Have you or a loved one been diagnosed with mesothelioma?
The diagnosis may have been caused by exposure to the mineral asbestos - studies have linked asbestos exposure to mesothelioma and other forms of cancer. This mineral was frequently used in a… Read More
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of traumatic brain injuries in the nation. In 2013 alone, 383,293 people sustained a traumatic brain injury in a car crash, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. These injuries are… Read More
Nursing home residents often have trouble chewing and swallowing their food, which can lead to choking. This can cause a loss of oxygen to the brain that can lead to serious brain damage and possibly death.
This is why it is so important for nursing… Read More
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently decided to recall 465,000 pacemakers due to security issues.
Regulators feared that certain vulnerabilities with these devices would allow hackers to access and reprogram them, possibly putting patients'… Read More
The statute of limitations is the time limit in which a lawsuit must be filed. If this time limit expires, you will lose your right to bring a case against the at-fault party and recover compensation for your pain and suffering.
Our Milwaukee personal… Read More
More than one-fourth of serious cases of nursing home abuse are not reported to police, despite federal and state laws requiring these cases be immediately turned over to law enforcement.
The disturbing revelation was reported in an alert released Monday… Read More
In response to massive budget cuts to Iowa’s Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman, the state agency has eliminated nearly all staff visits to nursing homes and assisted care facilities.
The most recent session of the Iowa Legislature resulted… Read More
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a lingering anxiety disorder that often follows a traumatic event in which the victim was at risk of acquiring a serious injury, dying or was physically threatened.
When a victim survives a single-incident traumatic… Read More
Posted by PKSD Law Firm on Aug 15, 2017 in Firm News
Every year, the You Should Know publication provided by Voice2News and made possible by PKSD, recognizes those who have stepped up to make America a safer, more just nation.
Known as the 2017 Justice Served Awards, we take time in this issue to recognize… Read More
Posted by PKSD Law Firm on Aug 09, 2017 in Dog Bites
Most people view dogs as loyal and trusting animals, which makes it all the more devastating when one attacks and causes serious injury.
You should always be cautious when you encounter a dog, regardless of if you are familiar with the animal. In order… Read More