When a patient seeks medical care from a doctor, nurse, hospital, or other health care provider, the patient is looking for the best possible treatment. All too often, though, patients become the victims of mistakes or negligence on the part of their healthcare providers. There are a number of different types of mistakes, or medical errors, that can occur in the setting of patient care, and when these medical errors occur and cause harm to the patient, the patient may have grounds for a medical malpractice claim.
In order to establish personal injury damages for injuries suffered during a car accident, it will be important for you and your personal injury lawyer to establish the scope and extent of your car accident injuries.
Slip and fall personal injury cases can be complicated, and things get even trickier if your injuries occurred on government-owned property, such as a public library, a federal park, or on the grounds of a government building.
Anyone can suddenly find him or herself a faultless victim in a car accident in Nevada. A driver might not be paying attention, or may be negligent or reckless behind the wheel, and a victim may simply be in the wrong place at the wrong time.
Long after the trek across the Beiring Strait, the colonization of the West by the pilgrims, and every covetable piece of earth on this planet was claimed by national governments and land rushes, there still remains a very well known chunk of real estate with no official owner: the North Pole.