Close Menu

Category Archives: wrongful death

DUI5

Wrongful Death Charges related to DUI

By Stephen M. Barbas |

Driving fatalities occur all too often in this country, with 40,000 deaths predicted for this year alone. The harrowing statistics in Florida are the third worst in the nation, topping 1,500 traffic deaths between the months of January and June of 2016. No collision fatality is easy to accept. But when drugs or alcohol… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus
Legal1

Workplace Fatalities

By Stephen M. Barbas |

You kiss your spouse good-bye as they head out the door to work, never in a million years anticipating that the day will end with a chilling visit from someone in a dark suit telling you that a tragic accident occurred, and your loved one is dead. Fatal Occupational Injuries  Studies indicate that roughly… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus
WrongfulDeath3

Florida’s Wrongful Death Act

By Stephen M. Barbas |

If you have lost a loved one to a sudden and unexpected event, you are no doubt dealing with an abyss of emotions. In addition to the cruel absence of that person in your daily life, you may also have to face a dramatic loss of income to support your family. No one likes… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus
MedRec

Access to Medical Records in Florida: Can You get Documents You Need in a Wrongful Death Suit?

By Stephen M. Barbas |

The Florida Supreme Court recently listened to arguments targeted at expanding access to medical records in medical malpractice suits. The case involved the family of Marie Charles, who allegedly received negligent care from a local health care system. Arguments were partially founded on a constitutional amendment designed to expand records access. Questions swirled, dealing… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Wrongful Death Claims

By Stephen M. Barbas |

Wrongful death occurs when a person dies as a result of someone else’s behavior.  When this occurs, the victim’s surviving family and maybe others can bring claims for wrongful death.  This provision is intended to hold individuals financially responsible for the harmful effects of their tortious behavior, and also to provide financial compensation for… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

© 2018 - 2019 Barbas, Nuñez, Sanders, Butler & Hovsepian, Attorneys and Counselors at Law. All rights reserved.
This law firm website is managed by MileMark Media.