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Opioid Overdose Deaths Now More Likely for Americans Than Auto Accident Deaths
January 15th, 2019|
Many parts of America are suffering through a major opioid crisis that’s causing huge numbers of overdoses and deaths. The National Safety Council (NSC) recently reported that the problem has become so severe that opioid deaths are now statistically more likely to claim the lives of Americans than car crashes. The NSC found that theRead More
Why Are Some Medications Dangerous?
January 8th, 2019|
When you’re prescribed a new medication to treat an injury or illness, you hope it will treat your symptoms and help you recover. Getting worse is the last thing on your mind, but that’s a reality for many Americans every year. Despite rigorous standards and years of testing required by the U.S. Food and DrugRead More
Beware of These Myths About Defective and Dangerous Drugs
January 2nd, 2019|
The pharmaceutical industry is massive in the United States. Studies show that around 55 percent of Americans regularly take a prescription medication, and that number will likely grow in the coming years. As more and more people begin taking prescription medications, the risk of drug injuries will only increase. That’s because many drugs available onRead More
Worried About Unsafe Medications? Watch Out for These Symptoms.
December 25th, 2018|
At Ferrer, Poirot & Wansbrough, our drug injury lawyers are dedicated to fighting for the rights of people who were hurt by prescription medications. However, only a small percentage of medications are recalled due to dangerous side effects and complications. If you’re taking a medication or were recently prescribed a new medication, there’s a goodRead More