Catastrophic injury cases involve so-called “life-ruining” injuries requiring lifelong and intensive medical care. Injuries to newborn babies as a result of malpractice.
Construction sites are among the most dangerous workplaces in America. Each year, nearly a thousand construction workers are killed and five hundred thousand are injured in falls, electrocution, crane accidents, scaffold accidents, welding, cutting and brazing accidents, and accidents caused by dangerous machinery.
The Myers Firm is made up of experienced FELA attorneys who have handled every type of railroad claim to a successful resolution. We have helped railroaders working with AMTRAK, SEPTA, Norfolk Southern, CSX, NJ Transit, Metro North, Long Island Rail, PATH, Keolis, Canadian Pacific, and many others.
Medical malpractice is one of the most serious health risks facing our country today. In 1995, the ranking member of the House Judiciary Committee reported that medical malpractice injures 1.3 million hospitalized Americans annually and kills 100,000 people each year, making medical mistakes the third leading cause of preventable deaths.
Every year, tens of thousands of Americans die in motor vehicle accidents caused by other drivers who speed, tailgate, run stop signs and red lights, fall asleep, drive drunk, text on their cell phones or tamper with their radios while driving.
One and a half million Americans are presently living in 17,000 registered nursing home and elder care facilities. This number is expected to rise to 5 million people within thirty years.
Premises liability actions traditionally fall into three main categories: Fall and Crush Injuries, Criminal Attacks & Dram Shop Actions. The personal injury attorneys at The Myers Firm can assist you with all types of these cases.
Every year, thousands of Americans are injured by defective and dangerous products at home and at work. Unsafe automobiles, machinery lacking adequate hand-guards, appliances that spark and cause fires are all examples of defective products.