January 2016 Archives | Personal Injury News

January 2016 Archives

Auto recalls in the U.S. reach a record high in 2015

For Nashville drivers, staying safe on the road involves a lot more than just adherence to traffic laws. The condition of the vehicle being driven also plays a major role in driver safety, which is why recent news of the massive number of vehicle recalls in 2015 has many car owners on high alert.

Benicar may cause symptoms similar to celiac disease

Treating high blood pressure is a concern for people all over the world, including Tennessee. One option is a pharmaceutical drug called Benicar, which is designed to block a hormone that causes the blood vessels to tighten and narrow. With the hormone blocked, the blood vessels are able to widen, thus improving blood flow and lower a person’s blood pressure. However, a recent study shows that this commonly prescribed drug carries its own risks.

Recalls of defective medical devices almost double over a decade

Those seeking medical treatment in Nashville put their trust in the health care community when it comes to life-saving medical devices. However, data collected by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration shows a steep rise in the recall of defective devices, which has almost doubled between 2003 and 2012.

Proving manufacture negligence may not be necessary

There are several ways that you may be able to recover compensation if a design or manufacturing defect in a product caused you an injury. Here at Bart Durham Injury Law, we regularly work with clients to hold negligent manufacturers accountable. When filing a claim, you should be aware of your options as well as what will be expected of you.

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