Most people are well aware of the dangers of distracted driving, but that doesn’t stop them from engaging in distracting behaviors. The Houston distracted driving accident attorneys at Dax F. Garza, P.C. see injuries from distracted driving accidents all too often, and we have identified five of the most dangerous distractions for drivers.
Patients with Medtronic Defibrillators already know firsthand how defective these devices can be. In addition to previously known issues, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued another warning for patients: these devices could be vulnerable to hacking. In a recent warning letter, the FDA cautioned patients that a software update must be made to protect the device from cybersecurity vulnerabilities.
Losing a loved one is an extremely tragic experience. It can be particularly painful if the death was caused by the negligence of another person or company. For family members who have lost a loved one due to another’s negligence, getting answers and pursuing justice can potentially help ease the burden of loss. While there is no amount of money that can erase the pain of losing a loved one, families can pursue financial compensation to relieve financial burdens associated with their personal loss.
Large trucks are crucial to the transportation industry. Most people don’t go a single day without buying or using something that spent time being transported by an 18-wheeler. Although these vehicles are integral to our transportation industry, they do pose serious risks on the roadways. As experienced personal injury lawyers, we have seen firsthand how dangerous truck accidents can be.
If you have been injured by product such as a medical device, you may have run into the phrase “mass tort” and be wondering exactly what it means. Many injury cases are handled in consolidated litigations called mass torts; and, this type of case can be very beneficial for plaintiffs. Mass torts have several key features that make them different from other types of cases.