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March 2016 Archives

Car accident in Alaska re cars stopped for caribou

Accidents often occur because of drunk drivers or other negligence behind the wheel. In Alaska, other unique factors may pose obstacles to motorists on the highway. A recent car accident involved two vehicles and, apparently, a herd of caribou on the road.

Acting on behalf of a minor child after an Alaska car accident

No parent wants to face a situation where his or her child becomes seriously injured. Sadly, this is often the case when a car accident occurs. When parents learn that their child's injuries were caused by poorly designed car equipment, it is understandable that they would want to seek justice.  In Alaska and all other states, this can be done by filing a personal injury claim in a civil court.

Nursing negligence suspected in wrongful death situation

It is obvious that not all deaths occur naturally. Every day, in Alaska and elsewhere, many people suffer untimely deaths due some sort of negligence on the part of another person. A wrongful death may be connected to a car accident, a violent crime or, as alleged in a recent case, medical negligence in a nursing home.

Potential legal challenges re aftermath of an aviation accident

Venturing into the "wide blue yonder" is part of the job description of many in Alaska, as well as a favorite pasttime or means of travel for others. There is a certain amount of risk and danger inherent in every flight. Still, anyone who has suffered injury in an aviation accident may face challenging legal issues in the aftermath of a plane crash.

Alaskan Girl Scouts want to prevent another pedestrian accident

Girls Scouts in Alaska have recently acted, along with their leader, to raise awareness in their city regarding what they claim is a very hazardous crosswalk in the area. They are hoping the city will respond to help protect the safety of pedestrians at a section of road that seems to pose serious risk to all travelers. One of the girls described a near pedestrian accident when she and her fellow troop members were crossing the road.

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