Poor Communication and Medical Malpractice

Poor communication between doctors and hospital staff hurts patients and causes many deaths, a new study reports. Electronic medical records should improve communication, but doctors are not always reading results.
Communication failures played a role in 30 percent of the medical malpractice cases examined by CRISCO Strategies of Boston. The study was released Monday.

The study reports […]

What to do when you file a medical malpractice lawsuit

If you are a Missouri resident who has been injured at the hands of a medical professional, you may be interested in holding him or her responsible for his or her actions. While you may understand that a mistake was made, the mistake may have cost you a lot — emotionally, physically and mentally. Therefore, […]

Auto Accidents and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

One can hardly watch the evening news these days without seeing a tragic story (or a public service announcement) regarding a soldier dealing with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). A high percentage of terrorist attack victims develop some level of PTSD following the traumatic incident.

Recently, medical experts have begun to see a surprisingly high incidence of […]

Simple Rules That Can Help Keep Bicyclists Safe

All cyclists, be they beginners who are still using training wheels or experienced riders who have peddled for years, must ride safely. Certainly, there are many precautions that riders can employ to avoid being hurt. But what are the essentials that every rider should know?

On its website, the League of American Bicyclists has posted its […]

Differences between Personal and Commercial Auto Insurance

Deciding on the right type of auto insurance is crucial, especially when you use a personal vehicle for work.

Here are the key differences between personal and commercial policies:

Personal policies have driver limits. If you have five employees and each uses your car at random times for work, your personal coverage will not work. Commercial insurance […]