Tampa Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Blog

The Attorneys at Morgenstern & Herd have created the Tampa Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Blog to help residents answer some of their most asked injury questions. If you have been injured by the negligence of another person or medical professional, contact our office for a free case evaluation.

Filing a Medical Malpractice Claim

Filing a Medical Malpractice Claim Do you suspect that you were injured because of the negligence of a medical care professional? You might be looking into filing a medical malpractice claim. Here is what you need to know about how that would work. Filing a Medical Malpractice Claim | The Process In the State of…

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How FELA Protects Railroad Workers

How FELA Protects Railroad Workers If you have recently been seriously hurt on the job, you may be wondering how FELA protects railroad workers and if it will be of benefit to you. Our Tampa personal injury lawyers detail what you need to know. How FELA Protects Railroad Workers | Am I Covered by FELA?…

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Injuries from Surgical Malpractice

Injuries from Surgical Malpractice Are you suffering injuries from surgical malpractice? You might be scared and furious at the situation. Here is what you need to know. Injuries from Surgical Malpractice | Complications from Anesthesia If a patient is going to be fully sedated, the anesthesiologist may or may not be present for the entire…

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Things That Affect Your Compensation

Things That Affect Your Compensation Are you looking to start a personal injury case to seek financial reimbursement? Before you speak to a Tampa personal injury lawyer, here are some things that affect your compensation. Things That Affect Your Compensation | Pre-Existing Conditions As an experienced Tampa Personal Injury Lawyer I am often asked about…

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Truck Accident Advice

Truck Accident Advice If you have recently been injured in a collision, you may be seeking out truck accident advice. Our Tampa truck accident lawyers are here to answer your questions. Here are some basics you should know before calling our office. Truck Accident Advice | Commercial Vehicles As an experienced Tampa Personal Injury I…

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Defining Medical Malpractice

Defining Medical Malpractice If you believe you are the victim of medical negligence, defining medical malpractice will be the key to understanding if you indeed have a case. Here is some basic information about how to know if you were a victim of medical malpractice. Defining Medical Malpractice | Duty Many people want to know…

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Cruise Ship Accidents

Cruise Ship Accidents Cruise ship accidents are not often televised but can happen in an instant.  Our Tampa personal injury attorney can guide you through the issues you will face, call today. As an experienced Tampa Persona Injury Attorney I am often asked about cruise ship accidents.  I think the first thing that’s important is…

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Medication Error

Medication Error If a doctor prescribes the wrong medication or dosage, you may have a claim for a medication error. If you think a doctor has prescribed you the wrong medication or dosage, confront the doctor immediately. Your concern at this point is your health, not a malpractice suit. Medication Error | Liability According to…

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Recoverable Damages

Recoverable Damages If you’ve been seriously injured, one of the questions you might have are about your recoverable damages. These include a number of factors and a personal injury attorney would be able to sit down and go over exactly what you’re looking at. Recoverable Damages | Medical Bills As an experienced Tampa Personal Injury…

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Factors That Affect Your Injury Case

Factors That Affect Your Injury Case If you are hoping to file a personal injury case, you may have some questions and worries. Our Tampa attorney discusses the factors that affect your injury case in the following blog. Factors That Affect Your Injury Case | Pre-Existing Conditions As an experienced Tampa Personal Injury Lawyer I…

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Federal Employers Liability Act Questions

Federal Employers Liability Act Questions Were you seriously hurt while working on railroads? Our Tampa lawyer answers your Federal Employers Liability Act questions. Federal Employers Liability Act Questions | Am I Covered? Oftentimes a railroader who is on the job or even off the job comes into the office and asks whether or not he’s…

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Dog Bite Owner Issues

Dog Bite Owner Issues If you have been bitten by a dog, you may encounter some of these dog bite owner issues. Here is what you need to know before contacting an attorney to help with your case. Dog Bite Owner Issues | Questions to Ask the Owner If you’re bitten by a dog, there’s…

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Emergency Room Malpractice

Emergency Room Malpractice If you suspect that you are victim to emergency room malpractice and you want to seek compensation for your injuries, you’re in the right place. Our experienced lawyers take you through a few scenarios and what you should do. Emergency Room Malpractice | Failure to Diagnose People often have the question as…

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What to Know About Car Accidents

What to Know About Car Accidents If you have been injured in a collision, you may be wondering what to know about car accidents. Talking to an attorney is going to be the best move. In the meantime, here is what you need to know. What to Know About Car Accidents | First Steps The…

