"Wrongful Death" Posts

  A wrongful death claim is a unique type of personal injury lawsuit, wherein someone passed away due to another’s negligence or intentional actions. These claims are typically brought against a defendant who has caused the death. The whole point of the claim is to seek justice on behalf of the surviving family members. In […] Read More

Generally speaking, a wrongful death occurs due to someone’s negligence, such as someone killed by an intoxicated driver, or due to unsafe work conditions at a job site. Whatever the reason, someone from your life is gone too soon. In these examples, a loved one of the departed may file a wrongful death lawsuit on […] Read More

Railroad work is satisfying and meaningful. Unfortunately, it’s also dangerous. Last month, a Union Pacific railroad worker was fatally struck by an oncoming train near Arlington, according to police. Officers were called to the scene near the 800 Block of Stadium Drive, at Globe Life Park. An employee reported another railroad employee was hit by […] Read More

The process of understanding and enduring a wrongful death asks more of anyone than any other situation in life. We might try to prepare for death, but nothing can get us ready for when it hits unexpectedly. We can’t control the situation, and usually cannot control our emotions, either. One thing you can count on […] Read More

Having to file a wrongful death claim is obviously very stressful, considering the trauma that the claimant has experienced. While nothing will make up for the loss of a loved one, of course, filing a lawsuit can help not only ensure you obtain compensation for expenses such as funeral costs, lost wages, medical bills and many […] Read More

Dallas motorcycle accident statistics paint an extremely discouraging picture, but they encompass just a small portion of how prevalent these kinds of accidents are throughout the state. Motorcyclists – even ones who take the proper precautions when it comes to using and wearing safety gear – have very little protection when an accident occurs. Often […] Read More

A Mesquite man died after a drunk driver crashed into his home on June 2, 2017. An 18-year-old man was behind the wheel when his SUV veered off of the road and hit the house. Two other people in the home were injured. Another Tragic Example of a Drunk Driver Accident This is a particularly […] Read More

There are different categories of wrongful death damages or compensation that may be available to the family members of the person who was killed due to either the intentional or negligent actions of another party. Here is some information on the types of compensation you may be able to pursue through legal action. Wrongful Death […] Read More

Motorcycle accident statistics show that thousands of people are killed or injured every year, not only in Texas but all across the United States as well. But dive deeper into these stats and you’ll see many troubling trends. Here are just a few of them. Motorcycle Accident Statistics Paint a Disturbing Picture Here are some of […] Read More

Whenever someone dies due to the negligence of another party, that person’s spouse, children or parents may be able to file a wrongful death lawsuit against those who were responsible for the tragedy. If you have lost a loved one, it’s very important that you know your rights and make sure those who caused your […] Read More