According to the Centers for Disease Control, stroke is a leading cause of death and serious impairment in the U.S. This installment introduces the most common type of stroke.
We’re pleased to welcome former client Tammy Wilson, here today to share how she became a victim of malpractice and how it profoundly changed her life.
Sepsis is a silent illness that can lead to organ damage and even death. In this installment, we identify tools for detecting sepsis before it is too late.
People checking into a hospital on weekends are more likely to die than those who admitted on weekdays. The phenomenon has been dubbed “the weekend effect.”
Two decades of study lead to this big-picture conclusion: Medical errors flow mostly from badly designed systems — not from bad physicians and nurses.
A stroke usually comes from a blood clot in the brain. So how can a something that starts in the brain lead to an amputated leg? Sadly, it's not that...
In this week's podcast episode we discuss how to win a trial. From opening statements to the final decision, this is how Bell approaches the courtroom.
In this week's podcast episode we discuss how to win a trial. From pre-trial prepation through jury selection, this is how Bell approaches the courtroom.
Resolving the case of Sandra Williams v. St. Francis Hospital, which pit Williams and Bell Law Firm against staggering negligence and courtroom deceit.
The case of Sandra Williams v. St. Francis Hospital pit Williams and Bell Law Firm against staggering negligence and courtroom deceit.
There are 3 components to a surgical fire: an ignition source, an oxidizer such as nitrous oxide, and fuel; all generally present in operating rooms. Such fires burn more than 500 people annually,...
Nelson v. Emory shows that the common thread in medical malpractice cases is the human story. Show it to the jury and they will see the truth.
Barbour v. Piedmont Newnan Hospital was a challenging malpractice case that underscores the importance of creativity in the courtroom and the power of human connection.
Roughly 85-90% of the cases we see are resolved through settlements. However, that wasn’t the case for Connie Lockhart. Her case went all the way through a jury trial, where...
There are 3 lessons I take away from the Stephens case: the importance of communication, how quickly a mistake can turn horrific and the need for awareness.
Ryan Stephens died from undiagnosed cancer at 25. Was there something that could've been done to save him? Bell Law Firm set forth to uncover the truth.
It’s no small thing to accuse a doctor of malpractice. But when healthcare professionals don’t follow the rules, there must be accountability.
Medical error is the third leading cause of death in the United States. How is this possible in our country? In my 25 years of service, I've come to blame one...
Maximizing the balance of visual or audio evidence and demonstratives in your presentation is a fundamental part of proficient courtroom communication.
Despite a challenging year for everyone, we persevere. To our clients, family and friends – we thank you, and look forward to all that 2021 holds.