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Joseph L. Messa, Jr. is the founding partner of Messa & Associates, P.C. He is an AV-rated attorney (highest rating available), listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. Read More

Jul 26

Infant Death Prompts Mass Recall of Peg Perego Strollers

By Joe Messa

Personal injury attorneys of Messa & Associates report that Peg Perego has recalled 223,000 strollers because they pose an injury risk to children. These defective products can entrap and strangle children between trays fitted to the front. In 2004, a 6-month-old boy tragically died of strangulation in one of the strollers. Another infant, a seven-month-old […]

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Jul 19

Medical Malpractice Lawyers Say Patient Safety Data Sheds New Light on the Nation’s “Best” Hospitals

By Joe Messa

Consumer Reports published hospitals rankings last week that rate hospitals entirely based on patient safety data. Surprisingly, not one of the 17 hospitals named to the U.S. News and World Report‘s “honor roll” of the nation’s “best” hospitals made the Consumer Reports’ Top Ten Hospital list. Patient safety data included factors like mortality, infections, and […]

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Jul 17

Medical Malpractice Attorneys: Study Finds Reuse of Single-Dose Medication Vials Are Linked to Staph Infections

By Joe Messa

Medical malpractice attorneys have reviewed findings of a new study, published in a recent issue of the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, that have concluded that 10 patients were infected with life-threatening Staphylococcus aureus (commonly known as staph infection) via repeated use of single-use medication vials. The patients were treated in outpatient clinics in Arizona […]

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Jul 13

Philadelphia Personal Injury Attorneys Report Recall of Stryker Hip Replacement Devices

By Joe Messa

Philadelphia personal injury attorneys report that Stryker Orthopaedics has voluntarily recalled its Rejuvenate and ABG II modular-neck stems. Both devices are used to connect to artificial hips in hip replacement surgeries. At least 45 patients have reported injuries related to the devices, which can corrode while in place causing pain and tissue swelling. Stryker recommended […]

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