Archive for September, 2013

Alarming new study estimates up to 440,000 deaths per year caused by preventable medical errors

The full article can be read on Forbes.com. Here is the summary of it: In 1999, Americans learned that 98,000 people were dying every year from preventable errors in hospitals. That came from a widely touted analysis by the Institute of Medicine (IOM) called To Err Is Human. As it turns out, those numbers were […]

medical malpractice, Personal Injury, wrongful death

Motorcyclist Killed in Dartmouth Crash

Motorcyclist Killed in Dartmouth Crash It’s no secret that motorcyclists are especially vulnerable to potentially serious injuries or even death from accidents on our roads and highways even when they wear helmets. Motorcyclists share the road with cars, SUVs and tractor trailer trucks and when an accident happens, there is little to protect a motorcyclists […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, Uncategorized, wrongful death

Swampscott accident being investigated

Massachusetts State Police are now handling the investigation of a single vehicle crash in Swampscott. On Saturday, Sept. 14 at approximately 12:56 a.m., the Swampscott Police were notified of a car accident in front of 20 Stetson Ave. According to reports, a white Chrysler 300 struck the granite wall of an abandoned railroad trestle, causing […]

Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury, wrongful death