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BOYK BRIEF PODCAST FEATURES: Nurse Paralegal Emma Sullivan

Not every personal injury lawyer employs a Registered Nurse/ Paralegal. At Charles Boyk Law, Emma Sullivan is a valuable resource to our team and clients.…

Motorcycle Crash Kills Rider in Crawford County

TOLEDO, Ohio; A 38-year-old was killed in a motorcycle crash Friday night in Crawford County, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol. Alex Lawrence, 38,…

Toledo Man Sentenced to One Year Behind Bars for Fatally Hitting a Man on a Bicycle Last October

A Toledo man was sentenced to a year behind bars after he struck and killed a bicyclist with his car in October of last year. …

Fulton County Crash Kills Whole Family

WAUSEON, Ohio — According to Ohio State Highway Patrol, three children and two adults are dead after a crash late Saturday night on County Road…

CCNO Medical Negligence Scandal Grows As More Claims Come Forward

  Our firm recently filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio (CCNO) and its medical staff after an investigation revealed that…

Boy Dies After Falling From Drop Tower Ride at Amusement Park

Orlando, Florida: On March 24, 2022, a 14-year-old boy died at ICON theme park. The boy was on ICON’s Free Fall ride, which it bills…

Baby Formula Recall Expanded After Second Infant Dies

On February 17, 2022, Abbott Nutrition, recalled multiple powered baby formulas, including Similac, Alimentum, and EleCare, after multiple complaints of infant illnesses related to Cronobacter…

Michigan Pedestrian Struck While Jogging Dies from Injuries

Adrian, Michigan – On the morning of February 7, 2022, Gregory Adams, 48, went out for a morning run. While jogging along the Howell highway…

Auto Accidents Involving Pregnant Drivers

An auto accident is always a scary and disruptive event. Even more so if you are in an auto accident and you or your loved…

Neglect From Medical Staff at CCNO Results in Death

According to the Eighth Amendment to the U.S Constitution, incarcerated individuals have a right to receive health care and treatment. They are required to take…

Charles Boyk Law Offices Fights On – Appeals to the Supreme Court

The legal battle involving the traumatic death of Lorri Riehm, caused at the hands of a private volunteer firefighter continues on. On December 21, 2018,…

Family Sues Napoleon Junkyard After Fatal Explosion

In November of 2017, an unspeakable tragedy struck a contractor who was servicing a vehicle at Hogrefe Auto Parts in Henry County. Following the incident,…

More Details On Death Of Ahjzanae Triplett

                  More details are emerging about the tragic accident that claimed the life of 11-year-old Ahjzanae Triplett,…

Monster Energy Drinks Have Been Linked To 5 Deaths

A recent autopsy on a 14-year-old girl has confirmed that there have been 5 deaths related to the energy drink Monster. The FDA is currently…

Losing A Loved One To Tragic Circumstances

Our attorneys see cases on a regular basis where families have lost loved ones to tragic circumstances. Recently the family of Arizona resident Patrick Graham…

Hospital Named In Wrongful Death For Fatal Drug Error

The wrongful death lawsuit names Massachusetts General Hospital and its staff as the defendant in the case filed by the family of Geraldine Oswald. The…

Fatal Ohio Car Accidents Require An Accident Reconstruction

An accident reconstruction is something that can be very useful in an Ohio wrongful death case. In most wrongful death cases involving an Ohio fatal…

Fatal Marion Crash: 3 Killed, 7 Injured

A Marion crash that occurred on Monday resulted in the death of three people. The crash happened on Delaware Avenue at 3:25 p.m. and is…

Don’t Be The Cause Of A Preventable Death

Distracted driving is a serious issue on today’s roadways. The simple act of not waiting to check your phone or attempting to complete another task…

Fatal Car Accident Takes Life Of Sylvania Northview Girl

Who: Morgan Duris, Sylvania Northview student What: Fatal Ohio car accident When: 7:00am, January 21, 2010 Where: Erie St. and Apple Meadow Dr., Sylvania, Ohio…

