Family Of Plane Crash Victim Sues Aircraft Maintenance Company
After a plane crash in the Florida Everglades killed four passengers, the sister of one has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the aviation company. Nanci Hirschorn claims that the company, Schmidt Aviation, failed to properly maintain the single-engine aircraft. Hirschorn’s brother, Phillip Marsh was returning from a University of Florida football game in Gainesville….
Family Sues Aluminum Bat Maker After Son Dies In Baseball Game
The family of an 18-year-old boy sued the maker of Louisville Slugger baseball bats for failing to warn consumers about the dangers the product can pose. The jury found the company, Hillerich & Bradsby, liable because of failure to place warnings on the product and awarded the family $850,000 for the death of their son…
Child Death Leads To Donated Organs
No one ever wants to imagine the tragedy of losing a loved one as the result of a tragic accident. That is especially true of a parent who loses their child. The parents of one very young victim, an 8-year-old girl who died after the car she was in collided with a logging truck in Batesburg-Leesville…
Fatal South Carolina Port Accident
A truck driver was killed in a Charleston Port accident after being struck by a crane inside State Ports Authority property. According to the public relations director for the Ports Authority, 64-year-old Calvin Jacobs, of Goose Creek, got out of his truck, walked across the storage yard and was hit by a rubber-tired gantry crane….
Child Killed After Relative Backs Over Him
Each year, thousands of children are either injured or are killed in back-over accidents. These tragedies occur when a driver is backing out of a driveway or parking space and doesn’t see the child. Approximately 50 backup injuries involving a child will happen each week across the country. Just recently, a 14-month-old boy has died…