Traumatic Brain Injury Costs Ohio Claim Personal Injury Lawyer

The Human and Financial Costs of Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a contributing factor in 30% of all injury-related deaths. In Ohio alone, TBIs accounted for more than 2,100 deaths, 7,800 hospitalizations, and 92,000 emergency room visits between 2000 and 2010. The rates of fatal TBIs did not change over time, while ER visits increased 78% over a decade, according to […]

Invokana Lawsuit Ohio Claim

Invokana: Uses, Risks, and Litigation

The drug Invokana and other SGLT2 inhibitors were developed to treat type 2 diabetes and lower blood sugar. Widely received by both physicians and patients when it first hit the market, users unfortunately later reported severe complications and side effects that caused kidney failure, ketoacidosis, and amputations. Hundreds of  lawsuits have been filed in federal […]

Ohio Workers' Compensation Law

Ohio Workers’ Compensation Law Changes: What You Need to Know

Workers’ compensation is one of the three most popular personal injury claims filed in Ohio, with nearly 100,000 claims filed each year. Construction sites are some of the most dangerous of workplaces, but injuries can happen anywhere — even right at your desk. Beginning in October 2017, however, workers’ compensation law in Ohio is changing. […]

Ohio Motorcycle Accident Claims

What to Expect in an Ohio Motorcycle Accident Claim

Motorcycles are popular in Ohio. In 2013, Ohio ranked fourth in the nation for motorcycle registrations. That put it behind only California, Texas, and Florida, states with significantly higher populations. Unfortunately, being home to so many motorcycle enthusiasts means that Ohio is also the site of thousands of motorcycle accidents each year. Motorcycle accidents often […]

Personal Injury Ohio Government

Can I File a Personal Injury Claim Against the Ohio Government?

When you’re injured by another person’s wrongful act, you are generally entitled to file a personal injury lawsuit against that person to recover for your injuries. But what if the person that injured you works for the government? What if you’re injured on government property? Can you, as the old saying goes, “fight City Hall”? […]

Mirena Lawsuits Ohio IUD Dangers

Mirena IUD Complications and Lawsuits: What You Need to Know

The Mirena IUD (intrauterine device) has been under scrutiny for many years for potential complications such as uterine perforation. Now lawsuits against the manufacturer, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, are alleging a new injury caused by the Mirena IUD. More than 100 lawsuits have been filed against the pharmaceutical company alleging that the hormones in the Mirena […]

PACA Medical Malpractice Reform Ohio

Medical Malpractice Reform: What Does It Mean for Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky?

At the end of June, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1215, the Protecting Access to Care Act of 2017 (PACA). PACA aims to reform medical malpractice lawsuits throughout the nation, preempting states’ own malpractice systems with only limited exceptions. Although PACA is not yet law, it could dramatically change how Americans seek recovery […]

Injured by a Child Personal Injury Ohio Attorney Compensation

Injured by a Child? Here’s How to Seek Legal Compensation

Sometimes children are responsible for injuries and property damage. Although the injured party can seek compensation available under Ohio law, suing a minor is different from suing an adult. Recently, the Oregon Court of Appeals made news when they ruled that a mother was allowed to sue her minor son after he crashed and totaled […]