From car accidents to workplace mishaps that never should have occurred, wrongful death cases take many forms. When it comes to these types of cases, there are many things for families to consider. For example, if you lost a loved one in Los Angeles because of someone else's negligent behavior, you should familiarize yourself with the statute of limitations for wrongful death in California.
To believe certain politicians, one would think medical schools were shutting down and doctors were abandoning the profession to become Wal-Mart greeters. Some want to push for "tort reform" due to the looming "crisis." This is remarkable in view of the facts. In 2016, according to one survey of doctor salaries, the lowest average compensation went to pediatricians, at $204,000 per year while those in orthopedics averaged $443,000.