Staying Safe While Keeping Fit

Friday, May 15, 2015

It’s the time of year when people in and around Chicago start getting outside to shake off the rust from the winter and get back into their fitness routines. If you will be walking, jogging or riding your bike on the roads, here are some tips for staying safe this spring. Make Yourself Visible. Walkers, … Continue reading Staying Safe While Keeping Fit

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Failure to Diagnose or Misdiagnosis? Know the Difference.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

When you have an injury or illness, you rely on your doctor to provide sound medical advice. You are entrusting your health to a medical processional, and you expect him or her to make a diagnosis and prescribe a treatment plan that will put you on the road to recovery. While we like to think … Continue reading Failure to Diagnose or Misdiagnosis? Know the Difference.

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How to Avoid Common Prescription Drug Errors

Friday, May 08, 2015

Medication errors are responsible for as many as 7,000 deaths each year. Seniors are often at the greatest risk due to higher numbers of prescriptions and a heavier reliance on others for administration of their medications. However, anyone can fall victim to a medication error. Some of the most common prescription drug problems for people … Continue reading How to Avoid Common Prescription Drug Errors

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Common Causes of Trucking Accidents

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Trucking accidents are extremely dangerous. With nearly a quarter of all accidents involving three or more vehicles and over half causing fatal or incapacitating injuries, it is no wonder that the government requires special licensing and provides ongoing safety programs to help combat the risk of truck-related accidents. As auto accident attorneys with decades of … Continue reading Common Causes of Trucking Accidents

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The Malman Law Difference

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

If you have suffered serious injuries in an accident or as a result of medical malpractice or nursing home negligence, you deserve to have an experienced attorney fighting on your behalf. Nevertheless, how do you know which attorney to choose to represent you? At Steven J. Malman & Associates, we believe the answer is clear. … Continue reading The Malman Law Difference

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The Basics of Whiplash Injuries

Thursday, April 23, 2015

If you were involved in a rear-end collision and now your neck hurts, you may have the injury known as “whiplash”. Whiplash is a serious injury that is associated with sudden impacts that cause a person’s body to move forward while their head remains in place. When the head follows, it does so with a … Continue reading The Basics of Whiplash Injuries

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Five Tips for Safe Driving This Spring

Monday, April 20, 2015

Whether you are commuting to work or driving to your spring vacation spot, now that winter is over you will likely see an increase in the number of cars on the road. Here are five tips to help you stay safe in the driver’s seat this spring. Avoid Distractions Behind the Wheel Distracted drivers cause … Continue reading Five Tips for Safe Driving This Spring

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Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Resulting in more than 3,000 deaths and nearly half a million injuries each year, distracted driving is an epidemic that needs to be addressed. With teens and adults alike talking, texting, and engaging in other activities behind the wheel, it is time to take action and curb this common cause of unnecessary accidents. To help … Continue reading Distracted Driving Awareness Month

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What to Expect from a Birth Injury Claim

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Learning that your newborn has suffered a birth-related injury can be traumatic, especially if the injury could have been avoided. Sadly, approximately seven of every 1,000 babies born in the U.S. suffer a birth injury of one form or another as a result of medical malpractice. Birth Injuries and Birth Defects – Understanding the Difference … Continue reading What to Expect from a Birth Injury Claim

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9-Point Checklist for Motorcycle Safety

Monday, April 06, 2015

While the biggest threat to most motorcycle riders’ safety is the carelessness and inattentiveness of other drivers on the road, there are still plenty of things riders can do to reduce the risk of being in an accident.  Consider the following safety tips each time you go riding: 1. All the Gear, All the Time. … Continue reading 9-Point Checklist for Motorcycle Safety

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