When Products Cause Harm


Product liability laws are based on the principle that manufacturers, resellers, distributors, and companies have a duty to protect consumers from potential hazards and dangers. These products include all sorts of consumer goods, from children’s products and pharmaceutical drugs to consumer electronics, medical devices, and vehicles. Unfortunately, dangerous and defective products cause thousands of injuries […]


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Why doctor-patient confidentiality is so important


Imagine a world without doctor-patient confidentiality. There would be people that would avoid going to the doctor for fear that their medical condition would be leaked to the public, or that their doctor may tell people connected with their social circle. The potential embarrassment of a medical condition is very real, and without this confidentiality […]


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Know Who to Trust in a Personal Injury Case


It’s understandably difficult to know whom to trust following a personal injury. If you or a loved one has been hurt either physically or psychologically, as a result of the wrongdoing of another person or company, contact our team of personal injury attorneys at Gerling Law. This is a specialized legal field and you want […]


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The missing diagnosis: What to know about misdiagnoses


Many medical conditions are difficult to diagnose. They may share similarities and symptoms. Others are a little bit easier, with simple tests and procedures that make it possible to identify the condition sooner. A misdiagnosis or the lack of a diagnosis has the potential to threaten your life in some cases. In others, it means […]


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Traffic fatalities reflect growing problems of the opioid crisis


There are many ways to measure and analyze the opioid crisis that has shrouded the United States of America in discomfort and outrage for many years. It appears that few proactive and effective measures are being taken to address the crisis. This is reflected in this staggering statistic: about 100 million people in the U.S. […]


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Self-driving cars are not without their problems


While the following story didn’t happen here in Indianapolis, it still carries some significant weight for the entire country. It revolves around the ongoing saga of self-driving cars, and what the future holds for these tremendous, but problematic, vehicles. One big piece of news from yesterday was that the U.S. House of Representatives accelerated the […]


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3 Reasons to Hire a Medical Malpractice Attorney


Most healthcare professionals can be trusted with our well-being, but doctors and nurses are still human and they are bound to make mistakes. Regretfully, every year patients are harmed by negligent medical care. Medical malpractice can occur for several reasons such as: neglect by a health care professional substandard treatment that caused harm, injury or […]


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Taking proper steps after a car crash


In the moments that follow a car accident, and you have a few choices. You can flee the scene of an accident, which is the worst possible decision you could make. Fleeing the scene turns your accident into a criminal act. You could get angry and upset with the other people involved in the accident, […]


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Go With Experience


If you are searching for legal counsel in Evansville, Indianapolis, Louisville, Owensboro or surrounding communities, contact Gerling Law. Our lawyers have one purpose: to make your life better through assertive advocacy, legal experience and a commitment to results. For over five decades, our firm has helped individuals get their lives back after an accident or […]


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Takata air bag problems offer consumers chance at prevention


Takata air bag problems offer consumers chance at prevention In many ways, consumer safety seems to be on something of a reverse track. Typically, a person can only seek compensation for damages suffered after an accident occurs and injury caused. That certainly is true when dealing with motor vehicle accidents. The crash happens. Victims are […]


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