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Are Medical Errors Always Malpractice?

Monday, March 03, 2014

When you receive medical care, you should always be able to expect you’ll be treated in the best way the medical professionals know how. Sometimes, mistakes can be made, however, or surgery outcomes may not be what was expected. Are these always considered cases of medical malpractice? How can you tell when something is done […]  Read More»

Doctors Act with Medical Negligence in Neurosurgery Cases

Friday, February 28, 2014

After doctors did not properly sterilize equipment before operations, 18 neurosurgery patients may develop an incurable brain disorder. In this case, the doctors at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center had used equipment on another patient who had undergone surgery for Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease and then did not sterilize the tools, creating an increased chance that these […]  Read More»

Four Injured in Chain Reaction Crash in River North

Friday, February 28, 2014

Four people were injured Thursday night after a van in River North ran a red light and caused a chain reaction car accident. According to police, a 1992 Chevrolet conversion van failed to stop for the red light as it traveled southbound on Clark, at about 11:05 p.m. Passing through the intersection, the van struck […]  Read More»

What Should I Know About Cerebral Palsy?

Thursday, February 27, 2014

When your child is diagnosed with cerebral palsy, you are undoubtedly upset. Because this condition is uncommon, you may have questions if you or a loved one’s child has been diagnosed with cerebral palsy. We’ve outlined some of the commonly asked questions regarding cerebral palsy. Q: What is cerebral palsy?  What causes cerebral palsy? A: […]  Read More»

More Cyclists Using Helmet-Cams In Anticipation of Accidents

Thursday, February 27, 2014

It’s no secret that in major cities, biking, while a popular means of transportation, is not always the safest way to get around.  With the amount of things that can go wrong –distractions, swerving, or virtually any number of other mishaps—overwhelmingly, when cyclists get into accidents, they often walk away with injuries. And with some […]  Read More»

Investigators: Assisted Living Facility Found to be Neglecting Resident

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Assisted living facilities are designed to help those who need round-the-clock care live a comfortable life.  Sadly, some facilities aren’t quite up to par and the residents within can experience neglect and even abuse. Such is the claim in a pending lawsuit filed by one woman’s family. The lawsuit states that Marie-Rose Demkowicz fell at […]  Read More»

Three Men Charged in Car Chase That Caused Wreck on Bishop Ford Freeway

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Three men have been charged in connection with a car chase that caused a crash on the Bishop Ford Freeway on Friday, February 21, 2014.  The car chase started in Calumet City, after police spotted a car that had been reported stolen by the car’s owner. They began following the car through Dolton and Riverdale, […]  Read More»

Family Files Medical Malpractice Suit After 6-year-old Son Dies

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

The family of a 6-year-old Texas boy has filed a misdiagnosis lawsuit against the Children’s Medical Center after a misdiagnosis led to their son’s death. Robert Llanas Sr. and Cristalh Mendoza filed the suit, claiming that after the boy, Roberto Carlos Llanas, Jr., was admitted to the medical center owned by the University of Texas, […]  Read More»

Driver Involved in Deadly Crash Charged With Aggravated DUI

Monday, February 24, 2014

A man involved in a deadly car crash in November 2013 has been charged with aggravated DUI causing a fatality, involuntary manslaughter, and reckless homicide. Ralph A. Leon, of the 5400 block of North Sheridan Road, was speeding on the Dan Ryan Expressway near 91st street on November 1, when he crashed into a car, […]  Read More»

How Long Do I Have to File a Workers’ Compensation Claim in Illinois?

Monday, February 24, 2014

After you or a loved one is injured on the job, you undoubtedly have many questions about work injury law. To help answer some of the questions you may have, the lawyers at Malman have compiled a list of some of the more commonly asked questions regarding workers’ compensation benefits. Q: How long do I […]  Read More»