Medical Malpractice

What’s the Difference Between A Birth Defect and a Birth Injury

The birth of a child should be a joyous occasion filled with hope and optimism. Unfortunately, if a birth defect or injury occurs, this happiness will come with stress, worry, and anguish for the family. To understand [...]

What’s the Difference Between A Birth Defect and a Birth Injury2019-02-19T00:13:30+00:00

Common Forms of Medical Malpractice

The last thing you ever want to think about when visiting a doctor is that you could leave worse off than when you arrived. Medical malpractice laws exist for a reason and every year people file lawsuits [...]

Common Forms of Medical Malpractice2018-12-06T13:02:04+00:00

Understanding Your Personal Injury Rights in Maryland

If you’ve been injured due to another person’s negligence in Maryland, you may be considering a personal injury case. Before deciding whether to file a lawsuit or claim, make sure you know your rights, and the laws [...]

Understanding Your Personal Injury Rights in Maryland2018-11-08T11:43:33+00:00

Common Types of Medical Malpractice

When most of us go to the doctor, we take confidence in knowing that we are about to be cared for by a professional with our best interests in mind. Fortunately, this is usually exactly what happens. [...]

Common Types of Medical Malpractice2018-11-01T11:13:24+00:00

Medical Malpractice Laws in Maryland

Medical malpractice involves the willful negligence of a healthcare provider that results in serious implications for the health of the individual under the provider’s care. Medical malpractice laws in Maryland are severe if a patient can prove [...]

Medical Malpractice Laws in Maryland2018-10-25T10:02:34+00:00

Hospital Errors Can Cause Cerebral Palsy

The birth of a child is a joyful event looked forward to with delight and anxious anticipation for months, sometimes years, beforehand. Many nights are spent reading pregnancy and parenting books, nurseries are meticulously painted and decorated, and [...]

Hospital Errors Can Cause Cerebral Palsy2018-08-09T10:20:59+00:00

SHOCKING! More Mothers Are Dying During Childbirth Because of Malpractice

Every year, thousands of women die, or suffer life-altering injuries, because doctors and nurses are not performing basic tasks.  A shocking, new investigative report from USA Today confirms that almost 2 mothers die everyday- 700 total a year, [...]

SHOCKING! More Mothers Are Dying During Childbirth Because of Malpractice2018-08-02T10:25:08+00:00

Understanding Medical Malpractice

You’ve probably heard of medical malpractice before, but might be unsure of what this area of the law covers. Whether you just want to be prepared or you think you may be a victim, keep reading for [...]

Understanding Medical Malpractice2018-08-02T20:29:25+00:00

Worst Cases of Medical Malpractice

Johns Hopkins Medicine, one of the most renowned names in the healthcare field, released some shocking statistics last year: Medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the United States. That means 10% of all [...]

Worst Cases of Medical Malpractice2017-12-07T10:53:35+00:00

Best Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Baltimore Medical Malpractice Lawyer

According to Healthcare IT News, medical mistakes have reached epidemic proportions. In fact, preventable medical errors rank as the third cause of death in the United States, falling just behind cancer and heart disease. This sobering reality means [...]

Best Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Baltimore Medical Malpractice Lawyer2017-11-02T09:20:23+00:00

How Lawyers Evaluate Medical Malpractice Cases

Before contacting a lawyer about a possible medical malpractice case, it is important to understand how these types of cases are evaluated by attorneys. Some cases are more intricate than others, however the following series of events [...]

How Lawyers Evaluate Medical Malpractice Cases2017-09-14T09:01:48+00:00

What Diseases Are Usually Misdiagnosed?

Misdiagnosis occurs if your doctor or a health care provider didn't detect or didn't order necessary testings in case of reasonable suspicion of a disease. Sometimes the consequences can be fatal, other times they can be insignificant, [...]

What Diseases Are Usually Misdiagnosed?2017-07-27T10:14:46+00:00

Medical Malpractice- What You Can Expect

Unfortunately, medical malpractice can happen to anyone, and it can change your life forever, especially in case of serious diseases. Although the most doctors, health care professionals and hospitals work hard and give their best to treat [...]

Medical Malpractice- What You Can Expect2017-07-20T08:47:13+00:00

Playing the Odds – Are You at Risk for a Medical Mistake?

You may not realize it, but medical errors in the United States have hit a record high. Healthcare IT News reported that provider error is the third leading cause of death in the U.S., falling just behind heart disease [...]

Playing the Odds – Are You at Risk for a Medical Mistake?2017-07-13T10:00:52+00:00

Does Maryland Place a Cap on Medical Malpractice?

U.S. News & World Report tells us that medical mistakes are the third leading cause of death in our country today. This means that ten percent (10%) of the U.S. population every year dies from poorly coordinated [...]

Does Maryland Place a Cap on Medical Malpractice?2018-11-13T19:39:33+00:00

5 Situations that Call for a Personal Injury Attorney

In a perfect world, personal injury attorneys wouldn’t be needed. When you were injured in an accident, the insurance company of the responsible party would offer a fair settlement, and you would be taken care of. Worker’s [...]

5 Situations that Call for a Personal Injury Attorney2016-09-15T09:55:21+00:00

Medical Errors Are the Third Leading Cause of Death- Report

A recent Washington Post report says medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the country.  The head of our medical malpractice division, Tom Summers was recently interviewed by WHAG News (Hagerstown) for his thoughts on [...]

Medical Errors Are the Third Leading Cause of Death- Report2016-08-10T11:04:04+00:00

It’s About Time: The Statute of Limitations

Timing is everything in personal injury cases. Well, not everything, unless you’ve filed too late. Then it’s the only thing that matters. When you consult a personal injury lawyer, he or she may stop you before you [...]

It’s About Time: The Statute of Limitations2016-06-15T10:55:01+00:00