For some people in California, there is nothing more exciting than a road trip with friends. Unfortunately, the excitement of the moment could result in risky actions that could have life-threatening consequences. For example, police say that speed may have been a factor in a recent crash that could ultimately result in a wrongful death lawsuit.
A fatal car accident is always a tragedy, but one that involves the death of an infant is often even more traumatic. This is especially true when the accident likely could have been easily prevented. The parents of a deceased infant in California may be considering a wrongful death lawsuit after their 6-month-old daughter died in a crash.
There are many times when a driver and his or her passengers might feel at risk of being involved in a car crash, such as when weather conditions are bad. However, most motorists likely feel relatively safe while stopped, waiting on a traffic light to change. Unfortunately, three people were recently killed in a California crash that could ultimately lead to a wrongful death lawsuit.
A car accident can happen at any time of day for a variety of different reasons. A slight miscalculation while navigating a turn or looking down long enough to change the radio station can quickly lead to devastation. For these and other reasons, it is necessary for all drivers to remain vigilant at all times. Unfortunately, a family in California may be considering a wrongful death lawsuit after a woman was killed in a recent crash.
The unexpected death of a family member is never an easy event. Unfortunately, two families in California are now left coping with the news that their loved ones died in an accident that may have been preventable. To help manage the financial consequences of their loss, the families of the two deceased men may opt to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the man believed to have been driving the vehicle that crashed.
Tractor-trailers perform a necessary function in the economy of the United States, including transporting goods from place to place in a relatively efficient manner. While many would argue that they are essential, an unsafe driver could cause an accident with severe consequences. Unfortunately, a wrongful death allegation could follow a recent accident involving a tractor-trailer in California that resulted in five fatalities.
Most people are aware that a car accident can happen at any moment for a variety of reasons. However, even accidents that are the result of another's negligence and poor decisions are typically not intentional. Unfortunately, police in California believe that a woman -- who could potentially face a wrongful death lawsuit -- purposefully caused an accident that left a father dead.
Most parents in California often go to great lengths to protect their children. They ensure that they purchase all the safest equipment and that younger children are properly secured in their car seat while driving. Unfortunately, even these measures can not totally negate the negligent actions of others. A family may now be wondering about their options -- potentially including filing a wrongful death lawsuit -- after a fatal accident.
Teenagers often have great plans for their future. They likely expect that in the coming years they will work toward their family and career goals. Unfortunately, the plans of a California teen were cut short after she was involved in a fatal car accident. Her surviving family members may be considering filing a wrongful death lawsuit as a result of their loss.
Most pedestrians in California take measures to ensure their personal safety. Unfortunately, their lives could still be endangered due to the actions of others. In fact, the California Highway Patrol is investigating an accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian that resulted in the loss of life. The victim's surviving family members could potentially decide to file a wrongful death lawsuit as a result of the incident.