Texas and Trucks
Texas has the dubious distinction of leading the nation in trucking injuries and deaths. There are critical, time-sensitive aspects to investigation and discovery in truck crash cases that require prompt attention and thorough investigation.
Air Ambulance Safety Ruling in New Mexico
Air ambulance safety has been greatly enhanced by a recent New Mexico Supreme Court decision affirming an appellate court opinion…
Building Injustice Indeed
Slack Davis Sanger supports the findings in "Building Austin, Building Injustice," a 68-page study, sponsored by the Workers Defense Project, about poor working conditions in Austin's construction industry.
FDA MedWatch: Zicam Cold Remedy Nasal Products
FDA notified consumers to discontinue use of three Zicam Nasal Gel/Nasal Swab products sold over-the-counter as cold remedies because they are associated with the loss of sense of smell that may be long-lasting or permanent.
FDA Alert: Malfunctioning Medtronic Pacemakers
Medtronic and FDA notified healthcare professionals and patients of a Class I recall of Medtronic Kappa Series 600/700/900 and Sigma Series 100/200/300 pacemakers due to a failure of the devices to pace the heart.
FDA Alert: Propylthiouracil-Induced Liver Failure
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is notifying healthcare professionals of the risk of serious liver injury, including liver failure and death, with the use of propylthiouracil in adult and pediatric patients.
The Dangers of Airframe Icing
The issues related to airframe icing are complex and typically involve questions about piloting procedures, aircraft characteristics, weather and pilot training.
Slack Davis Sanger: Wyeth v. Levine Decision a Win for Consumers
The Supreme Court today issued a decision in the case, Wyeth v. Levine, 06-1249. By a vote of 6 to…