South Carolina has a rich industrial history, whether employing South Carolinians or generating economic growth. However, with such industrial work comes a heightened risk of asbestos exposure, a hidden danger that has tragically claimed thousands of lives throughout the state.
The sudden and lasting loss of sensation and basic motor skills due to a severe, permanent spinal cord injury is terrifying. Both the physical and psychological impact of not being able to function as you once did can be unimaginably difficult to deal with. People who have sustained permanent spinal cord injuries due to a property or business owner’s negligence have the right to hold them accountable.
The FDA has recalled circular staplers made by Ethicon Inc., a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary. The Class I recall claims that use of the devices during medical procedures could lead to serious patient harm or even death.
If your vehicle is one of the millions impacted by the recall of Takata airbags, you were likely shocked to learn that you were—or still are—driving around with a very dangerous airbag that could seriously injure you or your passengers.
The use of talcum powder by women has been associated with an increased risk of ovarian cancer. If you or someone you know has used talcum powder around the perineum, or genital area, and has been diagnosed with ovarian cancer, you may be eligible for a talcum powder lawsuit.
While chemotherapy may cause some temporary hair loss, worrying about permanent hair loss should not have to be a concern. However, some women have reported a link between permanent hair loss and the chemotherapy drug Taxotere®.
Testosterone replacement therapy for men, whether administered as a gel, patch or injection, has been linked to an increased risk for blood clots, stroke and death.
Accidents involving commercial trucks, semis, 18-wheelers or tractor-trailers are complex and devastating tragedies. Whether it is caused by a distracted driver or a truck not meeting regulations, it’s important to know your rights.
The train industry impacts all Americans. Commuter trains transport people and cargo trains moving raw materials and consumer goods across the country. However, train crashes happen and can be devastating and fatal.
Transvaginal mesh (TVM), also known as pelvic mesh or bladder sling, is used to treat pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and stress urinary incontinence (SUI). Complications include severe pain, permanent damage and revision surgery.
Uloric®, one of few gout medications on the market, appears to be linked to severe complications in patients, including an increased risk of heart failure or even death.
Victims of car crashes are often unaware that a defective vehicle or component part may have contributed to, worsened or caused the incident. Unfortunately, these manufacturing defects can lead to serious and sometimes fatal accidents. Even worse, some manufacturers knew of the defects and attempted to hide them.