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Can I Sue A Physician For A Medication Error?

Can I Sue A Physician For A Medication Error?

When physicians make errors when prescribing or administering medication, there can be serious side-effects. In some cases, patients can be killed due to medication errors made by trusted doctors. Prescription medications must be carefully written, prescribed, and administered in order to avoid harming the patient. When medication errors lead to injury of the patient, it could be cause for a medical malpractice lawsuit. If you were injured because of a medication error, you should reach out to a qualified New [...]

Howell, NJ - Multi-Vehicle Crash On US-9

Howell, NJ – Multi-Vehicle Crash On US-9

Howell, NJ (January 22, 2020) – Early Tuesday morning, January 21st, in Howell, New Jersey, multiple vehicles were involved in a collision. The crash occurred late into the evening on US-9. Authorities responded to the scene to provide aid to those injured in the crash. The number of vehicles involved isn’t currently known. Witnesses at the scene reported emergency responders providing medical assistance to those involved in the accident. The extent of the resulting injuries isn’t known at this time. Local [...]

Manalapan, NJ - Injuries Reported In School Bus Crash On Woodward Rd

Manalapan, NJ – Injuries Reported In School Bus Crash On Woodward Rd

Manalapan, NJ (January 22, 2020) – A three-vehicle collision involving a school bus in Manalapan, New Jersey left three people injured. The accident took place on Tuesday, January 21st, near the intersection of Woodward Road and McCaffery Road. A Milford Brook Elementary School mini-bus collided with two SUVs at around 4 p.m. None of the eight children on board the bus were injured in the crash. The driver of the bus, as well as those of the other two vehicles, [...]

Toms River, NJ - Woman Injured In Crash At Church Rd & Hooper Ave

Toms River, NJ – Woman Injured In Crash At Church Rd & Hooper Ave

Toms River, NJ (January 21, 2020) – A woman was hospitalized following a two-vehicle collision in Toms River, New Jersey on Tuesday, January 14th. The crash occurred near the intersection of Church Road and Hooper Avenue around 5:00 p.m. Reports from authorities revealed that Donna Straka, 59, of Toms River was hit by a vehicle while attempting to turn left into an Exxon parking lot at the corner of the intersection. Straka collided with a vehicle driven by Henry Falcon, [...]

Union, NJ - Woman Killed In Collision On Garden State Pkwy

Union, NJ – Woman Killed In Collision On Garden State Pkwy

Union, NJ (January 21, 2020) – Officials from the New Jersey State Police responded to a fatal pedestrian crash on Sunday night, January 19th at the at around 10:00 p.m. on Garden State Parkway near the Union rest stop. When authorities arrived at the scene, they found a victim unconscious and without a pulse. The deceased victim has been identified as Telisa Holman, 44, of Irvington, New Jersey. Witnesses claim that Holman attempted to cross the roadway and was struck [...]

Rising Rate Of Hit-&-Runs Alarms Local New Jersey Communities

Rising Rate Of Hit-&-Runs Alarms Local New Jersey Communities

People are choosing to walk or bicycle instead of driving a motor vehicle more and more these days. This increase could be due to the associated health benefits of an active lifestyle. Sadly, sharing the road with cars without the protection afforded to motor vehicle occupants has serious risks. There is a rising trend of deadly hit-and-run crashes involving pedestrians or cyclists who are hit by oncoming vehicles, giving pause to even the most health-conscious runner or cyclist. Without the [...]

Wyckoff, NJ - Car Crash Near NJ-208 & Ewing Ave

Wyckoff, NJ – Car Crash Near NJ-208 & Ewing Ave

Wyckoff, NJ (January 20, 2020) – Local sources reported a multi-vehicle crash on Saturday, January 18th at around 10:47 a.m. near the intersection of NJ-209 and Ewing Avenue. The severity of the crash isn’t known at this time. Authorities believe that inclement weather had a role in the accident. All lanes on NJ-208 were closed following crash due to activity from emergency responders. The severity of the injuries sustained by victims hasn’t been reported. An ongoing investigation into the crash is [...]

Piscataway, NJ - Man Killed In Pedestrian Crash On I-287

Piscataway, NJ – Man Killed In Pedestrian Crash On I-287

Piscataway, NJ (January 20, 2020) – On Saturday night, January 18th, a man was killed following a pedestrian collision on Interstate-287 at around 9:36 p.m. David Shawiak, 21, of South Plainfield, New Jersey was struck and killed by an oncoming Subaru Forrester after entering the roadway. The driver of the Subaru was identified as Elizabeth A. Connolly, 54, of High Bridge, New Jersey. Shawiak was pronounced dead at the scene by responding paramedics. Connolly was uninjured in the crash. An ongoing [...]

Gloucester, NJ - Vehicle Collision At I-76 & Walt Whitman Bridge

Gloucester City, NJ – Vehicle Collision At I-76 & Walt Whitman Bridge

Gloucester, NJ (January 19, 2020) – A multi-vehicle car crash that caused injuries took place on Saturday, January 18th, near the crossing of Interstate-76 and Walt Whitman Bridge at around 10:47 a.m. The extent of the injuries the victims sustained wasn’t reported and the status of those involved in the crash isn’t currently known.  An ongoing investigation into the accident is being managed by local law enforcement officials.  Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We [...]

Union, NJ - Car Accident Reported Near I-78 & NJ-173

Union, NJ – Car Accident Reported Near I-78 & NJ-173

Union, NJ (January 19, 2020) – A multi-vehicle crash that caused injuries occurred on Saturday, January 18th at 10:47 a.m. on Interstate-78 near the intersection with NJ-173 in Union, New Jersey. The severity of the resulting injuries isn’t known at this time. Reports indicated that the left lane of I-78 was closed due to the accident. Paramedics were called to the scene and rendered aid to injured victims. No further details are currently available. An investigation into the crash is being [...]