May 22, 2013

Summer time Means More Swimming, Increased Drowning Risks at Pools

A Jacksonville area family is grieving the recent drowning death of their two year old child. The little boy perished after going unnoticed into the  pool at Kiddie […]
May 22, 2013

Hit & Run kills one

 According to Channel 4, police in Jacksonville are seeking information after a 25-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run crash in Northwest Jacksonville early Saturday morning.  […]
May 21, 2013

Nursing home arbitration agreements apply to wrongful death claims, says Florida Supreme Court

In February, Florida’s Supreme Court ruled on a closely watched case concerning whether a nursing home resident’s heirs are bound by agreements signed by that resident […]
May 21, 2013

Surgeon Operates On Wrong Side Of Brain, Devastating Patient

A patient receiving treatment for their injuries or illness may require surgery. These procedures put that patient’s body under a great deal of strain and can […]
May 21, 2013

What to do to prevent ATV injuries

I was on NEWS4JAX website this morning, when I read a sad story about two teenagers injured on an ATV.  According to the website, two Glen […]
May 14, 2013

US officials recommend lowering drunken driving threshold to .05 blood alcohol to save lives

There are a wide variety of things a person should never do when intoxicated. At the top of the list is driving. Drunk driving can cause […]
May 14, 2013

Surgical robot scrutinized by FDA after deaths and other surgical errors

Many Florida residents may not be aware that when people undergo medical operations in this day and age, someone other than a licensed surgeon might be […]
May 13, 2013

Lindsay Tygart Appointed to Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division Board of Governors

  April 23, 2013:  Attorney Lindsay Tygart has been appointed to the Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division Board of Governors. Only 17 young lawyers are appointed […]
May 9, 2013

Medical Malpractice payouts amount to less than 1% of health care costs

As many Florida  residents are well aware, efforts have been underway in our state and others to limit the rights of those who are harmed by medical […]