The parents of a 6-year-old boy with cerebral palsy have filed a lawsuit against the birthing hospital and staff members, claiming that the mishandling of the boy’s birth caused him permanent brain damage. When the mother arrived at the hospital she was 15 days past her due date. She was
Watching for traffic signals when you are driving is vital to ensure that you and everyone else on the road stay safe. This is especially important for drivers who are operating large vehicles because vehicles like semi-trucks can cause serious damage and injuries if they are involved in an accident.
A 35-year-old woman has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit after suffering a perforated bladder during the c-section birth of her son. What makes this suit particularly newsworthy is that the c-section was performed against the woman’s will. The plaintifff had two c-section births prior to the one at issue, but
Authorities are investigating a crash that shut down part of U.S. 33 in Fairfield County earlier this week. At approximately 3 p.m. Monday, a pickup truck rolled over and caught fire. Emergency responders closed I-33 East and part of I-33 West while they put out the fire and cleared wreckage.
If you are a frequent visitor to this blog, you know that there is a huge misperception about medical malpractice and the cost of healthcare. There is a miniscule or nonexistent link between healthcare costs and medical malpractice lawsuits, and new data further confirms this. The Ohio Medical Professional Liability
Paying attention to what is going on around you is important, especially if you are driving on a roadway with higher speed limits. Serious damage can happen to vehicles that are involved in accidents that occur at high speeds. Serious injuries can also occur. Luckily, a recent accident that occurred
All over the country, there are people who enjoy hitting the open road on a motorcycle. While this can be a great joy, it can also be dangerous at times. May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. During this time, it is important for all drivers, both of motorcycles and other
Losing a loved one is always difficult, but it is seemingly more difficult when that loss comes at the hands of a negligent driver. One Ohio family might find a little bit of comfort in knowing that the driver who killed their loved one has been convicted on charges related
Motorcycle awareness campaigns are running full force in Ohio and around the rest of the country. While these campaigns serve as a widespread reminder to watch out for motorcycles as you drive, learning about an actual motorcycle accident might be a more effective reminder to always be aware. One family
It is a well-known fact that injuries to the brain can lead to problems that don’t manifest for some time after the injury. Ohio residents might be interested to learn that a new study that looked at three previous studies shows that a history of traumatic brain injury was found