Products liability trial in Risperdal case opens

The complainant was a 17 year old boy, represented by his legal counsel, complained that he grew breasts after taking Risperdal. He claimed that the company Johnson & Johnson has been marketing illegally this antipsychotic drug to people in their campaign to...

Electrocution leads to OSHA inspection, $189K fine

An employee of Halcon Resources Corp working to restore power to a pumping station was electrocuted. When Occupational Safety and Health Administration -(OSHA) heard about the fatality, it started an investigation. The purpose was to determine why the employee came...

3 injured in North Phila. house fire

PHILADELPHIA – In a North Philadelphia house fire Saturday night, three adults sustained injuries and three children were rescued by the emergency rescue team. A little before 8:30 in the evening, a fire broke out in the 2nd floor of an apartment located at 2548 North...

Phila jury awards $78.5M in medical malpractice case

A staggering amount of $78.5 million was awarded to a woman by the Philadelphia court of common pleas jury on Friday whose 3-year-old son suffers from cerebral palsy because of faulty diagnostic procedures by Pottstown Memorial Medical Center, where the child was...

Man killed in accident at Phila. Sam’s Club

NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA – An accident on Tuesday afternoon claimed the life of a man who was working at Sam’s Club in Northeast Philadelphia. The incident occurred around 1:30 o’clock in the afternoon at 1000 Franklin Mills Circle. According to the police, the...