October 2015 Archives

Logger wins medical malpractice suit, awarded $2.2 million

When Tennessee residents seek medical help, a great amount of trust is involved. They hope that they will be undergo a successful treatment of their malady and assume that the professional treating them will act in accordance with the highest of professional standards. Nevertheless, accidents sometimes occur, and when they do, victims who are negatively affected may have grounds to pursue a medical malpractice lawsuit.

Wrongful death suit may follow fatal accident that killed 3

Tennessee car accidents often have lasting effects on victims and their families. Many suffer serious injuries, while others are killed. When a car  accident fatality is caused by the negligence of another party to the collision, the decedent's family retains the right to file a wrongful death claim against that driver.

DUI crash results in fatality, wrongful death suit may follow

Tennessee car accidents can have long-lasting effects. When an individual is seriously injured or killed, these effects can follow that person or the loved ones of a deceased victim for the rest of their lives. When a car accident takes the life of an innocent victim, that individual's surviving family may choose to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver believed to have been responsible.

Proper investigation necessary after truck accident

It's common for a driver to feel a little nervous passing a large commercial truck. Maybe while driving down Interstate 75 -- in your modest-sized vehicle -- you get a little nervous driving next to a huge commercial truck, one that weights tens of thousands of pounds. If so, know that you are not alone.

After patient suffers stroke, medical malpractice alleged

Many Tennessee residents visit a health care professional on a regular basis, for a variety of reasons. Most of the time, the medical professional helps them get better. However, when negligence occurs in a health care setting, the health and well-being of the patient may be on the line. When this occurs, the patients -- or their surviving families in the event of fatal mistakes -- may choose to file a medical malpractice suit.

Wife files medical malpractice suit on deceased husband's behalf

When individuals in Tennessee fall ill, they often seek medical attention. Although the medical professionals who treat them are highly trained, mistakes still occur. Unfortunately, when they do, people's health and sometimes lives are at stake. When an individual is injured or killed due to a medical professional's negligence, the individual or his or her family members may choose to file a medical malpractice suit.