Personal Injury Blog

The boiler tank that exploded killing four people at two St. Louis companies on April 3 had a history of leaks, according to a report by the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) which is investigating the incident. The explosion, which released energy...

A 37-year-old man from Menomonie, Wisconsin, suffered life-threatening injuries in a frightful freeway crash reportedly caused by a semi truck that moved abruptly into his lane and slammed his car against the cement median barrier on Interstate 94 in Hudson,...

A science experiment meant to show a rainbow of flame colors to preschoolers at the Yellow School in Houston went awry last week injuring 12 children, six of whom were hospitalized. The children sustained burns when chemicals used in the...

Nine people are still hospitalized with botulism in an outbreak linked to eating nacho cheese sauce at Valley Oak Food and Fuel in Walnut Grove, California, according to the Sacramento County Health and Human Services Department. These people were sickened in April and...

On the day the Minnesota Department of Public Safety released the statistics below, a toddler tragically died from injuries sustained on Saturday when his family's minivan collided with a semi truck. This was the 103th traffic death in the state. DPS news: 33%...

Every year, 1,370 people are injured and 420 die in fires that started from electrical failure or malfunction. To increase awareness about the reducing the risk of electrical fires, the National Fire Protection (NFPA) has released a report about and...

Based on new data from two large clinical trials, the FDA "concluded that the type 2 diabetes medicine canagliflozin (Invokana, Invokamet, Invokamet XR) causes an increased risk of leg and foot amputations" (FDA Drug Safety Communication). The FDA is now requiring...

Sara Miller of Milford, Michigan, has become the third person to die from a semi-truck crash caused when the truck’s driver failed to stop as he approached traffic that was backed up due to construction. The 18-wheeler plowed into nine...