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July 2018 Archives

Duck Boat Investigators Focus on Weather-Related Decision and Apparent Lack of Life Jacket Use in Tragic Incident on Lake Waters in Missouri

Investigators updated the public and the media on its ongoing investigation into Thursday's July 19, 2018) tragic duck boat trip on Table Rock Lake that left 17 people dead and 14 more injured.

Duck Boat Captains Should Be Required to Perform Careful Weather Checks Before Leaving Dock; Duck Boat Manufacturers Should Establish Wind and Wave Height Limits

As more details emerge from the investigation into the duck boat that sank near Branson, Missouri, Thursday (July 19, 2018), experts are more carefully examining the weather conditions that day and any safety procedures that might have been followed on the amphibious vessel before leaving on its tourist run.

Amusement Park Liability - What You Need to Know

With summer upon us, that means that amusement park rides are in full swing. But with that sometimes comes word of horrible incidents that injure or even kill unsuspecting ride goers who went to the park for some fun. That just occurred in mid-June when a roller coaster derailed in Daytona Beach, Florida, leaving six people injured. Two riders reportedly fell about 34 feet and four more who were dangling following the malfunction were sent to area hospitals. The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services conducted an investigation into the matter at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk.  

Clifford Law Offices - Sponsor of the CBA/CBF 20th Annual Pro Bono and Public Service Awards Luncheon

The Chicago Bar Foundation (CBF) has been dedicated for the last 70 years to bringing Chicago's legal community together to improve access to justice for people in need and to make the legal system more fair for everyone. The CBF is the charitable arm of the Chicago Bar Association (CBA).