Wrongful Death

August 22, 2011

Man Dies In Garden Grove Workplace Accident

When you say goodbye to your loved one in the morning, you expect to see them after work. This week a Garden Grove knitting machine worker didn't make it home. 

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July 11, 2011

Swim Safe: Seven Tips To Prevent Drowning Deaths in Orange County

Most drowning deaths are preventable. The OCFA and the wrongful death attorneys at Allen, Flatt, Ballidis and Leslie offer these drowning prevention tips.

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October 26, 2010

Professional Athlete Dies in Overheated Pool

U.S. professional swimmer Fran Crippen died during a 10-kilometer marathon on Saturday, October 23 in the United Arab Emirates. During the event, several of the athletes complained about the water temperature which was in the 80’s. Although the cause of Crippen's death is still under investigation, several sporting organizations have suggested severe fatigue and heart attack caused by the overheated water. Organizers of athletic events have the responsibility to ensure that the facilities are safe for athletes. Athletes who are injured because of negligence, broken equipment or poor planning may be able to sue for compensation for their medical costs and related losses. To learn more, contact the Orange county personal injury attorneys at Allen, Flatt, Ballidis and Leslie. Injured athletes, download our free guide, “Athletes and Accidents. 9 Pitfalls That Can Delay Your Recovery.” 

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September 16, 2010

Riding With Drunk Friends? Families of DUI Crash Victims Still Have Rights

Was your loved one killed while riding with a drunk driver? The families of victims of fatal DUI crashes have the right to sue the drunk driver for wrongful death. A wrongful death lawsuit accuses the responsible driver of behaving negligently and allows the family to seek financial restitution. More importantly, it can help a family get some sense resolution for their loss. To learn more about wrongful death claims in California, contact the Orange County personal injury attorneys at Allen, Flatt, Ballidis and Leslie at 1-866-981-5596.

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August 19, 2010

Families sues Anaheim Hills doctor after anesthesia death is ruled homicide

The family of an abortion patient whose death was recently reclassified as a homicide has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Anaheim Hills doctor who performed the procedure. When a medical professional deviates from the accepted standard of care and causes harm, he is guilty of medical malpractice. To learn more about the rights of medical malpractice victims, call the Orange County wrongful death attorneys at Allen, Flatt, Ballidis and Leslie. 1-866-981-5596.

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