Hospital Errors, Medical Malpractice, a Leading Cause of Death in Kentucky?

Patients in emergency situations often have no choice about what hospital they are transported to, but those who are undergoing planned surgeries for heart conditions or otherwise seeking treatment for cancer or serious medical conditions have the opportunity to research hospitals in advance and may have a choice about where they undergo care. If you or a loved one is planning any procedure in a hospital, Medical Malpractice lawyers in Louisville, KY believe it is essential for patients to understand the risks and be aware of the high number of fatal medical mistakes occurring each year. Medical errors have long been a concern for patients, with studies as far back as 1998 estimating that around 98,000 people were killed each year because of preventable medical errors in hospitals. Now, however, new data indicates that the risk of death to due hospital negligence may be far greater than previously believed.  […]

By | November 4th, 2016|Bedsores, Medical Malpractice, Medical Malpractice Lawyer, Medicare Fraud & Claims, Nursing Home Abuse, Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect, Posts|Comments Off on Hospital Errors, Medical Malpractice, a Leading Cause of Death in Kentucky?

Slip and Fall Accidents in Kentucky…Who's Responsible?

Ever been injured in a slip or fall injury at a Kentucky home or commercial property? Sometimes, a slip and fall accident occurs in a home. Other times, it may occur in a public location, such as a hotel, mall, department store, or workspace. In all these cases, it is the responsibility of the property owner or [...]

By | November 18th, 2015|Kentucky Law, Personal Injury, Slip and Fall|Comments Off on Slip and Fall Accidents in Kentucky…Who's Responsible?

Why Wear A Motorcycle Helmet While Riding in Kentucky?

You read about it all the time in Kentucky cities such as Louisville and Lexington: a motorcyclist is critically injured in an accident with another vehicle. Fortunately, many of those motorcyclists are wearing helmets, and sustain considerably less injuries than those that don’t. But in almost all cases these motorcycle accidents in Kentucky can be extremely costly [...]

By | November 2nd, 2015|Car Accident Lawyer, Motorcycle Accident|Comments Off on Why Wear A Motorcycle Helmet While Riding in Kentucky?

What You Should Do After a Car Accident

Should I Contact An Attorney After A Car Accident? It depends on what happened and what injuries were suffered and to whom in the car accident. The answer is probably no if you are not hurt. You should seek legal help if you or a loved one has been injured in the car accident, especially if [...]

By | October 26th, 2015|Auto Accident Injury, Car Accident Lawyer, Kentucky Injury Lawyer, Kentucky Law|Comments Off on What You Should Do After a Car Accident

What You Need To Know After Your Auto Accident Injury

The Insurance Claims Process for Auto Accidents An accident is the precursor to an auto accident injury claim. There are some very important things you should do at the accident site if you are injured in an automobile accident. As soon as you can, begin the process of filing a claim by reporting the accident with [...]

By | October 16th, 2015|Auto Accident Injury, Car Accident Lawyer, Kentucky Injury Lawyer, Kentucky Law|Comments Off on What You Need To Know After Your Auto Accident Injury

How a Personal Injury Lawyer can help you

How Can A Personal Injury Lawyer Help Me? Are you wondering how a personal injury lawyer can help you resolve your personal injury claim? If the damage or money is minor (less than the insurance deductible or less than the small claims limit for your state), you can probably handle it yourself. If the consequences are more immediate [...]

By | September 30th, 2015|Kentucky Injury Lawyer, Kentucky Law, Personal Injury|Comments Off on How a Personal Injury Lawyer can help you

Kentucky Product Liability Law

As Louisville Kentucky Product Liability Lawyers, we recognize that defective or dangerous products are a common cause of thousands of injuries every year in the United States. Product liability laws are legal rules concerning the responsible party for defective or dangerous products. It is different from ordinary injury law, and these sets of rules sometimes makes it easier for [...]

By | February 23rd, 2015|Product Liability|Comments Off on Kentucky Product Liability Law