lawsuit settlement funding | Law Firm Newswire - Part 2

Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) July 20, 2012 – No one knows how this accident happened. An accident investigation will tell the story. “This was one of those accidents that mirror your worst nightmares; falling into a vat of acid. It happened to a New Jersey man while he was at work during what was a relatively normal day, until he fell through the roof, directly into a vat of nitric acid, also called aqua fortis. This is a highly corrosive agent and used in rocket fuel. Not something you would ever want to happen to you,” outlined Darren Monroe […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) July 9, 2012 – This nasty hit and run left one teen in serious condition after being flung into the air by a speeding car. “This accident happened as three teens were walking along the street on their way home. The video footage of the event was particularly chilling, as it showed two of the young men frantically back peddling to get out of the way of the car, as the third teen was hit and tossed into the air. The graphic images galvanized the man’s family to seek legal counsel for their son and […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) May 28, 2012 – There is no delicate way to report this horrific case. A woman was crushed by an elevator. “This accident was one of the most ghastly and sickening events first responders had even seen. A 41-year-old advertising executive met her death while getting on to an elevator in her building. As she was about halfway in, the car abruptly shot up about 20 feet, with its doors wide open. The woman was crushed between the elevator and the shaft wall,” said Darren Monroe of Litigation Funding Corporation, Michigan. The woman was pronounced […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) May 8, 2012 – A restaurant’s assistant manager left his workplace drunk. He rear-ended another vehicle, causing it to go up in flames. “The victim in this case, 32-year-old Quentin Miller, was badly burned, and did not survive. His family chose to file a wrongful death lawsuit, and also named the restaurant where the drunk driver worked as a defendant. The suit states that the assistant manager, Adam Burnell, was permitted to drink as much as he liked while he was at work. When he left the restaurant, he was completely inebriated,” explained Darren Monroe […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) April 26, 2012 – Once again, a wrong-way crash kills five and injures two. This wreck was catastrophic. “Five dead and two seriously injured in a wrong way crash. It’s shocking to think that so many innocent people could lose their lives because someone was driving like a maniac on the wrong side of the road,” said Darren Monroe of Litigation Funding Corporation, Michigan. The Louisiana State Police had their hands full at this devastating accident scene; police reports indicated a vehicle was heading east in the westbound lane when it rammed into another car […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) April 6, 2012 – When the weather is bad, often the roads are as well. It appears too many drivers do not adjust for road conditions. “Driving more cautiously on slippery roads would seem to be a no-brainer; unfortunately, there are too many drivers who figure they have no need to drive carefully because nothing will happen to them. Those are often the ones who end up dead. Consider this senseless accident that killed a 30-year-old man,” reports Darren Monroe of Litigation Funding Corporation, Michigan. This crash happened between a Chicago Transit Authority bus and […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) March 23, 2012 – The highway was icy. The bus driver needed to adjust the vehicle’s speed to go with the prevailing road conditions. “When the weather is dismal, the snow flying and the roads icy, it only makes good common sense to slow down. The bus driver in this accident did not. Two were killed and eight seriously or critically injured,” said Darren Monroe of Litigation Funding Corporation of Michigan. The crash was the result of the bus hitting a patch of ice and spinning out of control. And spin it did about 150 […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) March 12, 2012 – Going to a university and surviving is becoming a major issue. There is something dreadfully wrong with hazing rituals. “You send your kids to a university, hoping they get a good education to go out and face the world. You don’t expect them to die in a hazing ritual. That is what happened in this case, and the sad thing is, it did not need to happen. Ultimately, the owner of the bus in which the young man died will also be sued for wrongful death. Others involved in the suit […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) February 28, 2012 – The driver in this case ran a red light and hit a woman sitting at a bus stop, killing her. He was not paying attention to what he was doing. “Some people don’t seem to understand that a red light means you stop or prepare to stop in enough time to actually obey the light. The defendant in this instance was not only speeding, but missed stopping for a red light because of his rate of speed, rammed into another car and slammed into a concrete bus bench where a woman […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) February 7, 2012 – When logging equipment falls off a truck while crossing a bridge, the results are deadly. “There was no way to avoid the inevitable in this accident,” said Darren Monroe of Litigation Funding Corporation, Michigan. “Particularly since the logging equipment that fell off the back of a truck landed right in front of a another driver, this became a horrendous scene. Forty-year-old Kyle Brown of Lake Saint Louis slammed into the metal and died.” Evidently, a tire on the truck carrying the equipment hit the bridge guardrail, and caused the logging gear […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) January 30, 2012 – A