Wrongful Death Lawsuits

A wrongful death settlement is an American tort law action that claims damages from any person who, through negligence or direct act or omission, caused the wrongful death of certain relatives. Because, under the common law, there is no right of action for survivors for their own loss as a result of wrongful death, such…

The National Fight Against Distracted Driving Car Accidents

Continuing to show the growing importance of preventing car accidents that result in personal injury and wrongful death, US Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood held the second annual Distracted Driving Summit in Washington D.C. on September 20th – and had some potentially good news. The Secretary reported that wrongful deaths resulting from distracted driving car accidents…