Lucille Wood

Work-Related Heart Attack

Work-Related Heart Attack

Some of the most severe occupational injuries are those which show no outward signs and which can complicate far more than a person’s work life. Such is the case with heart attacks. Heart attacks are often fatal, but when a person is fortunate enough to survive, he …

Credit Counseling Exemptions

Credit Counseling Exemptions

Under the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act, or BAPCPA, bankruptcy courts now require debtors to undergo credit counseling sessions in order to successfully file for bankruptcy. While there are doubts filed by the government’s own watchdog organizations regarding the use of counseling, the law remains …

Mishandling of Surgical Tools

Mishandling of Surgical Tools

Doctors, nurses, and hospital staff are expected to present a high level of professionalism and compassion with their patients. Medical professionals go through years of school and training before achieving their degree, and are thus expected to be in complete control of the techniques used in …