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How Can Healthcare Providers Prevent Diagnosis Errors?

By Carroll Law Firm |

Misdiagnosis, delayed diagnosis, and failure to diagnose can mean the difference between life and death. Diagnosis errors can cause a tremendous amount of pain and suffering or leave a patient disabled and injured for the rest of his or her life. Yet, misdiagnosis or failure to diagnose a disease, such as cancer, continues to… Read More »

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Is It Medical Malpractice When a Surgical Error Leads to Infection or Sepsis?

By Carroll Law Firm |

There are times when patients develop infections and sepsis as a result of surgical errors. Sometimes, these errors are caused by the surgeon or other members of the medical staff’s failure to follow safety procedures intended to prevent infections. When a surgical error leads to infection and causes serious or permanent damage – or,… Read More »

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What is “Standard of Care?” in Medical Malpractice

By Carroll Law Firm |

If you are facing a medical injury or suffered at the hands of a careless healthcare provider, then you are already dealing with a lot of uncertainty. In some cases, people lose their spouses, children and other close relatives, simply because someone failed to follow standard guidelines. This is commonly referred to as malpractice…. Read More »

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What Makes a Product Defective?

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You’ve probably heard stories about machinery, appliances or automobiles that fail, causing tragic injuries. People often receive sizable monetary awards due to these injuries. But not all injuries are covered, and not all bad merchandise is necessarily “defective” under the law. So, how do you tell the difference? First, if you are in doubt… Read More »

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Your Legal Options Following a Surgical Error

By Carroll Law Firm |

The area of medical malpractice covers a wide range of professional negligence, including diagnostic and medication errors. Some of the most common and devastating types of medical malpractice claims, however, are based on surgical error, which can leave patients permanently disabled, and in some tragic cases, can even result in death. To learn more… Read More »

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Recovering Compensation for Diagnostic Errors

By Carroll Law Firm |

Diagnosing and treating medical conditions is a complex process that comes with a certain amount of risk, which is why many patients are required to sign consent forms before obtaining treatment. However, when a healthcare professional’s mistake goes beyond unavoidable risks and reaches the level of negligence or recklessness, that individual can be held… Read More »

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Carroll Law Firm Reaches Six-Figure Settlement in Defective Flip-Flop Case

By Carroll Law Firm |

The Carroll Law Firm recently reached a confidential settlement well into six figures for a client who fell and fractured her shoulder after her flip-flop came apart. While the distributor of the shoe claimed that the client stumbled and broke the flip-flop during the fall, the Firm’s investigation revealed a prior lawsuit between the… Read More »

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Stacey Carroll Named Super Lawyer Again for 2018

By Carroll Law Firm |

For the fourth consecutive year, Carroll Law Firm’s Stacey A. Carroll has been named a Georgia Super Lawyer in the State of Georgia. Mr. Carroll’s practice focuses on the litigation of serious injury cases and high stakes business disputes throughout Georgia and the southeastern United States. https://profiles.superlawyers.com/georgia/atlanta/lawyer/stacey-carroll/be57c155-6e0a-4d17-92c2-930ecc887480.html

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Stacey Carroll and Richard Griggs Secure $2 Million Verdict in Medical Malpractice Case

By Carroll Law Firm |

Stacey Carroll and co-counsel Richard Griggs obtained a $2 million verdict from a jury in DeKalb County, Georgia for the family of a man whose pacemaker failed. Sixty-three year old Walter Knox died from cardiac arrest when his pacemaker, which also acted as a defibrillator, failed to shock his heart out of a dangerously… Read More »

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Stacey Carroll Recognized as a Georgia Super Lawyer for 2015

By Carroll Law Firm |

We are pleased to announce that Stacey Carroll has been recognized as a Georgia Super Lawyer for 2015, a distinction earned by less than 2% of the lawyers in the state. Stacey’s Super Lawyers profile may be found here: http://www.superlawyers.com/georgia/lawyer/Stacey-Carroll/be57c155-6e0a-4d17-92c2-930ecc887480.html

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