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Responsibility for Snow and Ice Removal from New York Sidewalks

Responsibility for Snow and Ice Removal from New York Sidewalks

Responsibility for Snow and Ice Removal from New York Sidewalks This post will address who is responsible for snow and ice removal from New York sidewalks. Duty to Remove Snow and Ice e are all aware of the dangers that snow and ice pose to pedestrians walking […]

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Injury to the Common Bile Duct during Cholecystectomy

Injury to the Common Bile Duct during Cholecystectomy

How an Injury to the Common Bile Duct might occur during Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy There are situations where an injury to the common bile duct can occur during a laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal Surgery During laparoscopic gallbladder removal surgery, there can be times when the surgeon mistakes the common […]

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Crate and Barrel Recalls Glass Water Bottles Due to Laceration Hazard

Crate and Barrel Recalls Glass Water Bottles Due to Laceration Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using products immediately unless otherwise instructed Name of Product: Glass Water Bottles Units: About 42,000 in […]

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Sharing the Road with Large Trucks

Sharing the Road with Large Trucks

Sharing the Road with Large Trucks Sharing the road with large trucks can be inherently dangerous. With work, however, we can make our roads and highways a safer place. Making our Roads and Highways Safer The human toll that truck accidents and motor vehicle accidents, in general, cause […]

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Products do not Always Perform as Expected even when Used as Intended

Products do not Always Perform as Expected even when Used as Intended

Products do not Always Perform as Expected even when Used as Intended New York Product Liability Even when properly researched, designed, developed, tested, inspected, and approved products do not always perform as intended when put into actual practice.  Products may also be defective as a result of defective design or improper […]

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Zocor (simvastatin): increased risk of muscle injury with high doses

Zocor (simvastatin): increased risk of muscle injury with high doses

Zocor (simvastatin): increased risk of muscle injury with high doses Simvastatin is sold as a single-ingredient generic medication and as the brand-name, Zocor. It is also sold in combination with ezetimibe as Vytorin; and niacin as Simcor. Audience: Primary care providers, patients [Posted 03/19/2010] FDA notified healthcare […]

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Reluctance to Use an Intraoperative Cholangiography

Reluctance to Use an Intraoperative Cholangiography

Reluctance to Use an Intraoperative Cholangiography Why the reluctance to use an intraoperative cholangiography during a laparoscopic cholecystectomy? Intraoperative Cholangiography Cholecystectomy is the most commonly performed elective abdominal surgical procedure in the United States.  Each year approximately 750,000 cholecystectomies are performed in the United States alone.1  For […]

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SlingRider Baby Slings and Risk of Suffocation

SlingRider Baby Slings and Risk of Suffocation

SlingRider Baby Slings and Risk of Suffocation The SlingRider Baby Sling poses a serious risk of injury or death to infants.  The CPSC has advised consumers to immediately stop using these slings for infants younger than four months of age due to a risk of suffocation.  The press […]

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Second Department Dismisses Auto Claim For Lack of Serious Injury

Second Department Dismisses Auto Claim For Lack of Serious Injury

New York Serious Injury Threshold Simply because you are injured in a car accident that was due to the fault of another, does not necessarily mean that you will obtain a recovery.  Many factors go into whether you will be successful.  Of course, the first being the extent […]

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Frivolous Lawsuits and Caps on Jury Verdicts

Frivolous Lawsuits and Caps on Jury Verdicts

Frivolous Lawsuits and Caps on Jury Verdicts “Frivolous lawsuits” and “caps on jury verdicts” are phrases that the insurance lobby likes to beat into psyche of the public.  It is their drumbeat.  They promise that if we only would adopt more and more measures to get rid […]

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