How Do People Get Hurt By Dog Bites?

Every year, an estimated 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs, with around 800,000 of them being considered serious enough to require medical attention. These injuries disproportionately affect children, who are much more likely to need medical attention after a dog bite. So why do dog bites happen, and why might it become necessary to [...]

2022-07-11T14:40:49-07:00July 11th, 2022|Child Injury, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Passenger Paralyzed in Uber Accident Seeks $63 Million in Damages

A Massachusetts man who was paralyzed after an accident in an Uber rideshare has sued the company for $63 million. The accident was allegedly due in part to the reckless driving habits of the Uber driver, who is considered an independent contractor of the company. The lawsuit alleges that Uber should be held liable for [...]

2022-03-03T15:40:49-07:00March 3rd, 2022|Car Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Proving Liability for A Dooring Accident While Cycling

Walking and cycling became more popular in Nashville when restrictions to counter the Covid-19 pandemic were stricter. Public transportation options were on the other hand less popular for understandable reasons. As traffic increases with restrictions easing, pedestrians and cyclists are rediscovering just how vulnerable they are to careless, intolerant or aggressive drivers. One of the [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:39-07:00July 30th, 2020|Personal Injury|0 Comments

What You Should Do if You Have Been Taking Zantac for Heartburn

Zantac, a popular and much used brand of heartburn and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)  medication has been taken off the shelves of pharmacies since April 1st this year following a mandatory withdrawal notice from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). That said, you shouldn’t be taking Zantac or any other medication for heartburn that [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:39-07:00June 29th, 2020|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Can I Sue a Cruise Line Because I Got Sick?

Nashville may seem a long way from Wuhan in China, the epicenter of the global coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak which has now spread to countries and killed over 2,000 people. Nashville residents may take comfort in the swift actions of the U.S. government that has probably prevented, or at least slowed down, the arrival of the [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:40-07:00February 28th, 2020|Personal Injury|0 Comments

To Scoot or Not to Scoot: Nashville Mayor Briley Says No for Now

Electric powered scooters have caused huge consternation for city authorities wherever they have popped up. Seven e-scooter companies in Nashville have now been told that they cannot operate, following the first death of a scooter rider in the city. The decision has proved controversial, and it may only be temporary. Mayor Briley says that a [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:42-07:00June 30th, 2019|Personal Injury|0 Comments
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