Tag: wrongful death

Neptune's Fix Lawsuit

1st Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against Neptune’s Fix

A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed against the manufacturers of Neptune's Fix, also known as "gas station heroin" or tianeptine.

/ June 13, 2024
Walmart Pays Settlement in Dust-Off Car Accident Lawsuit

Walmart Pays Settlement in Dust-Off Car Accident Lawsuit

Walmart has paid a settlement to the family of a woman who died in a car accident that was caused by a man who huffed a can of Dust-Off.

/ October 19, 2023
Big Olaf Ice Cream Linked to Deadly Listeria Outbreak

$4 Million Awarded to Family After Deadly Ice Cream Outbreak

The family of a woman who died within weeks of eating a cup of Listeria-tainted ice cream in Florida has been awarded $4 million.

/ February 3, 2023
Snapchat Must Face Lawsuit After Deadly "Speed Filter" Car Accident

Snapchat Must Face Lawsuit After Deadly “Speed Filter” Car Accident

A federal judge has ruled that Snap Inc. must face a lawsuit that blames the Snapchat "Speed Filter" for a high-speed car accident that killed three teenage boys in Wisconsin.

/ April 6, 2022
Onewheel Electric Skateboard Linked to 4 Deaths

Onewheel Lawsuits Pile Up After Deadly Nosedive Accidents

At least 3 wrongful death lawsuits have been filed after people died riding Onewheel, a self-balancing one-wheeled electric skateboard.

/ August 27, 2021
Lawsuits Filed After Deadly Acid Leak at LyondellBasell Chemical Plant

Lawsuits Filed After Deadly Acid Leak at LyondellBasell Chemical Plant

Lawsuits have been filed after 2 men died and 30 were hospitalized in an acid leak at the LyondellBasell chemical plant in La Porte, Texas.

/ August 13, 2021
City Pays $28 Million After 'Widow Maker' Tree Kills Grandmother At Wedding

City Pays $28 Million After ‘Widow Maker’ Tree Kills Grandmother At Wedding

The city of Whittier, California will pay $28 million to the family of a 61-year-old grandmother who died when an 80-foot tree fell during her daughter's wedding party in Penn Park in 2016.

/ October 28, 2020
Lawsuits Filed After Deadly Marathon Oil Building Collapse

Lawsuits Filed After Deadly Marathon Oil Building Collapse

Lawsuits have been filed after a deadly construction accident inside the future headquarters of Marathon Oil in Houston, Texas.

/ October 27, 2020
$360 Million in Lawsuits Filed After Deadly Texas Pipeline Explosion

$360 Million in Lawsuits Filed After Deadly Texas Pipeline Explosion

Over $360 million in lawsuits were filed after a deadly explosion occurred when a dredging ship hit an underwater gas pipeline in Corpus Christi, Texas.

/ September 4, 2020
JBS Hit With COVID-19 Lawsuit for Meat Worker's Death

JBS Hit With COVID-19 Lawsuit for Meat Worker’s Death

The family of a Philadelphia meat processing worker who died of COVID-19 has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against JBS.

/ June 4, 2020