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November 2015 Archives

What you should do in the wake of a dog bite or animal attack

Dogs are man's best friend, as the saying goes. And for the most part, this is true. Many people own dogs and most of these dogs are kind and loving. They aren't frightened by other people or attack other people. But there is a minority in this group of animals that are vicious, and they end up hurting innocent people.

Car strikes 2 pedestrians, dealing them serious injuries

A father and his son were seriously injured recently while they were trying to cross the street. A car that stopped at the intersection then tried to get through it, but not before the vehicle struck the 28-year-old father and his 6-year-old son. Thankfully, neither person appears to have suffered life-threatening injuries.

Your insurance company: an essential part after an accident

Imagine for a moment that you are driving down the road and you get hit by another car. In that moment, you aren't entirely sure who's fault it is that the accident occurred -- and to be honest, it shouldn't entirely matter. You and the other people involved in the wreck need to worry about your health and well-being. 

Surgical mistakes can cause significant patient harm

A number of people in California and across the country who go in for surgical procedures may leave the operating room with more than they bargained for. A study conducted by Johns Hopkins University found that at least 4,000 incidents involving surgical errors occur each year in the United States. However, some believe this number to be significantly low as there are many errors that go unreported or undetected, according to Medical News Today. This form of medical malpractice continues to occur and many people suffer from severe and sometimes fatal injuries as a result.