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What is a Catastrophic Injury?

Accidental injuries occur every day. People usually heal and resume their activities.  But life can change instantly for individuals who sustain catastrophic injuries. Such injuries leave accident victims with long-term or permanent disability, a future of extensive medical treatment and therapy, dependency on others and even a potentially shortened life span. People who suffer catastrophic… Read More »

What Is a Toxic Tort Case?

Minneapolis toxic torts attorneys help clients recover damages in cases that involve toxic substance exposure. The American Bar Association provides a definition for tort as a “wrongful act for which the injured party can recover damages in a civil action.” The word toxic derives from the Greek root in “toxin,” which means poison. Many types… Read More »

How Prevalent are Dangerous Products?

Defective product liability attorneys in Minneapolis often help people recover damages when they are harmed by a dangerous product. While consumers often take product safety for granted, the fact that six government agencies are concerned with product safety is your first clue that many products are unsafe. According to Recalls.gov, the following government agencies deal… Read More »

Why is it Vital to Have a Lawyer in a Catastrophic Injury Case?

Catastrophic injuries present the worst-case scenarios for families, often shortening life spans or resulting in long-term assistive care. Depending on the severity of your injury, you may not be able to ever work again and, aside from the emotional trauma, you and your family face an uphill battle dealing with financial burdens. While Minneapolis catastrophic… Read More »

What Burden Does an SCI Put on Your Wallet?

A recent study found that an ancient Chinese medicinal practice improved motor function in rats with spinal cord injuries (SCIs), bringing new hope to patients suffering the same injury. When Ji-Sui-Kang (JSK), a traditional Chinese herbal medicine, was administered to injured rats, they showed decreased tissue damage, reduced inflammation and less cell death, in addition… Read More »

What Should You Know about Dealing with Burns?

There are many sources that cause serious burns. When someone else is at fault, find out about pursuing a Minneapolis burn injuries lawsuit to recover compensation for damages. In terms of immediate response, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) tells fire victims to smother flames by dropping and rolling. Next, remove burned clothing… Read More »

Common Defenses in a Personal Injury Lawsuit

A church bus recently crashed, killing three and injuring 19 passengers in Indianapolis. Most were teenagers on their way back from a Michigan camp, but the three who perished were the youth pastor, his 8-month-pregnant wife and a chaperone who was a mother of five. The bus driver said the brakes failed as he tried… Read More »

Common Causes of Traumatic Brain Injury

A woman recently published a book about her family’s journey from tragedy to recovery after her son suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI). He was 16 years old at the time and accidentally drove off the road, flipping his vehicle. He was in the hospital for almost a month and in a coma most of… Read More »

Four Railroad Workers Injured, Three Trains Collided, Two Critically Injured, One Way to Compensation

A recent three-train collision in Texas left four crew members injured. A BNSF Railway train slammed into the back of a stopped train ahead before a third train collided with the two, totaling about 20 to 30 derailed cars. While there was no risk of hazardous materials being spilled, as the trains were transporting flatbed… Read More »

Truck Driver Dies After Being Trapped in Fiery Vehicle

A recent four-vehicle collision at a busy intersection in Golden Valley resulted in the death of one driver. A minivan driven by a 66-year-old woman made an illegal turn, causing a large truck to crash into the van, hit a signal post and burst into flames. The flames prevented bystanders from helping the 64-year-old truck… Read More »