Patient Death at NC Medical Center May Be Due to Aggressive Security Guards

By Randy Appleton, North Carolina Personal Injury Lawyer

My colleague Emily Brannon wrote recently on our firm’s Carolina personal injury attorneys’ website about a patient dying at a North Carolina medical facility when allegedly aggressive security guards placed the person in a choke hold while he was waiting for the emergency room.  Later, hospital workers were too slow to resuscitate the schizophrenic patient, according to a lawsuit filed in September 2011 by the patient’s mother.

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About the Editors: North Carolina personal Injury Lawyers with the Shapiro, Cooper, Lewis & Appleton law firm do only injury and accident law. We have experience handling car, truck, motorcycle, van and SUV accident claims, and our case results speak for themselves. Rick Shapiro and James Lewis have been listed among the Best Lawyers in America since 2008. We have an office in Elizabeth City, North Carolina (NC), but we often represent clients in Rocky Mount, Charlotte and Greenville, on the Outer Banks, and in other North Carolina cities.

Unpainted Crosswalk Dangerous for UNC Charlotte Pedestrians

By Randy Appleton, Carolina Personal Injury Lawyer

My colleague John Cooper reported recently on our firm’s Carolina personal injury attorneys’ website about an unpainted crosswalk at UNC Charlotte that is creating confusion and pedestrian injuries.

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About the Editors: North Carolina personal Injury Lawyers with the Shapiro, Cooper, Lewis & Appleton law firm do only injury and accident law. We have experience handling car, truck, motorcycle, van and SUV accident claims, and our case results speak for themselves. Rick Shapiro and James Lewis have been listed among the Best Lawyers in America since 2008. We have an office in Elizabeth City, North Carolina (NC), but we often represent clients in Rocky Mount, Charlotte and Greenville, on the Outer Banks, and in other North Carolina cities.

Elderly North Carolina Woman Crashes Into DMV Office, Causing Personal Injuries and Property Damage

By Jim Lewis, Carolina Car Accident Injury Attorney

My colleague Randy Appleton reported recently on our firm’s Carolina personal injury attorneys’ website that an elderly driver crashed into a DMV building right after taking her driving test in mid-November 2011. Randy reminded us of warning signs from AARP.org on when it may be time for an elderly to stop or limit his or her driving.

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About the Editors: North Carolina personal Injury Lawyers with the Shapiro, Cooper, Lewis & Appleton law firm do only injury and accident law. We have experience handling car, truck, motorcycle, van and SUV accident claims, and our case results speak for themselves. Rick Shapiro and James Lewis have been listed among the Best Lawyers in America since 2008. We have an office in Elizabeth City, North Carolina (NC), but we often represent clients in Rocky Mount, Charlotte and Greenville, on the Outer Banks, and in other North Carolina cities.

 

NC Girl Survives Two Days After Being Pinned in Overturned Car

By Jim Lewis, Carolina Personal Injury Lawyer

My colleague Randy Appleton wrote recently on our firm’s Carolina personal injury attorneys’ website about a 9-year-old who was stranded in an overturned car for two days with her dead father. The car’s speedometer read 110 mph when found. This accident reminds us of the damages that result when people speed in North Carolina.

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About the Editors: North Carolina personal Injury Lawyers with the Shapiro, Cooper, Lewis & Appleton law firm do only injury and accident law. We have experience handling car, truck, motorcycle, van and SUV accident claims, and our case results speak for themselves. Rick Shapiro and James Lewis have been listed among the Best Lawyers in America since 2008. We have an office in Elizabeth City, North Carolina (NC), but we often represent clients in Rocky Mount, Charlotte and Greenville, on the Outer Banks, and in other North Carolina cities.

Davidson College Professor Hit by Car on Campus Dies From Injuries

By Randy Appleton, North Carolina Car Accident Attorney

My colleague Emily Brannon reported recently on our firm’s Carolina personal injury attorneys’ website that a pedestrian died from injuries he suffered when when a car struck him at a crosswalk on the Davidson College campus in Charlotte, North Carolina (NC).  Emily also suggested checking out our resources devoted to accidents involving cars, motorcycles and pedestrians.

