Medical errors are a leading cause of death and injury in the United States, and hundreds of thousands of people pay the price. If you have been injured by a doctor or other health care provider, you might need expensive corrective surgery or other care, and you could be in considerable pain. At our firm,…

Although North Carolina has laws on the books to prevent hit and run accidents, plenty of motorists flee after colliding with another driver or a pedestrian. If you have been the victim of a hit and run, you have a right to be angry. After all, the person who harmed you lacked the decency to…

North Carolina is one of only a handful of states that use contributory negligence to assign fault in car accident cases. As such, they are not a “no fault” state but is actually an “at fault” state. This is when it comes to paying damages for a car accident claim. Due to North Carolina’s extremely…

The weeks and months that follow a car accident can be some of the most painful and confusing times in your life. You are forced to deal with doctors, hospitals, insurers, your employer, and more often without the use of a vehicle. The stress and trauma of the accident can feel continuously mounting as you…

The death of a family member is often a sad situation. The grief and trauma can be extreme when the loss occurs due to an accident or the negligence of another person. When this occurs, the loved ones of the victim can file a wrongful death claim against those responsible for the death. This holds…

Patients depend on doctors to make them well and to use sufficient care and skill while being treated. Unfortunately, some doctors make careless mistakes that end up harming their patients, physically and emotionally. As a leading North Carolina law firm dedicated to helping medical malpractice victims, we frequently receive questions about this issue. If you’ve…

According to a federal survey, almost 120 million Americans use prescription drugs. With so many drugs being dispensed, mistakes are bound to occur, and patients sometimes suffer completely avoidable injuries as a result. If you have been given a wrong prescription, then you might be entitled to compensation. Meet with an attorney to discuss whether…

Personal injury is a big field of law that includes car accidents, truck accidents, slip and falls, and dog bites. If you were injured because of someone else’s carelessness, then you can usually sue them for compensation. But how much can you get? The legal term for compensation is “damages,” and you can get damages…

The bones around the spinal cord provide protection from injury. However, the vertebra also need to move to provide flexibility and mobility. Otherwise, a person will find it difficult to get up and go about daily living. In between each vertebra are pads that provide cushion so that the vertebrae do not jam into each…