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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

In late February dozens of passengers were injured after a bus crashed into a Miami area strip mall. According to published reports the driver of the bus swerved in order to avoid an SUV, leading to the chain of events which ended with the crash.

Police say the bus was traveling in the westbound direction on NW 36th Street at 15th Avenue when the SUV, driven by 34-year-old Natashus Registe of Northwest Miami-Dade, ran a stop sign and careened into the path of the oncoming bus. While trying to avoid an accident with the SUV, Michael C. Randolph, the 36 year-old driver of the bus, lost control of the...

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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

In late February dozens of passengers were injured after a bus crashed into a Miami area strip mall. According to published reports the driver of the bus swerved in order to avoid an SUV, leading to the chain of events which ended with the crash.

Police say the bus was traveling in the westbound direction on NW 36th Street at 15th Avenue when the SUV, driven by 34-year-old Natashus Registe of Northwest Miami-Dade, ran a stop sign and careened into the path of the oncoming bus. While trying to avoid an accident with the SUV, Michael C. Randolph, the 36 year-old driver of the bus, lost control of the...

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tags: maimi injury attorney, miami bus accident attorney, how to sue for a miami bus accident
Monday, March 2, 2015

Hit and run auto accidents can be among the most devastating types of car crashes because usually the perpetrator does not stop to call for rescue personnel. As a result, valuable minutes and hours can be lost, resulting in in the victim(s) suffering from more serious injury than would have otherwise occurred. The family of a Miami teen knows this fact all-too-well today, after their 18 year-old relative was hit by a driver who then fled the scene.

At about 9:30pm on Saturday Dericka Banks was crossing NW 54th Street with her boyfriend when she was hit by a car, which then kept going. According to...

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Sunday, March 1, 2015

Walmart, Walgreens, GNC and Target have all been identified as selling herbal supplements which do not contain what they are supposed to.

According to a recent DNA study commissioned by the New York Attorney General’s office, these four major retailers have been routinely selling herbal supplements that failed to contain the principal ingredients identified on the label. 

The brands are the Herbal Plus brand from GNC, Up & Up brand from Target, Walgreens’ Finest Nutrition Brand and the Spring Valley brand from Walmart. The products are Gingko Biloba, St. John’s Wort, Ginseng, Echinacea, Saw...

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tags: miami injury attorney, herbal supplement lawsuit
Saturday, February 28, 2015

A federal judge in West Virginia has denied a request by C. R. Bard Inc., the manufacturers of the Avaulta Plus transvaginal surgical mesh, to reduce a punitive damages award made by a jury of $1.75 million to the plaintiff Donna Cisson.

The surgical mesh is used to treat pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and stress urinary incontinence (SUI) and is made using a polypropylene resin. During the trial the evidence proved that Bard knew about the dangers of the...

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Friday, February 27, 2015

Upon boarding a cruise ship travelers tacitly agree to a series of provisions spelled out in the so-called cruise contract. This agreement is a condition the cruise company imposes upon the passenger in exchange for the right to cruise. While each curie line has the right create their own contract, there are standard features which are generally incorporated across the board. Here we will take a look at some of the more interesting clauses which can be found in cruise contracts. 

1.    Your right to sue – Though they would rather you not know it, passengers are routinely injured...

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tags: miami cruise attorney, miami injury attorney, how to sue a cruise line
Thursday, February 26, 2015

Cruising is booming business. Every year nearly 10 million Americans take to the seas in search of fun, sun, and adventure. Most of these voyages go off without a hitch. But, like everything, there are hidden dangers the cruise ship passenger should be aware of. Here we will go over some of the most common cruise ship hazards. 
1.    Sickness – The most common hazard aboard a cruise ship is probably illness. Cruise ships suffer from a dozen or so large scale outbreaks per year, with norovirus being the most common sickness. The largest recorded outbreak was up to 700 passengers and crew...

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tags: miami cruise attorney, miami injury attorney, how to sue a cruise line
Thursday, February 26, 2015

Cruising is booming business. Every year nearly 10 million Americans take to the seas in search of fun, sun, and adventure. Most of these voyages go off without a hitch. But, like everything, there are hidden dangers the cruise ship passenger should be aware of. Here we will go over some of the most common cruise ship hazards. 
1.    Sickness – The most common hazard aboard a cruise ship is probably illness. Cruise ships suffer from a dozen or so large scale outbreaks per year, with norovirus being the most common sickness. The largest recorded outbreak was up to 700 passengers and crew...

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tags: miami cruise attorney, miami injury attorney, how to sue a cruise line
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

When it became evident that millions of airbags, made by top car part manufacturer Takata, would have to be recalled, the auto industry as thrown into somewhat of a tailspin. Upon discovering that the airbags suffer from a dangerous fault, which can cause sharp shards of debris to be ejected at nearly 200 miles per hour as the airbags deploy, car manufacturers discovered that there was not another major airbag maker which was able to meet the demand...

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Over the past couple of days there has been a sea fog over the coastline of West Central Florida which has caused chaos in the area and nearly a dozen ships have been stranded in the Gulf of Mexico outside Tampa Bay as they have been unable to get into the port. In addition 10 cargo ships have been stuck in Port Tampa Bay, unable to leave. 

The U.S. Coast Guard decided late on Monday afternoon that the fog was too thick to allow ships in and out of Port Tampa bay and so freighters, tankers and the Royal Caribbean International’s Brilliance of the Seas cruise ship had to remain in the Gulf waiting for...

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