Articles by fstrack

Three Infant Deaths Reported

by fstrack | March 30th, 2010

The news of recalls for baby related items has continued to be a prevalent topic on the Consumer Product Safety Commission website.  In the last few months, multiple cribs have been recalled due to the risk of serious injury or death from strangulation and suffocation hazards.  Strollers have been recalled due to the risk of […]

Putting Off Fixing a Hole in Your Driveway or Business Parking Lot Can Have Devasting Consequences

by fstrack | December 22nd, 2009

David M. Paris represented our client who was 24 weeks pregnant with twins. She and her 3 year old son went to have dinner at a local restaurant. They parked their car in the parking lot and walked into the restaurant. Unfortunately, the hole in which she fell on her way out of the restaurant […]

When you need a tow, make sure the tow operator explains each step of the towing sequence and ensures you are in a place of safety

by fstrack | December 15th, 2009

David M. Paris represented an over-the-road truck driver who was making a delivery to the Cincinnati area when he felt his trailer dragging, as if it wasn’t getting  enough air to the rear tandems. He pulled over onto the right berm, approximately 3-1/2 feet from the edge of the highway. He reported the problem to […]

ARE YOU COVERED? CUTTING BACK ON CAR INSURANCE WILL COST YOU MORE THAN YOU SAVE

by fstrack | November 10th, 2009

State minimum requirements are allowing drivers on the road with very limited insurance that will not cover broken bones or a surgery.

Placental Abruption and Birth Injury

by fstrack | October 27th, 2009

A placental abruption occurs when the placenta separates from the uterine wall.  This poses a great risk for the mother and the child and can lead to cerebral palsy.   Cerebral palsy, a birth injury also referred to as CP, is a term used to describe a group of chronic conditions effecting body movement and muscle […]

Products: Serious Injury or Death

by fstrack | October 2nd, 2009

From driving to flying you can only wonder why action is taken only after a fatal accident?

Baby Safety Month

by fstrack | September 10th, 2009

September is Baby Safety Month making it a good time to reinspect your home and car to make sure that your baby is in a safe environment 100% of the time.

Yaz Birth Control Pill Dangers & Side Effects

by fstrack | August 31st, 2009

Yaz has been linked with serious adverse heart problems in women taking the drug.

Too Tiny Toys

by fstrack | August 27th, 2009

Baby proofing your home and any other area your youngster may spend time is an important step in keeping your children safe from injuries.  The Consumer Products Safety Commission receives complaints of as many as 15 deaths relating to choking in children under the age of three.  Toys too tiny for babies and toddlers are […]

The Unfairness Of Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements

by fstrack | August 19th, 2009

Imagine this.  Your elderly mother has a stroke that leaves her partially paralyzed.  The hospital is about to release her and a decision needs to be made about her ongoing care.  After weighing the options, your family decides to place her in a nursing home.  You accompany her there and review the admission papers on […]