Articles Posted in Wrongful Death


Were There Security Issues at the Mandalay Hotel?

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento Wrongful Death Lawyer. One week after the recent tragedy in Las Vegas, current information about what happened in the moments before the shooting began has raised questions about Mandalay Bays’ security and the possibility that the shooter’s rampage may have been curtailed if not thwarted entirely. Before we start exploring whether lax security played a part in the October tragedy, I would like to take this opportunity to offer my condolences to the families who lost someone they loved and my hope for full recovery to the injured who are fighting to get well.

What Happened


Artistic Outlets for Expressing Grief

I’m Ed Smith, an Antelope Wrongful Death Lawyer. One of the most challenging losses we face in life is the death of a loved one, especially under circumstances where the death may have been avoidable. The emotional trauma that persists after the death of a beloved person can feel overwhelming and uncontrollable. However, traumatic experiences can be used to create a positive impact on yourself and society. Our imagination can discover infinite ways to express grief creatively. Here are several suggestions of expressing grief through various arts.

Therapeutic Writing


Cameron Park Man Killed in Las Vegas Shooting

I’m Ed Smith, a Cameron Park Wrongful Death Lawyer. Monday morning, the nation awoke to the horrifying news of the country’s deadliest mass shooting in recent history. The echoes of screams amidst repeated gunfire have been haunting the speakers of our televisions, tablets, and phones for days. The casualties continued to climb as reports flooded into the news stations while they reported, with solemn faces that a man in Las Vegas opened fire from a hotel window down onto the audience of an outdoor country music festival.

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Fairfield Fatal Accidents

I’m Ed Smith, a Fairfield wrongful death lawyer. Fairfield is a bustling and growing city on the edge of the San Francisco Bay Area that offers residents a fast-paced city life without the congestion of the major metropolitan area. However, Fairfield has been the location of a number of fatal collisions in recent months.

Fairfield Fatal Crash Stats


Sacramento Bus Accident Ends in Motorist’s Death

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento wrongful death lawyer. A bus accident in Sacramento ended in death to a motorist on a main thoroughfare in the city. An investigation into the accident remains underway.

I would like to take this opportunity to extend my condolences to the family and friends of this young man.


Healing After the Death of a Friend

I’m Ed Smith, a Lincoln Wrongful Death Lawyer. Losing someone that you love is a life-shattering event that can make you question everything – your purpose, your happiness, and everything in between. It’s never easy to say good bye to a friend, especially when you never saw it coming. The process of healing after a friend passes away is not easy, but there are some choices we can make to alleviate our pain and revitalize our spirit during these dark times.

1. Go to the Memorial Service


Two Die and Others Critical in Multiple Vehicle Crash on I-80

I am Ed Smith, a Sacramento wrongful death lawyer. Interstate 80 heading westbound in North Sacramento was the site of a nightmarish multiple vehicle crash on September 22 that ended with the death of two people and left two others in critical condition. North Sacramento California Highway Patrol investigators are unsure at this point whether drugs or alcohol use was a factor in the crashes.

I want to extend my prayers and sympathy to those who lost family members and to the injured accident victims with the hope for their full recovery.

Community Remembers Lincoln High School Student

Community Remembers Lincoln High School Student

I’m Ed Smith, a Stockton personal injury lawyer. A senior student from a Lincoln high school was involved in a serious motor vehicle accident in Merced on September 15, 2017. The crash, unfortunately, claimed the life of the beloved young man. The local community has been left heartbroken with this senseless tragedy caused by an alleged impaired driver.

Our sincerest sympathies and condolences go out to the loved ones of the young man that passed away in this devastating car accident.


Update on Fatal Pedestrian Accident in Pittsburg

I’m Ed Smith, a Pittsburg CA Personal Injury Lawyer. Recently, I reported on a pedestrian accident that happened on Wednesday, September 13th, 2017, where a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Railroad Avenue near Marks Boulevard. Unfortunately, the victim was pronounced dead. Since the time of my previous report, more details regarding the driver have surfaced. Additional details regarding the pedestrian accident appears below.

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