Medical Malpractice Blog Posts

Medical Malpractice: Things to Know

Aug. 2nd, 2016   /   , ,

Medical malpractice is the term given to negligence committed by a medical professional who, in the course of his or her professional work, negligently breaches a duty which causes injury and/or other harm to the patient (plaintiff). As our South Florida personal injury lawyers at Aronberg & Aronberg know, medical malpractice comes in many forms…

Understanding Medical Malpractice

Mar. 28th, 2016   /   ,

This may be a surprising fact, but according to the Journal of the American Medical Association, medical negligence is the third leading cause of death in the United States. Forbes magazine estimates that over $3 billion was spent in medical malpractice payouts in 2012, averaging one payout every 43 minutes.  With a systematic issue this…

Can Emotional Distress Lead to a Lawsuit?

Mar. 22nd, 2016   /   , , , , , , , , ,

Our Delray Beach personal injury lawyers at the Law offices of Aronberg & Aronberg know that, often times, the worst sorts of pain can be below the surface and indiscernible — in particular, some of the most difficult types of hurting can come in the form of emotional distress. Generally, emotional distress, as an actionable…

5 Factors that Affect your Personal Injury Case

Mar. 18th, 2016   /   , , , , , , , , , , ,

In this blog, we will discuss 5 major factors that go into determining the value of your personal injury case. Feel free to comment or add any of your thoughts on what may go into the value of a case. 1. The INJURY or INJURIES you sustained Obviously, the biggest factor in determining the value…

Need an Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer?

Mar. 11th, 2016   /   , , , , , , , , ,

A car accident is the most common personal injury claim. Although you think you can work directly with the insurance adjuster or represent yourself, a skilled car accident lawyer is almost a necessity if you or someone else is seriously injured. Representing yourself, even during settlement discussions only, is generally not a good idea because…

Happy Holidays! ‘Tis the Season (to familiarize yourself with personal injury law)

Nov. 20th, 2015   /   , , , , , , , , ,

With Thanksgiving coming up and Hanukkah, Christmas and New Year’s right around the corner, we are surely in the thick of the holiday season. Holidays, and the winter season holidays especially, are a time for family, friends and celebration; too often, however, they include chaos and drinking that can lead to really awful situations. As…

411: Personal Injury Lawsuits – legitimate or illegitimate?

Nov. 17th, 2015   /   , , , , , , , , , ,

Lawyers as a class are the recipients of a disproportionate amount of unfavorable commentary. We are the subjects of countless jokes and derogatory phrases and we are constantly being referred to as people who try to make a buck off someone else’s misery. Our type of law in particular, personal injury, always seems to be…

Aronberg & Aronberg launch new IPhone/Android Accident APP!!

Oct. 23rd, 2015   /   , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Apple Users Click here to download APP Android Users Click here to download APP Our law firm is happy to announce the development of a new Auto Accident APP for Apple and Android users. We hope that you find the APP easy to use and helpful should you ever need it. As always, please feel…

Do I have a Personal Injury Case?

Oct. 23rd, 2015   /   , , , , , , , , , , ,

In my 19 year career as a lawyer spent entirely on handling personal injury cases, I cannot tell you how many times I have received a call with the caller simply asking, “Do I have a case?”. This is not an easy question to answer and one in which many factors come into play. In…

Nursing home abuse and neglect are more common than most people think

Sep. 16th, 2015   /   , , ,

Elderly patients are being neglected and mistreated in nursing homes far more frequently than most people realize. According to the National Center on Elder Abuse, about one out of every three nursing home residents in America suffers from neglect. In one survey conducted by the Center, nearly half of all participating residents claimed they personally…