Personal Injury Blog

Seekonk, MA Woman Gets $150,000 Car Accident Settlement From Ohio Mutual Insurance

Attorney D. Robin Gouveia, of d’Oliveira & Associates, recently obtained a $150,000 settlement from Ohio Mutual Insurance for a woman who was injured in a car accident. The woman was struck by a driver who failed to yield the right of way to oncoming traffic and collided with our client’s passenger side door. She […]

Construction Zone Hazards on Highways

After another harsh New England winter, construction crews are out in full force fixing the many damaged roads and highways. While these projects are necessary to keep the roads in good condition, they also pose many hazards for Rhode Island drivers. A recent incident in Cranston highlights a common issue many drivers face. While […]

Warwick Man Gets $175,000 in Slip and Fall on Ice Settlement with Traveler’s Insurance Company

Laura Cameron, a lawyer at d’Oliveira & Associates, successfully negotiated a settlement for a man who slipped and fell on a sheet of ice at his apartment complex causing him to suffer a serious ankle injury. He then contacted an experienced Warwick slip and fall lawyer for help. After an inquiry was made into […]

Baby Teething Tablets: Unsafe for Babies?

Standard Homeopathic Company has recalled all lots of Hyland’s Baby Teething Tablets and Hyland’s Baby Nighttime Teething Tablets because they could be toxic for young children. According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), these tablets contain inconsistent amounts of belladonna alkaloids that may be different than what appears on the product’s labels. […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: May 15-21, 2017

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.28 Recalls to be aware this week.

Medical Devices & Equipment:
LeadCare Testing Systems (with Blood Obtained from a Vein) by Magellan Diagnostics: FDA […]

Coventry, RI Woman Gets $190,000 in Auto Accident Settlement

Attorney Laura Cameron, of d’Oliveira & Associates, recently negotiated a $190,000 settlement on behalf of a Coventry woman who was struck by another driver in a Warwick, RI car accident. The accident occurred while the woman was stopped at a red light. Another driver failed to stop for the light and crashed into the […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: May 8-14, 2017

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.38 Recalls to be aware this week.
Auto:
Recalled Fiat Chrysler AutomobileFiat Chrysler Automobiles will recall more than 1.25 million pickup trucks worldwide to […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: May 1-7, 2017

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.27 Recalls to be aware this week.

Medical Devices & Equipment:
Defective CathetersWingman35 Crossing Catheters by ReFlow Medical: Recall – Tip Splitting or Separation.NavLock […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: April 25-30, 2017

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.23 Recalls to be aware this week.

Pharmaceuticals/Drugs:
Recalled 25% Dextrose InjectionHospira is voluntarily recalling one lot of 25% Dextrose Injection, USP, (Infant) pre-filled […]

Defective Truck Cab Guard Litigation Leads to New Warning Label

After a lawsuit involving a defective truck cab guard resulted in a $16.8 million jury verdict for the victim’s family, two cab guard manufacturers have posted warnings on their websites stating that the guards should not be used as safety devices on log trucks and that the device will not prevent serious injury or […]