Apr 10, 2019

Fatal Bus Crash with Tractor-Trailer in Clinton

By |April 10th, 2019|Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death|Comments Off on Fatal Bus Crash with Tractor-Trailer in Clinton

A fatal bus crash occurred this morning on southbound Branch Avenue at Surratts Road in Clinton, Maryland. According to Price George’s County police, there were multiple vehicles involved in the collision, including a tractor-trailer. At this time, it is reported that one woman has died, and eight people have sustained injuries. The bus was on its way to Charles H. Flowers High School when it collided with the commercial truck. A car was trapped between [...]

Mar 16, 2018

Understanding the Basics of a Wrongful Death Claim in Maryland

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We have worked with a lot of people and families who have lost loved ones, and all of them have one thing in common: they want the person or corporation who is responsible for the death of their loved one to be held accountable. A wrongful death claim is often the only way to force the negligent party to admit wrongdoing, and to be held accountable for their actions. A wrongful death claim is not [...]

Apr 24, 2017

A Young Girl is Killed Because of a Defective Guardrail, and the State Sent Her a Bill for Repairs

By |April 24th, 2017|Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

In November of 2016, a 17-year-old girl named Hannah Eimers hit a guardrail on a Tennessee highway. The police aren’t quite sure what happened – they think she drove off of the road and overcorrected, trying to get back – but she ended up hitting the guardrail’s end terminal. She died instantly in the crash. In March of 2017, Hannah Eimers received a bill for the damage: “$2,600 to install a new guardrail end terminal [...]

Oct 31, 2016

Takata Airbags Linked to 11th Death in the U.S.

By |October 31st, 2016|Brain Injuries, Liability, Products Liability, Safety, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

It has been two years, and Takata airbags are still making headlines. According to the Huffington Post, “U.S. safety regulators confirmed late Thursday [October 20, 2016] an 11th death in the United States caused by a ruptured Takata Corp air bag inflator, the latest fatality tied to the largest ever auto safety recall.” Nine of the 11 fatal injuries occurred in a Honda or an Acura (which is owned by Honda). This brings the total [...]

Jul 20, 2016

IKEA Finally Recalls Dangerous Dressers Implicated in the Deaths of Three Children

By |July 20th, 2016|News, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Safety, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

Furniture giant IKEA has recalled almost 36 million dressers and chests which have been implicated in the deaths of three children and the injuries of 19 more since 2014. The pieces are known to tip over, and lawsuits are alleging that the weight of the furniture is crushing toddlers. The recall was announced in cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), which reports “The recalled chests and dressers are unstable if they are not [...]

Feb 28, 2015

Tracy Morgan Still on Path to Recovery

By |February 28th, 2015|Auto Accidents, Brain Injuries, News, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

Back in November, we ran a piece about Tracy Morgan and how Walmart was blaming the actor for his own injuries. There was some talk at the time that Mr. Morgan might never walk again, and that he was struggling through his recovery. That’s why it made us happy – and made it a bit easier to stand on line at the grocery store – to see Mr. Morgan on the cover of US Weekly, [...]

Nov 6, 2014

Walmart Blames the Victim: the Tracy Morgan Story

By |November 6th, 2014|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

Actor/comedian Tracy Morgan was involved in a six-car pile-up a few months ago, when his limousine bus was hit by a Walmart truck. Morgan has been undergoing therapy since the accident, and there is concern as to whether or not he will make a full recovery. Morgan and the other people involved in the crash have initiated a lawsuit against the driver for vehicular homicide and assault by auto, and against Walmart for corporate negligence. [...]

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