Settlement for a Client Whose Infant Suffered Irreversible Brain Damage Due to Medical Negligence
The mother brought the boy to his physician on several occasions regarding the problem, but it took almost a full year before the physician recommended that the boy have an MRI.
Our client in this case was a woman whose obstetrician/gynecologist had failed to diagnose her terminal ovarian cancer, despite having given her numerous pap smears.
A woman who had undergone a partial hysterectomy for fibroid tumors came to Malman Law for help after she had experienced a series of unfortunate medical events and a costly misdiagnosis.
Settlement awarded for a 43-year-old who was the victim of medical malpractice..
Slip and fall accidents are some of the most common and most dangerous accidents out there (especially when they happen from heights, such as from ladders or stairs). When you head out to tackle your day, you certainly don’t expect a property owner’s negligence to leave you injured, but if it does, it’s time to seek the professional legal counsel you need from an experienced Decatur slip and fall attorney.
Slip and fall claims are based on negligence, which means that if a store owner or business manager’s negligence leads to your injury-causing slip and fall accident, the business can be held liable. The elements needed to bring a successful slip and fall case include:
Victims of slip and fall accidents are often all too eager to chalk the injury-causing accidents up to their own clumsiness – out of embarrassment. The fact is, however, that slip and falls can lead to serious injuries, and obtaining the compensation to which you are entitled can be critical to your ability to reach a full recovery.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shares several significant statistics that highlight the inherent dangers of slip and fall accidents, including:
Slip and falls happen, and they tend to be quite dangerous.
It’s important to note that every slip and fall accident claim is specific to its own circumstances and will follow its own path, but there are some steps every victim of a slip and fall should take to help maintain the integrity of his or claim, including:
Property owners owe you a duty of care that extends to allowing you reasonably safe passage. When they fail to fulfill this responsibility, dangerous slip and falls can be the result. Common causes include:
If you’ve been injured by a property owner’s negligence, the dedicated Decatur slip and fall attorneys at Malman Law have the experience, resources, and legal acuity to help you bring your strongest claim in defense of your rights and in support of your just compensation. To learn more, please don’t hesitate to contact us today.