Personal Injury Blog

Victims Push for Ovarian Cancer Warnings on Talcum Powder Products

Thousands of woman have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer after using talcum powder in their daily hygiene routines, with new cases being identified every day. Many woman suffering from ovarian cancer are now pushing for warning labels on talcum products that would specifically warn consumers of the risk of ovarian cancer. They claim that […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: June 11 – 17, 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.25 Recalls to be aware this week.

Pharmaceuticals/Drugs:
Compounded Products Containing Triamcinolone-Moxifloxacin by Guardian Pharmacy Services (Dallas, Texas): Alert to Health Professionals – Adverse […]

New Study Raises Concerns Over NuVasive MAGEC Rod Failure

The new magnetically controlled growing rods utilized by NuVasive MAGEC have become a popular option in the treatment of early onset scoliosis. However, an increasing number of injuries have reportedly been caused by the system. A new study recently conducted in the United Kingdom (UK) and published in the journal called the Spine, brought […]

Fall River Woman Receives $100,000 Settlement From Commerce Insurance Company

After being seriously injured in a car accident, a Fall River woman reached out to the Fall River car accident lawyers at d’Oliveira and Associates for help. She had been a passenger in the car at the time of the accident. Another car failed to stop at a red light and crashed into the […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: June 4 – 10, 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.27 Recalls to be aware this week.

Medical Devices & Equipment:
CARDIOSAVE Hybrid Intra-aortic Balloon Pump by Maquet Datascope Corp.: Class I Recall – […]

California Court Ruled the State Can List Roundup Ingredients as Cancerous

A recent appeals court decision in California is being called a victory for science and safety after the court held that California can continue to list glyphosate, the main ingredient in Roundup, as potentially cancer causing. The chemical is widely used in California in the farming industry, on golf courses, and on private lawns. […]

Five Important Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer

After being injured in a car accident, one of the most important decisions you will make is hiring a lawyer who can represent your interests and make sure you are compensated for your injuries. This is a highly personal decision and depends on a number of factors. There is certain information you will want […]

Can Collision Avoidance Systems Effectively Prevent Auto Accidents?

Collision mitigation systems (CMS) have recently enjoyed a great deal of success and popularity in the auto industry as a safe and effective way to prevent car accidents. In particular, the systems have been noted to prevent rear end crashes by alerting the driver of the potential danger and then automatically stopping the vehicle […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: May 28 – June 3, 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.20 Recalls to be aware this week.
Medical Devices & Equipment:
SunMed Holdings, LLC Issues a Nationwide Recall of STAT-Check and Medline Manual Resuscitator […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Filing a Claim After a Dog Bite Injury

Dog bites can easily lead to serious and even disfiguring injuries. More often than not, dog bite injuries are caused by a familiar dog, such as the pet of a neighbor or friend. After an attack, victims often have a number of questions about their rights and what they should do next. An experienced […]