In Part 1 of this article, we looked at the basis of wrongful death lawsuits under Alberta's personal injury laws.
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As reported in the Calgary Sun, a gas station attendant who attempted to prevent a customer from driving off without paying for their fuel has succumbed to her injuries and died after she was run over and dragged beneath the drive-off's truck.
Few things, if any, are more tragic or taken more seriously by the law than the unnecessary and premature ending of a life.
Unfortunately, our office deals with a number of claims that have arisen out of the death of an individual, resulting from another person’s negligence.