Personal Injury Blog

New Study Finds that Monsanto Roundup Increases Risk of Cancer by 41%

A study conducted by researchers at the University of Washington concluded that exposure to the chemical glyphosate, found in Monsanto Roundup, increases the risk of cancer. This study was based on an evaluation of the existing research and studies that have been conducted on the possible dangers of Monsanto Roundup.The results of the study, […]

Fall River, MA Auto Accident Attorney Discusses Driving Dangerous and Ways to Stay Safe

There are over 30,000 traffic fatalities annually, and more than 30 percent of these accidents involved alcohol and impaired drivers. Alcohol-related automobile accidents have declined over the last decade; however, they remain a huge issue in Massachusetts and elsewhere. Almost one-third of our total population will be involved in an alcohol-related collision at some […]

Tips for Avoiding Slip-and-Fall Injuries While at Work

Slip-and-fall accidents are a common cause of injury across the United States. In fact, the East Providence workers’ compensation lawyer (CDC) estimates that approximately 3 million people are treated in the emergency room each year for fall-related injuries. Slip-and-fall accidents account for 15 percent of all work-related injuries and make up between 12 and […]

Second Monsanto Roundup Trial Underway in Northern District of California

The second trial against Bayer in the Monsanto Roundup litigation is underway in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. The plaintiff in this case is suing the makers of Roundup alleging that his non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma was caused by long-term exposure to the weed killer on his property.In the first […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: March 11 – 17, 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.38 Recalls to be aware this week.

Pharmaceuticals/Drugs:
Recalled Birth Control PillsApotex recalls birth control pills. The product may contain defective blisters with incorrect […]

Transvaginal Mesh Victim Wins $41 Million Dollar Verdict Against Ethicon

A Pennsylvania woman was awarded a $41 Million Dollar verdict after a jury decided that her transvaginal mesh was defective and had caused her injuries. The woman had undergone a surgical procedure to treat her organ prolapse with an Ethicon transvaginal mesh patch. After the procedure, she began to experience serious and painful side […]

What If I am Denied Workers’ Compensation in Pawtucket?

The process of obtaining workers’ compensation benefits can be lengthy and time consuming. Our firm works with experienced workers’ compensation lawyers who know how to handle this process and get you the benefits you deserve.
It is possible that an employee seeking workers’ compensation benefits will be denied those benefits the first time around. If […]

Tips In Finding A Good RI Personal Injury Lawyer

If you or someone you know has suffered an injury in a Rhode Island car accident or slip-and-fall accident, you are probably wondering what steps to take next and how to obtain compensation to pay medical bills and make up for lost wages. This can be a stressful time for you and your family.If […]

How Do I Report a Car Accident?

Although car accidents are a common occurrence, many people do not know the proper procedures involved in reporting it and do not know how to handle the situation. Obviously the most important thing to do in a car accident is to respond to injuries first. However, injuries aside, an important first step you need to take […]

Weekly Recap of Recalls, Withdrawals & Safety Alerts: March 4 – 10, 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.

Medical Devices & Equipment:
Zoll LifeVest 4000 Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator – Software Update for Potential Lack of […]