In legal terms, negligence is defined as the failure to perform one’s duty in accordance to applicable standards. If a person in North Carolina is injured because another person or business disregarded ordinary standards of care, he or she may obtain compensation from the party who caused the injury with the help of a Raleigh personal injury lawyer.
In a January 6 post, Kurtz & Blum discussed the Vortex ride accident at the NC State Fair that injured five people. Authorities conducted an investigation into the cause of the accident and discovered that the ride’s critical safety devices have been tampered with and compromised. Vortex ride owner Joshua Gene Macaroni was charged with felony assault.