medical malpractice

What to do When Your Trusted Family Physician Harms You

Malpractice Attorneys Fighting for Victims of Physician Injuries or Negligence in Connecticut Most patients have a family practitioner that they see. The family doctor handles their annual physicals, monitors prescription medications, and might treat a single patient for several years or even their entire life. Family practitioners are trusted by their patients because they have … Continued

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Sicker than Before: Holding Hospitals Responsible for an Illness

Connecticut Malpractice Attorneys Fighting for Victims of Hospital Acquired Illnesses A serious illness can send even a healthy adult to the emergency room. Each year, United States hospitals take in 140,000 to 710,000 patients for flu-related illnesses and complications alone. During the 2015 to 2016 flu season, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), … Continued

VA Claim

A Guide to Filing Claims Against VA Medical Providers

Medical Malpractice Attorneys Helping Veterans Who Suffered From VA Medical Providers in Connecticut Suing the Department of Veterans Affairs for medical malpractice is different from suing a private physician or hospital facility. Instead, this is a highly complex area of the law that requires legal assistance. Therefore, if you are a veteran receiving healthcare services … Continued

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Who is Responsible for a Birth Injury Claim?

Connecticut Malpractice Attorneys Serving Families of Victims of Birth Injuries Having a baby is an exciting life experience. Sadly, too many parents in the United States go through the excitement of a baby on the way, and it ends in devastation. While a clear majority of births in the U.S. go uncomplicated, there is an … Continued

Personal Injury Claim

Can I Increase My Personal Injury Claim Amount?

Personal Injury Claims Attorney Fighting for Compensation for Victims throughout Connecticut When it comes to making an injury claim, it is natural to want maximum compensation. While there are limits as to what you can collect, it is your right to receive compensation for your losses – including any future medical costs you might endure. … Continued

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Are Personal Injury Lawsuits on the Rise in the United States?

Experienced Personal Injury Lawsuit Attorneys Serving Victims across Connecticut Personal injury claims might soon be on the rise. If the workplace safety and enforcement is overseen by the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), decreases under the new administration, many industry experts report that a possible consequence will be more personal injury lawsuits, … Continued

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Elevator and Escalator Injuries: An In-Depth Look at a Common Hazard

Product and Premises Liability Lawyers Serving Victims of Escalator and Elevator Injuries throughout Connecticut Escalators and elevators are something we ride without much thought. You see them at the mall, some might be in your condominium building, while others are at the stadium. You ride them because they offer a level of convenience. You assume … Continued

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Medical Malpractice Wrongful Death Action Filed

Russ Berkowitz and Jennifer Amdur have filed a medical malpractice wrongful death action against Yale-New Haven Hospital and its medical providers on behalf of the estate of a two week old baby boy who died as a result of the hospital’s negligence. The estate’s Complaint, which has been filed in New Haven Superior Court, states … Continued

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Top Do’s and Don’ts After a Car Accident

Car Accident Attorneys Serving all of Connecticut There is no denying the fact that a motor vehicle accident is one of the most stressful situations you can ever face. Not only do you have injuries, but your car is damaged, you are shaken up, and you are not sure what to do next. How you … Continued