Labor Day is the perfect time to enjoy some late-season summer fun with friends and family. Unfortunately, drunk driving rates spike over the long weekend.
August 2016 Archives
Everybody dies, but the tragedy of that fact is never more apparent than when a person dies before he or she has lived a full life. If your family member died due to the negligence, recklessness or criminal act of another person or organization, then no amount of compensation can undo your grief. However, filing a wrongful death lawsuit could lead to positive changes that save other people from the same fate.
Two lawsuits this year are threatening to cost Johnson & Johnson a total of $127 million. The 130-year-old healthcare consumer products company looks set to appeal both verdicts - but even as it prepares to do so, more plaintiffs are coming forward with lawsuits of their own.
Fatal car accidents happen more often than many people realize - and Georgia is no exception. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety estimates that here were 29,989 fatal motor vehicle crashes in the United States in 2014 - and 1,080 of them happened in Georgia. That puts the state above the national average at 11.5 deaths per 100,000 people.