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Criminal Negligence in the Workplace: Marine Employment Lessons


For the first time in B.C. history, the government has charged an employer with criminal negligence causing the death of an employee. Although the facts of the case do not involve the death of a mariner, this article should be of interest to marine employers and the families of deceased mariners because the same legal principles apply across all industries. 95 more words

Business

Liability for motor vehicle accident – NSW ambulance on urgent duty.

A correspondent has brought to my attention the decision of the NSW Supreme Court in Health Administration Corporation v CJL Haulage Pty Limited NSWSC 858 (1 July 2015).  1,986 more words

Ambulance

Rock Collector Believed to be Responsible for Fatal Car Accident in Hope, Maine.

Source: Bangor Daily News Article: “Rock that killed motorist may have come off collector’s car.”

The Bangor Daily News reported yesterday that the police believe they know who caused the accident that claimed the life of a 73 year old Camden man last month.  1,269 more words

Criminal Matters

Kansas Gun Dealer to Pay Woman for Selling to Felon

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Owners of a southeast Kansas gun shop sued for selling a weapon that a man used to kill himself and his 8-year-old son have reached a $132,000 settlement with the child’s mother, according to lawyers in the case. 473 more words

News

Accidental Handling of an Accident Case

Accidents happen.  In the legal world we refer to accidents as acts of negligence.  In essence, when an accident occurs and we can identify the party(ies) responsible for the accident and resulting injuries and damages it is important that a claim be  … 307 more words

Personal Injury

Medical Malpractice Attorneys and Medical Negligence

10 Things you should know about Medical Malpractice Attorneys and Medical Negligence
There is endless information out there about what to do when you have been the victim of medical negligence, but not everyone tells you about the all the legal aspe…
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Malpractice