Wrongful Death – Know Your Rights to Get the Closure You Deserve

Losing a loved one due to someone else’s negligence is one of the most painful experiences you’ll ever go through in life. Moving on after their passing, when you are struggling emotionally and financially, can be even tougher. If your loved one’s death was caused by malpractice or negligence, you may be able to file a New York wrongful death claim. This article will address how you can seek justice through the wrongful death claim process. Read more

What to do After a Pedestrian Knockdown Accident

When you are crossing the street with the walk signal in your favor, you expect to be able to get safely to the other side. Unfortunately, pedestrians are often struck by cars as they cross in the crosswalk, which can result in devastating injuries. New Yorkers walk everywhere, and given the volume of people and cars on the streets in New York City, it is inevitable that pedestrians will be struck by vehicles and injured. Read more

Medical Malpractice – 3 Ways to Prevent Being a Statistic

Medical Malpractice is the third leading cause of death in the United States, with over 100,000 citizens affected yearly. Malpractice can happen from a misdiagnosis, a botched surgery, or a failure to refer a patient to a specialist – no two medical malpractice cases are alike. Unfortunately, when medical malpractice occurs, there can be serious consequences to the patient’s physical health. Minimize your risk of becoming a victim of medical malpractice by advocating for your rights, and becoming educated on the possible outcome. This article will address 3 ways you can protect yourself from becoming a Read more

Brachial Plexus Injuries: What You Need To Know

This is Brachial Plexus Awareness week 2017. Brachial Plexus Palsy,  or Erb’s Palsy, is a severe nerve injury which occurs when the doctor yanks or pulls too hard on a baby’s head during birth. The condition is rare, with approximately two instances for every thousand successful births, and is completely preventable with the correct procedures during delivery. Read more