Honda Motor Co. stated that a Takata airbag inflator ruptured in a recent Florida car crash, resulting in what could be the 19th death linked to faulty airbags.
When a family member is killed as the result of another person's negligence, it may be appropriate to consider hiring an attorney to investigate and pursue the case.
Cleveland will pay $6 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the relatives of Tamir Rice, a 12 year old shot and killed by a police officer. The settlement has to be approved by a probate court.
General Motors, the country's largest automaker, settled a wrongful death case that was scheduled for trial next month in the U.S. District Court in New York, as part of ongoing litigation involving its defective ignition switches.
Under A.R.S. §12-612 when a person dies as a result of the negligence of another person or entity, for example in a car, truck or motorcycle crash, then a claim for wrongful death damages may be pursued.
Recent traffic crash data reveals disturbing trends in roadway fatalities, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Fata Analysis Reporting System (FARS) and the National Safety Council (NSC).
Pop Warner is the country's largest youth football league. It recently settled a lawsuit with a family whose son played in the league and who later committed suicide. There were findings of degenerative brain disease, chronic traumatic encephalopathy, (CTE) which is linked to repetitive head trauma.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) stated that in 2013 over 2000 teens in the U.S. ages 16 to 19 were killed and over 243,000 were treated in emergency departments, as a result of injuries suffered in motor vehicle crashes.
Work related fatalities declined in Arizona in 2014, however the number rose nationally, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Two people were killed on January 10, 2015, after a head on collision on Loop 303, caused by a wrong-way driver.