Understanding Your Rights in DC, Virginia, and Maryland

It might be difficult to even know where to look to find reliable, easy-to-read information about legal rights in the DC metro area. The lawyers at Tucker, Nong and Associates have prepared these articles to help clients understand their rights, learn what to expect from the legal process and how to get help from our experienced team.

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  • Worker’s Compensation in Virginia In Virginia, certain work accidents or work related diseases can be covered by worker's compensation but it is best to have attorney help.
  • Worker’s Compensation in Maryland The processes and benefits of workers' compensation laws in Maryland can be difficult to understand. They can best be interpreted by a personal injury lawyer.
  • Worker’s Compensation Injuries sustained due to an accident at work, requirements of a position or hazardous working conditions are covered by workers' compensation laws.
  • Surgical Errors Surgical errors are defined as errors that occur when a procedure. Situations involving surgical errors are best interpreted by a personal injury lawyer.
  • Nursing Malpractice Nursing malpractice involves a nurse failing to act or acting in an irresponsible way while performing their job duties for a patient under their care.
  • Medical Malpractice in Hospitals Hospitals are only liable for medical errors made by employees, a hospital malpractice case should always be handled by a personal injury lawyer.
  • Early Discharge If a patient is discharged from medical supervision before they are medically stable and are harmed as a result, there may be grounds for medical malpractice.
  • Medical Malpractice During Emergencies The standard of care expected in emergency situations is different from normal settings. Certain workers may have protection from medical malpractice lawsuits.
  • Doctor Errors Medical errors made by doctors can cause severe personal injuries. A patient harmed by a doctor's error should contact a personal injury lawyer immediately.
  • Medical Malpractice Medical malpractice cases can apply to many situations. Medical malpractice laws are differ in each state and should be interpreted by a personal injury lawyer.