Posted on: January 21, 2015
Ohio negligence law: How does it work?
Most civil lawsuits, including personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits, are based on negligence laws, and those laws are left up to states to decide. In general, to hold a person responsible for negligence that caused injury or death, a number of things have to be proven. First, you have to prove that the person…
Posted on: December 23, 2014
Police: Reckless driving led to bus-truck crash that took student’s life
When a loved one dies because of another party’s negligent or reckless actions, the family of the deceased has the right to hold the responsible party accountable through a wrongful death lawsuit, regardless of the outcome of any criminal trial that follows the death. Wrongful death claims are civil actions that allow grieving families to…