What may start out as a routine medical procedure may end up costing a patient his or her life in Texas if the medical provider is negligent. In one recent out-of-state medical malpractice case that involves a female patient who died following surgery, a jury returned a verdict of $3 million. The procedure that ultimately led to her death was considered to be a routine surgical one.
Texas consumers understandably expect the products they buy to function properly and be safe, especially when the products are designed for children. However, product defects sometimes pose hazards for the most innocent of consumers. When a defective product causes a consumer to suffer injuries, the product maker may be held financially responsible through the civil court system. One product that has recently been recalled due to product defects is a wooden toy drum sold at IKEA.
One teenager recently died in a single-vehicle accident in Texas. In addition, three other people were injured. The fatal vehicle accident took place early in the morning on a Sunday.
A vehicle accident recently snatched the life of an individual in Texas. The accident happened on a Monday afternoon along State Highway 304. One man is facing multiple criminal charges in connection with the fatal vehicle accident.