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A Medical Malpractice Definition

by Spector Law Group


What You Need to Know Good health is undoubtedly the most valuable thing a person can have. However, it is also one of the most fragile things. There are many factors, such as bacteria, viruses, lifestyle habits, and even accidents that can compromise your health. Data gathered by the National Center for Health Statistics (part …


Medical Errors Leading to Patient Injuries and Damages

by Spector Law Group


When a patient seeks care from a medical provider or facility, they trust it with their health and safety. As a patient, you expect that you will receive a high quality of care and that your provider will treat your safety as a top priority. However, if you experience a medical error during this process, …


How Can You Prove Medical Malpractice?

by Yale Spector


Medical malpractice accidents happen very frequency. If you have been involved in one, there are probably many questions that you may have. An experienced medical malpractice attorney will be able to answer any legal questions that you may have and collect damages for any losses that you   encountered after your accident. The statute of limitation …


Are Helmets Required by Law While Riding a Motorcycle in Maryland?

by Yale Spector


Regardless of the state you live or ride in, helmet laws can be confusing and frustrating to many motorcyclists. While they can be annoying and uncomfortable, it’s no secret that one of the best things you can do to reduce personal injury and even death while riding a motorcycle is to wear a helmet. Each …


Dangerous Drug Lawsuits: Seeking Compensation for Product Liability Side Effects

by Yale Spector


Prescription drugs and pharmaceuticals are often at the center of many lawsuits. Manufacturers are required to go through appropriate tests to meet the criteria determined by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) before a product is released into the market. When a product is properly licensed by the FDA, it has no effect on …


Medical Malpractice Suit Goes to the Supreme Court

by Yale Spector


Medical Malpractice Suit Goes to the Supreme Court As lawyers who specialize in medical malpractice, the Spector Law Group knows that sometimes malpractice cases can be difficult to resolve. For example, a Florida malpractice case recently went all the way to the Supreme Court because of a dispute over the constitutionality of a 2013 medical …


12 Firework Safety Tips

by Yale Spector


Summer is in full swing and the 4th of July will be here before we know it. Whether you celebrate with a BBQ, pool party or a fireworks show, it’s important to observe certain safety precautions. Fireworks are an Independence Day staple, but with their beauty comes some danger. Fireworks can cause serious injuries, danger …


4 Types of Medical Malpractice

by Yale Spector


According to National Practitioner Data Bank in 2003 there were approximately 15,000 paid medical malpractice claims against physicians (MDs and Dos.)This number has dropped more than 40% to below 8,900 by 2014. Although the numbers may have declined, this issue is still very relevant. Medical malpractice is when a medical professional such as a doctor, …


Medical Negligence vs. Malpractice, What’s the Difference?

by Yale Spector


Mistakes occur everyday in a thousand different ways. Even the best minds in the world fumble occasionally. It is from these times of failure that new ways to succeed evolve and can enrich society. However, there are times when mistakes can cause serious harm. This is particularly accurate when it comes to the medical field. …


Avoid Truck Accidents By Driving Safely This Summer

by Yale Spector


With summer festivities in full swing, you’re going to be doing a lot of driving these next few months. Whether you are driving, or you are a passenger, it’s important to be safe on the road to avoid truck accidents. Tips For Regular Drivers: Driving to our summer destination can make us excited and jittery, …