Long Island School Evacuated After Asbestos Discovery

04/27/2010 (Mesothelioma News) -The sudden discovery of asbestos at a suburban New York high school forced an evacuation of students on March 25-and an early start to spring break. It was also an unsettling reminder that asbestos-a material linked to diseases including lung cancer and mesothelioma, an almost always fatal cancer of the protective lining […]

Food Safety News: FDA announces recall of potentially tainted dry beef mixes

Legal News for Product Liability Attorneys. MiDAS Foods International recalled Instant Beef Soup and Instant Beef Stroganoff dry mixes for possible health risks. Product liability lawyer alert- The FDA announced a product safety recall of dry beef mixes due to potential salmonella contamination. Oak Park, MI— MiDAS Foods International, in cooperation with the U.S. Food […]

Virginia Beach VA business litigation: Adoption agency sued for alleged fraud

Legal News for Virginia Business Attorneys. A couple filed a lawsuit against Bethany Christian Services for misrepresenting their adoptive son’s health status. News for Virginia business lawyers- A couple, alleging fraud, filed a federal lawsuit against the Bethany Christian Services adoption agency. Virginia Beach, VA—A Virginia Beach couple, who are also the adoptive parents of […]

Lake Buena Vista FL injury news: 1 hospitalized after Disney boat collision

Legal News for Florida Personal Injury Attorneys. A woman suffered severe injuries, including a possible spinal cord injury, in a boat collision at Walt Disney World. News for Florida personal injury lawyers- A woman suffered traumatic injuries in a boat accident involving a ferry at Walt Disney World. Lake Buena Vista, FL—An injurious boat collision […]

Butler County Ohio SUV accident: Driver killed after SUV smashes into 18-wheeler

Legal News for Ohio 18-Wheeler Accident Attorneys. A motorist suffered fatal injuries when his SUV struck a tractor-trailer on Ohio 122 in Madison Twp., Ohio. Ohio 18-wheeler accident lawyer alert- A fatal SUV accident, which involved a semi-truck, resulted in the death of a motorist in Butler County, OH. Butler County, OH—A two-vehicle collision, which […]

Product Liability News: Step2® Basic Rhythms Drums™ recalled for choking hazard

Legal News for Product Liability Attorneys. Step2® Basic Rhythms Drums™ were voluntarily recalled for they may pose a potential choking risk to toddlers. Product liability lawyer alert- CPSC announced defective product recall of toy drums due to the chocking hazards they may pose to children using them. Streetsboro, OH—The Step2 Company LLC, in cooperation with […]

Ruskin FL motorcycle accident: 2 killed in Ruskin motorcycle vs. SUV collision

Legal News for Florida Motorcycle Accident Attorneys. A motorcyclist and his passenger suffered fatal injuries in a collision with Jeep Cherokee in Ruskin, Florida. News for Florida motorcycle accident lawyers- A double fatality motorcycle crash, which involved an SUV, occurred in Ruskin, Florida. Ruskin, FL—A deadly motor vehicle collision (MVC), involving a motorcycle and sport […]

Los Angeles auto accident: DMV worker injured in driving test crash

Legal news for California automobile accident attorneys. A DMV worker was hospitalized following a crash during a driving test. California automobile accident attorneys alert- A DMV driving test crash injured a driving test administer. Los Angeles, CA—A driving test didn’t turn out so great for the test-taker, the DMV employee or the DMV building after […]

Boise Idaho brain injury: Lawsuit says prison guards allowed violent beating

Legal news for Idaho traumatic brain injury lawyers. A former inmate sues prison over severe beating that left him brain damaged. A lawsuit against a private prison company in Boise alleges that prison guards allowed a violent beating that left a prisoner with a traumatic brain injury. Boise, ID—A former inmate of a private prison […]

Pharmaceutical marketing news: AstraZeneca reaches $520M settlement with feds

Legal news for marketing attorneys. AstraZeneca reaches $520 million settlement for off-label drug promotion. The FDA reaches a settlement with AstraZeneca for off-label pharmaceutical marketing of Seroquel, an antipsychotic drug. Washington, D.C.—Pharmaceutical manufacturer AstraZeneca, has reached a multi-million dollar settlement with the federal government to resolve allegations that the drug maker promoted an antipsychotic drug […]

Houston school bus crash: 12 hospitalized after Hwy 288 4-vehicle accident

Legal news for Texas bus accident attorneys. Twelve people were taken to the hospital after a four-vehicle wreck. Texas bus accident attorneys alert- Houston police are investigating a school bus crash on the South Freeway that hospitalized 12. Houston, TX—Wednesday morning rush hour only got worse when a school bus was involved in a multiple-vehicle […]