Types of Compensation Awarded In Wrongful Death Case

If a lawyer takes on a client that intends to pursue a wrongful death case, that same attorney will not talk about the client’s expected compensation. Lawyers refer to such money as damages, because it is supposed to cover the damages that resulted from the tragic departure of a loved one. Regardless of how it gets named (compensation or damages), the awarded money can come in at least 2 different forms. (more…)

Why Police Reports Are So Valuable

As the police deal with the injuries and traffic congestion caused by an accident, those same officers try to determine what driver was at fault. The officers collect information at the scene of the accident and then write a report. Consequently, the information in that report serves as a guide, when the police investigate, and seek to determine who should be named at fault for a given collision. (more…)