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Wrongful Death FAQ
Every state has its own version of a wrongful death statute, which can be used to establish civil liability for a person's death. Here we've compiled answers to some of the most common questions about wrongful death lawsuits. ... Read more

First Swine Flu Casualty
  The first reported swine flu casualty in the US is a New York City assistant principal, Mitchell Wiener Mr. Wiener's family filed a "notice of claim" against New York seeking $40 million dollars in damages   By July 2009, more than a million Americans had already been infected with swine flu, more ... Read more

The Failure of 911
It sounds like your worst nightmare: you are in an emergency - kidnapped, carjacked, taken hostage - luckily, you manage to grab a cell phone and call 911. You have hope, you think you are on your way to safety. However, the 911 dispatcher isn't helpful, she asks you the same questions, over and over, ... Read more

Dealing With a Vermont Personal Injury
A personal injury lawsuit is a legal way of redressing a personal injury by awarding damages meant to compensate or provide relief for the negligent or intentional acts of another. Types of personal injury cases can range from auto accidents, medical malpractice, product liability, and more. Jurisdiction ... Read more

South Carolina Personal Injury Law: The Facts
Whether an incident involves an animal bite or a complication from a surgical procedure, individuals who believe they have suffered as a result of someone else's negligence might have grounds for a lawsuit. South Carolina laws governing personal injury litigation have unique requirements, although many ... Read more

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You most definitely need a private autopsy.  We just handled a case similar and it was made must easier because we had an autopsy on the deceased person.

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Pedestrian Deaths on the Rise due to Automobile Accidents

Nearly 30,000 pedestrians died through 2010 and 2015, and all as a consequence of being hit by vehicles on roadways. The Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) notes that pedestrians ma ... Read more

Rise in Car Accident Fatalities

Over 40,000 traffic deaths were reported in 2016, which is the highest number reported in the past ten years. Warmer climate, better road conditions, and cheaper fuel prices have led to an increase in ... Read more

Biloxi Train Crash Results in Fatalities and Lawsuits

Four people were killed and 35 injured when a tour bus traveling to a Mississippi casino became trapped on the train tracks in Biloxi and was hit by an oncoming train. The incident has prompted new in ... Read more

High Risk Driving Activities Poll

The National Safety Council (NSC) recently published a survey conducted by the Toluna Group. The survey was on high-risk driving activities and polled over 2,000 people on their dr ... Read more


Each state has its own laws pertaining to wrongful death claims. In New Jersey, a wrongful death lawsuit can be brought by a personal representative on behalf of surviving family members. Damages can ... Read more

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