Injury News of the Week- November 25
This is a question we often get from curious callers to our office and we want to clear up some confusion. First, know that you’re the boss. If at any time you’re not happy with your current lawyer, you have the right to fire your lawyer – even if a lawsuit has been filed and your case is pending in court. We frequently get calls from people who want to change lawyers for any number of reasons, such as the lawyer does not call them back, they never speak with their lawyer – only secretaries or paralegals, or the lawyer does not appear to be aggressively moving their case forward at all. Read more here.
On Monday, a school bus carrying elementary school children slammed into a tree splitting the bus in half, and killing 5 children. Johnthony Walker, 24, the driver, is has charges of five counts of vehicular homicide, reckless endangerment and reckless driving. He could face more charges pending the investigation. This crash has caused a huge discussion on whether seat belts should be mandatory on school buses, as they might have prevented these deaths.