Pediatric malpractice is a devastating occurrence that affects the most vulnerable members of society. Unfortunately, nothing can be done to completely eliminate occurrences of pediatric malpractice, but victims and their families can seek valuable compensation to help offset the devastation. Understanding Pediatric Malpractice Pediatric malpractice is a form of medical malpractice. It is committed by Continue Reading
Victims of medical malpractice and their families need answers and compensation. They also need closure and an end to the madness so they can rebuild for the future. It is understandable when they want to know how long their case will take. Unfortunately, there is no one or average answer. Each medical malpractice case is Continue Reading..
Negligence as a legal concept plays a major role in American jurisprudence in the criminal and civil realms. It refers to substandard behavior that ultimately causes harm. In the criminal realm, it may be punished by time behind bars, and in the civil, by way of damages judgments. New York recognizes four types of legally Continue Reading..
Visiting an emergency room often comes with the expectation of quick and effective treatment. However, errors occur within these high-pressure settings due to the pace and inherent challenges of working in one. Because there are so many misconceptions about what medical malpractice is (or is not), we want to take a closer look at Continue Reading..
Slip and fall accidents are unfortunately all too common in NYC, and understanding the types, causes, and potential serious injuries that can result is crucial. Immediate medical attention is essential after such an incident, but obtaining compensation can often be a challenging process. Dealing with insurance companies and understanding the damages you may be entitled Continue Reading
Injured construction workers have the right to seek compensation either from workers’ comp insurance or personal injury claims against third parties. However, there are laws that limit the time in which claims may be made. Because of these limitations, injured construction workers are strongly advised to take immediate action to pursue the benefits they deserve. Continue Reading