Personal Injury Blog

Dartmouth, MA Woman Receives A $250,000 Car Accident Settlement From Geico Insurance

Recently, our attorney D. Robin Gouveia, obtained a $250,000 settlement from Geico Insurance for a Dartmouth, MA woman, who was seriously injured in a car accident. Our client was slowing for the traffic in front of her when the driver behind failed to slow and rear-ended our client’s vehicle. She sustained serious injuries to […]

Warwick, RI Woman Gets $345,000 Nursing Home Settlement

A Warwick, RI woman obtained a $345,000 settlement from a RI nursing home. d’Oliveira & Associates maintained joint responsibility with a Warwick, RI nursing home trial lawyer, who settled the case out of court. The woman fell in a nursing home and broke her ankle, which became infected and required surgery.
Attorney Paul d’Oliveira stated, […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: September 9 – 15, 2019

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.

Pharmaceuticals/Drugs:
Plastikon Healthcare Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Milk of Magnesia Oral Suspension 2400 mg/30 mL due […]

Your SSD FAQs Answered: What to do if you’ve been denied, should you hire an attorney…?

Experiencing denial after applying for Social Security Disability benefits can be disheartening for applicants, but it does not necessarily mean you have no chance of receiving benefits. The overwhelming majority of first-time applicants are denied benefits, especially when they have applied without the help or representation of a knowledgeable SSD attorney.When the Administration makes […]

Doctor Accidently Leaves Dentures In Patient’s Throat

Six days after his surgery, a 72-year-old patient returned to the hospital with complaints of pains in his throat and an inability to eat. Little did he know that during his most recent procedure to take out a non-cancerous lump in his abdomen, the doctors and nurses forgot to take his dentures out prior […]

The New Age of Concern For Distracted Drivers And Technology Is Shocking

When you think of distracted driving, your mind usually immediately goes to young teenage drivers who are texting with friends in the car with loud music blaring. If so, you may be shocked by a recent safety report from the AAA Foundation that revealed newly added technology in cars are mainly distracting elderly drivers. […]

What To Know About Recent Massachusetts RMV Reviews

One of deadliest crashes in New Hampshire recently left seven dead and three injured after a 23-year-old truck driver hit a motorcycle group. The truck driver was previously sanctioned in other states for serious traffic violations which were relayed to the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles. It turns out the registry was unaware of […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: September 3 – 8, 2019

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.24 Recalls to be aware this week.

Pharmaceuticals/Drugs:
Recalled Bacteriostatic Water InjectionSandoz recalls Losartan Potassium and Ezetimibe prescription drug bottles. The packaging is not […]

What To Know About the New Deadly Side Effects of Uloric

We all know those drug commercials that list the different potential side effects so fast that you can barely remember any of them. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ensures that the drugs on the market are properly labeled with the potential side effects so that the doctors and patients may make informed […]

Norton, MA Woman Receives A $90,000 Car Accident Settlement From Commerce Insurance

Recently, our attorney Cara Gallucci, from d’Oliveira & Associates, obtained a $90,000 settlement from Commerce Insurance, for a Norton, MA woman, who was injured in a car accident. Our client was attempting to turn left when her car was struck by another vehicle. She sustained serious injuries to her head and neck area, which […]