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I Was Injured in a Motorcycle Accident: Can I Get Compensation?

When you’ve been injured in a motorcycle accident, contact an experienced personal injury attorney to discuss your case and find out what compensation you may be entitled to. A personal injury attorney will investigate the cause of your accident and gather evidence to support your claim. In addition, an injury lawyer will negotiate with the insurance companies on your behalf to get you the compensation you deserve. 

Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer in Women

The manufacturer and seller of talc-based baby powder, Johnson & Johnson (J&J), will cease production of their talcum product next year. In the United States, sales of the product were discontinued more than two years ago. A large number of lawsuits have been filed alleging that J&J’s talcum powder contains asbestos and causes ovarian cancer.

What Are Considered Serious Car Accidents?

While some car accidents can be more serious than others, even what appears on the surface to be a minor fender-bender can result in traumatic injuries. In some cases, due to the rush of adrenaline in the body, symptoms of serious injuries may not be readily apparent until days or even weeks later. This is one of the reasons it is so important to see a physician or head to the emergency room when you’ve been involved in an auto accident, even if you think you weren’t injured.

Lawsuits Filed Involving NEC Caused by Similac and Enfamil

Symptoms of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) have been linked to baby formula brands that contain cow’s milk such as Similac and Enfamil. In the United States, more and more premature infants are experiencing the life-threatening effects of this disease.

Leading baby formula manufacturers are being sued by parents across the country for negligence. NEC’s link with this serious medical condition was known to the manufacturers, but they failed to inform parents. Should this happen to your child, you may be able to pursue a product liability claim against the formula manufacturer.

Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Cases

The Camp Lejeune water contamination cases occurred from the 1950s to the 1980s. The toxic chemicals in the drinking water affected over a million people who served at the camp during that time. The legislation provides benefits to veterans and their families who were exposed to contaminated drinking water while stationed at Camp Lejeune. The benefits include health care and disability benefits for veterans and their families.