Fatal Amish Buggy Crash Kills 2

A mother and her daughter were killed in a fatal Amish buggy crash with a truck on Saturday. The accident happened in northwestern Pennsylvania and…

Fatal Accident On Ohio Turnpike Kills At Least 1

A crash on the Ohio Turnpike on Tuesday afternoon led to the death of at least one person. The crash happened in the eastbound lanes…

Fatal Accident In Clay Township On Route 51

A fatal accident happened on Friday in Genoa. The accident resulted in a shut-down of Route 51. The accident occurred when a driver of a…

Daughter Suing Nursing Home For Father’s Wrongful Death

A woman has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against a nursing home that her father had just moved. According the lawsuit, 80-year-old Michael Joseph had…

Family Of Cyclist Killed By Truck Files Wrongful Death

A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed in Columbus, Ohio for the death of 57 year-old Michelle Kazlausky. Michelle was killed last summer while participating…

Family Of Compost Worker Files Wrongful Death Suit

                  The wrongful death lawsuit that was recently filed alleges that the Lamont composting facility in which…

Family Of Car Crash Victim Files Wrongful Death

The sons of Virginia Spalinger have filed a wrongful death suit for their mother. Virginia was 91 when she was killed in a car accident…

Doctor Named In Heart Surgery Wrongful Death

The family of a man who died last June has filed a wrongful death claim against an Ohio doctor. Stanley Zirkle Sr. died at Winchester…

Driver Of A Pickup Truck Killed On Interstate

The Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC sends their condolences to the family of, 55-year-old Philip Rizzuto who sadly lost his life from injuries sustained…

Driver And Bar Named In Wrongful Death Lawsuit

                  The mother of a man killed in a drunk driving accident has filed a wrongful death…

Catheter Causes Trouble: Recall Of Lumen Catheters

In May 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration classified the Vascular Solutions, Inc. Langston dual lumen catheter Model Numbers 5540 and 5550 as a…

Relatives Are Beneficiaries For Ohio Wrongful Death Accidents

Under state law, wrongful Ohio death suits are brought in the name of the executor of the decedent’s estate in the name of various beneficiaries.…

Crash On Ohio Turnpike Kills 3

The Ohio State Highway Patrol has released the names of the victims of the head on crash on Ohio’s Turnpike, which claimed the lives of…

Crash On I-75 Injures 2

Late Thursday night there was a crash on I-75 southbound in Rossford that injured two people and caused traffic to be at a standstill. Isaiah…

Crash In Wood County Kills One And Injures Another

An early morning crash in Wood County killed one and injured another person. The accident happened Sunday in the early hours, but was not discovered…

Children’s Water Bottles Pose Severe Choking Hazard

The Charles E. Boyk Law Offices would like to keep you informed about the recall of children’s water bottles. Consumers should stop using recalled products…

Children Injured After Tree Falls On Bus

Not far from Toledo, a bus accident left 5 children with minor injuries. The incident happened Thursday morning as the bus was traveling East on…

Child Suffers Wrongful Death After Construction Accident

Our Toledo, Ohio child accident lawyers were sad to read about the death of a 12-year-old girl after a piece of equipment fell on her…

Child Killed In Go-Kart Accident

The first day of the new year turned into a tragic day for the family of a 10-year-old girl. Laura Carson was at a relative’s…

Child Injured In Findlay Car Accident

Last Thursday afternoon a 6-year-old boy was injured in a car accident in Findlay. The police department has reported that the accident happened when 33-year-old…

Child Injured In An Ohio Accident?

The most difficult cases our Toledo, Ohio child accident lawyers handle in our office involves the death or serious injury of a child. It’s heartbreaking…

Ohio Wrongful Death Lawsuit Underway For Child Fatal Drowning

Of all the many types of accidents that the Toledo injury attorneys at the Charles Boyk Law Offices handle, amongst the most devastating are those…

Child Car Seats Have Expiration Date

You may have heard that car seats have expiration dates. It’s true, they do. There are concrete and important reasons why we must retire our…

Erie Swimming Pool Accident Case Settled

One doesn’t need to be an experienced Ohio accident attorney to know that any type instance causing personal injury or death is a tragic, regardless…

