Medical University of South Carolina warns thousands of patients about infection risk

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Potentially deadly bacteria found in medical devices used in open heart surgery The Medical University of South Carolina recently announced as many as 3,000 patients may be at risk of infection after learning medical equipment used in open heart surgeries since 2012 tested positive for potentially deadly bacteria. While no victims have stepped forward yet,… Read more »

School district reaches $10 million settlement in school bus crash lawsuit

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Five children serious injured after driver lost control of vehicle The Orange County (California) Unified School District recently agreed to settle a school bus crash lawsuit with the families of five-children serious injured after the vehicle’s driver lost control and slammed into an embankment. The $10 million settlement comes just days before the case was… Read more »

Family files multimillion dollar lawsuit against trucking company over negligent hiring

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Suit claims defendants hired unsafe driver A California Highway Patrol trooper, his wife, and brother recently filed a personal injury lawsuit against a trucking company they say should be held responsible for the brother’s catastrophic injuries. The attorneys for the plaintiff seek $350 million in total compensation from CRST, Inc. and several other defendants to… Read more »

Researcher files personal injury lawsuit against university after explosion

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Researcher seriously injured in laboratory explosion files personal injury lawsuit

Lawsuit claims laboratory supervisors failed to warn victim or provide safety training A researcher who suffered a catastrophic injury in a laboratory explosion recently filed a personal injury lawsuit against the University of Hawaii, claiming supervisors failed to properly warn her about the risks associated with the research methods. The claim alleges the university was… Read more »