construction worker was killed thanks to an inattentive trucker. Hiring a competent lawyer is necessary in cases like this to protect a worker’s rights. “In this reported case an 18-wheeler struck and killed a construction worker who was installing signs on the side of I-77 in Ohio. The semi, for whatever reason, went off the road and slammed into the man as he was doing his job. The force of the impact threw him into his truck, and then a further 40 feet before he landed,” outlined Darren Monroe of […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) January 23, 2012 – Thanks to a series of egregious mistakes, this bus crash hurt 20 innocent people. “There is no way this three vehicle accident should have happened,” stated Darren Monroe of Litigation Funding Corporation, Michigan. “But thanks to a drunk driver, it did, and as a net result there are a large number of people who may well want to speak to their lawyers about their injuries.” Here is what happened in this reported case. A school bus was heading home from a basketball game and was full of tired players just waiting […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) January 4, 2012 – Taking pictures is usually a safe activity. In this case, it got two teens killed and left one in critical condition. “This is a really disturbing story of three Utah teenage girls who decided one fall day to go take pictures of the leaves in the area in all their colorful glory. They headed up the canyon from where they lived to get the best pictures. To do that, they stood between two train tracks. As a train came around the bend from one direction, another appeared from the other direction. […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) December 20, 2011 – This is a disturbing accident case involving a teen on a bike with no brakes and a fire truck. The fire truck ran over the teen. “We’ve seen a lot of cases over the years of providing litigation funding to various plaintiffs,” remarked Darren Monroe of Litigation Funding Corporation, Michigan. “But we’ve not often seen speculation that the biker may have caused his own death. We feel that may well be open for speculation and that his family may elect to file a wrongful death lawsuit.” This accident happened in Winter […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) December 1, 2011 – Construction worksites are usually considered to be accidents looking for a place to happen. This case was no exception to that rule. “Anthony Marbach got up and went to work like usual the day of the accident. He figured it would be a day like any others; work hard, go home and crash and maybe spend some time online with friends. The 23-year-old construction worker was not expecting to be partially buried on the job,” outlined Daren Monroe, who writes for Litigation Funding Corporation in Southfield, Michigan. Marbach worked for a […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) November 15, 2011 – The 2011 Reno air show will live on as a horrific memory. Crash witnesses will live with the site of debris and dead bodies for the rest of their lives. “The death toll for the Reno National Championship Air Races hit 11 and the country held its breath, hoping it would stay there, but mourning the ones lost in the crash,” said Daren Monroe, who writes for Litigation Funding Corporation in Southfield, Michigan. “It was a day that would forever stay emblazoned in everyone’s mind who saw the plane hit the […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) October 26, 2011 – Food and food products travel the nation at lightning speed. Is the emphasis on speedy delivery affecting food quality and safety? Trade-offs to get food quickly can have a great affect on people’s lives. “It is scary how often food products are recalled, these days,” said Daren Monroe, who writes for Litigation Funding Corporation, Southfield, Michigan. “It makes you question what you’re eating, doesn’t it? And that’s the million dollar question, is our food safe? For the most part, yes, it is. However, as this case demonstrates, it may look safe, […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) October 12, 2011 – When kids play around vehicles, often the unthinkable can happen. It did in this case. “Cases that involve the death of little ones are the worst,” said Daren Monroe, who writes for Litigation Funding Corporation, Southfield, Michigan. “This one was a heartbreaker for the families involved. A 10-year-old boy is dead and a very lucky seven-year-old is in the hospital with a broken leg.” This tragedy occurred on a hot day in Atlanta, Georgia. It was the kind of day where kids love to play in the water and get ice […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) September 28, 2011 – Accidents can and do happen in the blink of an eye. This was a particularly heartbreaking case. “This story started out as a routine visit to the chiropractor for Amy Newton,” reported Daren Monroe, who writes for Litigation Funding Corporation of Southfield, Michigan. “She took her three kids with her, including 18-month-old Benjamin. During the mother’s treatment, the baby crawled under the mechanized table and pushed the button that operated it. The table lowered and crushed the child to death.” At the time of the accident, there were no staff members […]


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Southfield, MI (Law Firm Newswire) September 26, 2011 – The road is less safe thanks to mobile phones and people’s insistence to use them in an inappropriate manner. “Incidents like this are becoming commonplace,” reported Daren Monroe, who writes for Litigation Funding Corporation, Southfield, Michigan. “If you recall that woman who fell into a fountain because she was texting and not paying attention to where she was walking, you will understand what happened in this case. A woman was talking on her cell phone while crossing a street and was killed by a vehicle.” According to police reports, the 39-year-old […]


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