, our client suffered multiple back injuries. […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: February 12-28, 2018

Each week we compile a summary of recalls, FDA warnings, market withdrawals and safety alerts that the public should be aware of for their safety and so that they can make informed decisions.12 Recalls to be aware this week.

Pharmaceuticals/Drugs:
Apace Packaging LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Acyclovir (Lot 19900) Due to Product Mix-up.

Auto:
FordFord expands […]

North Grafton, MA Woman Receives $400,000 in Transvaginal Mesh Patch Settlement

After being implanted with a transvaginal mesh patch, a North Grafton woman began to experience sharp pains in the area of the surgery. Multiple complicated revision surgeries were needed to repair the eroding transvaginal mesh patch, creating excruciating pain to the woman. After seeking the legal advice of d’Oliveira and Associates, who remained jointly […]

Providence Man Gets $385,000 Settlement For Nursing Home Injuries

After being left unattended by negligent staff members, a patient at a Providence, RI nursing home fell down a flight of stairs and sustained very serious injuries. The patient had been left unattended near an open door leading to a stairwell. The man sustained serious injuries and had to be hospitalized. However, he sought […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: February 5-11, 2018

Each week we compile a summary of recalls, FDA warnings, market withdrawals and safety alerts that the public should be aware of for their safety and so that they can make informed decisions.29 Recalls to be aware this week.

Medical Devices & Equipment:
Extracorporeal Photopheresis (ECP) TreatmentExtracorporeal Photopheresis (ECP) Treatment: The FDA is evaluating recent reports […]

How To Walk On [Frozen] Water

When we think of wintertime snowfall we conjure up childhood memories of building a snowman, sleigh riding, or having a neighborhood snowball fight. As fond and timeless as these memories are, as adults we need to be on high alert when driving and walking during these harsh winter months. Winter is undoubtedly a season […]

Weymouth, MA Man Gets $115,000 Auto Accident Settlement From Liberty Mutual Insurance

Attorney Cara Gallucci, of d’Oliveira & Associates, recently negotiated a $115,000 settlement on behalf of a man who was injured in a Taunton car accident. The man was a passenger in a car that was operated by a negligent driver. He sustained multiple broken bones and a concussion, among other injuries. He contacted the […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: January 29 – February 4, 2018

Each week we compile a summary of recalls, FDA warnings, market withdrawals and safety alerts that the public should be aware of for their safety and so that they can make informed decisions.26 Recalls to be aware this week.

Medical Devices & Equipment:
AirLife Humidification Chamber, Heated Breathing Circuit Kits by Vyaire Medical: Class I Recall […]