Wrongful Death

When a person dies due to the negligence or intentional wrongdoing of another person or entity (like a company), surviving family members may be able to bring forth a wrongful death lawsuit. The purpose of this type of suit is to compensate the survivors for financial, emotional, and intangible losses that stem from the death.

Kelley | Uustal Attorneys Secure $1 Million for Family of Man Fatally Shot on Father’s Day 2019

Kelley | Uustal attorneys Todd Falzone and Josiah Graham have obtained a $1 million settlement against Circle One Condominium, Inc. and Benchmark Property Management, Inc. in the shooting death of …

Accountability a Must to Lower Astounding Number of Construction Site Injuries, Deaths

By Michael Hersh, K|U Managing Partner Original Article featured in Daily Business Review: https://www.law.com/dailybusinessreview/2020/03/20/accountability-a-must-to-lower-astounding-number-of-construction-site-injuries-deaths/ In January, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited Florida Roofing Experts Inc., a Jacksonville roofing …

Lawsuits Filed Against FBI Over Parkland Shooting

Bob Kelley and our client, Lori Alhadeff (mother of Alyssa Alhadeff) sat down with CBS 4 to discuss the lawsuits filed against the FBI over Parkland shooting. “For the past year, …

Pursuing a Florida Medical Malpractice Case Against a Cardiologist

According to a recent study by Johns Hopkins, medical errors are the third-leading cause of death in the United States, resulting in anywhere between 250,000 and 440,000 deaths annually. Unfortunately, many …

What is CO, and Why is it so Dangerous?

Known as the “silent killer,” carbon monoxide is a deadly gas that you cannot see, smell or taste.  It’s also non-irritating, so even at low levels you generally don’t know it’s …

Parents Lose Son in Post-Collision Car Fire

A jury found General Motors (GM) guilty of negligently designing the fuel tank in a family station wagon that exploded after a low-speed crash. Six people burned, and two died, including a young …

Keyless Cars and Carbon Monoxide Deaths: Who Is Liable?

Pushing a button rather than turning a key to start a car has become the new norm in the auto industry. While starting the engine with just the push of a button can seem …

Fatal accident

Wrongful death is often the result of a catastrophic injury from a car crash. You may be entitled to a wrongful death settlement if a negligent driver is found at fault.

Jury Awards $2.85M in Medical Malpractice Case That Lead To Preventable Death

A Broward County jury in a medical malpractice case last week awarded $2.85 million to the family of a former Margate police officer who died in the hospital of a treatable illness physicians failed to fully diagnose and later treat properly.

Palm Beach County Leads Nation in Deaths Linked to Keyless Cars

Since 2009, there have been 21 deaths involving cars with keyless ignitions in the United States. Seven of them have occurred in Palm Beach County. Check out this local news …