New Legislation Looks to Ban Asbestos Use Nationwide

Asbestos is a mixture of minerals often used in electrical and building insulation that has been known to cause Mesothelioma, asbestosis, pleural effusion, pleu...

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Covil Corp Found Responsible for Wrongful Death of Firestone Employee

A North Carolina jury has awarded Franklin Finch’s estate $32.7 million. Finch was a Firestone employee for 20 years, where he spent some of his time in the c...

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Durham Gas Explosion Leads to Death and Multiple Injuries

On April 10, a 61-year old man—and owner of Kaffeinate Coffee Shop—was killed after a contractor, hired by Crown Castle, struck a gas line in downtown Durha...

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Talcum Powder Causes Wrongful Death, Johnson & Johnson to Pay $72M

A St. Louis jury has determined that pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson (J&J) should pay a total of $72 million in compensatory and punitive damages...

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Family Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit With Hospital

Monday, May 12, 2014, a family reached a settlement in their claim against a hospital, the hospital they blame for a 13-year-old boy’s death. The teen had...

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Whitley Law Firm Settles Wrongful Death Case for $1.4 Million

Whitley Law Firm is proud to announce that attorneys Robert E. Whitley and Ann Ochsner were recently successful in securing a pre-suit settlement of $1.4 millio...

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Choking Deaths Rise in U.S. Nursing Homes

After an extensive investigation into the care being provided to nursing home residents in Hartford, Connecticut it has been decided that further training will ...

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What Types of Damages are Compensable in a Wrongful Death Claim?

After losing a loved one in a car accident, motorcycle accident, truck accident, or any other type of accident, hiring an attorney to seek compensable damages m...

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Wrongful Death: Common Questions

Below, we provide answers to commonly asked questions about wrongful death. For more, visit our wrongful death FAQs page. What is a Wrongful Death? Basically, a...

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