June 13, 2016

Pause before letting your child drive an ATV, serious injuries are more likely to result

News4Jax reported that a 12-year-old was taken to UF Pediatrics in Gainesville for serious but non-life-threatening injuries in December. According to the FHP report, the child was driving a […]
June 10, 2016

Could the tragic accident between a firefighter and a JEA truck been avoided?

News4Jax reports that a tragic accident which occurred several months ago between a firefighter and a JEA truck working on Arlington Expressway has new details.  The […]
June 7, 2016

Think twice before asking for a Bair Hugger after having an operation

A Texas woman has sued 3M (a medical device company) in Texas alleging the company sold defective surgical equipment that gave her a drug-resistant infection and […]
June 3, 2016

Are fences needed around retention ponds to prevent drownings of children?

Did you know that in many areas across the country, drowning is estimated to be the second leading cause of injury death after road traffic injuries. […]
May 27, 2016

NCAA facing litigation from former players as a result of the concussions they sustained while playing football for various universities

Several former college football players filed class-action lawsuits this past week against their universities, conferences and the NCAA claiming negligence over their handling of the Plaintiff’s […]
May 20, 2016

Tragic death of a nursing home resident after possibly being left out in the sun too long

Recently, there was an article on a the tragic death of an elderly man who died after possibly being left out in the sun at a […]
May 17, 2016

Construction worked trapped under street sweeper tragically dies

News4Jax.com reports that a construction worker was killed last week after he became trapped under a street sweeper in Hastings. The Florida Highway Patrol said the […]
May 13, 2016

Chemical flavorings found in e-cigarettes linked to lung disease

I continue to blog on this area because I still do not think enough people realize the side effects of e-cigarettes and chemical flavorings.  They truly […]
May 9, 2016

Medical Errors is now the 3rd leading cause of death in the United States

A recent study out of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine show that more people are dying from the care that they receive rather than the […]