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Tennessee Injury Lawyers
At Gilreath & Associates, we know how a serious injury or the death of a loved one through negligence or neglect can be a devastating experience with far-reaching impact on your quality of life. We've spent the past 35 years helping thousands of clients receive the just compensation they deserve for incidents of serious injury and wrongful death resulting from personal injury, products liability, and medical malpractice.
Our record of success in 12 states throughout the Southeast speaks for itself. The skilled, highly experienced attorneys at Gilreath & Associates know how to achieve the positive legal outcomes you need to move on with your life. We also know that compassion counts. We are committed to our clients, and fight for them every step of the way because we genuinely care about their welfare.
Our founding partner, Sid Gilreath, is recognized as one of The Best Lawyers In America and one of The Best Lawyers in Tennessee.
We at Gilreath & Associates are proud of our long history of success. We know how to deliver the combination of legal skill, aggressive advocacy, and concerned support that you need when seeking a fair recovery for personal injury or wrongful death.
This past July, a traffic safety activist group called Families for Safe Streets met in Manhattan’s Union Square to honor the thousands of victims killed in car collisions in New York City streets. Their goal was to draw attention to the word “accident” and how it relates to car collisions, arguing that it needs to be changed to car “crash” instead. Many of the surviving families of those killed in car crashes believe their loved one’s death was preventable and that labeling it an “accident” is wrong. Each year, over 30,000 people are killed in the United States in car... Read MoreUniversity of Minnesota Study Discovers Delay in Reports of Adverse Reactions to FDA
A new study from the University of Minnesota uncovered information showing that drug makers have been neglecting their duties when it comes to reporting about adverse reactions to their products. The numbers suggest that drug makers fail to report truthfully in around 10 percent of cases—some of which have resulted in wrongful death. Pinar Karaca-Mandic (and co-authors) compiled adverse reaction reports that were submitted to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) from 2004-2014. During this time, 1.6 million adverse reaction reports were submitted to the FDA. Of these, 160,383 missed... Read MoreTennessee Supreme Court Orders New Damages Trial in Railroad Wrongful Death Case
After five long years in the appeals process, the Tennessee Supreme Court recently ordered a new damages trial against CSX Railroad in the wrongful death of 41-year employee Winston Payne. Payne diagnosed and eventually killed by lung cancer after being exposed to toxic chemicals for his virtually entire career at one of the nation’s largest transportation suppliers. The new trial is solely on the basis of monetary damages; therefore CSX will not be able to argue any liability issues. In 2010, the original jury awarded $8.6 million dollars to Mr. Payne’s widow, Anne. However, Judge... Read More
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