Entries by K Ryan

Biomet Hip Replacement Device Recalled by FDA

The Law Firm of Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath wants you to know that a report released Tuesday, November 27, 2018 on NBC’s Today Show indicates that the hip replacement device produced by Biomet has been recalled by the FDA.  But this comes years after research showed that the device could become harmful and […]

Drowsy Driving Accidents and the Holidays

Fatigue presents a serious safety issue for motorist during any season.  But much like drunk driving, driving accidents caused by drowsy drivers tend to spike around the time of major holidays. This is partially attributed to the fact that during the holiday season, more people travel longer distances or spend more time on local roads. In […]

Pedestrian is Killed by Self-Driving Uber Car in Arizona

Pedestrian is Killed A pedestrian wheeling a bicycle across the road was recently killed by an Uber self-driving vehicle in Arizona.  This was the first pedestrian death associated with self-driving vehicles in the United States.  Uber had been testing its self-driving vehicles in Arizona, California, Pennsylvania and Canada.  The company quickly suspended testing in all […]

Legal Access to Adverse Incident Reports at Risk

Medical malpractice is a reality that many individuals experience every year. Based on the most recent statistics available, at least one million medical injuries occur annually of which approximately 85,000 malpractice law suits are filed.  Medical malpractice claims evolve from misdiagnoses or below standard care of patients that result in injuries and undue pain and […]

Compensation Rights for Uninsured Motorists

Uninsured Motorists The number of uninsured motorists are increasing at varying degrees on a national scale.  According to the most recent study published by the Insurance Research Council (IRC) at 26.7%, Florida has the highest number of uninsured motorist in the nation. While the process and consequences are more clearly defined when both parties to an […]

Multiple Liability Personal Injury Cases

Personal Injury Cases Determining who is at fault is a critical component in any Personal injury case. However, because there are always unique variables in every accident situation, it can be one of the most challenging aspects in determining how injured parties are compensated. In many case there are multiple negligent parties whose actions may […]

Automobile Safety Features that Minimize Injuries

Automobile Safety Features Safety features that provide crash protection have come a long way since airbags and seat belts became standard. While competition and bottom line rather than consumer protection may be the focus of auto manufacturers, these crash protection features have become the distinction to strive for in contemporary cars.  Not surprisingly, new technology […]

Helpful Facts about Personal Injury Accidents

Personal Injury Accidents A Personal injury accident can happen at any time.  Most people think of personal injury law only in terms of vehicular accidents.  However, personal injury law covers a range of situations where the negligence of one person causes injury to another. No matter what cause the accident, they can result in severe […]