Car Turns In Front Of Motorcycle And Kills Driver

Frederick Love was killed last Sunday night in a tragic motorcycle accident. Our thoughts go out to his family and friends during this difficult time.…

Soccer Player Collapses, Doctor Sued In Wrongful Death

A doctor and his practice in Louisville, Kentucky are being sued in connection with the death of a nineteen-year-old. The lawsuit states that Bryce Turner…

Concorde Crash Verdict Reached

The crash of a supersonic Concorde airplane that happened back in 2000 has reached a verdict. The crash killed 113 people in total. The French…

The Truth About Kidney Dialysis And Cardiac Arrest

Many patients awaiting a kidney transplant turned to kidney dialysis to help with their condition, specifically GranuFlo and NaturaLyte products. These two dialysis products were…

Boyk Bulletin Features Child Accident Book

Check out our September 2011 Boyk Bulletin for information about our Child Accident Book! This book provides parents and guardians on what to do and…

Boy Drowns In Country Club Pool, Family Awarded $3.75 Million

A Colorado jury has awarded the parents of a 12-year-old boy who drowned in a country club pool $3.75 million. The boy drowned in the…

Bowling Green State University Student Killed In Accident

The Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC is saddened to report that a Bowling Green State University student has passed away after a car accident…

Court Reversed Wrongful Death Suit Against The State

The original case in trial court ruled that the state was not liable for the death of William Gardner that occurred on Interstate 81 in…

Beware! Child Birthing Center Negligence

Sara Snyder and her husband Jarad had to go through one of the most difficult things imaginable: losing their child. After a 12-hour labor delivering…

Area Bars Sued Over DUI Deaths

A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed against several bars that served alcohol to a drunken man before a fatal car accident. Anthony Bruno, 27,…

Bar Named In Drunk Driving Wrongful Death Case

In January of 2010 Matthew Webster went out drinking at Ten-Pin Lounge and The Woodstock Lounge. After consuming a significant amount of alcohol both companies…

Bald Tires To Blame In Wrongful Death Suit

A wrongful death suit has been filed against Tyler Motor Co. for the death of one of their temporary employees on February 9, 2009. The…

Assisted Living Wrongful Death Case Filed

On April 9th Erik Kuentzel brought his mother to the Sunshine Villa Assisted Living facility. Among some of the fees that he paid, one of…

Ash Borer To Blame For Fallen Tree On Bus

Thursday morning around 7 a.m. in Palmyra Township, 29 students were from Blissfield were on their way to school when they were surprised by a…

Apartment Complex Drowning Lawsuit Settled

Last month, a settlement was reached in a pool drowning case that involved two children. On April 23, 2012 two children ages 5 and 7…

Amusement Park Ride Case; Settlement Finally Reached

Some amusement park rides are safe but others can be “dangerous”. There is a recent case where a 13-year-old Florida girl who was seriously injured…

5 Year-Old Disabled Daughter Drowns At A Children’s Center

Anyah Raven Glossinger was found in a mineral pool, where she was attending hydrotherapy, at the Angel View Crippled Children’s Center in Desert Hot Spring…

4-Year-Old Girl Died On A Plane After Pilot Advised By Eye Doctor Not To Drive

A fatal Ohio plane crash took the life of a 4-year-old girl last summer, as well as the lives of five others. The five passengers…

A Patient At Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center Fell Out Of A Window On Sunday.

Sharon Beebe, a 66-year-old patient at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, lost her life Sunday after falling through a fourth-floor window at the hospital. Her…

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against The Texas Department Of Transportation

A wrongful death lawsuit is underway against the Texas Department of Transportation involving an auto accident on December 17, 2008. The lawsuit was filed by…

Wrongful Death Claims: Private Investigators

Losing a loved one is difficult. When an unexpected accident causes the death of someone you love, you may be angry, overwhelmed, and confused. If…

Wrongful Death Case Settled Against Contra Costa County

A wrongful death lawsuit was recently settled for against Contra Costa County for $11.7 million. The case was settled on behalf of William Tindale who…