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About the Editors: North Carolina personal Injury Lawyers with the Shapiro, Cooper, Lewis & Appleton law firm do only injury and accident law. We have experience handling car, truck, motorcycle, van and SUV accident claims, and our case results speak for themselves. Rick Shapiro and James Lewis have been listed among the Best Lawyers in America since 2008. We have an office in Elizabeth City, North Carolina (NC), but we often represent clients in Rocky Mount, Charlotte and Greenville, on the Outer Banks, and in other North Carolina cities.

Concrete Slab Crushed NC Pickup Truck on I-85

By Randy Appleton, North Carolina Personal Injury Lawyer

My colleague Kevin Duffan wrote recently on our firm’s Carolina personal injury attorneys’ website about a major wreck on I-85 that caused a concrete slab to crush a pickup truck when drivers on the road failed to reduce speed in response to road conditions.  The accidents reminded us of the damages that result when people do not drive safely in NC.

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About the Editors: North Carolina personal Injury Lawyers with the Shapiro, Cooper, Lewis & Appleton law firm do only injury and accident law. We have experience handling car, truck, motorcycle, van and SUV accident claims, and our case results speak for themselves. Rick Shapiro and James Lewis have been listed among the Best Lawyers in America since 2008. We have an office in Elizabeth City, North Carolina (NC), but we often represent clients in Rocky Mount, Charlotte and Greenville, on the Outer Banks, and in other North Carolina cities.

North Carolina Death Stems from Couch Left on Road

By Randy Appleton, North Carolina Car Accident Lawyer

My colleague Emily Brannon wrote recently on our firm’s Carolina personal injury attorneys’ website  about a death resulting from a couch left on the road.  The North Carolina accident also left three people seriously injured.

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About the Editors: North Carolina personal Injury Lawyers with the Shapiro, Cooper, Lewis & Appleton law firm do only injury and accident law. We have experience handling car, truck, motorcycle, van and SUV accident claims, and our case results speak for themselves. Rick Shapiro and James Lewis have been listed among the Best Lawyers in America since 2008. We have an office in Elizabeth City, North Carolina (NC), but we often represent clients in Rocky Mount, Charlotte and Greenville, on the Outer Banks, and in other North Carolina cities.

Driver Distracted by Donuts Overturned Big Rig in North Carolina

By Randy Appleton, NC Trucking Accident Injury Attorney

My colleague John Cooper wrote recently on our firm’s Carolina personal injury lawyers’ website about an 18-wheeler overturning in Fayetteville, North Carolina (NC), because he was eating donuts while driving.  The North Carolina accident reminded us of the damages that result by distracted driving.

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About the Editors: North Carolina personal Injury Lawyers with the Shapiro, Cooper Lewis & Appleton law firm do only injury and accident law. We have experience handling car, truck, motorcycle, van and SUV accident claims, and our case results speak for themselves. Rick Shapiro and James Lewis have been listed among the Best Lawyers in America since 2008. We have an office in Elizabeth City, North Carolina (NC), but we often represent clients in Rocky Mount, the Outer Banks, Charlotte, Greenville, and other North Carolina cities.

 

Takeda Launches ACTOSInfo.com

By Randy Appleton, NC Dangerous Drug Attorney

My colleague Kevin Duffan reported recently on our firm’s Carolina personal injury lawyers website about Takeda Pharmaceuticals new site, ACTOSInfo.com. The drugmaker is offring to educate patients and health care providers on the drug used to treat type 2 diabetes.  Studies on the drug’s adverse effects have shown that taking for long periods increases the risk of bladder cancer. Actos contains the ingredient pioglitazone.

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About the Editors: North Carolina personal Injury Lawyers with the Shapiro, Cooper Lewis & Appleton law firm do only injury and accident law. We have experience handling car, truck, motorcycle, van and SUV accident claims, and our case results speak for themselves. Rick Shapiro and James Lewis have been listed among the Best Lawyers in America since 2008. We have an office in Elizabeth City, North Carolina (NC), but we often represent clients in Rocky Mount, the Outer Banks, Charlotte, Greenville, and other North Carolina cities.