Blog Posts in May, 2016

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  • What You Should Know About Shoulder Dystocia

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || May 25, 2016

    Shoulder dystocia is a type of obstructed labor where, after the delivery of the baby’s head, the anterior shoulder of the infant cannot, or requires significant manipulation to be delivered. Shoulder dystocia can be life-threatening to the infant if it is not delivered, due to the birth canal compressing the umbilical cord. Warning Signs It’s important for doctors to pay close attention before ...
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  • Types of Surgical Errors

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || May 20, 2016

    Surgical complications happen every year. In fact, research estimates that hospital errors are the third leading cause of death in the U.S, with an estimated 440,000 deaths each year due to preventable hospital errors. “Never Events” Errors “Never events” are what researchers call surgical mistakes that should never happen, and are usually caused by clerical or communication errors. During a study ...
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  • Determining Fault in a Semi-Truck Accident

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || May 13, 2016

    A trucking accident can be devastating. Unfortunately, when these occur, the victims may be unsure of what they can do. This is because there are multiple parties who can be found at-fault in a semi-truck accident. At Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge, our Nashville trucking accident attorneys know who may be liable for the accident and against whom we may be able to action. Truck Driver When a driver ...
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  • FedEx Truck Driver Issued Citation for Driving Fatigued

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || May 6, 2016

    A FedEx semi-truck driver was issued a fatigue citation after being involved in a trucking accident involving roughly eight vehicles on the Interstate 24 West in Nashville. The crash resulted in significant delays and closed a portion of the road near Old Hickory Boulevard during the investigation by Tennessee Highway Patrol and Metro police. According to authorities, the FedEx truck collided with ...
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