15-Year-Old Autistic Boy Loses His Life After Negligent Prescription

A civil suit was filed in Seattle, Washington after a 15-year-old autistic boy suffered wrongful death after a drug overdose caused by a painkiller patch…

Apartment Not Equipped With Working Smoke Detectors

Our Toledo wrongful death lawyers filed suit in Wood County Court of Common Pleas this week in a case involving the Ohio accidental death of Ronald Perez,…

Body Cameras To Be Sued By Celina Police After Wrongful Death Settlement

The family of Robert Hensley accepted a public apology from the Celina Police Department shortly after their wrongful death lawsuit settled for $800,000 last month.…

Wrongful Death Standards In Ohio

https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/Who_Recovers_What_In_A_Wrongful_Death_Lawsuit____Bowling_Green__Ohio___YouTube_h264_764x430.mp4 A wrongful death case is brought on in the event that an individual suffers an untimely death due to the negligence or wrongful conduct…

Wrongful Death Cases In Ohio

https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/Sandusky__Ohio___Who_Can_File_A_Wrongful_Death_Lawsuit_In_Ohio____YouTube_h264_764x430.mp4 Losing a loved one is a pain that is unimaginable, especially when it is sudden and due to the negligence of another person or…

Wrongful Death Claim: 5 Tips From Our Lawyers

https://video.fosterwebmarketing.com/charlesboyk-law.com/httpdocs/evm/Who_Recovers_What_In_A_Wrongful_Death_Lawsuit____Bowling_Green__Ohio___YouTube_h264_764x430.mp4   Losing a loved one is one of the most difficult things that anyone could go through. When you lose someone you love due…

Don’t Feel Guilty For Perusing Your Legitimate Claim

So, one basis for a Ohio wrongful death claim is to prove negligence. The other way is to prove wrongful conduct such as an intentional…

Intra-Family Wrongful Death Claims

House Bill 278 goes into effect for new and renewed auto insurance policies on December 22, 2013. This bill prohibits any automobile insurance policy from…

Homeowners Insurance Increases, Part 2 | Toledo, Ohio Accident Lawyers

Homeowners insurance rates have increased almost 10 percent in Ohio. Here are Mike Carroll’s tips for offsetting any increases to your homeowners insurance: 1) Raise…

Damages Available To Wrongful Death Beneficiaries: Loss Of Services

Damages for loss of services are available to Ohio wrongful death beneficiaries. It’s a sort of vague claim, but essentially the law allows beneficiaries to…

Damages Available To Beneficiaries Part 4: Loss Of Society

Under this category, Ohio tragic death beneficiaries can seek financial compensation for such things as the loss of companionship, care, assistance, protection, advice, guidance, and…

Damages Available To Beneficiaries In An Ohio Wrongful Death Case PART 2

Under state law, there are five damages available to the beneficiaries. The following are two of the five damages available to beneficiaries: Loss of support:…

Amount Of Money From Wrongful Death Claim

How much money can a family member get in a wrongful death claim? A common question that we receive from family members regarding their wrongful…

11 Ways A Lawyer Can Help Your Ohio Wrongful Death Case Part 3

One of the jobs of the Toledo, Ohio tragic accident attorney is to maximize recovery for the client. In order to do that, the attorney…

11 Ways A Lawyer Can Help Your Ohio Wrongful Death Case Part 6

Insurance coverage is essential to getting the best recovery possible in most cases. Most defendants do not have enough money or assets to adequately compensate…

Equipment Failure Leads To Worker’s Wrongful Death

Workplace hazards have the potential to cause serious injury or death to workers. The law firm of Beasley Allen recently highlighted a case that they…

Damages Awarded In Wrongful Death Cases

Losing a loved one is the worst thing for someone to go through. Whether it is a parent, child, spouse, grandparent, sibling, or dependent, the…

Compensation From Wrongful Death Lawsuit

What types of compensation do I receive in a wrongful death lawsuit? If you lose a family member in a wrongful death incident, there are…

3 Things A Lawyer Will Do In A Wrongful Death Claim

If you plan to file a wrongful death claim after losing a loved one, it is wise to hire a lawyer as soon as possible.…

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