April 2016 Archives | Personal Injury News

April 2016 Archives

Do sleeping pills pose a crash risk for drivers?

Like many people in Tennessee and elsewhere, you may use prescription sleeping pills. These types of medications can be helpful in aiding you to get the rest that your body needs. Research has shown, however, that using such medications may lead to dangerous impairments if you drive.

Car Accident Liability: Whose Fault Is It?

In most cases, an accident will be someone's fault. Was the other driver negligent or was a mistake made? If the accident was not your fault, it's important to have evidence to back up your claim when you file the report to your insurer. Saying that it was not your fault is not always enough.

Xarelto poses excessive bleeding risk for Tennessee patients

When injuries cause bleeding, blood clots can be vital to the life and health of people in Tennessee, and elsewhere. However, if they form unnecessarily, blood clots may lead to serious medical conditions. In order to treat these clots and prevent the possible complications, patients may be prescribed blood thinning medications, including Xarelto. Unfortunately, using Xarelto may pose an excessive bleeding risk.

Walker’s daughter claims auto defects led to father’s death

Vehicle manufacturers and safety regulators have taken significant steps toward improving automobile safety. Unfortunately, however, auto defects still occur and affect vehicles in Tennessee, and elsewhere. On their own or as a result of car accidents, such defects may lead to serious injuries or death for vehicle occupants.

The three types of defective product claims in Tennessee

A product that causes an injury could be viewed as defective or dangerous on one or more of several levels. In Tennessee, people who experience harm may be able to file a lawsuit against the item’s manufacturer. Those who choose to do so must understand which type of claim it will be.

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