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How Defective Medical Devices Slip Past the FDA

Friday, May 29, 2015

If you’ve experienced uncommon, debilitating symptoms after a surgery involving a medical implant, you may be the victim of a defective medical device. Examples of medical devices that can be defective include knee or hip replacements, forms of birth control, and bone grafts. All surgical devices must be approved by the Food and Drug Administration […]  Read More»

How to Protect Yourself From a Dog Bite

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Millions of Americans are bitten by dogs every year. Over 300,000 of those bites will warrant a trip to the emergency room, and many of those will require reconstructive surgery. While most dogs are friendly, any dog can bite. Not surprisingly, children are most commonly bitten by dogs and postal workers and the elderly are […]  Read More»

May is National Bike Month

Friday, May 22, 2015

Bicycling promotes a healthy lifestyle and environment, and riding a bike can be a safe, enjoyable way to get from place to place. However, bicycling does not come without risks. As with any form of transportation, bicycling can be dangerous if safe practices are not utilized. In celebration of all that cycling brings to communities, […]  Read More»

May is Motorcycle Safety Month

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Riding a motorcycle comes with a significant set of risks, but these risks can be lessened by utilizing safe riding practices. For starters, motorcycles are much less crashworthy than their enclosed counterparts. A motorcycle’s small size also makes it more difficult to be seen by other motorists. In fact, motorcycle riders are 26 times more […]  Read More»

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, […]  Read More»

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 […]  Read More»

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 […]  Read More»

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 […]  Read More»

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. […]  Read More»

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 […]  Read More»