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Injured Railroad Workers

Injured Railroad Workers If you have been hurt on the job at a railroad, you may be feeling intense pain along with the worry that you cannot provide for yourself or your family. These concerns are huge, and our lawyers experienced in defending injured railroad workers are here to help you get the compensation that…

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Electrocution Accidents

Electrocution Accidents When electrocution accidents, the first question you might ask yourself is, “How did this happen?” If you lost a loved one due to the negligence of someone else, you may be able to open a personal injury claim. Here is what you need to know. Electrocution Accidents | Am I Covered on a…

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Off-Road Vehicle Accident

Off-Road Vehicle Accident Were you seriously injured in an off-road vehicle accident? You may be worried about how you are going to manage things financially. These accidents can cause you some big problems. Here is what you need to know. Off-Road Vehicle Accident | Investigation After an off-road vehicle accident in which someone is seriously…

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Necrotizing Enterocolitis Disease

Necrotizing Enterocolitis Disease Having a baby can be one of the most wonderful and scary events of your entire life. It turns into horror if you and your premature baby are in the hands of an inept doctor. Necrotizing enterocolitis disease is a serious condition that can seriously impact the future health of your premature…

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Injury Claim Winnings

Injury Claim Winnings If you have been injured and started a claim, you may be wondering about the potential injury claim winnings that you can be afforded. Injury Claim Winnings | Compensation As an experienced Tampa Personal Injury Lawyer, I am often asked how a client can figure out the amount of compensation they will…

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Medical Malpractice Questions

Medical Malpractice Questions Being a victim of medical malpractice can be very angering. You may want to be compensated for the injuries that your doctor inflicted on you. Here are some of the most frequently asked medical malpractice questions. Medical Malpractice Questions | What should I look for when picking an attorney? Experience matters most.…

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Surgical Mishaps

Surgical Mishaps Surgery can be scary for some people. You prepare to have an operation that is intended to make you better, but sometimes things can go wrong. Surgical mishaps can leave you injured and in worse shape than before. Medical Malpractice Cases In a surgical situation, three elements are necessary for a fire: an…

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Emotional Distress in a Personal Injury Claim

Emotional Distress in a Personal Injury Claim After an injury, you may experience a great deal of emotional distress and want to make a claim for that in your personal injury case. As an experienced Tampa Personal Injury Attorney, I am often asked about emotional distress.  In most cases, one of the potential elements of…

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Injured Railroad Worker Rights

Injured Railroad Worker Rights If you have been injured on a railroad site on the job, you may be feeling angry. There is some coverage for an injured railroad worker. Injured Railroad Worker Rights | FELA Coverage Oftentimes a railroader who is on the job or even off the job comes into the office and…

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Medication Malpractice

Medication Malpractice Being on a medication can be stressful when knowing the side effects and remembering to take the medication regularly. It can be particularly stressful when your doctor prescribes you the wrong medication. If this happens to you, you may have a medication malpractice case. Download Our Free Medical Malpractice Guide If a doctor…

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Personal Injury Trial

Personal Injury Trial Personal injury cases can be stressful for you when you are recovering or returning to work. If you are feeling overwhelmed, you should speak to a personal injury trial lawyer. Personal Injury Trial in Tampa As an experienced Tampa Personal Injury Lawyer, I am often asked by clients how likely it is…

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Tripping Injury Concerns

Tripping Injury Concerns If you have suffered an injury due to tripping, you may be feeling angry. These tripping injury concerns explain how the circumstances of your injury would apply to a personal injury case. Tripping Injury Concerns: Tripping Injury Damages The first thing to understand is that you’re basically looking to be compensated through…

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Infant Medical Malpractice

Infant Medical Malpractice If you suspect that your baby has been the victim of infant medical malpractice, you may be feeling furious and want to act. Here is what you should know about birth injuries and ROP. Infant Medical Malpractice Cases: Birth Injuries As an experienced Tampa Personal Injury Lawyer, I am often asked about…

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Choosing a Personal Injury Attorney

Choosing a Personal Injury Attorney If you are looking to hire a personal injury attorney for your case, you should be looking for the best one who is qualified to do the job. As an experienced Tampa Personal Injury Attorney, I am often asked how one should select an attorney.  Having done this for almost…

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Wrongful Death Case Questions

Wrongful Death Case Questions Wrongful death cases are devastating and can leave the family feeling helpless and angry. If your family member has died because of medical malpractice, you may be wondering what action you can take. Here are some answers to commonly asked wrongful death case questions. Wrongful Death Case Questions: What Defines Wrongful…

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