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April 2014 Archives

Victims of medical negligence: Technician's sentence too lenient

The lives of 10 women were drastically changed because of one woman's poor work ethic and bad decisions. The women were part of a group of patients at a Georgia hospital who were told their recent mammogram results were clear of breast cancer. However, unbeknownst to the women, their tests had not even been inspected by a radiologist. The reports were cleared by a technologist who logged in to the reports, falsified her credentials and signed off on mammogram films. 

Georgia woman cited for DUI after serious accident

The aftermath of a drunk driving accident can be absolute chaos. There are often multiple emergency response vehicles dispatched to the area. Debris is likely scattered across the roadway causing traffic jam while bystanders may be gathering to see what happened. And authorities may be conducting sobriety tests on a driver. 

How a lawsuit can be effective after a fatal car accident

In a recent post, we discussed the troubling situation involving GM and a defective car part on millions of their vehicles. It has now been widely reported that the car maker released vehicles that had a faulty ignition switch that could slip out of the "on" position, which shut off the car's power steering, brakes and airbag deployment. When we discussed the issue in that post, we mentioned how many families and victims have since filed a lawsuit against GM, citing the defect.

Not rocket science: Neil deGrasse Tyson zones out before crash

People across Georgia have been watching the popular television series "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey," which is hosted by well-known astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. On the show, Tyson takes a simplistic, visual approach in an effort to explain extremely complex and advanced scientific theories to viewers.

Claim: 57 cents could have saved people's lives

Losing a loved one in a fatal motor vehicle accident can be absolutely devastating. However, the situation can be even more difficult to deal with when there are unanswered questions related to the death. Until family members can get some answers, it can be impossible to find closure and begin to move on.

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