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Family Members Succeed in Maryland Medical Malpractice Action After Fatal Medication Dosage

A successful Maryland medical malpractice lawsuit can help families recover compensation for the loss of a loved one.  In one such recent case, a Maryland jury awarded a total of ten millions dollars to the family members of a patient … Continue reading

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Cal/OSHA Cites Over $46,000 to Waste Collection Company for Fatal Truck Accident

Employers should always inspect their equipment to prevent serious or fatal accidents from happening in the workplace. A waste collection company was issued several citations, totaling in $46,270 in penalties by Cal/OSHA after the death of a worker who was … Continue reading

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Yacht Attessa IV Involved in Fatal Collision with Fishing Vessel

A yacht and a sport-fishing vessel collided on Friday night about nine miles off the coast of Imperial Beach, California near the U.S. and Mexico border. Several people were injured, and one man has died from injuries sustained in the … Continue reading

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Jury Finds Smoker Completely Responsible for Fatal Cancer, Clears RJR in Engle Tobacco Trial

Stock image.  Orlando, FL— R.J. Reynolds prevailed Thursday at trial over the lung cancer death of a 49-year-old smoker, when a Florida state court jury found the smoker completely responsible for the disease. Hochreiter v. R.J. Reynolds, 2015CA003926. Read more … Continue reading

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Fatal Tender Mishap on Holland America Line’s Maasdam in Rarotonga

A cruise passenger on board Holland America Line’s Maasdam was killed on November 7th when she slipped and fell between a tender and the HAL cruise ship. At the time of the incident, the ship was in Rarotonga in the Cook … Continue reading

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