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Oct 30

Regulations of Compounding Pharmacies Debated in the Wake of National Meningitis Scare

By Joe Messa

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health says the compounding pharmacy, New England Compounding Center, tied to a widespread fungal meningitis outbreak had dirty floors and a leaky boiler. Inspectors also reported finding lapses in the use and maintenance of autoclaves, machines designed to kill any potential contaminant, at NECC. The safety issues may have compromised […]

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Oct 08

Medical Malpractice Attorneys Review Advice for Making Healthcare Safer in the Final Part of Our Five-Part Series on Patient Safety

By Joe Messa

In our last four medical malpractice blog posts, we discussed Wall Street Journal article, How to Stop Hospitals From Killing Us. The article, authored by Dr. Marty Makary, appeared in The Wall Street Journal on September 22, 2012 and offered five suggestions that Dr. Makary believes will help to facilitate patient safety. First, online dashboards […]

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Sep 17

Medical Malpractice Attorneys Messa & Associates Win Case Against Defense Lawyer Who Contacted Expert Witness, Sanctions Ordered

By Joe Messa

Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Judge Jacqueline F. Allen issued an order in favor of a motion filed by attorneys at Messa & Associates for sanctions against defense counsel Nancy Raynor “for violation of ethical rules, improper conduct, and obstruction of justice.” The plaintiff’s motion was filed after Raynor contacted an expert witness’ employer via […]

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May 30

Philadelphia Product Liability Lawyers Report on Jeep Wrangler Recall

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Philadelphia Product Liability Lawyers Report on Jeep Wrangler Recall The Chrysler Group announced a safety recall last week of 67,872 Jeep Wrangler sport utility vehicles. The recall was prompted by an investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration initiated in March after the Agency received several complaints from consumers claiming their Jeep Wranglers caught […]

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