A sudden accident that takes the life of someone who is deeply loved can leave family members with deep grief and a desire for closure. The surviving family may seek legal action to hold certain people or entities responsible for negligently contributing to the wrongful death of their loved one. A recent wrongful death lawsuit against the Department of Transportation in Montana seeks to hold it responsible for the loss of a young man's life.
Every year, many people tragically lose their life while driving from poor decisions made by others. When an unexpected car crash takes the life of a loved one a person can feel grief peppered with anger and a desire for justice. The recently published fatal accident statistics revealed in a Montana report show the staggering number of those killed from vehicle crashes as well as those injured.
Driving under the influence of alcohol can have lasting consequences that can destroy the lives of those involved and their loved ones. A fatal accident can be the end result for those who choose to get behind the wheel after drinking, leaving them with unavoidable responsibility. A Montana man who was recently charged for a fatal accident that killed two could possibly face legal action from both the state and the loved ones of the victims.
In the event of a fatal accident on a Montana highway, first responders begin to assist the victims and help remove them from the wreckage. When the crash involves a group of people who have suffered due to the potentially poor choices of a friend, it can be confusing to know what a person's rights are and where to begin. When a fatal accident took the life of a passenger and injures others in the same vehicle, a great deal of uncertainty may accompany the grief and loss felt by loved ones.
Students attend colleges and universities to further their educations and gain real-world experience to begin or advance their careers. Often, stringent guidelines and safety precautions are maintained in trade programs to protect both the student and the college. When these measures fail and a student is injured or killed the family of the victim may feel anger at the situation and anxiety for mounting medical costs. Recently, a tragic fatal accident involving a Montana college student occurred leaving many people with many questions.
Montana requires an extensive program for all persons who attempt to acquire a motorcycle license. The stipulations that are attached to the course are meant to provide the motorcyclists with the best possible chance of being a safe motorist on the road. When a tragic collision occurs potentially at the fault of another driver, the motorcyclist involved may suffer severe consequences. When a Montana motorcyclist loses his life in fatal accident there may be many questions regarding how it may have happened.
Driving while drunk is not only dangerous, but illegal in Montana. When a fatal accident involves a driver who has been drinking, the family of the victim may have a strong desire to seek justice and yearn for closure in the loss of their loved one. Recently, an allegedly intoxicated Montana man has been charged for involvement in a fatal accident.
The aftermath of injury and death that results from Montana traffic accidents can be extremely difficult for victims to navigate. From a financial, physical and emotional perspective, Montana residents can be crippled and paralyzed after being involved in an accident. Even more difficult is what family members must face after losing a loved one to a fatal accident.
When someone is killed in a car accident due to another driver's negligence, the grieving family isn't just facing the legal issues surrounding a wrongful death claim. They're also facing the tremendous emotional issues that surround losing someone they love.
The loss of a loved one is never easy for Montana residents. However, when a death could have been prevented, coping is even more difficult. While financial compensation will never erase the pain, many families have been able to find closure by holding the responsible parties accountable. One such family is filing suit on behalf of their daughter who was killed during a restaurant explosion earlier this year. The family of a restaurant worker has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against five organizations and one individual.