injury

Jury finds double-booked surgery did not cause patient’s quadraplegia

As reported in the Boston Globe this morning, a jury in Suffolk County Superior Court found that a spine surgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital failed to inform his patient that he planned to juggle two surgeries at the same time, but concluded that the doctor’s divided attention did not cause his patient’s quadriplegia. As a result, […]

injury, medical malpractice, Personal Injury, Uncategorized

Baby suffers brain injury from delivery

If you watch T.V., it sometimes appears as if child birth is routine and comes with few risks. In reality, there are many things that can go horribly wrong during labor and if they do, it can result in devastating injuries for the baby and/or the mother. This unfortunately was the case for a baby in Massachusetts […]

injury, medical malpractice, Personal Injury

Download Your Free Personal Injury E-Book Today

Please download this free e-book which explains how to get compensated for your Massachusetts personal injury claim by clicking on the link below: personal_injury_guide__-free-ebook The attorneys at Curran & Desharnais, P.C. hope for your safety. But if you find yourself in a situation where you require legal representation, contact us. We provide experienced representation for people who […]

Car Accidents, injury, Massachusetts Dram Shop Attorney, medical malpractice, Motorcycle Accidents, Negligent Security, pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, products liability, Trucking Accidents, Weymouth Construction Accident Lawyers, wrongful death

Pedestrian Killed at Brockton District Court

According to a report in Boston.com, a Navy veteran was killed in the parking lot of the Brockton District Court when an SUV backed up and dragged the victim about 200 feet before killing him. Prosecutors tell The Enterprise that the driver has been charged with one count of motor vehicle homicide by negligent operation in connection with the […]

Car Accidents, injury, pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury, wrongful death

Fatal Crash in Sumner Tunnel

According to Boston.com and State Police reports, one man was killed and two others were injured following a crash in the Sumner Tunnel early Friday morning. According to reports, the single vehicle crash involved  2002 Dodge Ram pickup and occurred just after 3:00 a.m. after the truck lost control near the I-93 North ramp. Sadly, […]

Car Accidents, injury, Massachusetts Dram Shop Attorney, Personal Injury

Elderly Hanover resident hit by car

An elderly woman is suffering from life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car in Hanover. The incident occurred near the intersection of Washington and Webster streets around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday morning, Hanover Deputy Fire Chief Barbara Stone told WCVB. The woman, whose name has not been released, was sent to South Shore Hospital, according […]

Car Accidents, injury, pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury, Uncategorized

Zakim Bridge deadly crash

According to Boston Globe reports, he taxi cab driver who was killed in a fatal crash Monday     on the Zakim Bridge had pulled over because of a flat tire. Debra Sarno, 54, had stopped her 2006 Ford Crown Victoria, which she drove for Malden            Taxi, into the far […]

Car Accidents, injury, Personal Injury, Trucking Accidents, wrongful death

bicyclist death prompts calls for harsher penalties against drivers

This blog has written previously about pedestrian and bicycle accidents and the types of injuries that can occur when a person is struck by a truck or a car. A recent bicycle accident in Charlestown, MA that killed a Swampscott man has renewed calls from bicycle activist for increased punishments for drivers who are involved […]

Car Accidents, injury, Motorcycle Accidents, pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury, Trucking Accidents, wrongful death

Recovering for lost earning capacity ma

In Massachusetts, people who are unable to return to their previous occupation due to an injury may be able to recover damages for loss of earning capacity.  In certain cases, if someone has sustained serious injuries and cannot return to their trade or occupation, the use of an economist or vocational expert may be required to […]

Car Accidents, injury, pedestrian accidents, Personal Injury

Sample Injury Demand Letter Auto Accident

For those of you who appreciate seeing examples, here is a copy of a sample demand letter in Massachusetts auto accident case. Names have been changed. Christopher Glass, Claim Adjuster ACME Mutual Insurance Company Boston, MA  02900 Re:       My Client:                   Christopher Hurt Your Insured:              Superior Services, Inc. Date of Injury:                        10/29/11 Your File No.:             […]

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