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Reasons Why You Should Hire a Wrongful Death Lawyer

January 27th, 2022|0 Comments

Losing a loved one is extremely painful. It not only affects you emotionally but also financially. Consequently, you need to hire a wrongful death lawyer in Boston to help you get the deserved compensation to take care of your finances. Wrongful death is an incident that occurs when a person dies due to someone else’s negligence. Even if the tragic accident happens unintentionally, the individual

Who Receives the Settlement in a Wrongful Death Lawsuit, If the Decedent Dies?

December 1st, 2021|0 Comments

One of the most common questions that we receive at Swartz Law is, what if a person who files a personal injury lawsuit dies? What happens to the case? More importantly, who receives the settlement if the court awards it? What happens if the accused in the lawsuit succumbs to their harm and dies before they can pay a settlement? First of all, the whole

Suspicious Death? How a Wrongful Death Attorney Can Help You Get Justice

November 12th, 2021|0 Comments

If you have suffered the loss of your loved one due to the negligence of a third party, then you are entitled to file for a wrongful death case. But, the law can get complicated in Massachusetts. You need a Boston wrongful death attorney to represent and help you during the case. They can handle the insurance claims and advocate for your rights throughout the

The Rise of Massachusetts Drowning Incidents in 2021

November 2nd, 2021|0 Comments

As we see the restrictions easing down, the residents of Massachusetts are diving back into water sports like swimming, boating, and fishing. But, studies show that there are an estimated 3,960 fatal unintentional drownings every year in the United States, including boating-related drownings. Massachusetts itself has seen 18 reported drowning cases in May 2021 alone.  While drowning accidents with infants and toddlers usually occur in

Can You Hold a Hospital Liable for Medical Malpractice in Wrongful Death Cases?

October 8th, 2021|0 Comments

When we face major health issues, we turn towards doctors and hospitals to take care of our health and safe recovery. We blindly trust and rely on hospitals and doctors for treatment, whether from new drugs, efficient treatment plans, important medical information, or specific preventative measures.  But what if this faith backfires? In fact, recent studies have shown that medical errors may have accounted for

10 Industries with the Most Fatal Injuries Per Year in the US

September 29th, 2021|0 Comments

At Swartz & Swartz P.C., we know that workplace accidents and fatalities happen and that some industries are more dangerous than others. By: James Swartz Managing & Principal Attorney - Car Accidents, Catastrophic Injuries, Contract and Business Litigation, Inadequate Security & Premises Liability Litigation, Medical Malpractice, Product Liability & Wrongful Death At Swartz & Swartz P.C.,

6-year-old girl dies on Colorado amusement park ride

September 9th, 2021|0 Comments

A 6-year-old girl died Sunday on a ride at the Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, CBS Denver reports. The incident occurred on the Haunted Mine Drop attraction, according to the park. The victim was visiting the park with her family, who are from Colorado Springs, according to the Garfield County Sheriff's Office. Walt Stowe, a spokesman for the

Another child dies in home elevator accident, days after regulators pushed for recall

July 19th, 2021|0 Comments

A 7-year-old boy was killed in a home elevator accident at a beach rental home in North Carolina’s Outer Banks, three days after federal regulators pushed another major elevator manufacturer to fix a similar problem The boy was discovered Saturday night trapped between the bottom of the elevator car and the home’s upper door frame, according to Rich Shortway, fire chief

PREMISES LIABILITY: Importance of proper design, maintenance regarding structured to ensure safety

July 15th, 2021|0 Comments

Did you know that during the month of May, Boston participated in Building Safety Month By: Joseph Swartz Senior Trial Lawyer - Contract and Business Litigation, Employment Litigation, Inadequate Security & Premises Liability Litigation, Medical Malpractice, Product Liability, Wrongful Death In fact, Building Safety Month is an annual international campaign that reinforces the need for the adoption of modern, safe

PERSONAL INJURY: Attorney James Swartz talks about Miami Building Collapse & what you can do to protect yourself

July 1st, 2021|0 Comments

  Every year, 1000s of people are injured due the negligence of parties that don't take the proper steps to keep people safe and unfortunately it has even lead to wrongful death. As we hope and pray daily that more persons are found through  the search and rescue efforts at the Champlain Towers in Florida an active investigation is



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