Blog Posts in December, 2015

  • 30-Dec-2015

    Communication About Medical Errors & Malpractice Litigation P.1

    Communication is an essential ingredient when it comes to effective medical care and patient satisfaction. The reasons for this should make sense to those who have ever been involved in the medical system—which is all of us. On the front end, ...
  • 30-Dec-2015

    Communication & Medical Errors, P.2

    In our last post, we mentioned recent research from ProPublica showing that failure to communicate about medical errors is a common occurrence, despite the fact that better communication from providers and facilities can help reduce medical ...
  • 18-Dec-2015

    Who Is Responsible for Safe Transfer of Oversize Truck Loads? P.2

    We’ve been looking in our last couple posts at the issues of cargo securement and oversize load transportation. As we’ve pointed out, there are specific regulations in place at the state and federal levels to help ensure that truck ...
  • 11-Dec-2015

    The Issue of Cargo Securement in Trucking

    Truck accidents can occur for all sorts of reasons, and commercial vehicle drivers and their employers have a duty to see to it that they are not only abiding by all state and federal safety regulations, but engaging in business practices which ...
  • 11-Dec-2015

    Who Is Responsible for Safe Transfer of Oversize Truck Loads? P.1

    Last time, we looked a bit at some of the basic principles of cargo securement by which commercial vehicle drivers and their employers must abide. As we noted last time, special permits are required for oversize loads, and each state has different ...