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Man Killed in Trump Tower 50th Floor Fire
Mar 30, 2018

Following a fire on the 50th floor of Trump Tower in New York, one man has died, and another is critically injured. Four firefighters also suffered injuries while tackling the raging blaze, which was reported to be difficult to manage due to the logistics of accessing the apartment. According to New York Fire Commissioner Daniel

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Should or Shouldn’t Sue: When A Wrongful Death Claim Is Applicable
Mar 09, 2018

In the aftermath of your loved one’s death, it is only natural to be angry at everything and everyone, heartbroken and overwhelmed, and confused about what to do next. These uncontrollable emotions and impulses often misguide family members of those killed in wrongful death cases. Many people sue those they believe were legally liable for

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Nothing Wrongful About Death. Until It’s Wrongful Death
Mar 01, 2018

Freak accidents happen at work, while playing or when someone slips and descends 300 feet onto the pavement. These heartbreaking accidental deaths happen far too often across America, and in fact, one probably happened during your viewing of this paragraph. Call it fate, happenstance, or your deity calling you home – accidents happen. But what

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Wrongful Death Claims Are Complex. Here’s What We Know.
Feb 22, 2018

Although closely enumerated by statute, civil actions involving wrongful death aren’t as simple as television shows and media depict. Murder, for example, is civilly litigable even after the perpetrator has been imprisoned, although you’ll be hard-pressed to recover assets to pay for such wrongful homicides. Conversely, deadly accidents happening at work aren’t always the employer’s

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Prison Guard Suicide Rate Increases In California
Jan 26, 2018

Suicide has become disturbingly common among California prison guards. These employees have to face the same violence as police officers. Although the salary and benefits are pretty good, they are miserable and about 10 percent of them say they have considered attempts at suicide. The percentage is higher among retired guards. Many other correctional staff

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Some Things You Should Know About Wrongful Death Claims
Jan 12, 2018

When a loved one dies as a result of an accident at work and other related matters, most families believe these companies should be held responsible for their actions. These cases are not always about gain but rather avoiding other employees from being hurt under similar circumstances. There are some things you should keep in

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5 Most Common Causes Of Death During The Holidays That Are Wrongful Death (And How to Deal With It)
Dec 29, 2017

Although the holiday season is a joyful time of year that is functionally synonymous with happiness, exciting gift-giving and gift-receiving, and delightful family gatherings, let’s not be naive to think that tragedies don’t happen during the holidays. In fact, they do. And they happen quite a lot. Here at Mancini & Associates, we encourage all

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California Attorneys File Wrongful Death Lawsuits Against Pg&E For Causing Wildfires
Dec 07, 2017

Many attorneys throughout California have already begun investigating the causes of the historic wildfires. A suit has been filed against Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) on behalf of 50 fire victims who suffered significant damages. The suit includes wrongful death, property damages, loss of possessions, medical costs, among other things. Although no amount of

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Coping With The Wrongful Death Of A Loved One
Nov 02, 2017

It can be hard to move on after losing someone we love, especially if his or her death was caused by someone else’s negligent behavior. It is a difficult scenario to cope with, regardless of circumstance. It is natural to feel grief after losing a family member very dear and close to you. Although everybody

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How A Wrongful Death Claim Can Help Your Grieving Family
Oct 13, 2017

Wrongful death can cause much pain to the surviving family members and loved ones. Many however ignore that they can receive benefits when filing a wrongful death claim. Wrongful death law allows the deceased’s family to bring a case against the individual responsible for the death. Dependents are often unable to pay the costs associated

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