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Parents can pursue justice civilly for birth injuries

Victor Lewin
Saturday, September 19, 2015

Fortunately, with today's medical and technological advances, most pregnancies progress without serious complications and culminate in healthy bundles of joy. However, for a smaller subset of parents, happiness is marred by trauma to their infants during labour and delivery. Some of the most common risk factors for birth injuries are listed below:
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Worker's brain injury lands shipbuilder in court

Victor Lewin
Monday, August 31, 2015

A Halifax shipyard company must answer in court for the four violations of the province's Occupational Health and Safety Act that resulted in a worker being seriously injured on the job in Jan. 2014.
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Was C. diff exposure to blame for a loved one's death?

Victor Lewin
Wednesday, August 26, 2015

One of the dangers facing the residents of Halifax long-term care centers and nursing homes, as well as patients in hospitals, is exposure to Clostridium difficile. The bacteria commonly known as C. diff can cause disabling bouts of diarrhea and other intestinal problems to already debilitated senior citizens and others.
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Pools can be a deadly danger

Victor Lewin
Sunday, August 23, 2015

If you are a Halifax resident with a pool, chances are that you are aware of the liability you face in the event that a drowning occurs in your pool. Your insurance carrier certainly hopes that you are.
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Different types of traumatic brain injuries

Victor Lewin
Friday, August 21, 2015

There are different kinds of traumatic brain injuries one can suffer in an accident. Some are mild and temporary, while others are extensive and profound. Below are some of the most common.
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