5 Common Causes of Wrongful Death Cases

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At K & W Legal we know the phrase ” wrongful death ” can be difficult to understand. These cases can be defined, however, when a fatality results from someone who is “acting carelessly, recklessly, or negligently and/or with a total disregard for an individual’s safety.” Although wrongful death cases are typically accidental, they can…

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4 Categories of Wrongful Death Cases Filed in the U.S.

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In many wrongful death lawsuit cases filed in the U.S., there are four categories which claims typically fall into: 1) negligence 2) carelessness 3) lack of appropriate safety procedures in place 4) insufficient regard for human life/lives Wrongful death cases we’ve commonly dealt with in the past have been a result of: . birth injuries…

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Elements of a Wrongful Death Lawsuit

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Wrongful death lawsuits are sometimes the most difficult for people to pursue, mainly because family members are morally concerned about the idea of “profiting” from a loved one’s death. What many don’t realize, however, is that wrongful death can actually be legally determined when a person is indirectly responsible for the death of another individual….

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Wrongful Death Cases in the News

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Paris Jackson’s apparent suicide attempt this past week comes as her family and AEG are locked in a legal battle over the death of her father, Michael Jackson (which is considered a wrongful death trial). As a matter of fact, Paris Jackson is now a possible witness in the civil trial. The suit filed by…

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Wrongful Death Cases Based Upon Suicide: K & W Legal Explains

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Suicide is ranked as high as the 6th leading cause of death in the United States by the National Safety Council (13th worldwide), with more than one million people committing suicide each year worldwide. Because suicide is far-reaching, complex, and sometimes perplexing for those left behind, our wrongful death attorneys at K & W Legal want to…

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K & W Legal : 7 Reasons to Hire a Wrongful Death Attorney TODAY

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If you are struggling to cope with the death of a family member, the added weight you feel from knowing the death was caused by someone else’s negligence can be overwhelming. The thought of hiring a lawyer to help you with a wrongful death claim may seem unimportant right now, but a wrongful death attorney…

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K & W Legal : 3 Misconceptions About Wrongful Death Cases

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Our experienced attorneys at Krause and Witcher based in Atlanta , Georgia represent clients in cases involving wrongful death all over Georgia, especially in the Alpharetta area. Our Atlanta Wrongful Death Attorneys want to expose the common misconceptions about wrongful death litigation, including the following: — There cannot be a wrongful death lawsuit if the negligent party is brought up…

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