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State outside Alaska awards largest court in wrongful death case

Many parents in Alaska are among others throughout the nation that entrust the care of their children to professionals in day care facilities. State laws governing such issues vary. A recent tragedy occurred in one state that led to parents filing a wrongful death claim after the tragic loss of their 7-month-old son.

Wrongful death claim possible after tragic fatal accident

Alaska readers may be aware of the tragic accident that recently claimed the life of actor Anton Yelchin, known for his role in the Star Trek movies. The actor was found dead at his home after his vehicle, a Jeep Grand Cherokee, pinned him against his fence. That particular model vehicle is currently under recall, and the circumstances of the fatal incident could be grounds for a wrongful death claim.

Questions remain after aviation accident in Alaska

One can only imagine the frustration a family feels when hearing that there are no answers to their questions as to how their loved one died in a plane crash. An aviation accident often results in multiple deaths or catastrophic injuries. Investigators often work for months, or even years, in order to determine the cause of a fatal plane accident. After one such accident in Alaska, it seems that many questions remain.

Tractor-trailer sails through median in Alaska car accident

Alaska roadways are often cluttered with traffic. In a perfect world, every driver would act with caution behind the wheel and adhere to all traffic regulations meant to keep themselves and others safe while sharing the road. Obviously, this is not the case, and often, a car accident occurs because of negligent driving. Such an accident may result in serious injuries, leaving a recovering victim to face tremendous financial debt.

Seeking justice after loss of a loved one in Alaska

It is difficult to fathom the shock and horror associated with learning that a family member has suffered an unexpected death. Those who have suffered the loss of a loved one in Alaska may relate to the grief endured by families in similar circumstances. When a death was caused by an act of violent crime,  sorrow may be accompanied by anger and a strong desire for justice.

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