HBO’s Real Sports Features the Real Danger of Heatstroke in High School Football
Posted on September 10, 2019 in Firm News, In the News, Michael A. Hersh, Wrongful Death
On a recent episode of the HBO TV show Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, correspondent Soledad O’Brien explored the dangers that heat stroke poses for high school football players. Several young players have died due to negligence and improper procedure regarding the medical treatment of heat-related illnesses. We represented the parents of one of the… read more
How to Keep Your Children Safe from Heatstroke
Posted on August 2, 2019 in In the News, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death
This week, a 2-year-old child died after being left in a locked van outside his daycare in Oakland Park, FL. He wasn’t discovered until 2 p.m., after apparently being picked up from home earlier that morning. This heartbreaking tragedy could, and should, have been avoided. Unfortunately, this is not an isolated incident. According to Kids… read more
John Uustal on Daycare Negligence and Child’s Death
Posted on July 30, 2019 in Firm News, General, In the News, John J. Uustal, Wrongful Death
John Uustal commented on a developing story regarding a 2-year-old child who died after being left inside a hot van in the parking lot of an Oakland Park daycare. Regarding the possibility of a wrongful death suit, Uustal explained that this case meets the requirements for “foreseeable negligence, since it’s clear that leaving a child… read more
GM Recalls 4.28 Million Cars Due to Airbag Software Defect
Posted on September 12, 2016 in Product Liability, Wrongful Death
GM is recalling millions of vehicles after it discovered an airbag defect that has been linked to one death. Hurt in an auto accident? Call Kelley | Uustal for a free consultation.
Father Sues School District after Son’s Heatstroke Death
Posted on July 12, 2016 in Firm News, Michael A. Hersh, Wrongful Death
The father of a high school football player who died of heatstroke is suing the Indian River County School District.
Kelley | Uustal Wins Case Against Singer Island Treatment Center
Posted on June 22, 2015 in Firm News, Wrongful Death
Kelley | Uustal Attorney Peter Spillis has recently helped secure a $1 million wrongful death settlement for the family of a man who passed away while at a Florida addiction center.
Kelley | Uustal Secures $13 Million Verdict in Tobacco Case
Posted on April 3, 2015 in Firm News, Product Liability, Tobacco, Wrongful Death
Kelley | Uustal has helped secure a $13 million jury award on behalf of an Overland Park widow whose husband died from lung cancer. Read more about the case on our blog.
How Trucking Companies Escape Liability When They Kill People
Posted on March 23, 2015 in Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Learn about truck accidents and wrongful death liability on our blog. For information about making a claim, contact Kelley | Uustal today.