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Jason Reese Receives U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Lawyer” Award

Our team is thrilled to announce Jason Reese as a first time recipient of the U.S. News and World Report’s "Best Lawyer" award. The award is reserved for only the very best legal talent based on peer nominations and reviews. Jason is named among the top-rated attorneys in the 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, announced today. For over [...]

By | 2018-08-15T16:33:55+00:00 August 15th, 2018|Firm News, Wagner Reese|0 Comments

What are the Factors that Lead to Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy

Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE) is a condition in which restricted blood flow leads to a deficient supply of cerebral oxygen; thus causing damaged brain and neural cells. This condition is a form of birth asphyxia, prevalent among intrauterine children and infants. Research by the Florida Neonatal Neurologic Network suggests that HIE affects about 2% [...]

Essure Birth Control Implant Discontinued Due to Health and Injury Concerns

Synopsis As US women continue to file injury claims, advocacy groups along with public outrage have put enough pressure on Bayer to discontinue sales of its Essure birth control by the end of 2018. So far, more than 16,000 lawsuits are in action and as many as 30,000 women have reported health issues related to [...]

By | 2018-08-08T10:07:55+00:00 August 8th, 2018|Legal News, Medical Issues, Product Liability|0 Comments

Not All Car Accident Injuries Reveal Themselves Immediately

Synopsis After any accident, no matter big or small, it’s important for those involved to receive a medical evaluation by a professional. This care will reduce the chance of future complications and provide the proper documentation needed to make a case for the incident with an official medical diagnosis of any injury. Some injuries may not present [...]

By | 2018-08-08T10:07:45+00:00 August 6th, 2018|Auto Accidents, Medical Issues|0 Comments

Report Says U.S. Now Most Dangerous Place to Give Birth

Synopsis A USA Today investigation recently found that the U.S. is now the most dangerous place to give birth in the developed world and hospitals are doing little to change that. Germany, France, Japan, Canada and the U.K. saw between 5 and 10 maternal deaths per 100,000 births between 1990 and 2015, the U.S. rate rose [...]

Marion VA Facility Receives Lowest Nursing Home Quality Score

Synopsis In 2017, the VA Northern Indiana Healthcare System facility in Marion was one of 60 veterans’ nursing homes across the country to receive the lowest ranking of one out of five stars. The Indiana facility rated worse on more than half of 11 key quality of care and staffing indicators ranked by the Department [...]

How Some Shoulder and Chest Car Accident Injuries Can Be Fatal

Synopsis In some motor vehicle accidents, a victim’s body will feel a forceful blow, sometimes to the shoulders and chest. A sternoclavicular (SC) joint sprain can quickly become a serious injury if symptoms are failed to be recognized or diagnosed. Although collarbone and breastbone injuries may differ in severity depending on the speed, size and [...]

Is Your In-Vehicle Technology Putting You in More Danger?

Synopsis According to AAA, distracted driving claims more than 3,500 lives each year because motor vehicle operators who take their eyes off the road for more than two seconds double their risk of a crash and killing themselves or others. As major carmakers attempt to add safe technologies to new vehicles aimed to create less [...]

By | 2018-07-31T09:40:33+00:00 July 24th, 2018|Auto Accidents, Distracted Driving|0 Comments

Wagner Reese: Your Foodborne Illness Attorneys

Hi friends. I’m Jason Reese with Wagner Reese Law Firm. For the past 20+ years, our firm has been handling personal injury and wrongful death cases throughout the country, one of which is food-borne illness cases. We go shopping at the grocery store. We walk in, we pick out a fruit or vegetable or a [...]

By | 2018-07-20T12:32:22+00:00 July 20th, 2018|Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

What Are The Signs to Identify Sports-Related Head Injuries?

Synopsis Parents can help their children stay safe during sports practices and athletic events by identifying the sports which are the most dangerous and require extra prevention measures against accident injuries to the head. High impact sports performed without adequate safety equipment or injury prevention and treatment guidelines leaves student athletes at risk to sustain [...]