Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Apr 01, 2016 in Auto Accidents
While impairment was not a factor in yesterday’s fatal crash in Glendale, police are still investigating the possibility that distracted driving may have contributed to the accident.
Shortly before 7:30 a.m., the driver of a Lexus made a left-hand turn… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Mar 31, 2016 in Auto Accidents
According to a new study conducted by the AAA Foundation, older drivers who have experienced one or more falling episodes are more likely to crash their vehicles, as opposed to motorists in the same age group who have not experienced a fall.
Because… Read More
Over the past few months, Johnson & Johnson has settled nearly 70 lawsuits regarding its laparoscopic power morcellator surgical device.
The device was discontinued in 2014 after hundreds of women developed a previously undiagnosed cancer that was caused… Read More
This past Thursday in federal court, pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson was ordered to pay $500 million to five Texas residents who were harmed by the company's Pinnacle® metal-on-metal hip implant.
Johnson & Johnson's medical device manufacturing… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Mar 17, 2016 in Auto Accidents
On Tuesday, a man on a stolen motorcycle led police on a lengthy chase throughout Phoenix.
The chase began at high speeds but quickly decelerated after the man realized that police were not chasing him, but rather they were following him in “surveillance… Read More
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that yet another product will be receiving a black box warning regarding its safety.
According to the FDA, the permanent female contraceptive device Essure will be required to carry a black box warning… Read More
Talc is cancer causing, says most scientific researchers.
Following countless laboratory studies, the use of talc-based powder for feminine hygiene has been linked to an increased risk of ovarian cancer.
Women who regularly use talcum powder in the… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Mar 02, 2016 in Auto Accidents
In yet another incident of careless driving in Peoria, AZ, a 16 year-old girl was struck by a vehicle that ran a red light as she was walking to school Tuesday morning.
The extent of the girl’s injuries are not known at this time; however, medical responders… Read More
Posted on behalf of Phillips Law Group on Feb 29, 2016 in Auto Accidents
Several motorists sustained injuries following a two-vehicle accident on State Route 347 near Maricopa on Friday.
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the accident was caused by a wrong way driver.
Wrong way crashes have increasingly… Read More
A lawsuit regarding the connection between talcum powder and ovarian cancer has ended with the Johnson & Johnson Company being required to pay $72 million in damages to the victim’s family.
On Monday, jurors in a St. Louis courtroom deliberated for less… Read More