Tag Archives: wrongful death

What Is Wrongful Death?

A wrongful death lawsuit is filed when someone else causes a death, usually as a result of negligence. The plaintiff in such a case – the person who files the lawsuit – is generally a family member of the deceased. Wrongful death is a kind of personal injury case that often results from one of […]

Have You Been Injured by an Accident Involving Electricity?

Electric shock causes injuries, but electrocutions are fatal. An electric shock injury might lead to a personal injury lawsuit, while an electrocution may lead to a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of the deceased. According to the Electrical Safety Foundation International, 30,000 people in the U.S. experience electric shock every year. About 60 […]