What Constitutes Negligence?
Jan 7, 2015, 8:08 PM
One question you may have when you visit a San Antonio personal injury lawyer is what constitutes negligence. It is imperative that you understand negligence must be proven in order to consider a personal injury case. Negligence is defined in the dictionary as "failure to use reasonable care, resulting in damage or injury to another," but what does this mean in terms of personal injury?
How is Medical Malpractice Defined?
Jan 6, 2015, 8:03 PM
Medical malpractice is defined as the failure of a health care provider to follow the standard care or to do what a qualified health care practitioner would do in the same or similar circumstances. Their negligence or failure to comply with the standard care has to cause injury to the plaintiff. Common Types of Medical Malpractice All types of medical malpractice could fall into two general categories. These categories will either...
Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls in the Workplace
Jan 5, 2015, 7:53 PM
Slip, trip and falls in the workplace are painful for everyone involved. The person who takes the tumble, of course, suffers real physical pain and injury, as well as the possible loss of income. The company or employer, however, can take a financial hit if faced with a possible negligence lawsuit. There is also the added loss of lost work time and the time needed to train a temporary or permanent replacement.