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Accidents Hit Florida Highway Troopers Florida State Troopers auto accident

Accidents Hit Florida Highway Troopers

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FL—One month after Move Over Month, two Florida Highway Troopers took a hit while doing routine checks. It was a beautiful day in February, when an accident took place along the southbound shoulder of I-275. The state trooper pulled up behind one of the vehicles and began to run the accident report. After…

Florida Woman Left in Coma From Hospital Negligence hospital negligence and medical malpractice

Florida Woman Left in Coma From Hospital Negligence

Imagine going in for a hysterectomy and never waking up, being a permanent comatose state. That is exactly what happened to Toshuua Hughes, 46, in Sarasota. It has been 4 years since her initial surgery and she remains in “a state of non-responsive wakefulness.” Hughes’ issues did not originate from the surgery alone, but instead…

Birth Injury Victim Awarded $53 Million for Hospital Negligence

Birth Injury Victim Awarded $53 Million for Hospital Negligence

NATIONAL—Recently, I was reading about an Illinois jury awarding $53 million to a young boy. The boy was born with a severe brain injury after suffering 12 hours of fetal distress during delivery. In other words, the hospital did not do its job. The $53 million award came after a month-long trial before Cook County…

Robotic Prostatectomy Surgery Leads to Sepsis Robotic Prostatectomy Surgery Leads to Sepsis - Tripp Law Firm

Robotic Prostatectomy Surgery Leads to Sepsis

NATIONAL—Recently I was reading about a middle-aged male patient who suffered complications after undergoing a robotic-assisted prostatectomy. This early-stage prostate cancer surgery was performed using the assistance of a Da Vinci robotic surgery system. Additionally, the surgery was documented to have taken place without any complications. However, the operating physician later discovered the patient suffered…

APRIL 2016 | DISTRACTED DRIVING AWARENESS MONTH | LAKELAND | SEBRING | (863) 666-0380 April 2016 | National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

APRIL 2016 | DISTRACTED DRIVING AWARENESS MONTH | LAKELAND | SEBRING | (863) 666-0380

NATIONAL—Distractions include cell phone use — texting and talking– grooming, eating, and talking to passengers. People who text while driving are 23 times more likely to die in a crash. In 2014, 3,179 people were killed and 431,000 were injured due to distracted driving. NHSTA Stats The NHTSA compiled a list of stats that demonstrates…

TRIPP LAW FIRM • Personal Injury Law • HOTEL NEGLIGENCE LAWYER • KISSIMMEE • ORLANDO • OSCEOLA • ORANGE • SEMINOLE • (407) 850-8680 • Speak to an attorney NOW!

KISSIMMEE • ORLANDO • OSCEOLA • ORANGE • SEMINOLE – With so many local attractions, it is no wonder that there are so many hotels and motels in the area. But be cautious of where you choose to stay, as many hotels and motels do not properly maintain their properties and allow dangerous conditions to exist with…

TRIPP LAW FIRM • Personal Injury Law • HOTEL NEGLIGENCE LAWYER • BRADENTON • SARASOTA • (941) 479-0201 • Speak to an attorney NOW!

BRADENTON • SARASOTA – With so many local attractions, it is no wonder that there are so many hotels and motels in the area. But be cautious of where you choose to stay, as many hotels and motels do not properly maintain their properties and allow dangerous conditions to exist with no attempt at repair. Recently,…