Wrongful Death

Roosevelt Boulevard has gained a reputation for being an extremely dangerous stretch of road for pedestrians in Philadelphia. This week alone, two pedestrians have been killed in hit-and-run accidents on the busy 12-lane stretch of roadway. One of these victims, a Philadelphia father, is being rightfully hailed as a hero…

In previous wrongful death posts, we discussed the July 2010 crash involving a city-owned tugboat and a Ride the Ducks tour boat. Two people died in the fatal accident on the Delaware River, and now the wrongful death trial resulting from the collision has begun. A criminal case also resulted…

This holiday season, the family of a plastics factory worker will be mourning a tragic loss. A 57-year-old woman was killed in a truck accident while on a smoke break at her Philadelphia place of work. According to reports, the fatal crash occurred after 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday. It was…

Accidents that happen as a result of a drunk driver are not accidents at all. People who make the decision to drive after drinking knowingly endanger everyone else on the road. When innocent victims are killed due to these actions, a drunk driver must be held accountable. Holding those responsible…

Justice might not feel like we thought it would when we lose a loved one to someone’s negligence. The pain of loss doesn’t disappear just because someone is put in jail or required to pay damages. Whether a Pennsylvania family who lost their loved one in a drunk driving accident…

Having a baby is a joyous occasion, and in today’s modern times, no one expects that anything could go wrong. However, labor and delivery are complicated procedures that demand the doctors, nurses and other medical staff to stay aware of any signs of anything abnormal. In an infant’s crucial beginning…

There is one important safety rule that literally everyone knows: Always wear a seatbelt. Car manufacturers are required to install working seat belts in order to prevent serious personal injuries from occurring in the event of a car accident. If a seat belt has a malfunctioning latch, then it cannot…