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Chicago Officials Consider Proposal to Decrease Pharmacy Errors

On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at what’s being done to lessen pharmacy errors and medication mistakes.

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Twice Misdiagnosed, Man Dies of Aortic Dissection

A Utah man went to a medical clinic in November 2011 complaining of chest pain that radiated to his abdomen. He was initially diagnosed as having constipation. A 55-year-old driver for the Utah Transit Authority experienced pain in his chest

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Jury Awards $14.9 Million for Patient Paralyzed by Negligently Administered Steroid Injection

A jury recently awarded a Colorado couple $14.9 million in a medical malpractice lawsuit. The lawsuit alleged that an outpatient surgery center was negligent in administering a steroid to the patient. As a result, the woman suffered paralysis from the

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Car vs. Motorcycle Crash Sends Man to Hospital with Serious Injuries

Recovering from an auto accident can take a toll on your emotional and physical well-being, not to mention the financial burden that comes with trying to cover the expenses associated with the crash. While an attorney can help obtain compensation

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Florida family wins $33.8 million medical malpractice award in brain injury case

A Florida family was awarded $33.8 million in a medical malpractice lawsuit after a judge ruled that a baby’s irreversible brain damage was caused by the decisions of a federally employed doctor. The baby’s mother was a patient at Jessie

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High Bilirubin Levels Leading to Jaundice Leave Toddler’s Brain Damaged

Parents of a toddler, who sustained brain damage, received $46.5 million in a medical malpractice verdict. When the baby was born in 2014, her blood tests indicated high bilirubin levels. There were no further tests done and the hospital did

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Motorist Alleges Injuries by an Underinsured Driver

Victims of an auto accident have the right to seek compensation from a negligent party, whether through a settlement with the responsible driver’s insurance company or through filing a lawsuit. The best course of action is to contact an experienced

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Driverless Car Drama

We obviously represent a lot of people who are injured in car wrecks so I’m always interested in what happens on the driverless car front.  This story  presenting real life drama and corporate espionage in the driverless car industry in

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Crash with CTA Bus Leaves Four Dead; Alcohol a Possible Cause

Four people died as a result of a collision between a vehicle and a Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) bus. Police said the 27-year-old driver of a Buick LeSabre was speeding when he lost control and hit a parked car before

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Florida drivers second worst in country for distracted driving

Researchers ranked Florida’s distracted drivers the second worst in the nation. EverQuote, an online insurance marketplace, collected data from 2.7 million car trips over 230 million miles, through its EverDrive app, which promotes safe driving habits. The app helps users

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