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Prescription Errors Are Medical Malpractice Too

By Hammad S. Matin |

An estimated five billion prescriptions are filled annually in the United States. This means that pharmacies serve a very important role in our healthcare system. The average U.S. pharmacist fills thousands of prescriptions, but their responsibility goes well beyond just counting pills. With more and more prescriptions being filled than ever before, there are… Read More »

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Prepare Now for Holiday Road Trips

By Hammad S. Matin |

With the holidays quickly approaching, Maryland Transportation Authority officials are sending out reminders to drivers to stay alert and prepare ahead in order to avoid the nearly inevitable travel delays. Officials estimate that there will be at least a one percent increase in traffic volumes in comparison to peak travel dates last year. Officials… Read More »

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Pennsylvania Woman Dead After Being Struck by a Car in North East, Maryland

By Hammad S. Matin |

A Pennsylvania woman died after being hit by a car in North East, Maryland. The woman was struck by a 2015 Honda Odyssey that was eastbound on Route 40. The woman was wearing dark clothing and was crossing the roadway in an area that had poor lighting. She was transported to the hospital but… Read More »

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University of Maryland Coach on Leave After Football Player Dies from Heat Stroke

By Hammad S. Matin |

A 19-year-old University of Maryland student athlete died of a heatstroke while at football practice recently. The student collapsed after showing signs of a heat-related illness and experts have been weighing in as to what is acceptable when it comes to working out teenage athletes in the heat. Victims of Sports Injuries  While athletes… Read More »

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Man Injured in Motorcycle Accident on I-70

By Hammad S. Matin |

A motorcycle traveling west on I-70 struck the rear of a Dodge Grand Caravan, was ejected from the motorcycle, and taken to the hospital. The driver of the minivan wasn’t injured. Maryland State Police are investigating the accident that took place near Hagerstown. Are Motorcycle Accidents Personal Injury Accidents?  One of the worst things… Read More »

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How Does Compensation Work for Car Accidents in Maryland?

By Hammad S. Matin |

When you leave your home, you expect to return home safely later in the day. Unfortunately, that doesn’t always happen. People are injured in car accidents every day, and some of those accidents are due to the negligence of another driver. If you or your loved one has suffered injuries as a result of… Read More »

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Three People Killed in Car Accident. Two Passengers Survive. What Are Their Rights?

By Hammad S. Matin |

A 44-year-old woman and two of her passengers died recently after she failed to stop at a stop sign in her SUV and collided with a dump truck. The dump truck driver and his passenger were taken to the University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center and treated for injuries. Passengers in the SUV… Read More »

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Thе Inѕurаnсе Adjuѕtеr Offered A Sеttlеmеnt – Shоuld I Aссерt?

By Hammad S. Matin |

If you were hurt badly in a саr accident саuѕеd by thе nеgligеnсе of аnоthеr driver in Mаrуlаnd, do not be surprised if the other driver’s insurance соmраnу tries to offer уоu a ѕеttlеmеnt. In many instances, an insurance adjuster will contact shortly after the accident and may start talking settlement in the hopes… Read More »

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Important Reasons to NOT Give a Recorded Statement to an Insurance Adjuster After a Car Accident

By Hammad S. Matin |

You’ve just been involved in a car accident that was not your fault. You received a call from the other driver’s insurance company and it is their loss adjuster on the phone. They just need to talk about the accident for a minute or two and want to know if you don’t mind making… Read More »

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Pedestrian Hit and Killed by Motorist in Waldorf

By Hammad S. Matin |

When a pedestrian is hit by a motorist, the consequences can be devastating. An example is the tragic accident that occurred on Route 228 east of Western Parkway in Waldorf. The driver of a Buick Regal was in the first left turn lane of Route 228 when a pedestrian was crossing the street. A… Read More »

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