Articles Posted in Wrongful Death

Oroville Wrongful Death Lawyer

Fatal Oroville DUI Crash

I’m Ed Smith, an Oroville wrongful death lawyer. Officials from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that one individual lost their life in an alleged DUI collision on Sunday, January 21, 2018, in Butte County. We would like to express our condolences to the loved ones of the individual who passed away in this tragic DUI collision.

Collision Details

South Lake Tahoe Area Fatal Auto Accident

South Lake Tahoe Area Fatal Auto Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a South Lake Tahoe car accident lawyer. According to officials from California Highway Patrol (CHP), a head-on accident that occurred on State Route 267 left a man from Kings Beach with fatal injuries on Saturday, January 13, 2018. All of us at would like to express our condolences to the affected individuals.

Collision Details

Vallejo Man Dies in Fatal Auto Accident

Vallejo Man Dies in Auto Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Vallejo wrongful death lawyer. On Thursday, January 4, 2017, a Vallejo auto accident left a local man with fatal injuries. The deceased was identified by officials as Mario Soto-Landa, a 23-year old resident of Vallejo.

We would like to extend our condolences to the friends and family of Mr. Landa.


Tips on How to Avoid Vehicle Fires

I’m Ed Smith, an wrongful death attorney in Elk Grove. Vehicle fires cause a surprising number of fatalities and burn injuries each year. Some but not all of them are preventable. Explore the most common reasons for vehicle fires to discover how to stay safer when on the road.

Classification of Burn Injuries

Fatal Crashes in El Dorado
Fatal Crashes in El Dorado County

I’m Ed Smith, a Cameron Park wrongful death lawyer. According to the Association for Safe International Road Travel, more than 1.3 million individuals die from auto accident injuries every year and over 37,000 of those deaths occur in the United States.

While vehicles and roadways are consistently undergoing safety improvements, the risk of being involved in a fatal collision is always present when using the road. However, understanding this risk and the different factors that contribute to fatal accidents can be helpful in avoiding them. Those who frequently drive in Cameron Park and other areas of El Dorado County may be interested in these statistics regarding fatal crashes in your region.


Nursing Home Negligence in a Wrongful Death

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento wrongful death attorney. When nursing home abuse causes a wrongful death, the staff and the nursing home can be held accountable. Let’s look at what is needed to file a wrongful death lawsuit against those who were charged with caring for a loved one.

Determining Neglect or Abuse in a Wrongful Death


Defective Products Cause Tip Over Deaths

I’m Ed Smith, a Lodi wrongful death lawyer. When consumer products pose a risk to the public, recalls are initiated. However, unreasonable risks of fatal injuries can take the life of a loved one unnecessarily. Besides the sorrow this causes, a family can be faced with financial dilemmas that are devastating.

Fatal Accidents


Family Mourns Teen Killed in Rollover Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a wrongful death lawyer in Sacramento. A New Year’s Eve tragedy took the life of a Sacramento resident who was on his way to a quinceanera celebration. I want to offer my sympathy to the grieving friends and family of the young man who lost his life.

What Happened

Six Dead After Woodland Collision

Six Dead After Woodland Collision

I’m Ed Smith, a Woodland wrongful death lawyer. On Saturday, January 7, 2018, 6 individuals received fatal injuries as the result of a two-vehicle collision.

I would like to sincerely express my sympathies to the friends and family of the fatally injured individuals.


California Wrongful Death Overview

I’m Ed Smith, a Woodland wrongful death lawyer. When a loved one dies, the family faces the grief associated with the person’s loss. If wrongful death is involved, the loss is often compounded by feelings of anger and confusion. In many cases, the family faces financial harm due to end-of-life expenses, medical bills and loss of the decedent’s support.

What Is a Wrongful Death?

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